Steven Fassler, MD

Steven Fassler, MD, FACS, FASCRS

General Surgery Abington, PA

Colon & Rectal Assoc. Chief, Section of Colon & Rectal Surgery Abington Memorial Hospital

Office Address

Office Map
  • 1235 Old York Rd
    Ste G20
    Abington, PA 19001
    Phone: (215) 517-1250
    Fax: (215) 517-0821


  • Steven A. Fassler, MD, is board certified in both colon and rectal surgery and in general surgery, fellowship trained in colon and rectal surgery, and has over 10 years experience caring for patients in a busy colon and rectal surgery practice. After graduating from Temple University School of Medicine and the General Surgery Residency Program at the University of Connecticut, Dr. Fassler completed a fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ)/Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine at its main campus in New Brunswick, NJ. This fellowship included both the traditional approaches and laparoendoscopic (minimally invasive) treatment of colon and rectal disorders. He joined the staff in 2001

Dr. Fassler's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • General Surgery: Colon & Rectal, General Surgery
  • Clinical Interests: Laparoscopy; Colonic Neoplasms; Colonoscopy; Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures; Hemorrhoids

Dr. Fassler's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery (Adjunct)Temple University school of Medicine
  • Clinical Associate Professor of SurgeryDrexel University School of Medicine
  • Attending SurgeonHoly Redeemer Hospital and Medical Center
    Meadowbrook, PA
  • Senior SurgeonAbington Memorial Hospital
    Abington, PA

Dr. Fassler's Education & Medical Training

  • UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical SchoolUMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical SchoolResidency, Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • University of ConnecticutUniversity of ConnecticutResidency, General Surgery
  • Temple Univ Sch of MedTemple University School of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Fassler's Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License2001 - 2014
  • American Board of Colon and Rectal SurgeryAmerican Board of Colon and Rectal SurgeryColon & Rectal Surgery, 2002
  • American Board of SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgerySurgery, 2001

Dr. Fassler's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Philadelphia MagazineTop DoctorPhiladelphia Magazine, 2011
  • Castle ConnollyTop DoctorsCastle Connolly
  • US News and World ReportTop DoctorUS News and World Report
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Dr. Fassler's Publications & Presentations

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  • Residency Advisory Committeemember
  • Nutrition CommitteeAbington Hospital
  • Education CommitteeHoly Redeemer Hospital
  • Cancer CommitteeHoly Redeemer Hospital

Dr. Fassler's Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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