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Dr. Sabas Abuabara, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 72

Dr. Abuabara

Dr. Sabas Abuabara, MD is a general surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from U Natl De Colombia, Bogota in 1970 and specializes in general surgery.


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(210) 271-0264

Dr. Abuabara accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

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. Abuabara's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abuabara treats Abdominal Disorders more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Abuabara treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abuabara treats Stomach Diseases more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Abuabara treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Liver Biopsy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abuabara performs Liver Biopsy more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Abuabara performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Abuabara's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Megacolon
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Sabas Abuabara, MD is a general surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from U Natl De Colombia, Bogota in 1970 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1979
Cook Co Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
1978
Cook Co Hosp
Residency Hospital
1975
Sinai Grace Hospital
Residency Hospital
1974
Sinai Grace Hospital
Internship Hospital
1970
U Natl De Colombia, Bogota
Medical School
1979
1978
1975
1974
1970

Awards

Dr. Abuabara's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Abuabara

3.6

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
60%
(9)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(5)

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Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Abuabara's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Sabas Abuabara, MD
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I had lower abdominal/groin pain for years and was referred to Dr Aburabara. After 10 minutes w him he INSISTED I had a hernia simply because I was overweight and a smoker. It took another 8 months to finally get what I thought was going to be a simple laparoscopic hernia repair. I was never...Read More
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Very knowledgeable & experienced. Excellent bedside manner. The wait for appointments was sometimes long but I have experienced that with other surgeons as well. Highly recommended..
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