Dr. Assad Hassoun, MD

Transplant Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
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Dr. Assad Hassoun, MD
Dr. Assad Hassoun, MD is a transplant surgery doctor who practices in San Francisco, CA. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 31 years. Dr. Hassoun is affiliated with California Pacific Medical Center - Pacific Campus.

2340 Clay St

San Francisco, CA 94115

Contact Information

(415) 600-1010

Dr. Assad Hassoun, MD

Dr. Assad Hassoun, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Brown & Toland Physicians
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 24 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
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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*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Ampullary Carcinoma
  • Appendicitis
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Arterial Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Distal Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers
  • Duodenal Cancer
  • Empyema
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Extrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer
  • Familial Pancreatic Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastric Cancer, Borrmann 4
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gland Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatobiliary Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Cancer
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Cancer
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Liver Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
  • Pancreatobiliary Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Traumatic Hernia
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Visceral Aneurysm
  • Vulvar Cancer

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Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Cystectomy
  • 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
  • da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal

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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hassoun to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews (2 with comments)
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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
Crescent City, CA |
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.
in Santa Rosa, CA |
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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Dr. Hassoun accepts 38 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Basic Exclusive PPO for Small Business
    Basic PPO
  • Brown & Toland Physicians
  • CareOregon
    Medicaid
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • CHAMPVA
  • Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Employer Group HMO
    Health Net PPO
    Individual and Family PPO
    Medicaid
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Tricare
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Tricare
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medica
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Premera Blue Cross
    Heritage Signature
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Hassoun has admitting privileges

California Pacific Medical Center - Pacific Campus
2333 Buchanan St
San Francisco, CA 94115
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