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Dr. Hassan Alissa, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 49

Dr. Alissa

Dr. Hassan Alissa, MD is a rheumatology specialist in San Marcos, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Damascus, Faculty Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(512) 667-7123

Dr. Alissa accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Thrivent Financial
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
USI Affinity
Wells Fargo Insurance

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Alissa's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alissa treats Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Alissa treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Ankylosing Spondylitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alissa treats Ankylosing Spondylitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Alissa treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Sarcoidosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alissa treats Sarcoidosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Alissa treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Neurosarcoidosis
  • Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
  • Sarcoidosis of the Optic Nerve

Dr. Alissa's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Hassan Alissa, MD is a rheumatology specialist in San Marcos, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Damascus, Faculty Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

Univ of Chicago Prgm B, Louis A Weiss Hosp
Internship Hospital
2001
Loyola University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1999
Loyola University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1992
University Of Damascus, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
2001
1999
1992

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • English

Awards

Dr. Alissa's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alissa

4.1

Based on 117 reviews

5 Stars
74.35897435897436%
(87)
4 Stars
2.5641025641025643%
(3)
3 Stars
3.4188034188034186%
(4)
2 Stars
1.7094017094017093%
(2)
1 Star
17.94871794871795%
(21)

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His staff is efficient and friendly. I really like his PA, she answered all my questions and was very knowledgeable. Dr. Alissa is great, he is attentive and answers any questions you may have. He does a very complete exam with attention to detail.
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Dr. Alissa is wonderful. He is very knowledgeable and caring. He listens and answers all questions. He is very personable. His staff is always cheerful and helpful! I recommend him often.
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I will be always grateful for Dr. Alissa. He knew what my diagnosis In a short time, something that I had five other rheumatologists describe as “chronic fatigue syndrome” and “fibromyalgia”. I believe he listened to I said and was very professional. His nurses and all staff were nice too. Jazmine...Read More
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I really liked the doctor and the PA. The appointment and billing staff are not the friendliest. My copay was 45.00. I received my insurance statement and insurance was charged 507.00 each time I went. Seemed way to much for 2 minute visits/follow up. Going to find another doctor.
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I am writing this after I have seen many rheumatologists. He is very thorough and knew what my symptoms exactly were. He was the first to diagnose me with RA and started me on a treatment that is starting to work. I am so grateful for he has done. Staff are awesome, always cheerful and...Read More
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