Rochus Voeller, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Appointment Phone:

Health Networks

  • University of Minnesota Physicians

Languages I Speak

  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • Fairview Southdale Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care Philosophy

I believe in providing the best possible care to each cardiac surgery patient by applying the latest technology/techniques and evidence-based medicine in a compassionate, individualized approach.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Adult cardiac surgery
  • Atrial fibrillation surgery
  • Heart and lung transplantation
  • Mechanical circulatory assists devices
  • Minimally invasive valve surgery

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN


  • Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO


  • Washington University, St. Louis, MO (Cardiothoracic Surgery)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Recognition and Leadership


  • Minnesota Medical Foundation, Class of 1947 Scholarship (2000- 2003)
  • Lupus Foundation of Minnesota Fellowship Award (2000)
  • Case Medical Scholarship (2001)
  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor - Rising Star" (2017)
  • Minnesota Monthly Magazine “Top Doctors” (2018)

Academic Information

Assistant Professor