John Foker, MD, PhD

Robert L. and Sharon G. Kaster Professor, Department of Surgery

John Foker

Contact Info

foker001@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-625-0910

Fax 612-625-4106

Mailing Address:
Cardiothoracic Surgery
420 Delaware Street SE
Mayo Mail Code 495
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Rick Castillo

Administrative Phone
612-625-3904

Administrative Email
casti020@umn.edu

Robert L. and Sharon G. Kaster Professor, Department of Surgery


M.D., Harvard University, 1963

Residency, University of Minnesota, 1963-1971

Fellowship, Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Minnesota, 1972-1973

PhD, University of Minnesota, 1969

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Myocardial Metabolism and its Relation to Cardiac Function
  • Energy Metabolism and Ischemia

Clinical

Clinical Interests

Congenital Heart Disease; Growth of Hypoplastic Ventricles; Esophageal Atresia and Tracheoeophageal Fistula