Dr. John Wassner, MD

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Dr. John Wassner, MD

General Surgery | Male

Los Alamos Surgical Associates 3917 West Rd Ste 200, Los Alamos, NM 87544 Get Directions
(505) 661-3030

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Dr. Wassner specializes in General Surgery and practices in Los Alamos, NM. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

Procedures Performed

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

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  • n/a
    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.

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  • 3

    Dr. Wassner has received 3 sanctions

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    • Disciplinary action in another state  (6/22/2015)
    • Action Taken: Reprimand
    • Summary: Wassner, John Dirk MD: License # 036060423: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has sister-state discipline in the State of New Mexico. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has issued a REPRIMAND on the physician’s license.
    • State: Illinois
    • Disciplinary action in another state  (12/8/2014)
    • Action Taken: Reprimand
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Iowa
    • Professional Misconduct  (10/3/2013)
    • Action Taken: Reprimand
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: New Mexico
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  • Medical School
    R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia

    Graduated in 1972

  • Internship Hospital
    Ind U Hosps-Clins

    Completed in 1973

  • Residency Hospital
    Iu Health University

    Completed in 1975

    Jewish Hospital

    Completed in 1978

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Wassner's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • Malpractice claims in New Mexico not available
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

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