Mamdouh Bakhos
Mamdouh Bakhos
Department Chairperson, Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Surgical Director, Heart Failure and Heart Transplantation
Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Heart Transplant, Lung Transplant, Mechanical Circulatory Support (LVAD), Heart Valve Repair, Vascular Surgery, Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Thoracic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Thoracic Aortic Surgery, Adult Cardiac Surgery, Robotic Cardiac Surgery
Board Certifications
Thoracic Surgery - General Cert: AM Board of Thoracic Surgery
Walenga,J. M.; Prechel,M.; Hoppensteadt,D.; Escalante,V.; Chaudhry,T.; Jeske,W. P.; Bakhos,M.Apixaban as an alternate oral anticoagulant for the management of patients with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia Clinical and applied thrombosis/hemostasis : official journal of the International Academy of Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis 2013 ;19(5):482-487
Ashbrook,M.; Walenga,J. M.; Schwartz,J.; Heroux,A.; Jeske,W. P.; Escalante,V.; Bakhos,M.Left ventricular assist device-induced coagulation and platelet activation and effect of the current anticoagulant therapy regimen Clinical and applied thrombosis/hemostasis : official journal of the International Academy of Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis 2013 ;19(3):249-255
Walenga,J. M.; Jeske,W. P.; Hoppensteadt,D.; Cunanan,J.; Khan,H.; Escalante,V.; Fareed,J.; Bakhos,M.Comparative studies on branded enoxaparin and a US generic version of enoxaparin Clinical and applied thrombosis/hemostasis : official journal of the International Academy of Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis 2013 ;19(3):261-267
Cohoon,K. P.; Foley,J.; Dieter,R. S.; Bakhos,M.; Schwartz,J.The Development of Ascending Aortic Aneurysms After Elective Aortic Valve Replacement With St Jude Mechanical Valve Prosthesis in the Bicuspid Patient: A Pilot Study Angiology 2013 ;64(5):379-384
Farkouh,M. E.; Domanski,M.; Sleeper,L. A.; Siami,F. S.; Dangas,G.; Mack,M.; Yang,M.; Cohen,D. J.; Rosenberg,Y.; Solomon,S. D.; Desai,A. S.; Gersh,B. J.; Magnuson,E. A.; Lansky,A.; Boineau,R.; Weinberger,J.; Ramanathan,K.; Sousa,J. E.; Rankin,J.; Bhargava,B.; Buse,J.; Hueb,W.; Smith,C. R.; Muratov,V.; Bansilal,S.; King,S.,3rd; Bertrand,M.; Fuster,V.; FREEDOM Trial InvestigatorsStrategies for multivessel revascularization in patients with diabetes The New England journal of medicine 2012 ;367(25):2375-2384
Walenga,J. M.; Jeske,W. P.; Escalante,V.; Hoppensteadt,D.; Fareed,J.; Bakhos,M.Thromboelastographic evaluation of blood coagulation in the presence of branded and generic enoxaparins International angiology : a journal of the International Union of Angiology 2012 ;31(6):517-525
Jeske,W. P.; Walenga,J. M.; Hoppensteadt,D. A.; Vandenberg,C.; Brubaker,A.; Adiguzel,C.; Bakhos,M.; Fareed,J.Differentiating low-molecular-weight heparins based on chemical, biological, and pharmacologic properties: implications for the development of generic versions of low-molecular-weight heparins Seminars in Thrombosis & Hemostasis 2008 ;34(1):74-85
Untch,B. R.; Jeske,W. P.; Schwartz,J.; Botkin,S.; Prechel,M.; Walenga,J. M.; Bakhos,M.Inflammatory and hemostatic activation in patients undergoing off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting. Clinical & Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis 2008 ;14(2):141-148
Schwartz,J. P.; Bakhos,M.; Patel,A.; Botkin,S.; Neragi-Miandoab,S.Impact of pre-existing conditions, age and the length of cardiopulmonary bypass on postoperative outcome after repair of the ascending aorta and aortic arch for aortic aneurysms and dissections. Interactive Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery 2008 ;7(5):850-854
Schwartz,J. P.; Bakhos,M.; Patel,A.; Botkin,S.; Neragi-Miandoab,S.Repair of aortic arch and the impact of cross-clamping time, New York Heart Association stage, circulatory arrest time, and age on operative outcome Interactive Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery 2008 ;7(3):425-429
Walenga,J. M.; Prechel,M.; Jeske,W. P.; Hoppensteadt,D.; Maddineni,J.; Iqbal,O.; Messmore,H. L.; Bakhos,M.Rivaroxaban--an oral, direct Factor Xa inhibitor--has potential for the management of patients with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia. British journal of haematology 2008 ;143(1):92-99
