Dr. Frank D Messner MD Radiologist

Dr. Frank Messner is a radiologist in Yankton, South Dakota and is affiliated with Avera Sacred Heart Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and has been in practice for 46 years. He is one of 3 doctors at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital who specialize in Radiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Radiologist: General Radiology

Education & Medical Training

University of Colorado
Residency, Radiology, 1971–1974

Great Lakes Naval Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1968–1969

University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine
Class of 1968

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Radiology
Certified 40 years in Radiology

SD State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Midtrimester prenatal diagnosis of short-limb dwarfism (Saldino-Noonan syndrome).
Johnson, V. P., Petersen, L. P., Holzwarth, D. R., Messner, F. D.

Chronic lactic acidosis in an adult. A new syndrome associated with an altered redox state of certain NAD-NADH coupled reactions.
Sussman, K. E., Alfrey, A., Kirsch, W. M., Zweig, P., Felig, P., Messner, F.

Rationing of health care.
Messner, F. D.

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