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Ranjit John, MD, Thoracic Surgery, Minneapolis, MN, Minneapolis VA Medical Center


Thoracic Surgery Minneapolis, MN

Aortic Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery

Associate Professor, Surgery, University of Minnesota Medical School

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  • Office

    420 Delaware St SE, MC C207
    Univ Minnesota Physicians Heart
    Minneapolis, MN 55455
    Phone+1 612-625-3600
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  • Dr. Ranjit John is a thoracic surgeon in Minneapolis, MN and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Fairview Southdale Hospital, and University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview. He received his medical degree from Christian Medical College Vellore and has been in practice 28 years. He specializes in cardiovascular surgery and is experienced in aortic and mitral valve surgery, coronary artery bypass grafting, management, heart valve replacement, and artificial heart.

Education & Training

  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital
    New York-Presbyterian HospitalPost-Doctoral Fellowship, Ventricular Assist Devices, 2002 - 2003
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia Campus)
    New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia Campus)Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2001 - 2002
  • Westchester Medical Center
    Westchester Medical CenterResidency, Surgery, 1994 - 2000
  • Christian Medical College Vellore
    Christian Medical College VelloreClass of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

  • MN State Medical License
    MN State Medical License 2003 - 2025
  • MI State Medical License
    MI State Medical License 2000 - 2004
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2002 - 2004
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Regional Top Doctor Castle Connolly, 2014
  • Fellow (FACC) American College of Cardiology
  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

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Publications & Presentations


Authored Content

  • Left Ventricular Assist Device Is Protective Against Cardiac Transplant Delisting for Medical UnsuitabilityMay 2018

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