Shuhaiber,J.; McMahon,J.; Bakhos,M.Surgical treatment of subaortic stenosis and noncompaction of the left ventricle Journal of cardiac surgery 2008 ;23(6):688-90 (5 ref)
Reddy,P. R.; Bakhos,M.; Leya,F.Regional variation in the reconstitution of flow in the internal mammary artery graft. Journal of cardiac surgery 2008 ;23(1):63-65
Shuhaiber,J. H.; Kim,J. B.; Hur,K.; Gibbons,R. D.; Nemeh,H. W.; Schwartz,J. P.; Bakhos,M.Comparison of survival in primary and repeat heart transplantation from 1987 through 2004 in the United States. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2007 ;83(6):2135-2141
Neragi-Miandoab,S.; Tuchak,J.; Bakhos,M.; Schwartz,J. P.Open repair of a new aneurysm of the thoracoabdominal aorta after endovascular stent placement. Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery 2006 ;132(1):157-158
Walenga,J. M.; Prechel,M.; Jeske,W. P.; Bakhos,M.Unfractionated heparin compared with low-molecular-weight heparin as related to heparin-induced thrombocytopenia Current opinion in pulmonary medicine 2005 ;11(5):385-391
Shuhaiber,J. H.; Nemeh,H.; Bakhos,M.Confounding variables and expression of myocardial NOS Lancet 2004 ;364(9442):1309-10; author reply 1310-1
Walenga,J. M.; Jeske,W. P.; Prechel,M. M.; Bacher,P.; Bakhos,M.Decreased prevalence of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia with low-molecular-weight heparin and related drugs Seminars in Thrombosis & Hemostasis 2004 ;30(Suppl 1):69-80
Walenga,J. M.; Jeske,W. P.; Prechel,M. M.; Bakhos,M.Newer insights on the mechanism of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia. Seminars in Thrombosis & Hemostasis 2004 ;30(Suppl 1):57-67
Freihage,J. H.; Patel,N. C.; Jacobs,W. R.; Picken,M. M.; Fresco,R.; Malinowska,K.; Pisani,B. A.; Mendez,J. C.; Lichtenberg,R. C.; Foy,B. K.; Bakhos,M.; Mullen,G. M.Heart transplantation in a patient with chloroquine-induced cardiomyopathy. Journal of Heart & Lung Transplantation 2004 ;23(2):252-255
Brown,I.; Milshteyn,M.; Kleinman,B.; Bakhos,M.; Roizen,M. F.; Jeevanandam,V.Case 3--2002. Pheochromocytoma presenting as a right intra-atrial mass. Journal of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Anesthesia 2002 ;16(3):370-373
Deeik,R. K.; Thomas,R. M.; Sakiyalak,P.; Botkin,S.; Blakeman,B.; Bakhos,M.Minimal access closure of patent foramen ovale: is it also recommended for patients with paradoxical emboli? The Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2002 ;74(4):S1326-9
Liu,J. C.; Lewis,B. E.; Steen,L. H.; Grassman,E. D.; Bakhos,M.; Blakeman,B.; Wrona,L.; Leya,F.Patency of coronary artery bypass grafts in patients with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia The American Journal of Cardiology 2002 ;89(8):979-981
Wallock,M.; Jeske,W. P.; Bakhos,M.; Walenga,J. M.Evaluation of a new point of care heparin test for cardiopulmonary bypass: the TAS heparin management test Perfusion 2001 ;16(2):147-153
Chaney,M. A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Nikolov,M. P.; Blakeman,B. P.; Bakhos,M.Methylprednisolone does not benefit patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting and early tracheal extubation. Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery 2001 ;121(3):561-569
Iqbal,O.; Aziz,S.; Hoppensteadt,D. A.; Ahmad,S.; Walenga,J. M.; Bakhos,M.; Fareed,J.Emerging anticoagulant and thrombolytic drugs Expert opinion on emerging drugs 2001 ;6(1):111-135
Iqbal,O.; Walenga,J. M.; Lewis,B. E.; Bakhos,M.Bleeding complications with glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors Drugs of today (Barcelona, Spain : 1998) 2000 ;36(8):503-514
Chaney,M. A.; Morales,M.; Bakhos,M.Severe incisional pain and long thoracic nerve injury after port-access minimally invasive mitral valve surgery Anesthesia and Analgesia 2000 ;91(2):288-290
Chaney,M. A.; Nikolov,M. P.; Blakeman,B. P.; Bakhos,M.Protective ventilation attenuates postoperative pulmonary dysfunction in patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia 2000 ;14(5):514-518
Chaney,M. A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Fluder,E. M.; Sawicki,K. J.; Nikolov,M. P.; Blakeman,B. P.; Bakhos,M.Port-access minimally invasive cardiac surgery increases surgical complexity, increases operating room time, and facilitates early postoperative hospital discharge Anesthesiology 2000 ;92(6):1637-1645
Medical School
Damascus University
Loyola University Medical Center, Thoracic Surgery
Meridia Huron Hospital, Surgery: General Surgery
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