John Stulak, MD, Thoracic Surgery, Rochester, MN, Mayo Clinic Hospital - Rochester

JohnMStulakMD

Thoracic Surgery Rochester, MN

Adult Cardiac Surgery, Aortic Surgery, Cardiopulmonary Transplantation, Cardiovascular Surgery

Cardiovascular Surgeon, Associate Professor of Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

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Summary

  • I am a board certified cardiovascular surgeon and Medical Director in the Department of Cardiovascular Surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. I have a special interest in the surgical treatment of advanced heart failure, including the use of ventricular assist devices in heart transplantation.
  • Back in the pool after open heart surgery: Mayo Clinic Radio

    On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast, patient Clay "Trip" shares his story: from open heart surgery to chasing a world record. He's joined by Dr. John Stulak, the M

    Dr. John Stulak - Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic

    John Stulak, M.D., is a board-certified cardiovascular surgeon and Medical Director in the Department of Cardiovascular Surgery at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN.

    #MayoClinicRadio podcast: 7/13/19

    Listen: Mayo Clinic Radio: 7/13/19 When one of the heart's natural pumps isn't working well, a ventricular assist device can be used to increase the amount of b

    Advanced Heart Failure Treatment with Left Ventricular Assist Device - Mayo Clin

    Mayo Clinic heart specialists describe considerations for treatment with ventricular assist devices (VAD) for patients living with advanced heart failure. John

    Updates in ventricular assist device technology - Mayo Clinic

    VAD experts John Stulak, M.D., Sudhir Kushwaha, M.D., Sarah Schettle, P.A.-C. and Gayatri Acharya, M.D., discuss current updates in ventricular assist device te

    Ventricular Assist Device surgical procedures and post-care for patients - Mayo

    Description: Mayo Heart Failure experts John Stulak, M.D., Sudhir Kushwaha, M.D., Sarah Schettle, P.A.-C. and Gayatri Acharya, M.D., review ventricular assist d

    Treatment of Mechanical Devices for Patients with Advanced Heart Failure - Mayo

    Heart Failure specialists John Stulak, M.D., Sudhir Kushwaha, M.D., Sarah Schettle, P.A.-C., Gayatri Acharya, M.D., discuss using ventricular assist devices in

    Mayo Clinic: Ventricular Assist Devices as Bridge to Transplantation: What You N

    John Stulak, M.D., discusses ventricular assist devices (VAD), including the HeartMate II and Heartware HVAD.

    Dick's Story - Strong Will to Live Leads Patient to Mayo Clinic

    In this Mayo Clinic video, patient Dick Feller, and John M. Stulak, M.D., cardiac surgeon, share his remarkable journey to Mayo Clinic for treatment of heart fa

    Mayo Clinic: Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD) in Treatment of Advanced Heart Fai

    Drs. Rajiv Gulati, and John Stulak discusses the advancement of VADs and their role as a destination therapy in treating patients with advanced heart failure.

    Mayo Clinic: Ventricular Assist Devices as Bridge to Transplantation: Therapy Op

    In this video, Mayo Clinic heart surgeon John Stulak, M.D., discusses ventricular assist device therapy options for less sick patients with advanced heart failu

Education & Training

  • University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
    University of Michigan Hospitals and Health CentersFELLOWSHIP
  • Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
    Mayo School of Graduate Medical EducationFELLOWSHIP
  • Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
    Mayo School of Graduate Medical EducationRESIDENCY
  • Temple University School of Medicine
    Temple University School of MedicineMEDICAL_SCHOOL

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2016 - 2021
  • WI State Medical License
    WI State Medical License 2016 - 2021
  • AZ State Medical License
    AZ State Medical License 2016 - 2021
  • MI State Medical License
    MI State Medical License 2010 - 2023
  • MN State Medical License
    MN State Medical License 2003 - 2021
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Regional Top Doctor Castle Connolly, 2014

Publications & Presentations

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Authored Content

  • Long-Term Sirolimus for Primary Immunosuppression in Heart Transplant RecipientsFebruary 2018

Press Mentions

  • Mayo Clinic Recognized for Outstanding Video in Telling Patient Stories
    Mayo Clinic Recognized for Outstanding Video in Telling Patient StoriesNovember 19, 2020 15:41
  • Heart Surgery Keeps Trip Hedrick Swimming Strong
    Heart Surgery Keeps Trip Hedrick Swimming StrongDecember 19, 2019 23:50
  • #MayoClinicRadio Podcast: 7/13/19
    #MayoClinicRadio Podcast: 7/13/19July 20, 2019 01:10
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