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Hatem Beshir

Hatem Ahmed Beshir, MSc.

Department of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, University of Alexandria, Egypt
Alexandria University Main Hospital
1 El Khartom square, Azarita
Alexandria  21411
+2 01003711756
+20 3566391 (alternative)
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Registrar of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Alexandria University (March 2016-Present)
Resident of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Alexandria University (Sept 2011-Present)
Member of the European Association of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (Jan 2016- Present)
Member of the Egyptian Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery (Oct 2012- Present)
General Practitioner, Egyptian Ministry of Health (May 2011- Sept 2011)
Emergency Physician, German Hospital Alexandria (Feb 2011 - Sept 2011)
Medical House Officer, Alexandria University Hospitals (2010-2011)

Other Interests

  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery
  • Neonatal perfusion
  • Swimming


  • Book

Nora Abdel Kawi, Hatem Beshir. Students’ Guide to medical Research. (2012).

The first attempt to provide medical students a guide for medical research in Alexandria Medical School, Book was reviewed by Prof. Dr. Robert Deacon, Lecturer of Medical research at Oxford University.

  • Papers – published and in review

Hatem Beshir, Moustafa Elhamami,        Ahmed   Saleh, Bassem Ramadan. Transit-Time flow measurement in composite arterial grafts versus single target anastomoses in coronary bypass surgery.

Presented as oral presentation in the proceedings of the 29th annual meeting of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS). The Amsterdam Rai, The Netherlands, 2015. Abstract session: Optimizing outcomes in coronary surgery. October 6th, 2015.  URL:

 Mansucript in review, Journal of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeon. TCS-04-2016-4496-OC.

EACTS news article. Tuesday, October 6th, 2015, P.36. URL: 

Presented as oral presentation at El-Mansoura University Annual Cardiothoracic Surgery Conference, El Mansoura University, Egypt. December 2015.

Master Thesis in Surgery. Faculty of Medicine, University of Alexandria.


Mostafa S, Rezk A, Al-Hammadi H, Waheb H, Beshir H. Role of Ultrasonography and Computed Tomography in Pediatric Blunt Abdominal Trauma.

ž   Presented as oral and E-poster presentations in the proceedings of the 9th European Congress on Emergency Medicine (EUSEM 2015). The Centro Congressi Lingotto, Turin, Italy. October 2015. URL:

ž   Original article in review. European Journal of Radiology.

ž   Hatem Beshir. Congenital Chylothorax, A case report and review of Literature. In Review, European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery. 2016.

ž   Rowan Abuyadek, Hatem Beshir, Ahmed Mustafa Ibrahim, Ahmed Mohamed El-Moughazi, Ahmed Mohamed Khater. Physicians' perception and attitudes regarding inappropriate admissions and resource allocation in the intensive care setting in Alexandria, Egypt

ž     Presented as oral and E-poster presentations at the  iHEA 9th World Congress on Health Economics, Sydney 2013.


Hatem Beshir, Ahmed Kamal, Ahmed ElKhanany, Ahmed Bassiouni. Patient Behavior When Prescribed Non-Affordable Drugs in University Hospitals of Alexandria, Egypt. 

In review in Health Policy and Planning (HPP) journal.

Presented as oral and poster presentation in the proceedings of the Third International Conference on Improving the Use of Medicines ICIUM 2011.  Antalya, Turkey 14th to 18th November 2011.


Presented as Poster Presentation at The Second Global Symposium on Health Systems Research (HSR Symposium) 2012. World health organization. Held in Beijing, People's Republic of China, 31 October- 3 November 2012. P. 78. URL:

Accepted for Poster presentation at The European Conference on Health Economics ECHE 2012, Held at Universität Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland.  Organized by International Health Economics Association (iHEA) and the Swiss Association for Health Economics.  URL:

Accepted for Poster presentation at the International Health Economics Association (iHEA) annual meeting in 2011. URL:

  • Papers – work in progress

   Hatem Beshir, Mohamed Elfiky, Ahmed AlHerazi, Bassem Ramadan. Correlation between transit-time flow measurement findings and native coronary anatomy in composite arterial grafts. EACTS 2016.

ž   Hatem Beshir, Ahmed Alherazi. Congenital Chylothorax. A case report and literature review. EACTS 2016.

   Hatem Beshir, Ahmed Anwar, Mostafa Elhamami. Concomitant Emergency Cesarean Section and Redo Mitral Valve Prosthesis Replacement for a Stuck Mitral Prosthesis. A case report. EACTS 2016.

   Allam AR, Hassanein W, Beshir H. Outcomes of complete preservation of the mitral valve apparatus during mitral valve replacement. 

Additional Educational Information

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery , Faculty of Medicne, University of Alexndria, Egypt . 2009 
  • Master Degree in Surgery. Faculty of Medicne, University of Alexndria, Egypt. 2016 

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Congenital
  • Thoracic
  • Vascular
  • Aorta
  • Cardiac
  • Professional Affairs
  • Chest wall
  • Congenital
  • Coronary disease
  • Diaphragm
  • Endovascular
  • Esophagus
  • Extracorporeal circulation
  • Critical Care
  • Lung
  • Mediastinum
  • Medical technology
  • Minimally Invasive
  • Pericardium
  • Pleura
  • Thoracic
  • Trachea and bronchi
  • Vascular