Dr. Kent C. Sasse, MD

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Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery • Male • Age 47

75 Pringle Way Suite Suite 804
Reno, NV 89502
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Dr. Sasse's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Sasse's Care Philosophy

Dr. Kent C. Sasse is dedicated to serving his patients with compassion, respect, the latest surgical technology, and a highly developed skill set.


  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Dressing and/or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Incisional/Ventral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal/Rectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Background Check for Dr. Sasse

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Nevada.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions


Media & Publications

  • Recipient of Healthcare Heroes Award - Northern Nevada, 2011
  • American College of Surgeons, 2003
  • Chesson - U.C.S.F. Department of Surgery Award, 1999
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, 1994
  • Research Prize - New England Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery, 2001
  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, 2010
  • Retired Air Force Reserve Major, 1996
  • International Bioethics Institute Research Award, 1991
  • Outpatient Weight-Loss Surgery; Safe and Successful Weight Loss with Modern Bariatric Surgery, 2009
  • Life-Changing Weight Loss, 2010
  • Doctor's Orders - 101 Medically Proven Tips for Losing Weight, 2009
  • Sugar Intake Corelates to Rise in Obesity, 2009
  • "Sugar Intake Correlates to Rise in Obesity", by Dagmar, 2009
  • Long term durability and comfort of laparscopic ventral hernia repair: 225 cases using primarily polypropylene with carboxymethycellulose-sodium hydaluronate coating (Sepramesh)." JSLS. Volume 16 Number 3 (Jul/Aug/Sept Issue). 2012, 2012
  • Today Radio Network. Bob Gourley News/Talk., 2009
  • Ask The Doctor, 2010
  • Weight Loss Surgery Options, 2008
  • Weight Loss Surgery May Change Future Transplant Patients, 2007

Education & Training

Medical School

University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1994

Internship Hospital

University Of California, San Francisco (Ucsf)
Complete in 1999

Residency Hospital

University Of California San Francisco
Complete in 1999

Fellowship Hospital

Lahey Clinic Medical Center
Complete in 2000

Undergraduate Schools

University Of California, San Diego
Graduated in 1988

Other Education

University Of California At Berkeley
Complete in 1992

Languages Spoken by Dr. Sasse & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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