Ashenafi Tamene, MD
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Dr. Ashenafi Tamene is a provider with Minneapolis Heart Institute. His special interests include cardiovascular prevention, valvular heart disease, heart failure and cardiac imaging.

Dr. Tamene is honest, thorough and compassionate. His inspiration comes from treating young adults with rheumatic valve disease in his native country of Ethiopia. He revels in the complexity of his patient's cases.  

Favorite Wellness Tip; A bit of exercise each day, keeps the doctor away.


Hospital Affiliations
Board-Certified Specialties
  • Cardiovascular disease
Professional Interests
  • Heart failure
  • Cardiovascular imaging/visualization
  • Heart diseases--prevention
  • Heart valve diseases
  • Male
Personal Interests
  • Soccer
  • Spending time with family
Years of Experience
  • 4
Educational Institutions
  • Ababa University, College of Health Science, School of Medicine, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Internal Medicine, University of Minnesota
  • Cardiology, University of Minnesota

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