Sandhu Gurpreet S.

Sandhu Gurpreet S.


Gurpreet S. Sandhu, MD, PhD, FACC
Professor of Medicine
Chair, Division of Interventional Cardiology
Director, Dr. Earl Wood Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota


MBBS – University of Delhi
PhD Molecular Biology – Mayo Clinic
Internal Medicine Residency – University of Minnesota
Cardiovascular Diseases Fellowship – Mayo Clinic
Interventional Cardiology Fellowship – Mayo Clinic

Dr. Sandhu is the Chair, Division of Interventional Cardiology and the Director of the Mayo Clinic  Cardiac Cath Lab. He is also a Professor of Medicine and was previously the Director of the  Cardiovascular Innovation Laboratory for translational research. Clinical interests include  performing complex coronary artery revascularization procedures, treatment of valvular/structural heart disease and interventional management of chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension. Research interests include developing novel therapies for
cardiovascular diseases based upon nanotechnology, cell therapy and interventional devices.  With approximately 20 patents covering molecular, cellular and device base technologies, Dr. Sandhu recently completed a first in man study of a novel catheter designed to cross a stenotic  aortic valve. He is also the Principal Investigator or co-investigator on numerous national and
international research grants and clinical studies.