Ana I. Casanegra, M.D., M.S.

  1. Internist
  2. Vascular Medicine Specialist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

EnglishSpanish

Dr. Casanegra is an Associate Professor of Medicine with a primary appointment in the Department of Cardiovascular Diseases (Vascular Division). She is the current Director of the Thrombophilia Center and the co-Director of the multidisciplinary Antiphospholipid Syndrome Clinic. She has undergone extensive training prior to joining the Mayo Clinic Vascular Division. This includes fellowship completion in Vascular Medicine at Cleveland Clinic and a master's in clinical and Translational Research at the School of Public Health at the University of Oklahoma. Her research interests include venous thrombosis, prevention and treatment including complex thrombophilia evaluation and management, and diagnostics of vascular diseases. Her clinical interests include peripheral artery disease, non-atherosclerotic arterial disease, antiphospholipid syndrome, arterial and venous thrombosis, and anticoagulation management.

  1. Aneurysm
  2. Antiphospholipid syndrome
  3. Antithrombin deficiency
  4. Aortic dissection
  5. Arterial embolism
  6. Carotid artery disease
  7. Deep vein thrombosis
  8. Factor V Leiden
  9. Fibromuscular dysplasia
  10. Mesenteric ischemia
  11. Peripheral artery disease
  12. Protein C deficiency
  13. Protein S deficiency
  14. Pulmonary embolism
  15. Renal artery stenosis
  16. Thrombophilia
  17. Thrombophlebitis
  18. Venous thrombosis
  19. Vertebral artery stenosis
  20. Visceral artery aneurysm
  1. Anticoagulant therapy
  2. Ultrasound
  • Antiphospholipid syndrome
  • Vascular medicine
  • Peripheral arterial disease
  • Thromboembolic disease
  • Deep vein thrombosis
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Aneurysmal and dissection disease
  • Carotid, vertebral, renal and mesenteric artery stenosis
  • Vascular ultrasound and vascular physiologic studies
  1. 2015
    Master of Science - Clinical and Translational ResearchUniversity of Oklahoma College of Public Health
  2. 2010
    FellowCleveland Clinic Foundation
  3. 2009
    Chief ResidentBridgeport Hospital/Yale University Program
  4. 2008
    ResidencyDanbury Hospital/Yale University Program
  5. 2005
    FellowHospital Privado Universitario de Cordoba
  6. 2002
    Chief ResidentHospital Privado Universitario de Cordoba
  7. 2002
    ResidencyHospital Privado Universitario de Cordoba
  8. 1997
    MDFacultad de Ciencias Medicas, Universidad Nacional de Cordoba

Certifications

  1. 2010
    Vascular MedicineAmerican Board of Vascular Medicine
  2. 2008
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2015
    Inducted to the Academy of Teaching ScholarsUniversity of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
  2. 2014
    Oklahoma Shared Clinical and Translational Resources (OSCTR) ScholarUniversity of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
  3. 2012
    Physician in Training Travel ScholarshipAmerican College of Phlebology
  4. 2010
    Most voted interactive caseSociety of Vascular Medicine website
  5. 2009
    PAD Workshop Scholarship for AttendanceAmerican Heart Association
  6. 2008
    Second prize for original research oral presentation. 23rd Annual JL Belsky, MD, Research Day Danbury Hospital/Yale University Program
  7. 2003
    Prof. Dr. Juan C Fasciolo ACE polymorphism and diastolic essential hypertensionNational Meeting of Arterial Hypertension
  8. 1995
    Second prize in short story contestAssociation of high school and Tertiary Education Teachers
  9. 1995
    First prize and publication Concurso Literario de poesia y cuento Direccion de cultura de la Provincia de Cordoba
  10. 1993
    Goethe Institut und Deutscher Volkhochschul-verband ScholarshipGoethe Instiut Staufen
  11. 1989
    SemifinalistRioplatense Mathematical Olympiad
  12. 1988
    SemifinalistRioplatense Mathematical Olympiad
  13. 1987
    Semifinalist Rioplatense Mathematical Olympiad

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    Member of Assessment Committee for General Vascular certificationAlliance for Physician Certification & Advancement
  2. 2020 - present
    Assessment CommitteeAlliance for Physician Certification and Advancement
  3. 2020 - present
    Knowledge Content BoardAskMayoExpert
  4. 2020 - present
    Editorial Board MemberSociety for Vascular Medicine
  5. 2020 - present
    Writing Committee MemberAmerican Heart Association
  6. 2020 - 2022
    Editorial Board MemberJournal of Vascular Medicine
  7. 2020 - present
    MemberEnterprise Anticoagulation Quality Committee
  8. 2019 - present
    Meeting ChairAskMayoExpert, DVT/PE Multidisciplinary Knowledge Content Board
  9. 2019 - 2021
    Member, Education CommitteeSociety for Vascular Medicine
  10. 2019 - 2021
    Member, Scientific Program CommitteeSociety for Vascular Medicine
  11. 2019 - present
    MemberDepartment of Cardiology, Outpatient Practice Subcommittee
  12. 2019 - 2021
    Member, Membership and Credentials CommitteeSociety for Vascular Medicine
  13. 2018 - present
    MemberClinical Practice Committee, Gonda Vascular Center
  14. 2018 - present
    MemberEpic Optimization Committee
  15. 2018 - present
    Knowledge Content BoardAskMayoExpert, Vascular Medicine
  16. 2018 - present
    Board MemberAsk Mayo Expert
  17. 2017 - 2020
    MemberEpic Superuser
  18. 2017 - 2022
    Scientific Program Committee MemberSociety for Vascular Medicine
  19. 2017 - 2021
    MemberSociety for Vascular Medicine
  20. 2016 - 2021
    Education CommitteeSociety for Vascular Medicine
  21. 2016 - 2021
    Alan T. Hirsch Travel Award SubcommitteeSociety for Vascular Medicine
  22. 2015 - present
    MemberSociety of Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  23. 2015 - present
    MemberInternational Society on Thrombosis and Hemostasis
  24. 2014 - present
    Associate MemberAmerican Heart Association
  25. 2013 - 2022
    Membership CommitteeSociety for Vascular Medicine
  26. 2012 - 2016
    MemberClinical Competency Committee, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
  27. 2012 - 2020
    Writing CommitteeAmerican Board of Vascular Medicine
  28. 2011 - present
    MemberAmerican Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  29. 2009 - present
    Fellow MemberSociety for Vascular Medicine

Publications