Dr. Hisham Elhassan, MD

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Dr. Hisham Elhassan, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery | Male

PPG Colon/Rectal Surgery Group 11104 Parkview Circle Dr # 320, Fort Wayne, IN 46845 Get Directions
(260) 489-8898

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Dr. Hisham S. Elhassan, MD was born in 1972 in Khartoum, Sudan. He earned his MD degree from the University...   Read More

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    Specialties

    • Colon & Rectal Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abscess
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anal or Rectal Pain
    • Anal Prolapse
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Cancer
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Rectovaginal Fistula
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis

    Procedures Performed

    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Colectomy
    • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
    • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
    • Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
    • Sphincterotomy

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    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Gezira

      Graduated in 1996

    • Residency Hospital
      Huron Hospital/Cleveland Clinic Hospital

      Completed in 2006

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Lehigh Valley Hospital/Penn State College Of Medicine

    Awards & Recognition

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    • Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • No malpractice claims found
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    Dr. Elhassan's Care Philosophy

    Dr. Hisham S. Elhassan, MD was born in 1972 in Khartoum, Sudan. He earned his MD degree from the University of Gezira in 1996. He completed his general surgery residency at Huron Hospital/Cleveland Clinic Hospital in 2006 in Cleveland, Ohio and in June 2007, he completed his Fellowship for Colon Rectal Surgery at Lehigh Valley Hospital/Penn State College of Medicine. Dr. Elhassan joined Northeast Indiana Colon Rectal Surgeons in 2007. Dr. Elhassan is certified by the American Board of Colon Rectal Surgeons and the American Board of Surgery and holds memberships with the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, American College of Surgeons, Fort Wayne Medical Society, Indiana State Medical Association and the Society of American Gastroenterology and Endoscopy Surgeons. Dr. Elhassan is seeing patients at 11141 Parkview Plaza Drive. Suite 310 and 8028 Carnegie Blvd. Suite 500 in Fort Wayne, Ind.