Prof. Ahmed Elmahrouk, MD/PhD - King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre - Jeddah - Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Prof. Ahmed Elmahrouk

MD/PhD

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre - Jeddah

Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Jeddah, Makkah | Saudi Arabia

Main Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease, Congenital Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery

Additional Specialties: Congenital Cardiac Surgery

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Prof. Ahmed Elmahrouk, MD/PhD - King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre - Jeddah - Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Prof. Ahmed Elmahrouk

MD/PhD

Introduction

Biography
Ahmed F Elmahrouk was born in July 17th 1970 in Tanta, Egypt. His late father – Professor of Geology, Faculty of science-, and his mother is a lawyer. He was raised in the house of his mother’s family by his Uncle – A dermatologist and politician-. He entered the University of Tanta, Medical School in 1986, determined to continue the path of his uncle. Graduated top 12 of his class in 1993. He thought that a career in cardiothoracic surgery seemed natural for him. He Joined the residency program of cardiothoracic Surgery in 1995 at Tanta University. He spent 6 months as a clinical fellow in the Department of Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Christian Albrechts University in Kiel, Germany with famed pioneer Cardiac Surgeon Prof. Dr. med. Jochen Cremer. He also worked with Prof. Dr. Hans-Heiner Kramer the talented Congenital Cardiac Surgeon.
In 2001 he was granted a fellowship from The Nuffic Scholarship program (Netherlands organization for international cooperation in Higher education), He spent two years as Clinical Fellow in Cardiac Surgery Department, Leiden University Medical Center in Leiden the Netherlands, where He worked with The Mitral Repair Legend Robert Dion, and the Congenital Cardiac Surgery pioneer Mark Hazekamp. He worked also with Michel Versteegh the dedicated thoracic surgeon.
He then moved to Italy where he spent another two years Fellowship in Cardiac Surgery Department in Ospedale St. Croce E Carle Cuneo, Italy as a part of a fellowship program of the International Heart School, (J.W.Kirklin- L. Parenzan) Based in Bergamo. He worked with another Mitral Valve Surgery Legend Dr Claudio Grossi.
In 2005, he had his PHD in Cardio-thoracic Surgery from Tanta University, and he Became an associate Professor in the same university since 2012.
He has expanded beyond cardiothoracic surgery to build a multi-faceted career encompassing cutting-edge scientific research, public health advocacy as well as Charity missions to Tanzania, Sudan and Bangladesh as a part of muntada Aid. Muntada Aid is a global humanitarian charity which operates in some of the world’s most vulnerable places, by providing much needed assistance to communities that have been affected by disasters, conflicts, and the cycle of poverty.
Currently, Dr ElMahrouk is still pursuing his passion as cardio-thoracic surgeon for Adult and pediatric in King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Hospital, in Saudi Arabia and Hamad Medical Corporation in Qatar

Primary Affiliation: King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre - Jeddah - Jeddah, Makkah , Saudi Arabia

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Education

Dec 1999 - Oct 2005
Tanta University Faculty of Medicine
M.D. in Cardio-thoracic Surgery
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Oct 2002
University Of St Anna Pisa
International Master of Adult and Pediatric Cardiac surgery
Adult and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
Oct 1998
Faculty of Medicine Tanta University
MSc General Surgery
General Surgery

Experience

Aug 2014
King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre - Jeddah
Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Cardio-thoracic Surgery
Feb 2012
Tanta University Faculty of Medicine, Tanta Egypt
Professor Of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha Qatar
Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Ospedale Santa Croce E Carle, Cuneo, Italy
Clinical Fellow
Adult Cardiac Surgery
Christian Albrechts University Hospital, Kiel, Germany
Clinical Fellow
Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
Leids Universitair Medisch centrum, Leiden, The Netherlands
Clinical Fellow
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Publications

14Publications

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51Profile Views

Surgical repair for persistent truncus arteriosus in neonates and older children.

