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Ashenafi Tamene

Ashenafi Tamene

Minneapolis Heart Institute® is recognized internationally as one of the world’s leading providers of heart and vascular care. We have developed an Integrated Cardiovascular Care Model, involving groundbreaking clinical research, scientific innovation, and premier medical care with top-ranked physicians throughout the Midwest, that are blurring the lines between today’s advanced clinical practices and tomorrow’s possibilities. We focus on the full range of cardiovascular specialties, working toward excellence in all areas of heart disease - prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation - as we work to change the face of CV care worldwide.

Dr. Tamene is originally from Ethiopia. He studied medicine at Addis Ababa University and completed his internal medicine residency and cardiology fellowship at the University of Minnesota. He specializes in general cardiology and cardiac imaging. 

  • Education

    • Addis Ababa University
  • Specialties

    • Cardiovascular disease
    • Internal medicine
  • Board Certification

    • Cardiovascular disease
    • Internal medicine
  • Residency

    • University of Minnesota
  • Associations Memberships

    • American College of Cardiology
    • American Society of Echocardiography
  • Gender

    • Male
  • Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • America's PPO
    • BCBS of MN
    • Cigna Health
    • First Health/Coventry
    • Great-West Healthcare
    • HealthPartners
    • Humana
    • Medica
    • Medicaid/Medicare
    • Metropolitan Health Plan
    • Partnership Health Plan
    • Patient Choice
    • PPO USA
    • Preferred One
    • PrimeWest
    • SelectCare/LaborCare
    • South Country Health Alliance
    • UCare MN
    • United Behavioral
    • United Health Care
    • WEA Wisconsin
    • Wisconsin Physician Services