Dr. Assad Hassoun, MD

Dr. Assad Hassoun, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. Assad Hassoun, MD is a transplant surgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 33 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
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hassoun's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Pain
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenalectomy
Ampullary Carcinoma
Appendectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Appendix Cancer
Arterial Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
Cystectomy
da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Distal Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers
Distal Pancreatectomy
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Duodenal Cancer
Empyema
Endocrine Cancer
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Varices
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
Extrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer
Familial Pancreatic Cancer
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastrectomy
Gastric Cancer, Borrmann 4
Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gland Cancer
Gynecomastia
Head and Neck Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hepatectomy
Hepatobiliary Cancer
Hepatocellular Cancer
Hernia
Hiatal Hernia
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Cancer
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Removal
Kidney Transplant
Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
Laparotomy
Liver Cancer
Liver Transplant
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Metastatic Cancer
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 Cancer
Pancreatic Disease
Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
Pancreatic Surgery
Pancreatobiliary Disease
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Pediatric Liver Transplants
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
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
Secondary Malignancies
Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
Skin Cancer
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Spleen Cancer
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Thoracentesis
Tracheal Surgery
Traumatic Hernia
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Veins
Ventral Hernia
Visceral Aneurysm
Vulvar Cancer
Whipple Procedure
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Assad Hassoun, MD is a transplant surgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Mosul, Faculty Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in transplant surgery, oncoplastic surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Transplant Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Persian
  • English

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Dr. Hassoun is the best doctor ever I met in my life. He saved my dad life and waited till the last minute to make sure he is doing good. He changed his airplane twice to give my dad the opportunity to perform the surgery. I definitely recommend him to any patient who is looking for a highly...Read More
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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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Insurance accepted

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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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