Rekha Mankad, M.D.

  1. Cardiologist
  2. Echocardiographer


  1. Rochester, Minnesota



Rekha Mankad is a noninvasive cardiologist with special interest in heart disease in women, heart disease associated with autoimmune conditions, and valvular heart diseases.

Her Clinical Focus Includes:

  • Properly care for women with symptoms suggestive of heart disease
  • Discuss the increased cardiovascular risks related to autoimmune conditions through the Cardio-rheumatology Clinic
  • Evaluating, managing and treating patients with various valvular heart diseases
  • Gender disparities that exist in regards to heart disease
  • The relationship between autoimmune diseases and coronary artery disease
  • Gender differences in valvular heart disease
  1. 1998
    Chief Fellow - CardiovascularAllegheny General Hospital
  2. 1997
    Fellow - CardiovascularAllegheny General Hospital
  3. 1995
    Resident - Internal MedicineAllegheny General Hospital
  4. 1992
    BS/MDNortheastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 1992
    Honors: Biochemistry, Internal Medicine, Pathology, Trauma Surgery,Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
  2. 1992
    Summa Cum LaudeNortheastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine

Professional memberships

  1. 2016 - present
    MemberWomen’s Health Executive Subcommittee (WHES)
  2. 2011
    Co-DirectorEchocardiography for the Senographer - Focus on Adult Echocardiography
  3. 2011
    MemberCardiovascular Referring Physician Leadership Team
  4. 2011
    PreceptorMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  5. 2010 - present
    MemberStandardized Measurement Committee
  6. 2010 - present
    LeaderAtrial Fibrillation DRG Working Group
  7. 2009 - present
    Active MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  8. 2009
    MemberWomenheart Go Red Luncheon, Womenheart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease
  9. 2006 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Echocardiography
  10. 2005 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Cardiology