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Imran Hassan
Patient Rating
4.6 / 5 (Based on 203 Reviews)

Imran Hassan, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Specialties: Colorectal Surgery, Robotic Surgery, and General and Minimally Invasive Surgery

Schedule an Appointment

To schedule an appointment with Imran Hassan, please call 319-398-6747

Areas of Interest

Dr. Hassan's clinical expertise includes the surgical management of benign and malignant colorectal diseases, and diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy, in addition to general, colorectal and anorectal surgery, including minimally invasive and laparoscopic procedures.

Education and Training

Education

Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan, Doctor of Medicine

Residency

Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, General Surgery

Fellowship

Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, Colon and Rectal Surgery Research and Clinical Fellowships

Teaching or Professional Positions

Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Surgery                    
University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
2014-present

Assistant Professor, Division of General Surgery                  
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL
2006-2013

Associate Program Director, Colon and Rectal Surgery Residency               
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL
2013
    
Director Research, Colon and Rectal Surgery Residency                        
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL
2009-2013

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Surgeons – Fellow
  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons - Fellow
  • Association for Academic Surgery
  • American College of Physician Executives
  • Mayo Medical Alumni Society
  • Midwest Surgical Association
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
  • Society for Surgeons of the Alimentary Tract
  • International Society for Digestive Surgery
  • The Priestly Society, Mayo Alumni Surgical Association

Honors, Awards, etc.

  • 2019 Nominee for Mentor/Educator award
  • 2018 Nominee for Patient Advocate Award, one of Mercy's Annual Provider Awards
  • Outstanding Research Mentoring Award, SIU School of Medicine, 2012   
  • Best new member paper, Midwest Surgical Association, Galena, IL, 2011
  • Best paper, Northwest Colorectal Society Meeting, Salishan, OR, 2005
  • 1st Place, Minnesota State Trauma Competition, 2003
  • Trainee Travel Award, American Federation of Clinical Research, 2003
  • Chief Resident Teacher of the Year, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 2003
  • Trainee Travel Award, American Federation of Clinical Research, 2002
  • Mayo Medical School Excellence in Teaching Recognition, 1999-2000
  • Dean’s Travel Grant to 11th International Medical Sciences Students Congress, Istanbul, Turkey, 1995

Certifications

Board certified in general and colorectal surgery

  • American Board of Surgery, 2004, 2014
  • American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery, 2008
  • Illinois
  • Iowa

Personal Interests

Dr. Hassan enjoys reading, watching movies and traveling.

Additional Information

Learn more about Dr. Hassan's specialty, colorectal surgery.

Mercy’s General Surgery Clinic is a collaborative initiative between Mercy Medical Center and UI Health Care, and comprised of University of Iowa surgical faculty members.

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Patient Reviews

5.0
September 10, 2021
Dr. Hassan was informative, caring, willing to listen, and displayed concern for me as a patient and person.
5.0
September 09, 2021
My surgery is serious. Dr Hassan did a great job of explaining everything.
2.25
August 29, 2021
Hassan doesn't take my input about my own plan of treatment into account at all, doesn't bother to explain why he chose one option over others, doesn't respond well to feedback about course of actions taken.
4.75
August 27, 2021
Dr. Hassan addressed my concerns & answered all my questions.
5.0
August 26, 2021
Thorough explanations
5.0
August 25, 2021
Dr. Hassan has been/is always very kind & detailed about my care. We enjoy a humorous side to the relationship which I find enjoyable.
5.0
August 23, 2021
Exceptional in all aspects
2.5
August 04, 2021
He was the one who said he wanted to have the follow up and then asked why I had come back.
5.0
July 19, 2021
All around very professional
5.0
July 17, 2021
Dr Hassan is very professional. I'm glad he was my surgeon
5.0
July 16, 2021
It was a good experience.
5.0
July 05, 2021
Excellent communication
4.25
July 01, 2021
The doctor has been great
5.0
June 15, 2021
Dr. Hassan and staff were very good at listening, understanding, and informing.
5.0
June 03, 2021
I would definitely refer a friend or acquaintance to this provider.
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