Demetris Yannopoulos, MD

Demetris Yannopoulos, MD

Interventional Cardiologist

Languages I Speak

  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • Fairview Lakes Medical Center
  • Maple Grove Hospital
  • Fairview Ridges Hospital
  • Fairview Southdale Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care Philosophy

I am interested in delivering the best care to my patients based on current up-to-date evidence. My personal interests are coronary artery disease, valvular and structural disease and emergent cardiac care and cardiopulmonary.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Structural Cardiology

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece


  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


  • Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Board Certifications

  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates
  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Recognition and Leadership


  • AHA Young Investigator Award in Resuscitation Science Symposium (2010)
  • Best Resuscitation Abstract Award, AHA Scientific Sessions (2009)
  • AHA Young Investigator Award Recipient, Resuscitation Science Symposium (2008)
  • AHA Young Investigator Award Recipient (2005)
  • LW Miller Award of Clinical Excellence and Dedication to Cardiovascular Research (2007)


  • Research Director, Interventional Cardiology, University of Minnesota
  • Director, Minnesota Research Consortium
  • Member, AHA/ECC 2010 CPR and Emergent Cardiac Care Guidelines Writing Committee
  • Member, AHA/ECC BLS and Research Working Group Subcommittee
  • Member, Organization Committee of the AHA, Resuscitation Science Symposium Conference

Academic Information

Associate Professor of Medicine

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