Bahaaldin Alsoufi, M.D.

Associate Professor, Department Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Norton Children’s HospitalAlsoufi

Special interests

  • Complex neonatal cardiac surgery
  • Valvular disease in children
  • Single ventricle palliation
  • Pediatric heart transplant

Education

  • Medical degree – Damascus University School of Medicine
  • General surgery training – University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA
  • Thoracic surgery training –  Oregon Health Sciences University 
  • Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Hospital for Sick Children/University of Toronto. 

Certifications

  • American Board of General Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Congenital Cardiac Surgery
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Cardiac Surgery

Professional activities

  • Editorial Board of the Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery, World Journal of Pediatric & Congenital Heart Surgery
  • Reviewer for Circulation, the Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery, the Annals of Thoracic Surgery, European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery and World Journal of Pediatric & Congenital Heart Surgery.
  • Guest speaker at numerous national and international conferences
  • Author of numerous peer-reviewed articles in medical journals, book author and author of book chapters.

 Selected Publications:

PubMed