Dr. Douglas Massop, MD

General Surgery •  Male • Age 63
  
Dr. Massop
Accepting new patients

Knoxville Hospital & Clinic

1002 S Lincoln St Knoxville, IA 50138

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(641) 842-2151

Dr. Douglas Massop, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Knoxville, IA. Dr. Massop has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy, and Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Iowa Methodist Medical Center and Knoxville Hospital and Clinics. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Massop to book an appointment.


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Dr. Massop accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
Open Access HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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Practice Areas

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Typically treats 95% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Massop treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Massop treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Massop treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Massop treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy

Carotid artery disease specialists diagnose and treat blockages in the main blood vessels to the brain caused by build-up of plaque. One treatment option is carotid endartectomy, in which surgeons remove the clogged lining of the carotid arteries.Compare with other Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy specialists.

Typically treats 86% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Carotid Artery Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Massop treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Massop treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Massop performs Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft more than 76% of their peers

Dr. Massop performs this procedure more than 76% of their peers

Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

Arteriovenous malformation (AVM) specialists diagnose and treat abnormal blood vessel connections between arteries and veins that result in damage or death of body tissue and nerve cells.Compare with other Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) specialists.

Typically treats 67% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Massop performs Arteriovenous Fistula Repair more than 73% of their peers

Dr. Massop performs this procedure more than 73% of their peers

Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Massop performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 62% of their peers

Dr. Massop performs this procedure more than 62% of their peers

Vascular Surgery

Vascular surgery is a subspecialty of general surgery that focuses on treating conditions of the lymphatic system and blood vessels outside the heart and brain.Compare with other Vascular Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 65% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Massop performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Massop performs this procedure more than 94% of their peers

Vascular Surgical Procedure
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Massop performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Massop performs this procedure more than 81% of their peers

Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Massop performs Arteriovenous Fistula Repair more than 73% of their peers

Dr. Massop performs this procedure more than 73% of their peers

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Dr. Massop's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

Dr. Massop's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Massop

3.4

Based on 12 ratings

5 Stars
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(7)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(4)
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  • Appointment was rushed (4)
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Douglas Massop, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Knoxville, IA. Dr. Massop has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, Carotid Artery Disease or Carotid Endarterectomy, and Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) than other specialists...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Ohio State University Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Creighton U Affil Hosps
Residency Hospital

Awards

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Locations

Knoxville Hospital & Clinic

Knoxville Hospital & Clinic1002 S Lincoln St Knoxville, IA 50138
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Iowa Methodist Medical Center

Des Moines, IA

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Knoxville Hospital and Clinics

Knoxville, IA

92% Patient experience rating, 23% higher than the national average

Pella Regional Health Center

Pella, IA

82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)

UnityPoint Health - Des Moines Iowa Lutheran Hospital

Des Moines, IA

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average