Stephen Battista, MD, FACC
6401 France Ave. S.
Edina, MN 55435-2199
Philosophy of Care:I think all patients are unique and need to be evaluated and tested in a sensitive and caring manner. The best care results from the appropriate blend of science and compassion.
"Best Doctors for Women" Minnesota Monthly Magazine 2013
Mpls. St. Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" - (2013, 2014)
Elected A.O.A. as a third year medical student
Outstanding Student in Internal Medicine, 1985
Gold Headed Cane Award while in medical school (awarded to the outstanding medical student by vote of the senior class)
Elected A.E.D. Premed National Honor Society
Left Ventricular Hypertrophy and Mortality After Aortic Valve Replacement for Aortic Stenosis. A High Risk Subgroup Identified by Pre-operative Relative Wall Thickness. Orsinelli, DA, Aurigemma, GP, Battista S, et al. JACC 1993; 22:1679-83.
Abnormal Left Ventricular Intracavitary Flow Acceleration in Patients Undergoing Aortic Valve Replacement for Aortic Stenosis: A Marker for High Postoperative Morbidity and Mortality. Aurigemma G, Battista S, Orsinelli D, et al. Circulation 1002; 86:926-36.
Laser Facilitated Angioplasty and Thrombolysis in Acute Myocardial Infarction Complicated by Prolonged or Recurrent Chest Pain. Topaz O, Rozenbaum A, Battista S, Peterson C, Wysham D. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Diagnosis 1993; 28:7-16.