General SurgeryGeneral surgery - one of the large sections of surgery in which study the basics of diseases of surgical character, is developed new approaches and methods of surgical treatment, without the introduction at a particular manifestation of certain diseases and technical features rare operations.
- California, Pleasant Hill
Dr. Horacio J Asbun, MD works in
Pleasant Hill, California is a specialist in General Surgery, Pediatric Surgery and graduated Universidad De Chile in 1983. Dr. Asbun is affiliated with John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek and practicing for 34 years
Experience and Qualifications
Acupuncture Meridian Therapy
Arthritic Metacarpophalangeal (MCP) Joints
Bile Duct Procedure
Cervical Spine Reconstruction
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Congenital Mitral Stenosis
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
Dystonia 7, Torsion
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Fear of Getting Married
Food Allergy - Tree Nuts
Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
Glaucoma - Ectopia Microspherophakia - Stiff Joints - Short Stature
Herpes Simplex Virus Antenatal Infection
Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Kidney Damage - Ethylene Glycol
Marijuana Amotivational Syndrome
Minimally Invasive Resection of Mediastinal Tumor
Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
Neurological Muscle Weakness
Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
Radical Retropubic Prostate Removal
Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
Shoulder and Thorax Deformity - Congenital Heart Disease
Vertebral Artery Occlusion
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
I received a timely response to my questions and concerns.
I got an appointment when I needed one.
They kept things moving and on time during my visit.
Knowledge and Skill:*
I received a thorough evaluation.
I received a correct diagnosis and up-to-date treatment.
I was given specific advice on lifestyle changes I can make to improve my health.
Shared Decision Making and Communication:*
I was given the medical information I needed in an understandable way.
The provider really listened, gave me the time I needed, and put me at ease.
We discussed treatment options and choices I have.
The provider addressed traditional and alternative medicine treatment options in an open-minded way.
John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek is a hospital located in Walnut Creek, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are below the state average in 12 of 12 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 8 of 12 procedures.
Specialists in General Surgery Pleasant Hill (CA):
Dr. Robert W Blue, MD works in
Pleasant Hill, California is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated Va Hospital in 1967. Dr. Blue is affiliated with John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek, John Muir Medical Center - Concord and practicing for 55 years
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