Joseph Tuma, MD

Cardiovascular Program Executive Medical Director
Monument Health

Joseph Tuma, M.D., FACC, FSCAI is an interventional cardiologist and an expert in the field of coronary and structural interventional cardiology and peripheral vascular disease.

Originally from Rushville, Neb., he received his medical training at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Creighton University Medical Center in Omaha, Neb. He went on to complete fellowship training programs in Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology at Creighton University Medical Center in Omaha and The Iowa Heart Hospital at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. Dr. Tuma then completed advanced Interventional fellowship training in Structural Heart Interventions and Endovascular Therapy, also at Creighton University and Mercy Medical Center.

As an Interventional Cardiologist, Dr. Tuma specializes in the catheter-based treatment of cardiac and vascular patients, with a focus on new device therapies, the treatment of valvular and structural heart conditions, acute myocardial infarction and the management and treatment of peripheral arterial disease. He is a recognized expert in the field of radial artery access and interventions and has lectured and directed training courses both nationally and internationally. Dr. Tuma has participated in the development of several cardiac and peripheral vascular interventional devices that are now commercially available and used for patient care on a routine basis. He has practiced in Rapid City, S.D., since 2007.


Tuesday, March 21
10:45–11:45 a.m.
45H - New Strategies for Optimizing Employed Physician Group Performance: Case Study of Turning Conflict Into Partnering