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Todd J. Tessendorf

Todd J. Tessendorf, MD

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Cardiology, Internal Medicine

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My Approach to Care

I am very thrilled to have the opportunity to be invited to work with some of the best people in the country. The best part of my job is getting to take care of people. Being from Columbus, Nebraska, I really enjoy going out to the small towns. If we can get to these patients early enough we can help them live a long healthy life. You do what it takes to get the job done for the patient. The patient’s needs come first and everything else is secondary.

Education & Training

Medical School

University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine


University of Iowa


University of Missouri at Kansas City

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
    • Subspecialty Certification: Cardiovascular Disease

Patient Reviews

February 06, 2018
I always recommend my doctor (Tessendorf) to people in search of a heart doctor.
January 26, 2018
Great person, great Doctor
January 26, 2018
We absolutely love Dr Tessendorf and the exceptional care he provides. He is caring and really knows what He is doing. An excellent Doctor!!!
January 24, 2018
January 24, 2018
Very respectful! Thank you!
January 24, 2018
Nice Doctor
January 19, 2018
dr tessendorf is very knowlegible and respectful of your personal situation
January 16, 2018
Very nice Doctor, willing to listen and answer all your questions .
January 05, 2018
Great friendly & little wait time.
January 05, 2018
Pls consider this Doc He works and explains so well to me
December 15, 2017
Very friendly staff and atmosphere.
December 15, 2017
He takes time to listen if you got concerns
November 22, 2017
I think it is time for a stress test.
November 10, 2017
Excellent caring, professional staff.
November 08, 2017
This was one of my best Dr visits. I would recommend them to all who my be in need of these services.
November 07, 2017
Very decent and informative!
November 02, 2017
Dr. Tessendorf is an amazing man! He’s kept my heart functioning strong and is an amazing person. The staff in the office it’s efficient and it is a joy to work with them
October 31, 2017
The Doctor was inviting, listened carefully and provided answers to my questions. I also had a sonogram of my heart and that technician was wonderful. Great overall experience so far with Bryan Heart.
October 31, 2017
I have sent my daughter to see Todd which I believe is the best confidence one can have in their doctor.
September 29, 2017
I really like this doctor. The office staff is very professional and they’re very willing to listen to what I have to say, no matter what the situation is concerning my heart.
September 27, 2017
the whole procedure was handled very professionally I would recommend bryan heart to everyone who needs heart help
September 26, 2017
September 15, 2017
I would recommend Bryan Heart.
August 30, 2017
This provider is a very caring doctor, listens and hears everything you are telling him.
August 22, 2017
very helpful in getting an appointment.
August 22, 2017
Very friendly and knowledgeable!
August 22, 2017
I would recommend Dr. Tessendorf to all my friends and family.
August 18, 2017
Doctor Tessendorf is great! he is friendly informative and an all around great guy.
August 16, 2017
Highly recommended, Bedside manner Great, listens to patients concerns.
July 11, 2017
Dr.Tessendorf is very easy to talk with and he pays attention to any questions. Very relaxed visit.
June 29, 2017
Bryan is the most pleasant and up-to-date medical facility I have been in.
June 29, 2017
Very professional and easy to deal with.
June 13, 2017
Dr.Tessendorf and all the office staff were very kind and caring and I never felt rushed in and out and everyone listened to my concerns and were so professional!! I felt very WELL taken care of by all there.!!!
June 13, 2017
Dr Tessendorf is excellent. He has cared for me for 10 years. I trust his judgement.
May 24, 2017
Friendly front desk staff.
May 24, 2017
Felt very comfortable with staff
May 24, 2017
Dr. Tessendorf and his entire staff at BHI are the best!
May 23, 2017
Very professional and caring
May 23, 2017
The entire visit went exceptionally well. They provided me with a wheelchair for all the procedures and even wheeled me out to my car.
May 12, 2017
I tell everyone who has questions about their loved ones heart problems to come to Bryan Heart. The doctors treat me as an equal, they are humble and respectful despite how special they really are!
May 03, 2017
I would tell them that this provider always takes time for his patients, listens and relates to them.
May 03, 2017
May 03, 2017
Good bedside
May 02, 2017
The care and concern for my health was outstanding.
May 02, 2017
I felt that he was knowledgable, interested and considerate.
April 28, 2017
Every was very nice.
April 26, 2017
He is very knowledgeable when providing information and always so patient when asked any questions. He is also very patient when asked questions.
April 26, 2017
Very understanding and a concern that a patient likes to see!
April 25, 2017
That they are very professional and freindly.
April 12, 2017
If you want a heart doctor that has your concerns and when you are in the room its like you are his priority at the time and I would tell them that he spends as much time with you as you need and you don't feel rushed.
April 12, 2017
all office staff and nurses were kind and answered all my concerns. Dr tessendorf is very thorough and explained all concerns I had at this time.
April 12, 2017
Office staff and nursing staff super efficient and timely. Doctor was very personable and knowledgeable about my condition and did not rush through anything, took the time to explain, listen and help. Again very positive!!
April 06, 2017
That he was very approachable, knowledgeable and interested in finding solutions.
April 06, 2017
I was happy with this provider so I can't think of anything.
April 06, 2017
I have told friends and family that the staff in this office care about their patients and provide excellent care both in the office and hospital. I know I have received excellent care.
April 04, 2017
I must say All the Staff are usually very prompt and have a Great Re pore with their patients
April 04, 2017
Excellent caring Dr!!Very knowledgeable!
April 04, 2017
He was very friendly and straightforward. He made things easy to understand.
March 28, 2017
Share exactly the experience I have had with this office. Suggest to get another opinion and to make sure the people who are giving you the health advice you are needing- care enough about you to follow up and stay in touch
March 24, 2017
My experience at the office was very comfortable. Felt like they explained a lot to me! They were very helpful!
March 21, 2017
If you are needing a cardiac provider, Bryan Heart is the place to go. Prompt and excellent service with providers that care.
March 15, 2017
Top care. Kind, interested in u & knowledgeable professionals. On time!
March 08, 2017
I liked the Dr and would ask for him next time.
March 07, 2017
the office was prompt and friendly
March 03, 2017
He cares! He put me at ease.
March 01, 2017
It's an exceptional place to go
February 28, 2017
I was satisfied with Dr. Tessendorf, but hope that I don't have to see him again!!!
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