Dr. Steven Fassler, MD

Dr. Steven Fassler, MD

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49 y/o
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Dr. Steven Fassler, MD is a general surgery specialist in Abington, PA and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in general surgery and surgical oncology.

Colon and Rectal Associates

1235 Old York Rd Ste G20

Abington, PA 19001
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Anal Disorders
high
more than 89% of peers
Stomach Diseases
normal
more than 65% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

64  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • 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
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Temple University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University of Connecticut
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University of Connecticut
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fassler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fassler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fassler

4.5

Based on 16 reviews

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Dr. Fassler and his Team were absolutely amazing. Everyone was very friendly, helpful and professional. The interpersonal interactions with Dr. Fassler and his Team made all the difference in the world, I knew I was in the best of hands. I, without hesitation, can highly recommend Dr. Fassler...Read More
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Don DeVries in Philadelphia, PA – Mar 12, 2018
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I had my sigmoid removed laparoscopically in 2015. He is a caring doctor and did a great job as I had no complications.
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Helen Ann in Willow Grove – Jan 04, 2018
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Dr. Fassler is the most amazing Dr. He is extremely competent and makes you feel at ease. He performed surgery on me and he was so attentive and kind. I would highly recommend him because in my estimation you could not find a better Dr.
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Susan Schwartz in Huntingdon Valley, PA – Dec 21, 2017
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Very professional, yet very personable.
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Jeffrey Radcliff in Green Lane, PA – Dec 16, 2017
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Execellent Colon Rectal Doc. Great with a scope.
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Thomas Lisowski in Bensalem, PA – Apr 02, 2017
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