Dr. Ghulam Abbas, MD

Dr. Ghulam Abbas, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Ghulam Abbas, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Morgantown, WV and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Aga Khan University / Aga Khan Medical College and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

1 Med Center Dr

Morgantown, WV 26505

Contact Information

(304) 598-6091

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Lung Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Abbas'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

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

36  Conditions Treated

  • Achalasia
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Chest Wall Deformity
  • Chest Wall Tumor
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Malignant Pleural Effusion
  • Mediastinal Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mesothelioma
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Mesothelioma
  • Primary Hyperhidrosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thymomas
  • Zenker's Diverticulum
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for West Virginia.

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

  • Aga Khan University / Aga Khan Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Long Island Jewish Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Long Island Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Rush Presby Saint Lukes Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Masters in Health Care Management from Harvard School of Public Health
    Other Education | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Abbas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Abbas' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Abbas to family and friends
12 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Abbas' 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 (6)

I'm completing this review for my 80 year old father that does not have internet. In addition to the high marks provided by my father, I can say that me and my family were very impressed with Dr. Abbas following my father's surgery. He answered all questions, provided his cell number in the event...more
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I have been around for a long time and have seen doctors in Europe and here in the USA. Dr. Abbas is probably the most compassionate doctor I have encountered. I can say that I feel blessed that he has treated me and the manner in which he treated my family. Thank you Doctor Abbas.
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He is a compassionate caring Doctor . His still level is second to none!!! He is the Best out there!!!
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Dr. Abbas is like a father to his patients.
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He takes his time and listens to your questions and concerns. Has a great bedside manner. I never felt rushed.
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