Specialty Urology Language(s) Spoken English; Malayalam Joined Kelsey-Seybold January 2021 Accepting New Patients? Yes BiographyProfessional BackgroundBlessen Puthenpurayil earned his Bachelor of Science in biology at the University of Houston in 2014, graduating cum laude. He completed his Master of Physician Assistant Studies at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in 2019.Prior to joining Kelsey-Seybold in January 2021, Blessen completed 11 clinical rotations in a variety of settings, including Orthopedic Surgery, General Surgery, Emergency Medicine, Gastroenterology, Urology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Family Medicine, and Psychiatry. Professional AssociationsBlessen is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants. Hobbies and interestsBlessen enjoys spending time with family and friends. He’s a “huge Houston sports fan, especially of the Rockets and Texans!”Fun Facts The most exotic/interesting place he has lived is Kuwait, where he resided prior to moving to Houston around the age of 12.Not everyone knows this about Blessen, but he and recording artist Travis Scott went to the same high school and had English and study hall together.His guilty pleasure is anything that includes chocolate, but especially Ben & Jerry’s Chocolate Fudge Brownie ice cream.