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Dr. Brian Tell, MD

Dr. Brian Tell, MD

Age 70 Cardiothoracic Surgery M
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Dr. Brian Tell, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Minneapolis, MN. Dr. Tell completed a residency at Long Island Jewish Hillside Medical Center Lt. He currently practices at Metropolitan Heart/Vasculr Inst and is affiliated with Mercy Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Tell is board certified in Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery.


  • Physician Leadership Program, St.Thomas School Of Business, Minneapolis, Other Education — 2007
  • Hopital La Pitie Salpetriere, Fellowship Hospital — 1987
  • Long Island Jewish Hillside Medical Center Lt, Residency Hospital — 1987
  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, Residency Hospital — 1985
  • Beth Israel Medical Center, Internship Hospital — 1981
  • Faculte De Medecine De Creteil, Universite Paris Val De Marne (Paris Xii); Creteil, Medical School — 1980
  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor, Undergraduate School — 1973

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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  1. Metropolitan Heart/Vasculr Inst

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      Metropolitan Heart/Vasculr Inst
      4040 Coon Rapids Blvd Nw Ste 120, Minneapolis, MN 55433 Existing Patients: (763) 427-9980

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He doesn't screw around and gets the job done and gives you the feeling of confidence that your in good hands I had a torn mitral valve and he repaired it ! I thank God and him for being there when I needed help!
Ron Edmonson in Maple lake mn — Feb 15, 2016
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Dr. Tell frequently treats Carotid Artery Disease, Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs), and Aortic Valve Disease.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Mercy Hospital
  • United Hospital