Dr. George Haasler, MD

Dr. George Haasler, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. George Haasler, MD is a general surgery specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1977 and specializes in general surgery.

9200 W Wisconsin Ave

Milwaukee, WI 53226

Contact Information

(414) 805-3666

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Lung Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
Partial Lung Collapse
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Haasler "Dr. Haasler specializes in non-cardiac chest surgery/ performing surgery on the lungs/ esophagus/ and chest wall (including the rib cage). He is respected for his technical skill and expertise with difficult lung and esophageal tumors/ and with airway disorders. He is also known for his compassionate bedside manner/ and his ability to explain to each patient their diagnosis/ treatment options/ and long-term prognosis in an easily understood manner."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diagnostic Lung Surgery
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagostomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Abscess Surgery
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.

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

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Presby Hosp/Columbia University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Haasler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Haasler does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Haasler and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Haasler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Haasler to family and friends
4.0
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Haasler's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Wausau, WI
An amazing doctor with a wonderful bedside manner.
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in Milwaukee Wisconsin
This gentleman was very thorough and his team was very informative throughout the whole process.
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