Treatment & Services
- Cancer Center
- Robotic Surgery
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Adrenal Tumors
- Bladder Cancer
- Elevated PSA
- Germ Cell Tumors
- Kidney Cancer
- Kidney Cysts, Simple
- Penile Cancer
- Prostate Cancer
- Renal Pelvis Cancer
- Testicular Cancer
- Transitional Cell Cancer
- Urethral Cancer
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine
Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical Education - McGill University Faculty of Medicine
Undergraduate - McGill University
Research & Publications
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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.
As of 12/5/2018, Dr. Abouassaly has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.
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120 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||5|
|Knows Medical History||4.7|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
9 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Oct 24, 2018
Dr. Aboussaley is one of the and most competent doctors I ever seen. His demeanor, confidence and knowledge put me at ease for kidney cancer removal and follow up care. I am monitored for bladder cancer by him as welll. I followed him to Cleveland Clinic from another institution.
Reviewed on Oct 3, 2018
very good experience excellent care provided by doctor
Reviewed on Aug 15, 2018
This was my first visit to this provider and facility. the over all experience was very efficient and professional.
Reviewed on Jun 18, 2018
Dr. Abouassaly was great. It was well worth the distance to get information that reassured me and he explained everything in detail. My daughter and I had a list of questions and he answered all of them before we asked. He was patient with me and listened to my concerns and explained my options. I would recommend this doctor and the clinic to anyone who needs first class treatment.
Reviewed on May 23, 2018
Being diagnosed with cancer is an extremely scary thing. Dr. Abouassaly took a lot of the fear away. He explained everything and made me feel comfortable that I was in the right place.
Reviewed on May 9, 2018
Dr. Abouassaly is my angel on earth he saved my life
Reviewed on Apr 16, 2018
I made one trip back to the provider's office because of the carrier address snafu, but after that staff dealt with staff to resolve the issue.
Reviewed on Apr 16, 2018
There was a minor miscommunication regarding insurance information (no one could find a physical address of Anthem/BCBS Fed) between the blood lab and the provider's office. It was resolved promptly.
Reviewed on Feb 21, 2018
I had lots of questions. The provider seemed surprised that I asked about his complication rate. He did spend time with me. When he returned to the room after starting to schedule the testing I needed, he asked if I had any other questions. I said I did. He then closed the exam room door and sat down with me until my questions and concerns had been expressed.
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