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Published on July 26, 2017

Dr. Yassar Almanaseer Joins Altru Health System 

Grand Forks, N.D. – Yassar Almanaseer, MD, joins the cardiology team at Altru Health System and specializes in peripheral arterial disease and coronary artery disease. 

Dr. Almanaseer earned his medical degree from Tisheen University School of Medicine in Lattakia, Syria. He completed his internal medicine residency and internship at Bon Secours Cottage Health System in Grosse Point, Michigan. He went on to complete his cardiovascular medicine and interventional cardiology fellowships at St. John Hospital and Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan. 

In his free time, Dr. Almanaseer serves as a youth football coach, a boy scout leader and lectures at high school job fairs. He enjoys racquetball, volleyball and spending time and travelling with his family.

About Altru Health System

Altru Health System is a community-owned, integrated system with an acute care hospital, a specialty hospital, more than a dozen clinics in Grand Forks and the region, and a large home care network. It employs nearly 200 physicians and 4,000 staff and has an annual net operating revenue of more than $549 million. As the first member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, Altru’s providers have access to clinically integrated tools extending Mayo Clinic’s knowledge and expertise to patients.