Dr. Michael E Jessen MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Michael Jessen is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Dallas, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baylor University Medical Center and Children's Medical Center of Dallas. He received his medical degree from University of Manitoba and has been in practice for 33 years. Dr. Jessen accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 16 doctors at Baylor University Medical Center and one of 12 at Children's Medical Center of Dallas who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including French.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Other Languages Spoken

  • French

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1986–1990

University of Manitoba
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 26 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

NC State Medical License

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Effects of antegrade and retrograde machine perfusion preservation on cardiac function after transplantation in canines.
Brant, S. M.,Rosenbaum, D. H.,Cobert, M. L.,West, L. M.,Jessen, M. E.,Peltz, M.

Invited commentary.
Jessen, M. E.

Perioperative outcomes after on- and off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting.
Bakaeen, F. G.,Chu, D.,Kelly, R. F.,Holman, W. L.,Jessen, M. E.,Ward, H. B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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