Nathan Teismann, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus
+1 415 514-8369
UCSF School of Medicine
533 Parnassus Avenue, Suite U-575
San Francisco, CA 94143-0749
 
Education:
BA: 
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, BS, Biology; 
MD: University of Chicago-Pritzker SOM, Chicago, IL
Residency: ACMC-Highland Hospital, Oakland, CA, Emergency Medicine
Fellowship: ACMC-Highland Hospital, Oakland, CA, Emergency Ultrasound

Board Certification: Emergency Medicine

Research and Academic Interests: 
Emergency Ultrasound, Point-of-Care Ultrasound, Ocular Ultrasound, Ultrasound-Guided Venous Access, Ultrasound Education, D-dimer, Venous Thromboembolism, Medical Student Education, Emergency Medicine Residency Education

University and National Positions:
American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
ACEP Ultrasound Section Member
American College of Emergency Physicians
American Medical Association
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, Reviewer

Honors/Awards:
Excellence in Teaching Award - Academy of Medical Educators 2012
Outstanding Medical Student Educator Award 2012
Bedside Teaching Award 2011, 2012
Editors's Choice Selection for "Is the Ordering of Imaging for Suspected Venous Thromboembolism Consistent with D-dimer Result?" 2009
M Andrew Levitt Memorial Research Grant/Emergency Medicine Academic Resident of the Year 2007
Graduation with Highest Honors 1998
Phi Beta Kappa 1997

Publications: 

A randomised experiment comparing low-cost ultrasound gel alternative with commercial gel.

Emergency medicine journal : EMJ

Riguzzi C, Binkowski A, Butterfield M, Sani F, Teismann N, Fahimi J

Sonographic Findings in Necrotizing Fasciitis: Two Ends of the Spectrum.

Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine

Shyy W, Knight RS, Goldstein R, Isaacs ED, Teismann NA

Ultrasound Diagnosis of Adult Intussusception.

The Journal of emergency medicine

Shyy W, Knight RS, Teismann NA

Gastrointestinal manifestations of hereditary angioedema diagnosed by ultrasound in the emergency department.

The western journal of emergency medicine

Riguzzi C, Losonczy L, Teismann N, Herring AA, Nagdev A

Point-of-care ocular ultrasound to detect optic disc swelling.

Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine

Teismann N, Lenaghan P, Nolan R, Stein J, Green A

The ultrasound-guided "peripheral IJ": internal jugular vein catheterization using a standard intravenous catheter.

The Journal of emergency medicine

Teismann NA, Knight RS, Rehrer M, Shah S, Nagdev A, Stone M

Will the real optic nerve sheath please stand up?

Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine

Teismann NA, Lenaghan P, Stein J, Green A

Ultrasound assessment of optic disc edema in patients with headache.

The American journal of emergency medicine

Daulaire S, Fine L, Salmon M, Cummings C, Liebmann O, Shah S, Teismann N

Ultrasound-guided distal popliteal sciatic nerve block for ED anesthesia.

The American journal of emergency medicine

Herring AA, Stone MB, Fischer J, Frenkel O, Chiles K, Teismann N, Nagdev A

Accuracy of emergency physicians using ultrasound to determine gestational age in pregnant women.

The American journal of emergency medicine

Shah S, Teismann N, Zaia B, Vahidnia F, River G, Price D, Nagdev A

Ultrasound assessment of extraocular movements and pupillary light reflex in ocular trauma.

The American journal of emergency medicine

Harries A, Shah S, Teismann N, Price D, Nagdev A