Ganesh Raveendran, MD

Ganesh Raveendran, MD

Interventional Cardiologist
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Health Networks

  • University of Minnesota Physicians

Languages I Speak

  • English

Hospital Privileges

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

Care Philosophy

I desire to be an innovative leader in the field of general cardiac care and interventional cardiology and am dedicated to the highest standard of care to restore patients to optimal health and quality of life. I approach all relationships with integrity and strive to deliver superior service to patients and referring physicians.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Coronary Physiology
  • Invasive Hemodynamics
  • Percutaneous Closure of Patent Foramen Ovale and Atrial Septal Defect
  • Premature Atherosclerosis
  • Vascular Biology

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Jaffna, Jaffna, Sri Lanka


  • Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
  • Wayne State University, Detroit MI (Internal Medicine)


  • Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX (Critical Care Medicine)
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Other Education

  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (M.S. - Clinical Research Design and Statistical Analysis)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Cardiovascular Disease
  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Critical Care Medicine

Recognition and Leadership


  • Minnesota Monthly Magazine “Top Doctors” (2017)
  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2012, 2016-2019)
  • Educational Excellence Award Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota (2010)


  • Administrative Director, Interventional Cardiology, University of Minnesota
  • Medical Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, University of Minnesota

Academic Information


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