Dr. Ghulam Abbas, MD

Dr. Ghulam Abbas, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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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
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No malpractice claims found for West Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Abbas' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lung Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abbas performs Lung Surgery more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Abbas performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abbas performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Abbas performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abbas treats Pulmonary Disease more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Abbas treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Abbas' conditions and procedures:

Achalasia
Advanced Robotic Surgery
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Chest Wall Deformity
Chest Wall Tumor
CyberKnife® Robotic Radiosurgery
da Vinci® Lobectomy
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Empyema
Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
Endoscopic Zenker's Diverticulum Surgery
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagomyotomy With Robotic Assistance
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Malignant Pleural Effusion
Mediastinal Cancer
Mediastinal Tumors
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mesothelioma
Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy (MIE)
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lobectomy With Robotic Assistance
Pectus Excavatum
Pericardial Disease
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Mesothelioma
Port Placements or Replacements
Primary Hyperhidrosis
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Radiofrequency Ablation for Barrett's Esophagus
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
Robotic Surgery, Thoracic
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Segmentectomy
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thoracoscopic Drainage of Pleural Cavity With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Zenker's Diverticulum

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

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

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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...Read 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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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
UPMC
UPMC PPO
UPMC Health Plan

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