Thom W. Rooke, M.D.

  1. Internist
  2. Vascular Medicine Specialist
  3. Cardiologist


  1. Rochester, Minnesota


  1. Leg swelling
  2. Peripheral artery disease
  3. Varicose veins
  1. Sclerotherapy
  • Medical writing — fact and fiction
  • Peripheral vascular medicine
  • Sclerotherapy for varicose veins
  • Swollen limbs
  • The art of the medical lecture
  1. 1989
    Fellow - Cardiovascular MedicineMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 1986
    Resident - Internal MedicineMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1983
    Internship - Department of Physiology and BiophysicsMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 1982
    MDThe Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  5. 1978
    BS - PhysiologyUniversity of Michigan


  1. 1986
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 2005
    Vascular MedicineAmerican Board of Vascular Medicine
  3. 1989
    Cardiovascular DiseasesAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 1994
    Stuart W. Harrington Professor of SurgeryMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  2. 1986
    Awars for Venous ResearchSigvaris
  3. 1980
    Stanley J. Sarnoff Fellow for Research in Cardiovascular ScienceAwarding Organization
  4. 1978
    Annual Award for Outstanding Research FellowMichigan Heart Association
  5. 1977
    Phi Beta KappaUniversity of Michigan
  6. 1976
    Appointee - Cardiovascular Research Training ProgramUniversity of Michigan
  7. 1975
    William J. Branstrom Prize for Outstanding FreshmanUniversity of Michigan

Professional memberships

    MemberAmerican Medical Association
    MemberAmerican Venous Forum
    MemberIntersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories
    MemberAmerican Association for Vascular Surgery
    MemberAmerican Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography
    MemberAssociation for the Advancement of Wound Care
    MemberMinnesota Vascular Society
    MemberSociety for Vascular Medicine and Biology


Research activities

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