Martin G. Rodriguez-Porcel, M.D.

  1. Cardiologist


  1. Rochester, Minnesota


  1. Arteriosclerosis/atherosclerosis
  2. Heart disease
  3. High blood cholesterol
  4. High blood pressure
  • Use of molecular imaging for the assessment of gene and cell therapy in cardiovascular diseases
  • Utilization of functional imaging for pathophysiological processes
  • Risk factors (Hypercholesterolemia, Hypertension) interaction and atherosclerosis
  • Cross-talk between the heart and the kidney in atherosclerosis
  1. 2007
    Post Doctoral Fellowship - Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford Mentor: Dr. Sanjiv Sam GambhirStanford University
  2. 2003
    Fellow - Cardiovascular Diseases, Clinician-Investigator trackMayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1998
    Resident - Internal MedicineAlton Ochsner Medical Foundation
  4. 1996
    MS - Physiology and Biophysics - Physiology trackMayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 1996
    Research Fellowship - Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Advisor: Juan Carlos Romero, MDMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  6. 1993
    MDUniversidad del Salvador


  1. 2008
    Nuclear CardiologyCertification Board of Nuclear Cardiology
  2. 2008
    Cardiovascular DiseasesAmerican Board of Internal Medicine


Research activities

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