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Sameh Said

Sameh Mahmoud Said, M.B.B.Ch, M.D., FACC, FACS

Chief, Division of Pediatric and Adult Congenital Cardiac Surgery, Maria Fareri Children's Hospital, Westchester Medical Center and New York Medical College
C2235 100 Woods Road, Valhalla,
Maria Fareri Children's Hospital
Valhalla, NY  10595
United States
914-493-6696 (alternative)
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic



Resident at Cardiothoracic Surgery Department, Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University (2000-2003)
Assistant Lecturer at Cardiothoracic Surgery Department, Alexandria University (2004-2011)
Non-ACGME Accredited Fellowship of Cardiac Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN (October 2005-July 2008)
Lecturer Cadiothoracic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria, Egypt 2011-now
Integrated General and Thoracic Surgery Residency, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (July 2008- June 2014)
Instructor of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (2011-2014)
ACGME-Accredited Congenital Cardiac Surgery Fellowship, Lucile Packard Children Hospital, Stanford, CA (July 2014-June 2015)
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (2015-2017)
Associate Professor of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (2017-2018)
Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Masonic Children’s Hospital, University of Minnesota (2019-2022)
Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (2022)
Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics, New York Medical College, New York (2023)

Other Interests

Neonatal and Infant Cardiac Surgery
Unifocalization Procedure
Pulmonary Arterial Reconstruction
Re-do Cardiac Surgery
Functional Single Ventricle
Adults with Congenital Heart Disease
Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction
Ebstein Anomaly
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Minimally Invasive Repair of Congenital Heart Defects in Children


Minimally Invasive Repair of Congenital Heart Defects in Children

Mechanical Assistance for Failing Fontan

Hybrid Approaches for Congenital Heart Disease

Additional Educational Information

Alexandria Medical School (M.B,B.Ch) Oct. 1998

Master Degree in Surgery, October 2003

ECFMG Certified, April4th, 2005

M.D, Ph.D. Cardiothoracic Surgery, Alexandria University, Egypt, 2009

American Board of Surgery Certification, 2013

American Board of Thoracic Surgery Certification, 2015/ 5-Year MOC

American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Congenital Cardiac Subspecialty Certification, 2016/ 5-Year MOC

Carlson School of Management, Master of Business Adminstration 2019-Present

Senior Congenital Editor, CTSNet: July 2023