Steve R. Ommen, M.D.

  1. Cardiologist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English

Steve R. Ommen, M.D., is a board-certified cardiologist with special interest in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) and valvular heart disease. His undergraduate degree is in biomedical engineering from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. He graduated from Mayo Medical School (now Mayo Clinic School of Medicine) and obtained specialty training in internal medicine and cardiology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Areas of interest include:

  • Management of patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and valvular heart disease
  • Co-directing the Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular Review Course for Boards and Recertification
  • Associate dean, Mayo Clinic Center for Connected Care

Dr. Ommen is the medical director of the Mayo Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Clinic, the largest and longest continuous single center specializing in HCM and has been actively engaged in clinical research for patients with HCM for over two decades. He has been honored with awards for clinical care, individual excellence, team excellence, and recently was named one of the top 15 digital health executives in the U.S.

  1. Heart valve disease
  2. Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  1. Echocardiogram
  • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • Valvular heart disease
  • Echocardiography
  • Cardiovascular hemodynamics
  • Education
  1. 1999
    Fellow - Cardiovascular DiseasesMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 1995
    Resident - Internal MedicineMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1992
    MDMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 1988
    BS - Biomedical EngineeringNorthwestern University

Certifications

  1. 1998
    Cardiovascular DiseasesAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2010
    Excellence in Teamwork AwardAskMayoExpert
  2. 2007
    Excellence in Teamwork Award, Cardiology Congenital Cardiomyopathy Marfan Outpatient Coordination FirmDivision of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  3. 2005
    Outstanding Course DirectorMayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  4. 2004
    Excellence in Teaching RecognitionMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  5. 2004
    Mayo Award of Individual ExcellenceMayo Clinic
  6. 1999
    Outstanding Achievement Award in Clinical CardiologyMayo Clinic
  7. 1997
    Chief FellowCardiovascular Training Program, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  8. 1988
    Lucy B. Gooding Endowed ScholarMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration

Professional memberships

  1. 2010 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Marketing Council, Mayo Clinic Committees
  2. 2008 - 2011
    MemberAdministrative Committee of the Mayo Clinic Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  3. 2008 - present
    Vice ChairContinuing Education Committee - Rochester, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  4. 2008 - present
    MemberEducation Technology Oversight Committee, Education Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  5. 2008 - present
    LeaderKnowledge Content Board - Cardiovascular Diseases, AskMayoExpert
  6. 2007 - 2010
    MemberAmerican College of Cardiology
  7. 2007 - 2010
    MemberProgram Committee, American College of Cardiology
  8. 2006 - 2009
    MemberProgram Committee, Council on Clinical Cardiology, American Heart Association
  9. 2005 - present
    Executive Committee MemberDivision of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  10. 2005 - 2011
    MemberCardiovascular Diseases Research Committee, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  11. 2005 - 2006
    ChairInformation Technology Committee, Echocardiography Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
  12. 2005 - present
    MemberCardiovascular Clinical Practice Committee, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  13. 2004 - present
    MemberContinuing Education Committee - Rochester, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  14. 2003
    MemberUpdate in Cardiovascular Diseases, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  15. 2003
    MemberCardiovascular Session, Mayo Alumni Association 63rd International Meeting, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  16. 2003 - 2005
    MemberCardiovascular Diseases Outpatient Practice Committee, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  17. 2003 - present
    MemberInformation Technology Committee, Echocardiography Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
  18. 2003 - present
    MemberEchocardiographic Core Research Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  19. 2003 - present
    MemberExecutive Committee, Echocardiography Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
  20. 2003 - present
    MemberMayo Review Course for Cardiology Boards and Recertification, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  21. 2001
    MemberRecruitment, Promotion and Retention: Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  22. 2000 - 2005
    MemberClinical Practice Committee, Echocardiography Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
  23. 1997
    MemberAffiliate-in-Training Forum @ ACC 98
  24. 1997
    MemberPlanning Committee, Affiliate-in-Training Forum @ ACC 98
  25. 1997 - 2011
    MemberEducation Committee, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  26. 1997 - 1998
    MemberPriorities of Laboratory Testing Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  27.  
    Co-DirectorMayo Review Course for Cardiology Boards and Recertification, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  28.  
    DirectorCardiovascular Session, Mayo Alumni Association 63rd International Meeting, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  29.  
    Co-DirectorUpdate in Cardiovascular Diseases, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  30.  
    ChairAME Editorial Board, AskMayoExpert
  31.  
    FellowCouncil on Clinical Cardiology, American Heart Association
  32.  
    Abstract GraderAmerican College of Cardiology
  33.  
    FellowAmerican College of Cardiology
  34.  
    Abstract GraderCouncil on Clinical Cardiology, American Heart Association
  35.  
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  36.  
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
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Research activities

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