Daniel Garry, MD, PhD

Daniel Garry, MD, PhD


Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • University of Minnesota Physicians

Languages I Speak

  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • Fairview Lakes Medical Center
  • Fairview Northland Medical Center
  • Fairview Ridges Hospital
  • Fairview Southdale Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care Philosophy

My philosophy is to provide outstanding comprehensive care to patients with cardiovascular disease, including a number of emerging technologies available at University of Minnesota Medical Center. My practice combines state-of-the-art therapies, compassion, and effective communication, creating a working partnership that results (overall) in high quality of life for my patients.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Advanced heart failure
  • General cardiology
  • Orthotopic heart transplant

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine; Cardiovascular Disease)

Recognition and Leadership


  • Distinguished Alumni Award, St. John's University (2010)
  • AHA Established Investigator Award (2006)
  • Doris Duke Innovation in Clinical Research Award (2001)


  • Chief, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota (2007-2014)
  • Fellow, American Heart Association
  • Principal Investigator, Midwestern Progenitor Cell Biology Consortium
  • Abbott Endowed Chair in Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Minnesota (2007-present)
  • Director, Lillehei Heart Institute
  • Member, Steering Committee Member, NHLBI Progenitor Cell Biology Consortium
  • Member, Association of University Cardiologists (2008-present)

Academic Information


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