Fouad Bachour, MD


Specialty Centers

Dr. Bachour has been the Director of Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Interventional Cardiology of Hennepin County Medical Center since 2002. He is particularly interested in expediting Acute MI care and has pioneered the door-to-balloon program that decreases the time to open blocked arteries resulting in a heart attack. This procedure allowed patients to be treated significantly faster than the national benchmark. Dr. Bachour has extensive experience in treating patients with complex coronary artery diseases and peripheral arterial diseases.

Dr. Bachour is also an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Minnesota.

When not working, Dr. Bachour enjoys family time with his wife and three "kids."

Medical School

Damascus University Faculty of Medicine, Damascus, Syria


Internal Medicine Chief Resident, St Luke's Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA

Internal Medicine, St Luke's Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA


Interventional Cardiovascular Disease, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA, USA

Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO, USA