Paul B. Tessmann, MD, PharmD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Clinical Interests

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

Research Interests

Transcatheter valvular surgery.

Education

  • 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
  • MD, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND
  • PharmD, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
  • BS, 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.

Dr. Paul B. Tessman