Minneapolis Heart Institute®

Minneapolis Heart Institute (MHI®) was formed in 1981 with the goal of providing expert clinical care, educating both the public and health care professionals and advancing the field of cardiology through research. Over the past 36 years, the Institute has grown to be one of the top-rated cardiovascular centers in the world, consistently nationally ranked by US News and World Report for cardiology and heart surgery.

95% of patients would "definitely" recommend this hospital to family and friends

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MHI providers
offer a full range of cardiovascular services

mhi locations

MHI locations
throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin

mhi services

MHI services
include treatments that are not readily available elsewhere

Latest Minneapolis Heart Institute news

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Minneapolis Heart Institute: Newsweek’s World’s Best

Allina Health’s Abbott Northwestern Hospital is ranked highly in nine out of 10 specialties in Newsweek magazine’s list of the World’s Best Specialized Hospitals 2022 including a 20th ranking worldwide in Cardiology.


Top-ranked in the Twin Cities in cardiology and heart surgery

Abbott Northwestern Hospital is ranked #1 in the Twin Cities and ranked nationally in cardiology and heart surgery by US News & World Report 2021-2022.

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Minneapolis Heart Institute is a Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care

This means we demonstrate expertise in quality care, resulting in better overall outcomes for patients, by meeting objective clinical measures developed in collaboration with expert physician panels and national medical organizations.