Ghulam Abbas, MD

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

Practice Locations

Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center - Health Sciences Campus

1 Medical Center Drive
Health Sciences Center
Morgantown, WV
Phone: 855-WVU-CARE

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WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Elkins

812 Gorman Avenue
Elkins, WV
Phone: 855-WVU-CARE

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WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Oakland

13079 Garrett Highway
Oakland, MD
Phone: 855-WVU-CARE

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WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Morgantown

1 Medical Center Drive
Morgantown, WV
Phone: 855-WVU-CARE

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WVU Heart and Vascular Institute - Wheeling/Triadelphia

502 Cabela Drive
Triadelphia, WV
Phone: 855-WVU-CARE
Fax: 304-285-1996

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Appointment Information

Medical Specialties

  • Cancer - Oncology
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Digestive Diseases
  • Thoracic Surgery - Adult
  • General Surgery

Clinical Focus

  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Stenosis/Strictures
  • Esophagus
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Motility
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Interventional Pulmonology
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surge
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Laparoscopy
  • Laser - Esophageal Reflux
  • Lobectomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mesothelioma
  • Minimally-Invasive CT Surgery
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Thymoma
  • Tracheal 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

  • Airway Pathology
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bronchoscopy
  • da Vinci
  • Diaphragm Problems
  • Dysphagia
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • First Rib Resection
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, GERD
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Hernia - Diaphragmatic
  • Hernia - Laparoscopic Repair
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Laryngopharyngeal Reflux, LPR
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Disorders/Diseases
  • Lung Nodules
  • Mass - Esophageal
  • Mass - Lung
  • Mass - Mediastinal
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Pericardial Window
  • Rib Pain
  • Rib Plating
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Surgery - Cancer/Oncology
  • Surgery - Cardiothoracic
  • Surgery - Laparoendoscopic
  • Surgery - Laparoscopic
  • Surgery - Laparoscopic Foregut
  • Surgery - Laparoscopic Hernia
  • Surgery - Minimally Invasive
  • Surgery - Stereotactic
  • Surgery - Thoracic and Video Assisted Thoracic, VAT
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thoracic Stenosis
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Thoracotomy
  • Thoracotomy Resection
  • Thymectomy
  • Thymus
  • Zenker's Diverticulum