Dr. Assad Hassoun, MD

Dr. Assad Hassoun, MD

Transplant Surgery  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Assad Hassoun, MD is a transplant surgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Mosul, Faculty Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in transplant surgery, oncoplastic surgery, and more.

2340 Clay St

San Francisco, CA 94115

Contact Information

(415) 600-1010

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Brown & Toland Physicians
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • 29 More

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Dr. Hassoun's Experience

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Dr. Hassoun's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Transplant Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

10  Specialties

  • Transplant Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Oncoplastic Surgery
  • Renal Transplant Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

67  Conditions Treated

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57  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Cystectomy
  • da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Removal
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Transplant
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Organ Transplant
  • Pancreas Transplant
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pediatric Liver Transplants
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • 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 and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Whipple Procedure

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Mosul, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Brookdale Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Brookdale Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Minnesota Hosp & Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • 1992, Post Graduate Research
    Other Education | Completed
  • Emergency Medicine, Qazween Iran, Bo Ali Seena Hospital
    Other Education | Completed 1989
  • Uc-Davis
    Other Education | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hassoun has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Persian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hassoun's Reviews

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6 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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Dr. Hassoun's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Saved my life many times. He is a miracle man and am glad we met each other
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Time is exquisite and he gave me all the time I needed to understand my situation. I felt confident having him as my surgeon for such a complex procedure. Being well informed, saved my life.
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Dr. Hassoun is a a world class surgeon, but what really sets him apart is his bedside manner. He is a dedicated, caring, compassionate physician who not only takes the time to explain everything in detail, but goes out of his way to make his patients feel at ease.
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