Dr Hisham Bassiouny, vascular surgeon in Egypt



Dr Hisham S. Bassiouny is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a Distinguished Fellow of the Society for Vascular Surgery (USA) and a member of many surgical societies in the US and internationally.

After graduation from Cairo University Medical School in Egypt, he completed his general and vascular surgery training at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit and the University of Chicago. Dr Bassiouny joined the faculty at the University of Chicago in 1987 until 2011 where he was appointed Professor and Chief of the Section of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, Director of the Non Invasive Vascular Lab at the University of Chicago, and Program Director of the Vascular training fellowship. He returned to Egypt in 2011 as Chief of the Vascular Department at Dar Al Fouad Hospital in 6th of October City, Egypt and a visiting vascular surgeon consultant to Maadi and International Medical Center military institutions.

Dr Bassiouny has more that 100 peer reviewed publications and books and is recognized internationally for his contributions to the field of Vascular. He has received several National Institute of Health and American Heart Association (USA) awards to investigate mechanisms in atherosclerosis and vascular scarring after treatment of artery blockages with stents and surgery. To view his full CV

His philosophy and interests include:

1. Providing the patient with the most advanced minimally invasive and surgical options to achieve the most durable results with the least risk. A patient centered care approach.

2. His major clinical interests include Aortic Aneurysms in the abdomen and chest, Aortic Dissections, Carotid Artery Disease and Stroke, blockage of branches to kidney, intestines and lower extremities and varicose veins.

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Summary & Milestones

Where does Dr. Hisham Bassiouny practice in Egypt and the Middle East ?

He practices at various clinics in Cairo i.e. Maadi, Sheikh Zayed and Dar Al Fouad Hospital in 6th of October City, Egypt. He is also a visiting consultant at various military medical institutions in Egypt.

What does Dr. Bassiouny's practice include ?

Dr. Bassiouny utilizes the most advanced minimally invasive techniques and devices (without open surgery) for the treatment of all types of aortic aneurysms, carotid disease, blockage of arteries to the legs, kidneys and intestines, catheter directed dissolution of major clots in the veins and treatment of varicose veins without surgery.

In addition, Dr. Bassiouny also performs open surgical procedures when indicated.

What are Dr. Bassiouny's contributions & publications in recent past ?

Dr. Bassiouny has had multiple presentations on recent advances for the treatment of complex aortic aneurysms and carotid artery disease. He has recently written book chapters for international vascular surgery text books

1. Bassiouny HS and AbuRahma A, Computed tomography angiography and MRI of the extracranial carotid arteries in Non Invasive Vascular Diagnosis, 3rd Edition, Eds; Abu Rahma and Bandyk. Springer Verlag 2013.

2. Bassiouny HS. Non Occlusive Mesenteric Ischemia in Current Therapy Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 5th Edition, Eds; Stanley, Veith and Wakefield, Saunders 2014. published 2013 and 2014

How to get in touch with Dr. Hisham Bassiouny ?

To make an appointment with Dr Bassiouny:
Email clinic@vascular-therapy.com
Clinics addresses of clinics here

Our Specialities

Aortic Aneurysms in the abdomen and chest
Aortic Dissections
Carotid Artery Disease and Stroke
Blockage of branches to kidney, intestines and lower extremities
Varicose Veins & Vein Clots
Hemodialysis Access
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