Tara Lynn Teshima

Tara Lynn Teshima

MD, MSc, FRCS(C)


Lecturer


Biography

Dr. Teshima graduated from the University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine in 2008, and subsequently completed her residency training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Alberta in 2013. Prior to medical school, she completed a Master’s degree in Virology that was supported through local and national funding agencies. Dr. Teshima then pursued fellowship training in adult craniofacial trauma, under the direction of Drs. Oleh Antonyshyn and Jeff Fialkov. Dr. Teshima joined Markham Stouffville Hospital and the University of Toronto in 2015. Her clinical focus is in craniofacial trauma, skin cancer, and vascular malformations. She is also the LHIN lead in Central Ontario for breast reconstruction. Her research interests currently focuses on outcomes involving craniofacial trauma using advanced digital technology and the management of vascular malformations. Dr. Teshima has been the recipient of numerous awards for her clinical, academic, and research work, and is the author of several peer-reviewed publications.

Areas of Specialty

Craniofacial trauma, skin cancer, vascular malformations

Practice Hospital

Markham Stouffville Hospital

Clinic

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Assistant

Caron Anderson

Practice Location

Suite 408
379 Church Street
Markham, Ontario
L6B0T1

Phone

(289) 597-6774

Fax

(289) 459-0221

Referral Instructions

Please fax all referrals to (289) 459-0221

Research Interests

Orbital floor fractures
Advanced digital technology in Craniofacial trauma
Onxy embolization and surgical resection for Vascular Malformations