Timothy Teslow, MD, PC

Surgeon located in Fairbanks, AK

About Teslow

Timothy Teslow, MD, is a board-certified surgeon by the American Board of Surgery in General Surgery and has decades of clinical experience. At his practice, Timothy W. Teslow, M.D., P.C., in Fairbanks, Alaska, Dr. Teslow specializes in general surgery using advanced technology and minimally invasive techniques. He has 11 years of experience in Occupational and Aerospace Medicine and served as a Lt. Colonel in the United States Air Force, Flight Surgeon, for 11 years.

Dr. Teslow completed his undergraduate studies at the University of South Dakota in Vermillion in 1986. He then attended the School of Aerospace Medicine at Brooks Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas, before returning to the University of South Dakota School of Medicine, where he earned his Doctor of Medicine degree in 1989.

Dr. Teslow pursued his medical internship at the University of South Dakota School of Medicine in Sioux Falls and then completed his general surgery residency at the University of Kansas School of Medicine in Kansas City. While undertaking his residency, Dr. Teslow served as Chief Resident. During and after his medical training, Dr. Teslow served in the United States Air Force and the Air National Guard as a Flight Surgeon and Chief of Aerospace Medicine. He earned the rank of Lieutenant Colonel and was honorably discharged in 1999.

Dr. Teslow is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the Society of the American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons. He currently serves as a member of the Medical Executive Board of the Surgical Center of Fairbanks. He is also involved in a busy surgical practice and serves as the Medical Director of Steese Immediate Care. Dr. Teslow is an associate professor of surgery at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle and was the 2014 Clinical Faculty Outstanding Teacher Award recipient. He is also the Fairbanks Surgical Site Program Director.

As a long-term resident of Fairbanks, Dr. Teslow knows the importance of having experienced, highly qualified physicians and staff treat patients as unique individuals, each with their own health needs. When he’s not seeing patients and performing surgery, Dr. Teslow spends his free time flying small airplanes and playing outdoor sports.

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Timothy Teslow, MD, is a board-certified surgeon by the American Board of Surgery in General Surgery and has decades of clinical experience. At his practice, Timothy W. Teslow, M.D., P.C., in Fairbanks, Alaska, Dr. Teslow specializes in general surgery using advanced technology and minimally invasive techniques. He has 11 years of experience in Occupational and Aerospace Medicine and served as a Lt. Colonel in the United States Air Force, Flight Surgeon, for 11 years.

Dr. Teslow completed his undergraduate studies at the University of South Dakota in Vermillion in 1986. He then attended the School of Aerospace Medicine at Brooks Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas, before returning to the University of South Dakota School of Medicine, where he earned his Doctor of Medicine degree in 1989.

Dr. Teslow pursued his medical internship at the University of South Dakota School of Medicine in Sioux Falls and then completed his general surgery residency at the University of Kansas School of Medicine in Kansas City. While undertaking his residency, Dr. Teslow served as Chief Resident. During and after his medical training, Dr. Teslow served in the United States Air Force and the Air National Guard as a Flight Surgeon and Chief of Aerospace Medicine. He earned the rank of Lieutenant Colonel and was honorably discharged in 1999.

Dr. Teslow is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the Society of the American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons. He currently serves as a member of the Medical Executive Board of the Surgical Center of Fairbanks. He is also involved in a busy surgical practice and serves as the Medical Director of Steese Immediate Care. Dr. Teslow is an associate professor of surgery at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle and was the 2014 Clinical Faculty Outstanding Teacher Award recipient. He is also the Fairbanks Surgical Site Program Director.

As a long-term resident of Fairbanks, Dr. Teslow knows the importance of having experienced, highly qualified physicians and staff treat patients as unique individuals, each with their own health needs. When he’s not seeing patients and performing surgery, Dr. Teslow spends his free time flying small airplanes and playing outdoor sports.


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