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Haytham Elgharably

Haytham Elgharably, M.D.

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
9500 Euclid Avenue/Main Campus (Desk J4-1)
Cleveland, OH  44195
United States
(614) 477-7841
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Zagazig university medical school (M.D. 2004)
Zagazig university hospitals Internship (2005 - 2006)
Zagazig university hospitals CTS Residency (2006-2007)
National Heart Institute CTS Residency (2007-2010)
Cleveland Clinic Foundation CTS Fellowship (2012-2013)
Cleveland Clinic Foundation Integrated Thoracic Surgery Residency (2013 - present)

Other Interests

Lung Transplantation
Infection Endocarditits
Aortic root surgery
Redo surgery


Peer Reviewed Journal Articles (Published)

Elgharably H, Halbreiner MS, Shoenhagen P, Navia JL. Repair of Left Ventricular Pseudoaneurysm with Triple Patch Technique (Empanada Patch). Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2015 Oct 13

Elgharably H, Kursbaum A, Flamm SD, Navia JL. Mediastinal mass presented 36 years after coronary bypass grafting: is vein graft pseudoaneurysm a differential diagnosis? Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2015 Jul;48(1):166-8. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezu342. Epub 2014 Sep 25. PubMed PMID: 25256826

Elgharably H, Shafii AE, Mason DP. Expanding the donor pool: donation after cardiac death. Thorac Surg Clin. 2015;25(1):35-46. doi: 10.1016/j.thorsurg.2014.09.011. Review. PubMed PMID: 25430428

Elgharably H, Ganesh K, Dickerson J, Khanna S, Abas M, Ghatak PD, Dixit S, Bergdall V, Roy S, Sen CK. A modified collagen gel dressing promotes angiogenesis in a preclinical swine model of chronic ischemic wounds. Wound Repair Regen. 2014 Nov-Dec;22(6):720-9. doi: 10.1111/wrr.12229. Epub 2015 Jan 8. PubMed PMID: 25224310; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4380279.

Awad H, Elgharably H, Buohliqah L, Dimitrova GT, Go MR. Reversal of paralysis and visceral ischemia after thoracic aortic ligation for infection via extra anatomic ascending aorta to infarenal aorta bypass graft. J Cardiothorac Surg. 2014 Sep 5;9:142. doi: 10.1186/s13019-014-0142-4. PubMed PMID: 25190212; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4172907

Roy S, Elgharably H, Sinha M, Ganesh K, Chaney S, Mann E, Miller C, Khanna S, Bergdall VK, Powell HM, Cook CH, Gordillo GM, Wozniak DJ, Sen CK. Mixed-species biofilm compromises wound healing by disrupting epidermal barrier function. J Pathol. 2014 Aug;233(4):331-43. doi: 10.1002/path.4360. Epub 2014 May 27. PubMed PMID: 24771509; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4380277

Elgharably H, Roy S, Khanna S, Abas M, Dasghatak P, Das A, Mohammed K, Sen CK. A modified collagen gel enhances healing outcome in a preclinical swine model of excisional wounds. Wound Repair Regen. 2013 May-Jun;21(3):473-81. doi: 10.1111/wrr.12039. Epub 2013 Apr 22. PubMed PMID: 23607796; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3685858

Elgharably H, Mann E, Awad H, Ganesh K, Ghatak PD, Gordillo G, Sai-Sudhakar CB, Roy S, Wozniak DJ, Sen CK. First evidence of sternal wound biofilm following cardiac surgery. PLoS One. 2013 Aug 1;8(8):e70360. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0070360. Print 2013. PubMed PMID: 23936415; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3731358

Awad H, Elgharably H, Popovich PG. Role of induced hypothermia in thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm surgery. Ther Hypothermia Temp Manag. 2012 Sep;2(3):119-37. doi: 10.1089/ther.2012.0009. Epub 2012 Sep 11. PubMed PMID: 24716449

Xu RX, Allen DW, Huang J, Gnyawali S, Melvin J, Elgharably H, Gordillo G, Huang K, Bergdall V, Litorja M, Rice JP, Hwang J, Sen CK. Developing digital tissue phantoms for hyperspectral imaging of ischemic wounds. Biomed Opt Express. 2012 Jun 1;3(6):1433-45. doi: 10.1364/BOE.3.001433. Epub 2012 May 18. PubMed PMID: 22741088; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3370982

Awad H, Abas M, Elgharably H, Tripathi R, Theofilos T, Bhandary S, Sai-Sudhakar C, Sen CK, Roy S. Endogenous opioids in wound-site neutrophils of sternotomy patients. PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e47569. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0047569. Epub 2012 Oct 31. PubMed PMID: 23118879; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3485298

Roy S, Driggs J, Elgharably H, Biswas S, Findley M, Khanna S, Gnyawali U, Bergdall VK, Sen CK. Platelet-rich fibrin matrix improves wound angiogenesis via inducing endothelial cell proliferation. Wound Repair Regen. 2011 Nov;19(6):753-66. doi: 10.1111/j.1524-475X.2011.00740.x. PubMed PMID: 22092846; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3623798

Peer Reviewed Book Chapter (Published)

Awad H, Elgharably H, Popovich P. Animal Models of Spinal Cord Repair. Aldskogius H, editor. Humana Press, NY USA: Springer; 2013. Chapter 11, Animal Models of Spinal Cord Ischemia