Kyla M. Lara-Breitinger, M.D.

  1. Cardiologist
  2. Echocardiographer

Grupos especializados


  1. Rochester, Minnesota



Kyla Lara-Breitinger M.D., M.S., is a cardiologist practicing in the Division of Cardiovascular Prevention and Division of Echocardiography. Her clinical focus includes primary and secondary cardiovascular disease prevention, management of obesity-related cardiovascular disease, utilization of nutrition interventions to improve cardiovascular disease risk factors, and basic and advanced echocardiography.

  1. Cardiac rehabilitation
  2. Cardiovascular disease prevention
  3. Cardiovascular monitoring
  4. Cardioversion
  5. Exercise stress test
  6. Transesophageal echocardiogram
  7. Transthoracic echocardiogram
  • Primary and Secondary Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
  • Obesity-related Cardiovascular Disease Management
  • Nutrition Intervention for Cardiovascular Disease
  • Interventional and Intraoperative Echocardiography
  • Transthoracic and Transesophageal Echocardiography
  1. 2022
    SubSpec FellowCardiology, Preventive, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2022
    Advanced Fellowship - Advanced Echocardiography, Mayo Level 3: further training in intraoperative TEE, interventional TEE, scanning/interpretation of TTE, stress echocardiography, and inpatient TEEEchocardiography Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
  3. 2021
    FellowCardiovascular Disease, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2018
    Clinical ResidencyIcahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  5. 2015
    MDRush Medical College
  6. 2010
    MSColumbia University
  7. 2008
    BAUniversity of California Berkeley


  1. 2021
    Cardiovascular DiseasesAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 2018
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2021
    2021 Paul Dudley White International Scholar American Heart Association

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    BloggerAmerican Heart Association
  2. 2020 - present
    Active FellowAmerican Medical Women's Association
  3. 2019 - present
    Active FellowEuropean Society of Cardiology
  4. 2019 - present
    Active FellowNational Lipid Association
  5. 2018 - present
    Active MemberSocial Committee
  6. 2018 - present
    Active FellowAmerican College of Cardiology