Ghulam Abbas, MD

Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Administration; Chief, of Thoracic Surgery; Surgical Director of Thoracic Oncology
WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
Ghulam Abbas, MD

Practice Locations

WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown

1 Medical Center Drive
Morgantown, WV

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Appointment Information

Medical Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery - Adult
  • General Surgery

Clinical Focus

  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cryosurgery
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Stenosis/Strictures
  • Esophagus
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surge
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Minimally-Invasive CT Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery - Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic Surgery

Special Training

  • 2005 - Minimally Invasive Thoracic and Foregut Surgery
    Fellowship - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • 2004 - Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Fellowship - Rush University Medical Center
  • 2002 - Surgery
    Residency - Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Education

  • 1994 - Aga Kahn University Medical College - MD

Symptoms, Conditions, and Treatments

  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, GERD
  • Surgery - Open Chest
  • Surgery - Robotic
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thymectomy