Moustafa A Hassan, MD

Moustafa A Hassan, MD
Appointed 07/02/07
8141 Upstate University Hospital - Downtown Campus
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-1800

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Surgery: General Surgery, Trauma/Critical Care/Burns


Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA, 2001, Surgical Critical Care
  • Residency: Polyclinic Medical Center & Harrisburg Hospital of the Pinnacle Health System, 2000, Surgery
  • Internship: Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA, 1996, Surgery
  • MS: Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, 1993, Urology
  • Residency: Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, 1993, Urology
  • Internship: Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, 1989
  • MD: Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, 1987

Clinical Interests

  • Abdominal wall reconstruction

    Complex abdominal wall hernia

    Trauma Surgery/Acute Care Surgery/General Surgery

Specialties & Certification

  • Surgery
  • Surgical Critical Care

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominal Wall Defects
  • Acute Pancreatitis
  • Appendicitis
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Abdominal Pain
  • Chronic Pancreatitis
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) Caused by Injury
  • Colovesical Fistula
  • Critical Illnesses and Injuries
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Dyspepsia
  • Enteric Fistula
  • GI Bleed
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Groin Hernia
  • Hernias
  • Skin or Soft Tissue Abscess
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Ulcer
  • Trauma
  • Volvulus


  • Adults


  • Abdominal Colectomy
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Surgery
  • Fistula Surgery
  • Hernia Open Repair Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Appendectomy
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Enterectomy
  • Laparoscopic Ileostomy
  • Laparoscopic Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Open Cholecystectomy
  • Trauma Care

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • Crouse Hospital

Languages Spoken (Other Than English)

  • Arabic
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Sue Stearns, PhD
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Steven Youngentob, PhD

Steven Youngentob, PhD
Associate Dean of Basic Research and Graduate Studies

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