DepartmentsCardiovascular MedicineChildren's CenterPediatric and Adolescent MedicineSpecialty GroupsPediatric CardiologyLocationRochester, MinnesotaLanguagesEnglishExisting patientsSend a secure message via patient portal Conditions treatedAtrial fibrillationHeart arrhythmiaSeizure Vasovagal syncopeVentricular tachycardia Procedures performedAblationEndovenous thermal ablationPercutaneous valve procedureUltrasound InterestsAblation for atrial fibrillationAnatomical basis for arrythmiasElectrical invasive mapping for noncardiac structuresIntracardiac ultrasoundDevelopment of a percutaneous epicardial system to close the left atrial appendageRenal nerve stimulation for the treatment of neurocardiogenic syncopeDevelopment of a novel circuit to prevent coagulum formation during radiofrequency ablation proceduresSpecifically designed and created tools to allow electrophysiology mapping and ablation through the veins of the central nervous system to treat seizures and other central nervous system disorders Mayo Clinic locations Rochester, Minnesota Driving directions More info Billing & insurance Accessibility services Education2000Fellow - Electrophysiology/PacingMayo Clinic in Rochester1998Fellow - CardiologyUniversity of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City1995Chief ResidentUniversity of Wisconsin, Madison1994ResidentUniversity of Wisconsin, Madison1992InternshipSt. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY1990House Officer - (Nagari, India)CSI Hospitals, Christian Medical College1988Post-Grad - (Vellore, India)Christian Medical College1987MB BS - (Vellore, India)Christian Medical CollegeShow more education Activities and honorsCertifications2017Adult Congenital Heart DiseaseAmerican Board of Internal Medicine2000Clinical Cardiac ElectrophysiologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine1998Cardiovascular DiseasesAmerican Board of Internal Medicine1994Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineShow more certificationsAwards and honors20212020 Mayo Clinic Distinguished Inventor AwardMayo Clinic2021James M. and Lee S. Vann ProfessorshipNamed Professorship, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN2021Stanford University Names World's Top 2% Scientists, 2021Stanford University20202020 Distinguished Inventor of the YearMayo Clinic Rochester20202020 Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education Program Director Award. Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration20172017 Teacher of the YearMayo Fellows Association, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine2014Mayo Clinic Distinguished Educator AwardMayo Clinic2012Outstanding Teacher AwardInternational Dead Sea Symposium 20122011Heart Rhythm Society's Distinguished Teacher AwardHeart Rhythm Society2010Teacher of the Year, Cardiovascular DiseasesMayo Clinic in Rochester2009Teacher of the Year, Cardiovascular DiseasesMayo Clinic2008Department of Internal Medicine Teacher of the Year AwardMayo Clinic2008Teacher of the YearMayo Clinic2008Teacher of the Year, Internal MedicineMayo Clinic2008Teacher of the Year, Cardiovascular DiseasesMayo Clinic2008Mayo Award for Partnership in CareMayo Clinic2007Faculty of the Year AwardMayo Clinic2003W. Proctor Harvey, M.D., Young Teacher AwardAmerican College of Cardiology2003Department of Internal Medicine Teacher of the Year AwardMayo Clinic2003Mayo Award for Individual ExcellenceMayo Clinic2001Cardiovascular Outstanding Teacher of the Year AwardMayo Clinic1994Excellence in TeachingUniversity of Wisconsin1986Jacob Chandy Gold Medal for The Best Outgoing Clinical Medical StudentAwarding Organization1986Kutumbiah Memorial Gold Medal in Clinic MedicineAwarding Organization1985Captain Jaisingh Jadhav Gold Medal in PediatricsAwarding Organization1985Phillip Simmons Gold Medal in Clinical PsychiatryAwarding OrganizationShow more awards and honorsProfessional memberships2021 - presentFellowNational Academy of Inventors2020 - presentChief Medical OfficerMediCool Technologies, Inc2020 - presentCommittee MemberHeart Rhythm Society2017 - presentBoard MemberAmerican College of Cardiology2017 - presentBoard MemberAmerican Heart Association2017 - 2018Board LiaisonHeart Rhythm Society2017 - presentHonorary Lifetime MemberIndian Heart Rhythm Society2017 - presentBoard of Trustees, Board MemberHeart Rhythm Society2008 - presentMemberExecutive Committee, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine2006 - presentDirectorElectrophysiology Fellowship Program, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal MedicineShow more professional membershipsPublicationsSee my publicationsResearch activitiesSee a description of research activities. Conditions treatedProcedures performedInterestsMayo Clinic locationsEducationActivities and honors Request an appointment PST-20217575 Doctors & Medical Staff Asirvatham, Samuel J. M.D.