J Cardiothorac Surg 2020 May 11;15(1):83. Epub 2020 May 11.

Cardiac Surgery Division, Department of Surgery, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13019-020-01114-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7216609PMC
May 2020
1.018 Impact Factor

Evolution of the Norwood operation outcomes in patients with late presentation.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 03 22;159(3):1040-1048. Epub 2019 Nov 22.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Cardiovascular Department, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; Cardiac Surgery Section, Department of Surgery, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.07.154DOI Listing
March 2020
4.168 Impact Factor

Rosai-Dorfman disease with pulmonary involvement mimicking bronchogenic carcinoma.

J Cardiothorac Surg 2020 Feb 21;15(1):37. Epub 2020 Feb 21.

Department of Pathology, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, MBC-J16, P.O. Box 40047, Jeddah, 21499, Saudi Arabia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13019-020-1085-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7035635PMC
February 2020
1.018 Impact Factor

Bolus potassium in frustrated ventricular fibrillation storm.

J Card Surg 2020 Feb 25;35(2):480-481. Epub 2019 Nov 25.

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Cardiovascular Department, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jocs.14380DOI Listing
February 2020
0.888 Impact Factor

Factors affecting the outcome of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation following paediatric cardiac surgery.

Cardiol Young 2019 Dec 20;29(12):1501-1509. Epub 2019 Nov 20.

Cardiac Surgery Division, Department of Surgery, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1047951119002634DOI Listing
December 2019
0.857 Impact Factor

Implementation of an evidence-based practice to decrease surgical site infection after coronary artery bypass grafting.

J Int Med Res 2019 Aug 21;47(8):3491-3501. Epub 2019 Mar 21.

2 Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiothoracic Surgery Section, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0300060519836511DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6726785PMC
August 2019
1.095 Impact Factor

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Postcardiotomy Pediatric Patients-15 Years of Experience Outside Europe and North America.

Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 01 12;67(1):28-36. Epub 2017 Dec 12.

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0037-1608962DOI Listing
January 2019
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1.075 Impact Factor

Junctional ectopic tachycardia following tetralogy of fallot repair in children under 2 years.

J Cardiothorac Surg 2018 Jun 5;13(1):60. Epub 2018 Jun 5.

Cardiothoracic Surgery Department, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, MBC J-16, P.O Box: 40047, Jeddah, 21499, Saudi Arabia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13019-018-0749-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5989382PMC
June 2018
15 Reads
1.018 Impact Factor

Staged Surgical Palliation for HLHS in a Girl with Severe Factor X Deficiency.

Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Rep 2018 Jan 22;7(1):e12-e15. Epub 2018 Mar 22.

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1637743DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5864519PMC
January 2018
10 Reads

Surgical strategies protecting against right ventricular dilatation following tetralogy of Fallot repair.

J Cardiothorac Surg 2018 Jan 22;13(1):14. Epub 2018 Jan 22.

Cardiothoracic Surgery Department, Tanta University, Al-Geish Street, Tanta, 31527, Gharbya, Egypt.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13019-018-0702-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5778645PMC
January 2018
13 Reads
1.018 Impact Factor

Transposition of Great Arteries with Left Main Coronary Artery Atresia-Case Report.

Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Rep 2018 Jan 22;7(1):e16-e17. Epub 2018 Mar 22.

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1637737DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5864522PMC
January 2018
3 Reads

Air embolism during air flight in a passenger with bronchogenic cyst.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2016 Jul 13;152(1):e1-2. Epub 2016 Feb 13.

Cardiothoracic Surgery Department, Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha, Qatar.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.02.014DOI Listing
July 2016
3 Reads
4.168 Impact Factor

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Tanta University

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Ahmed A Jamjoom
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King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center

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Mohamed F Ismail
Mohamed F Ismail

Mansoura University

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Ahmed Jamjoom
Ahmed Jamjoom

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center

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Tamer E Hamouda
Tamer E Hamouda

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center

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