We pledge to fundamentally reshape the patient experience by fostering an atmosphere of mutual trust and respect for each and every patient.
Plessen Healthcare is a newly built multi-specialty outpatient medical center committed to affordable, accountable and efficient healthcare serving all of the Caribbean and global medical tourism patients.
We strive to create an environment where open communication and ideas are honored and encouraged. At Plessen, you will be treated with respect, dignity, humility, and equality. You, the patient, is what's most important. You are our center.
Jan B. Tawakol, MD
Dr. Tawakol is an experienced physician with multiple board certifications including Internal Medicine, Nephrology, and Interventional Nephrology. He has also been trained in Vascular Access Surgery and is currently one of only ten physicians in the United States to be certified in the complete spectrum of dialysis access related care. Dr. Tawakol is one of two specialized interventional nephrologists currently in the U.S. Virgin Islands. From 2010 to present, Dr. Tawakol has held the position of Interventional Nephrologist at the Governor Juan F. Luis Hospital on St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. Dr. Tawakol lives on St. Croix with his wife Dr. Tasnim Khan and is a founding member of Plessen Healthcare.
Tasnim Khan, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Kahn is an experienced physician with board certifications in Internal Medicine, Nephrology and Interventional Nephrology. She received her M.D. from the University of Malta Medical School in 1995. She went on to complete clinical internships in Internal Medicine, Surgery, and Obstetrics and Gynecology through the University of Malta Medical School from 1995 to 1997. From 2010 to present, Dr. Kahn has been employed in the areas of Nephrology and Interventional Nephrology at the Governor Juan F. Luis Hospital on St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. Dr. Kahn is one of the founding members of Plessen Healthcare and lives on St. Croix with her husband, Dr. Jan Tawakol.