Anesthesiologist: Michael Wiisanen, MD MS | Loyola Medicine

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Michael Wiisanen, MD

Michael Wiisanen, MD

Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Associate Professor
Residency Program Director, Anesthesiology

Languages Spoken


Clinical Expertise


Skiing;Marathon Running;Golf;Camping;Canoeing;Biking;Wakeboarding

Medical Education

Medical School
University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences
University of North Dakota School of Medicine - Transitional
Loyola University Medical Center - Anesthesiology

Board Certification

American Board of Anesthesiology


  • APEP - Anesthesiology Preceptorship Enrichment Program...A Popular Student Curriculum AND a Recruiting Tool? Murray, A. M.; Wiisanen, M. T., The journal of education in perioperative medicine : JEPM
  • Transversus abdominis plane block. Wiisanen, M. T.; Hartwig, J. W.
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