Marc Pritzker, MD, FACC

Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division

Marc Pritzker

Contact Info

Mailing Address:
420 Delaware Street SE
MMC 508 Mayo
8508A (Campus Delivery Code)
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Mai Xiong

Administrative Email

Additional Locations

M Health Fairview Clinics & Surgery Center

Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division


Medical School, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Residency, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


Heart disease is a chronic disease that requires a system of care to provide establisehd treatments and patient education and reinforcement, as well as to use established therapies in new and novel ways, and provide access to new and promising therapies as they emerge. We have a system of care that provides easy access and a team approach to long-term care, patient education, and therapy adjustment.

Awards & Recognition

  • Minnesota Monthly Best Doctors for Women (2014)
  • Best Doctors in America® (2011-2012)



  • Pedersen WR, Van Tassel RA, Pierce TA, Pence DM, Monyak DJ, Kim TH, Harris KM, Knickelbine T, Lesser JR, Madison JD, Mooney MR, Goldenberg IF, Longe TF, Poulose AK, Graham KJ, Nelson RR,
  • Pritzker MR , Pagan-Carlo LA, Boisjolie CR, Zenovich AG, Schwartz RS. Radiation following percutaneous balloon aortic valvuloplasty to prevent restenosis (RADAR pilot trial). Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2006 Jun 30; [Epub ahead of print]
  • Pritzker MR , Lesser J, Long T.: MRI pulmonary angiograms. Chest. 2005 Dec; 128(6 Suppl):630S.
  • McGriffin DC, Brown R, Kirklin DC, Bourge RC, Pritzker MR , et al. The case for selective re-issuance of medical certificates to allow pilots who have received a heart transplant to resume flying. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2005;24(3):259-69.
  • Chapman SA, Gilkerson KL, Davin TD, Pritzker MR : Acute renal failure and immune globulin occurs with sucrose stabilized, but not D-Sorbitol-stabilized formulation. Ann Pharmacother. 2004 38(12):2059-67



  • Complex heart disease and disease management
  • Heart failure
  • Non-healing wounds
  • Pulmonary artery hypertension
  • Heart transplantation and regeneration
  • Endothelial dysfunction (blood vessel disease)
  • Electrophysiology


Fairview Southdale Hospital;Transplant Center

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Diseases

Clinical Interests

Complex heart disease and disease management; Heart failure; Non-healing wounds; Pulmonary artery hypertension; Heart transplantation and regeneration; Endothelial dysfunction (blood vessel disease); Electrophysiology

Hospital Privileges

Fairview Lakes Medical Center; Maple Grove Hospital; Fairview Northland Medical Center; Fairview Southdale Hospital; University of Minnesota Medical Center