Dr. Saber Ghiassi, MD

Dr. Saber Ghiassi, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Saber Ghiassi, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Fairfield, CT and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from The Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University in 2004 and specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.

2000 Post Rd Ste 101

Fairfield, CT 06824

Contact Information

(203) 418-9520

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 19 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ghiassi performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Obesity
very high
more than 96% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
high
more than 82% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 69% of peers

Dr. Ghiassi's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ghiassi "Holistic philosophy of health that involves a team approach to caring and treating patients."

3  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

28  Conditions Treated

44  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • The Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • The Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • The Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Stanford University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alfred H. Aufses Sr. Award in Surgery, 2009
  • Albert Schweitzer Fellow, 1999-2000
Media & Publications

Dr. Ghiassi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ghiassi's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ghiassi to family and friends
21 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Ghiassi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Ghiassi became my doctor in August of 2016. I was admitted to Bridgeport Hospital as an emergency because of a twisted colon. Surgery needed to be performed. I was morbidly obese, & the surgery was very risky. Dr. Ghiassi found much scar tissue, lesions & mesh from a gastric bypass surgery I...more
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I was fortunate to be able to attend Dr Ghiassi seminar this evening, He was very professional and I enjoyed it very much . All questions were answered he his very upfront and honest . I am very comfortable with my decision . Thank you to the staff also I will be speaking with you soon
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Dr. Ghiassi is a very nice person, great bedside manner. His whole team are very good.
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Fantastic surgeon, great team! I only wish I had found this group 10 years ago! Truly amazing, who ever heard of feeling well enough to walk out of the hospital after major surgery. Every single person, from dr to office staff, wonderful! 4 months since surgery following diet and exercise feeling...more
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Sweet great bedside manner. And a very knowledgeable doctor.
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