Dr. Jason Schultz, MD

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

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  • Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center (Duluth)
  • Cardiology - Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center (Duluth)
    218-786-3443 888-253-0394
  • Interventional Cardiology - Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center (Duluth)
    218-786-3443 888-253-0394

Languages

  • English

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Bio

Dr. Schultz is the chair of cardiology and Director of the Structural Heart Disease program at Essentia Health Heart and Vascular Center. He joined Essentia Health in 2014.

Dr. Schultz earned a bachelor’s with distinction from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, MN. He received his medical degree from the University of Nebraska. Subsequently, he completed his residency training with highest distinction at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN being elected by faculty and staff as the best overall resident in his class. He went on to complete his fellowship training in cardiology and serving as chief fellow at the University of Minnesota before completing both his interventional cardiology and structural heart disease training at Scripps Clinic in La Jolla, CA.  

Dr. Schultz participated in many of the pivotal trials leading to the approval and expansion of transcatheter aortic valve replacement in the United States. He has presided over the structural heart disease program at Essentia Health since his arrival in 2014 and has helped Essentia Health achieve quality outcomes which rank among the top 1 percentile in the nation.

Dr. Schultz’ interests include high risk percutaneous coronary intervention, mechanical circulatory support, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, and transcatheter aortic valve replacement.

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Biography

Dr. Schultz is the chair of cardiology and Director of the Structural Heart Disease program at Essentia Health Heart and Vascular Center. He joined Essentia Health in 2014.

Dr. Schultz earned a bachelor’s with distinction from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, MN. He received his medical degree from the University of Nebraska. Subsequently, he completed his residency training with highest distinction at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN being elected by faculty and staff as the best overall resident in his class. He went on to complete his fellowship training in cardiology and serving as chief fellow at the University of Minnesota before completing both his interventional cardiology and structural heart disease training at Scripps Clinic in La Jolla, CA.  

Dr. Schultz participated in many of the pivotal trials leading to the approval and expansion of transcatheter aortic valve replacement in the United States. He has presided over the structural heart disease program at Essentia Health since his arrival in 2014 and has helped Essentia Health achieve quality outcomes which rank among the top 1 percentile in the nation.

Dr. Schultz’ interests include high risk percutaneous coronary intervention, mechanical circulatory support, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, and transcatheter aortic valve replacement.

Conditions Treated

  • Angina
  • Anomalous coronary artery
  • Aortic aneurysm
  • Aortic regurgitation
  • Aortic stenosis
  • Aortic syndromes
  • Aortic valve disease
  • Aortic valve disorder
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis (heart)
  • Athletic heart syndrome
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Atrial flutter
  • Atrial tachycardia
  • Atrioventricular block
  • Atrioventricular block (complete)
  • AV nodal arrhythmia
  • Bacterial endocarditis (acute)
  • Bicuspid aortic valve
  • Blood clot
  • Bradycardia
  • Brugada syndrome
  • Calcium score (abnormal)
  • Cardiac amyloid
  • Cardiac angina
  • Cardiac arrest
  • Cardiac channelopathies
  • Cardiac conduction defects
  • Cardiac disease (pregnancy)
  • Cardiac sarcoidosis
  • Cardiac sarcoma
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy (ischemic)
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Chest pain
  • Cholesterol disorders
  • Conduction defects
  • Congenital heart block
  • Congenital heart defects
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Coronary angiography (abnormal)
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Coronary artery fistula
  • Coronary syndrome (acute)
  • Dyspnea on exertion
  • EKG (abnormal)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart attack
  • Heart defects
  • Heart disease
  • Heart failure
  • Heart failure (advanced)
  • Heart murmur
  • Heart racing
  • Heart rhythm disorder
  • Heart valve disorders
  • Heart valve regurgitation
  • Heart valve stenosis
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • Infiltrative cardiomyopathies
  • Left bundle branch block
  • Long QT syndrome
  • Mitral regurgitation
  • Mitral stenosis
  • Mitral valve disease
  • Myocardial infarction
  • Myocarditis
  • Myocardium disorders
  • Myxoma
  • Palpitations
  • Papillary muscle disorders
  • Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia
  • Paroxysmal ventricular tachycardia
  • Pericarditis
  • Pericardium disorders
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • Polymorphic ventricular tachycardia
  • Postural tachycardia syndrome
  • Premature heartbeats
  • Premature ventricular contractions (PVCs)
  • Prinzmetals angina
  • Pulmonary artery stenosis
  • Pulmonary edema
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Pulmonary valve disease
  • Rheumatic mitral stenosis
  • Right bundle branch block
  • Short QT syndrome
  • Sinoatrial node dysfunction
  • Sinus node dysfunction
  • Stent thrombosis
  • Stress test (abnormal)
  • Supraventricular tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Thrombosis
  • Transposition of the great vessels
  • Tricuspid regurgitation
  • Tricuspid valve disease
  • Trifascicular block
  • Vasculitis
  • Ventricular fibrillation
  • Ventricular hypertrophy
  • Ventricular tachycardia
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome

Education & Certifications

Education

Medical Degree, University of Nebraska Medical Center - College of Medicine, Omaha, NE

Residency

Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN - Internal Medicine

Fellowship

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN - Cardiology
Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, CA - Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Interventional Cardiology

Research & Publications