Shawn Tassone, M.D. began his educational career with a biology and mathematics bachelor’s degree at Regis College in Denver, Colorado. Dr. Tassone spent the following nine years completing medical school at Creighton University and residency at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center where he served as the Administrative Chief Resident. Three years in a row, Dr. Tassone received the Aesculapian Award, an honor for excellence in teaching bestowed upon three of only 150 residents by the medical students, a tremendous accolade.
Dr. Tassone followed his work in Oklahoma at the Reynolds Army Community Hospital where he was honored with the Health Professions Scholarship by the U.S. Army. The doctor served as Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He was promoted to Major in September of 2000. His other awards include Resident Teaching Award from 1995 to 1998 at the University of Oklahoma as well as the Army Commendation Medal from 1998 to 2002. He is currently a Fellow of International Medicine under Dr. Andrew Weil at the University of Arizona.