Paul B. Tessmann, M.D., Pharm.D.

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Assistant Professor of Surgery

Address:
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
3040 Burnett-Womack Building, CB #7065
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7065

Appointments: 919-966-3382

Office: 919-966-3382

Fax: 919-966-3475

Clinical Interests

Adult cardiac and thoracic surgery including heart and lung transplantation and ventricular assist device (VAD) implantation.

Research Interests

Transcatheter valvular surgery.

Education and Training

  • Fellowship, Thoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • Residency, Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • Fellowship in Critical Care and Extracorporeal Life Support, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA
  • Residency, General Surgery, University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics, Iowa City, IA
  • Internship, General Surgery, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND
  • M.D., University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND
  • Pharm.D., North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
  • B.S., North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND (Major in pharmaceutical sciences; minors in chemistry, microbiology, business administration)

Board Certification

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
American Board of Surgery

Recent Publications

View Dr. Tessmann's recent research publications on PubMed.