Dr. Firas Mussa, MD

Dr. Firas Mussa, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Firas Mussa, MD is a general surgery specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of Baghdad and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

8 Richland Medical Park Dr Ste 400

Columbia, SC 29203

Contact Information

(803) 765-0871

Insurance Accepted

  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Mussa performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Thrombosis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Venous Insufficiency
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Mussa's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Blood Clot
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Body Tumor
  • Carotid Bruit
  • Cervical Rib
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Complex Aneurysmal Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, Type 3
  • Embolism
  • Embolus
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Stroke
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Anomaly
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Trauma
  • Vasculitis
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Reflux
  • Venous Thromboembolic Disease
  • Venous Ulcer
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42  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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 Baghdad
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Baylor Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Mentored Career Development Award, 2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Mussa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mussa's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mussa to family and friends
9 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Mussa'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 (1)

I would highly recommend Dr Mussa. He is highly skilled, caring, personable,extremely professional, etc.. He cared for both of my parents & my experience with him couldn't have been better! I was amazed at how he explained everything & reassured us that we were in good hands. We were very...more
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