Assistant Professor - Department of Neurological Sciences
Medical Director of Inpatient Neurology Services
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Neurohospitalist medicine, Neurovascular/Stroke, Neurocritical care
Dr. Diesing is an Assistant Professor and Medical Director of All Inpatient Neurology Services in the Department of Neurological Sciences at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. He is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology as well as the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine. He is a member of the American Medical Association, American Academy of Neurology, American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Nebraska Medical Association, Metro Omaha Medical Society, Mayo Clinic Alumni Association, Neurocritical Care Society, & Neurohospitalist Society. His awards include the NMH Meaning of Care Award, and the PPA Emerging Physician Leader Award.
Dr. Diesing is a native of Omaha. He graduated from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. He attended the University of Nebraska Medical Center on scholarship, and received his M.D. in 2002. He completed his medical internship and residency in neurology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He returned to Omaha to become a partner at Neurology LLP, where he practiced general neurology for over 8 years. During that time, he developed the Stroke Program at Nebraska Methodist Hospital and served as its Medical Director. He served as the Medical Director of the Nebraska Medical Center Neurophysiology Lab, and as a Methodist PHO Board member. He currently serves on the Nebraska Medical Education Foundation Board of Directors, Nebraska Organ Recovery System Advisory Board, and NORS Physician Advisory Board. His practice is dedicated to inpatient neurology with a focus on teaching, acute neurovascular disease, and neurocritical care.