Geisler Chris, MPAS, PA-C

Christopher Geisler, MPAS, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • University of Minnesota Physicians

Languages I Speak

  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care Philosophy

These people are sick, and hurting, and some are dying.  Remember that the care you provide today may heal, and comfort, and hopefully better their lives.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Abdominal and chest drainages (e.g., paracentesis, thoracentesis, chest tubes)
  • Central venous access (e.g., access for aphresis, dialysis, chemotherapy)
  • Enteric tube care (e.g., gastrostomy and gastrojejunostomy tubes)
  • Management of drains
  • Management of fluid collections
  • Minimally invasive image-guided surgeries
  • Organ and tissue biopsies (e.g., liver, kidney, lung, lymph node, bone)
  • Sinograms and abscess drainage catheters
  • Urologic tube care (e.g., nephrostomy and ureterostomy tubes)
  • Venous access

Education, Training and Certifications

Other Education

  • University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine - Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS), Iowa City, IA
  • North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Board Certifications

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)

Recognition and Leadership

Leadership

  • University of Minnesota Medical Center (UMMC) , Sedation Committee member
  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)
  • Minnesota Academy of Physician Assistant (MAPA)