Dr. Horacio J Asbun, MD



General Surgery     -  California,  Pleasant Hill

 Overview

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

 Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

 Conditions

  • Acupuncture Meridian Therapy
  • Arthritic Metacarpophalangeal (MCP) Joints
  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Chronic Renal Insufficiency
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Dystonia 7, Torsion
  • Esophageal Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Exercise Management
  • Fear of Getting Married
  • Food Allergy - Tree Nuts
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Genetic Testing
  • Glaucoma - Ectopia Microspherophakia - Stiff Joints - Short Stature
  • Herpes Simplex Virus Antenatal Infection
  • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Kidney Damage - Ethylene Glycol
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Marijuana Amotivational Syndrome
  • Memory Disorders
  • Minimally Invasive Resection of Mediastinal Tumor
  • Mongolian Spot
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Neurological Muscle Weakness
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Optic Ataxia
  • Photosensitivity
  • Radical Retropubic Prostate Removal
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Shoulder and Thorax Deformity - Congenital Heart Disease
  • Shoulder Fractures
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Lesion
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Throat Swab
  • Vertebral Artery Occlusion
  • Warts
  • Wrinkles

 Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Cystectomy
  • 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
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Hepatectomy
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • 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)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 34

 State License

  • California
  • Florida

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


Universidad De Chile

Santiago, Chile
Graduated: 1983

Residency Hospital


Kern Mc Uc San Diego


Year completed: 1991

Internship Hospital


Hospital Santa Crev I Saint Pan

Barcelona, Spain

Year completed: 1984

Fellowship Hospitals


Lahey Clin

Burlington, MA, USA

Year completed: 1992 Va Hospital Uc San Diego Year completed: 1986

 Awards

1   ACS
2   SAGES
3   AAES
4   American Association Endocrin Surgery
5   Bolivian College Physician
6   Bolivian Surgery Society
7   Chilean Surgery Society

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Office Address

401 Gregory Lane
California (CA)
Pleasant Hill,
94523

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Office Address, 401 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill, California (CA), 94523




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • BlueDental Choice
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • GEHA
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • National Elevator
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • NetworkBlue
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Life
  • Simplifi
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek photo


John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek

1601 Ygnacio Valley Road California CA, Walnut Creek, 94598

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.




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