Dr. Alexander H Tessnow MD Endocrinologist

Dr. Alexander Tessnow is an endocrinologist in Dallas, Texas and is affiliated with University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and has been in practice for 14 years. Dr. Tessnow accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 33 doctors at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center who specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Endocrinologist: Diabetes, Thyroid

Hospital Affiliation

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
High performing in Diabetes & Endocrinology

Education & Medical Training

University of Utah
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1996 - 1999

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 2007 - 2009

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Class of 1996

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 15 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

TX State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Expression of humoral autoimmunity is related to androgen receptor CAG repeat length in men with systemic lupus erythematosus.
Tessnow, A. H., Olsen, N. J., Kovacs, W. J.

The changing face of Sheehan's syndrome.
Tessnow, A. H., Wilson, J. D.

Mediastinal paragangliomas: association with mutations in the succinate dehydrogenase genes and aggressive behavior.
Ghayee, H. K., Havekes, B., Corssmit, E. P., Eisenhofer, G., Hammes, S. R., Ahmad, Z., Tessnow, A., Lazúrová, I., Adams, K. T., Fojo, A. T., Pacak, K., Auchus, R. J.

Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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