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Rafael Andrade, MD, Thoracic Surgery, Minneapolis, MN, University of Minnesota


Thoracic Surgery Minneapolis, MN

Cardiovascular Surgery

Assistant Professor, Surgery, University of Minnesota Medical School

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    University Of Minnesota Physicians
    424 Harvard Street Se, First Floor, Suite M100
    Minneapolis, MN 55455
    Phone+1 612-625-5411
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  • Dr. Rafael Andrade, MD is a board certified thoracic surgeon in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in Minnesota, Iowa, and Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with University of Minnesota, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System, and St. Cloud Veterans Affairs Health Care System.

Education & Training

  • Indiana University School of Medicine
    Indiana University School of MedicineFellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2001 - 2003
  • University of Minnesota
    University of MinnesotaResidency, Surgery, 1995 - 2000
  • Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
    Universidad Nacional Autonoma de MexicoClass of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

  • IA State Medical License
    IA State Medical License 2013 - 2014
  • MN State Medical License
    MN State Medical License 2004 - 2023
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2004 - 2006
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2003 - 2005
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Regional Top Doctor Castle Connolly, 2014
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012-2013

Publications & Presentations


Press Mentions

  • Survival After Uniportal Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery for Lung Cancer: A Multi-Institution Analysis
    Survival After Uniportal Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery for Lung Cancer: A Multi-Institution AnalysisMay 24th, 2022

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