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Krassimir Atanassov, MD

Orange Regional Medical Group Physician

  • General Surgery
  • Surgical Critical Care
  • Surgical Critical Care

Krassimir Atanassov, MD

What inspired you to become a healthcare provider?

'The ability to change people's lives in a positive manner.'

What do you feel you bring to the GHVHS Medical Group?

'I bring my knowledge and expertise to assist in building a strong Trauma/Acute Care program.'

What do you love most about your specialty?

'The progress and innovations in surgery are huge nowadays, but I still feel that the most important part of my job is the relationship between the physician and the patient.'

How do you connect with your patients?

'I always treat my patients with dignity and respect, as you would with your mother or father.'

Background

Board Certification
  • Surgical Critical Care
  • General Surgery
Medical/Graduate School
  • Medical University Sofia Bulgaria
Internship
  • Staten Island University Hospital
Residency
  • Staten Island University Hospital
Fellowship
  • North Shore University Hospital (Manhassett)
Area of Interest
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colitis
  • Pancreatic Diseases
  • Wound Care
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Biliary Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Trauma Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Geriatric Issues
  • Trauma
  • Laproendoscopic Surgery
  • Surgical Critical Care
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic General Surgery
  • Gall Bladder Surgery