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Dr. Abdulelah Murshid

Dr. Abdulelah Abdulrahman Murshid, MD,ABGS,MHA, FRCS-Canada

King Abdulaziz Hospital Cardiac center
King Fahad Road,Qurwa
King Abdulaziz Hospital Cardiac Center
Taif, ML  26521
Saudi Arabia
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic



King Abdulaziz University-Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, MB&CHB.1988.
King Saud University-Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Arab Board in General Surgery1989-1993.
McGill University-Montreal, Canada, General Surgery 1993-1996.
University of Ottawa-Ottawa, Canada, Cardiac Surgery1996-1999.
University of Ottawa Fellowship in Heart Valve Surgery and Heart Transplant.1999-2000.
Royal College of Physicians &Surgeons of Canada Certification in Cardiac Surgery.2000.
American University of London, Master in Hospital Admistertion, 2011.
Deputy Chief CVT Service, Al-Noor Specialist Hospital-Makkah, Saudi Arabia.2000-2002.
Chief of CVT Service &Cardiac ICU- Dammam Heart Center, Dammam, Saudi Arabia, 2003-2005.
Consultant Adult Cardiac Surgeon-Saudi Aramco Dhahran Health Center- Saudi Arabia, 2005-2007(300  Beds)
Consultant Cardiac Surgeon & Assistant CMO ,Saad Specialist Hospital-Alkhobar,2007 to 2012( 300 Beds)

Director of Cardiac science department,Al hada military hospital, Taif, Saudi Arabia, from 2012 to 2020( 400 Beds)

Senoir Consultant adult cardiac surgeon,Cardiac center-King Abdulaziz hospital, MOH, ( 500 Beds) Taif, Saudi Arabia, From 2020 to date



Other Interests


International medical charity activities.


Minimally invasive cardiac surgery,
Left ventricular remodeling surgery & LV aneurysm repair surgery.
Left ventricular assist devices technology surgery& heart transplant surgery.
Aortic Surgery including surgery for aortic aneurysms &dissection.
Cardiac arrhythmia surgery.
Cardiac tumors and pericarditis surgery.
Preoperative &postoperative intensive cardiac surgical care.
Heart valve surgery, repair & replacement.
Coronary artery surgery.
Clinical critical Appraisals, Risk Management, Performance improvement and medical investigations.



·         Pentastarch Versus Albumin in Cardiopulmonary Bypass

Prime  : Impact on Blood Loss

Abdulelah A. Murshid M.D.,

Article first published online: 26 JUL 2007

        DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-8191.1999.tb00994.x   


·         Increased platelets transfusion during the use of IABP

§  For  cardiac surgery patients


·         Extensive muscular coronary artery bridge causing

§  ischemia (case report)


·         Membrane fenestration for type-B  aortic dissection ,

o   simplified technique(case report )




Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Critical Care
  • Cardiac
  • Coronary disease
  • Heart failure
  • Pericardium
  • Valve disease
  • Tricuspid valve disease
  • Aorta
  • Professional Affairs