Vahan Kassabian, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.R.C.S.

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Dr. Kassabian graduated from the University of Montreal in Montreal, Quebec, in 1985 after brief clerkships at McGill University and the Massachusetts General Hospital of Harvard Medical School. He completed his urologic residency at the University of Montreal in 1990 and also completed additional training as a research fellow in urologic oncology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas in 1991. He later served as clinical instructor of urologic oncology in 1992. Prior to joining Georgia Urology, he was assistant professor of surgery at Emory University. He practiced urologic oncology at Emory University Hospital and each of its affiliated hospitals. He was also Chief of Urology at the V.A. Hospital in Atlanta and served on several committees, including the Cancer Committee and the Peer Review Committee.

During his years in academic medicine, Dr. Kassabian was dedicated to training residents and medical students in urology and was honored with the Teacher of the Year award at Emory for his contribution to excellence in education. Dr. Kassabian has written numerous publications, articles, and book chapters, has made presentations at both national and international meetings, and has lectured extensively on prostate cancer and prostate diseases.

Dr. Kassabian has vast experience in clinical research, especially in prostate cancer. His surgical expertise is in complex oncological cases, advanced prostate cancer, MRI fusion and High Intensity Focused Ultrasound. He is a member of the American Urologic Association, the Canadian Urological Association, LUGPA and the Society of Urologic Oncology. He also serves as Contributing Editor for “Reviews in Urology” and is a reviewer for “Urology Practice”.

Dr. Kassabian is the Medical Director of Georgia Urology, P.A., one of the largest and well known private practice urology groups in the country. He also serves as the urologist member of the Contractor Advisory Committee of CAHABA, the regional Medicare carrier for Georgia.

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Specialties

Urologic Oncology (Cancer of the urinary tract including prostate, kidney, bladder, and testicular) High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU).

Dr. Vahan Kassabian is a member of the National Cancer Institute Community Oncology Program (NCORP) through GA NCORP.

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4.8 /5
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Dr. Kassabian and the staff at GA Urology Glenridge office have provided excellent, efficient and friendly service to me each time I have visited the office. I have a lot of confidence in Dr. Kassabian. I highly recommend Dr. Kassabian and the caring staff at GA Urology Glenridge.
I had a morning appointment, and still waited in the waiting room over 30 minutes.
The staff at Georgia Urology was very helpful and professional with helping me with my problem. The surgical coordinator is one the most professional person I have ever talk with she was very helpful with scheduling my surgery with Dr. Kassabian and I really can't thank her enough for what she did for our family. Thank you Ms. Connie Johnson she's our Christmas Miracle because of the surgery I was able to enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner with my family without any pain or discomfort.
The person that collected blood from my arm did an outstanding job.
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Excellent front desk people! Friendly, caring and professional. Was taken back to see the doctor at my appointment time. Dr. Kassabian spent the time necessary to explain my condition and to answer my questions. Highly recommend!
I am always pleased with Georgia Urology, Roswell, I make 16 visits a year 4 to get Eligard injection, urine sample, Doctor Kassabian checking with me and PSA test, 12 visits a year for XGeva Injections. I always enjoy my visits and look forward to them.
Person making my appointment and receptionist were extremely nice, professional, and helpful. Best I've ever experienced. Not used to paying parking to see a physician. My only complaint.
24 years of steady, excellent care
Phone and e-mail reminders were for the wrong office.
Everyone was great. I really like Dr. Kassabian.