Joerg Herrmann, M.D.

  1. Cardiologist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English

Joerg Herrmann, M.D., is a board-certified cardiologist. He attended Medical School in Germany and obtained specialty training in internal medicine, cardiology, and interventional cardiology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. He completed the clinician investigator track and joined the Department of Cardiovascular Diseases in 2011.

Areas of clinical expertise include:

  • Evaluation and management of patients with cancer and heart disease (Cardio-Oncology)
  • Evaluation and treatment of chest pain syndromes, including microvascular disease and endothelial dysfunction
  • Cardiac catheterization, including invasive coronary vasoreactivity testing and imaging
  • Management of patients with acute care conditions

Dr. Herrmann founded and currently serves as the director of the cardio-oncology clinic at Mayo Clinic Rochester. This clinic focuses on the care of cancer patients with heart and vascular problems. He has been recognized in this area as an expert, last but not least as the editor of one of the first textbooks on this topic. Dr. Herrmann also has a long experience with coronary artery disease, from both a research and clinical standpoint. This includes the development of narrowing as well as the alteration of the function of arteries. He is actively involved in outpatient and inpatient practice related to this very topic including the evaluation and management of patients with microvascular angina. He currently serves as the director for research of the ischemic heart disease program at Mayo.

  1. Cardiac catheterization
  2. Cardiovascular disease prevention
  3. Intensive care
  • Cardio-oncology
  • Vascular biology
  • Endothelial dysfunction
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Microvascular angina
  • Interventional cardiology
  • Quality and outcomes
  1. 2011
    Fellow - Interventional CardiologyMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2010
    Fellow - Cardiovascular DiseasesMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2008
    Clinical Investigator - Cardiology ResearchMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2006
    Resident - Internal MedicineMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 2003
    Research Fellowship - Cardiovascular DiseasesMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  6. 2000
    Resident - Internal MedicineUniversity Clinic
  7. 1999
    Internship - Internal MedicineUniversity Clinic
  8. 1997
    MDRuhr-Universitat Bochum

Certifications

  1. 2010
    Cardiovascular DiseasesAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2013
    Best Educator for Resident EducationInternal Medicine Residency Program
  2. 2008
    FinalistNorthwestern Young Investigator Forum
  3. 2008
    Mayo Clinic Stiftung Fellowship Award, academic year 2008/09Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  4. 2007
    FinalistNorthwestern Young Investigator Forum
  5. 2007
    Mayo Clinic Stiftung Fellowship Award, academic year 2007/08Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  6. 2006
    Attitude, commitment, and excellence award, academic year 2005/06Internal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  7. 2006
    Mayo Clinic Stiftung Fellowship Award, academic year 2006/07Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  8. 2005
    Attitude, commitment, and excellence award, academic year 2004/05Internal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  9. 2005
    Research Poster FinalistAmerican College of Physicians
  10. 2004
    Kellen-Stiftung Fellowship Award, academic year 2004/05Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  11. 2004
    Winner, Research CompetitionAmerican College of Physicians
  12. 2003
    Edward C. Kendall Award for Meritorious ResearchMayo Clinic Alumni Association, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  13. 2001
    First Poster AwardMayo Foundation
  14. 2001
    New Investigator AwardAmerican Heart Association
  15. 1998
    First Lecture AwardGerman Rhine-Westphalia Society of Internal Medicine

Professional memberships

  1. 2011
    Scientific Council MemberACC Interventional Scientific Council
  2. 2011 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Cardiology
  3. 2010 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  4. 2010 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  5. 2010 - present
    ReviewerAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  6. 2008 - present
    MemberEuropean Society of Cardiology
  7. 2005
    ConsultantNational Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
  8. 2004
    ConsultantNational Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
  9. 2004 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association, American Medical Association
  10. 2000
    Founding MemberEuropean Vascular Genomics Network
  11. 2000
    Editorial Board MemberAmerican Journal of Biotechnology and Biochemistry
  12. 2000
    Editorial Board MemberISRN Cardiology
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Publications

Research activities

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