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Saber Aboelnazar

Saber A. Aboelnazar, MD, MSc, FRCS (Edinburgh), FRCSC

University of Alberta Hospital
11220 83 Ave
University of Alberta and Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute
Edmonton , AB  T5J 2G8
Canada
1-780-407-8822
1-780-710-0032 (alternative)
1-780-432-2598 (fax)
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Role: 
Surgeon

Background

License

  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons – Alberta, Canada, Effective: 07/2004 - Present
  • Medical Practitioner, General Medical Council - London, UK, Effective: 10/1998 – 05/2013

Professional Affiliations

  • The Society of Thoracic Surgeons – USA, Effective: 01/2012
  • The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – Canada, Effective: 08/2008
  • International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation – USA, Effective: 09/2005
  • Canadian Medical Association/Alberta Medical Association – Canada, Effective: 07/2004
  • The European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery – UK, Effective: 10/2003
  • Institute of Accident Surgery – UK, Effective: 11/1997
  • Society of Cardio-Thoracic Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland – UK, Effective: 07/1997
  • The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh – UK, Effective: 01/1995
     

Interests

  • Coronary Bypass Surgery
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Reconstruction
  • Aortic Root Reconstruction
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Aortic Dissection & Aneurysm Reconstruction
  • Valve Sparing Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support
  • Maze Procedure

Research

Research

1. Howaida O Al Qethamy, S Aboelnazar, Yahya Al Faraidi, Khalid Al Jubair,
Mohamed Gadura, and Mohamed Fagih, “Cor Triatraitum: Operative Results in
20 Patients,” Asian Cardiovascular & Thoracic Annals 2006; 14:7-9.

2. Howaida O Al Qethamy, Khawar Aizaz, S Aboelnazar, Samina Hijab, and
Yahya Al Faraidi, “Play Safe: Band the Late Presenting Complete
Atrioventricular Canal,” Asian Cardiovascular & Thoracic Annals 2002; 10:30-
34.

3. Howaida O Al Qethamy, Khawar Aizaz, S Aboelnazar, Samina Hijab, and
Yahya Al Faraidi, “Two-Stage Arterial Switch Operation: Is Late Ever Too
Late?” Asian Cardiovascular & Thoracic Annals 2002; 10:235-239.

4. MJR Dalrymple-Hay, A Alzetani, S Aboelnazar, SA Livsey, MP Haw, and JL
Monro, “Cardiac Surgery in the Elderly,” European Journal of Cardiothoracic
Surgery, 15 (1999) 61-66.

Presentations

1. Saber Aboelnazar. The Outcome of Truncus Arteiosus Repair: Single Center
Experience. Mediterranean Association of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery,
Beirut – Lebanon, September 10-13, 2003.

2. Saber Aboelnazar. Two Stage Arterial Switch Operation: Is Late Ever Too Late?
SCTS Annual Scientific Meeting, Bournemouth UK, March 17-20, 2002.

3. Saber Aboelnazar. Case Report Presentation: Late Presentation of Double Aortic
Arch. Wessex Cardiac Centre Meeting, Southampton UK, October 11, 1997.

4. Saber Aboelnazar. Case Report Presentation: Traumatic Rupture of the Right
Superior Pulmonary Vein. Wessex Cardiac Centre Meeting, Southampton UK,
June 15, 1997.

5. Saber Aboelnazar. Master of Medical Science Thesis: “Review of Liver Injuries at
Queen Elizabeth Hospital.” Birmingham UK, October 1996 – October 1997.

6. Saber Aboelnazar. Master’s Degree Thesis: “Out-Patient Management of
Hemorrhoids Using Injection Sclerotherapy and Rubber Band Ligation.” Faculty
of Medicine, Alexandria University, Egypt, August 1986 – August 1989.

Education

  • Clinical Associate - Adult Cardiac Surgery, Mazankowski Heart Institute University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada .................... 08/2008 - Present
  • Outstanding Medical Achievement Award for Cardiac Surgery and Thoracic Transplantation, Cambridge Certificate .………………… February 2011
  • Recipient of the 2010 Gold Medal Award for Canada ……....……………… December 2010
  • IBC Foremost Health Professionals of the World Award ……..…………... December 2009
  • The International Hippocrates Award for Medical Achievement ….………… August 2009
  • Canadian Board Certified Cardiac Surgery (FRCSC) ………...….……………………… June 2008
  • Master of Medical Science, The University of Birmingham, UK …...... December 1997
  • Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS), Edinburgh, UK …….........…………….…..... January 1995
  • Master of General Surgery, University of Alexandria, Egypt ………....……….. August 1989
  • MBChB, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alexandria, Egypt ……...…... November 1984

Practice Areas

  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Aorta
  • Aortic Arch
  • Aortic Root
  • Ascending Aorta
  • Thoracic Aorta
  • Coronary Disease
  • Coronary Disease - Surgery
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Constriction
  • Effusion
  • Surgery
  • Heart and Lung
  • Lung - Transplantation
  • Transplantation - Heart
  • Tricuspid
  • Valve Disease