Dr. Ali Gheissari MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon
Dr. Ali Gheissari is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Los Angeles, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Good Samaritan Hospital and Huntington Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Michigan Medical School and has been in practice for 31 years. He is one of 3 doctors at Good Samaritan Hospital and one of 13 at Huntington Memorial Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery
Education & Medical Training
Drexel University/Hahnemann University Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1983–1988
New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1988–1990
University of Michigan Medical School
Class of 1983
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery
CA State Medical License
Active through 2015
Publications & Presentations
Coronary and intracerebral arterial aneurysms in a young adult with acute coronary syndrome.
Yang, E. H., Kapoor, N., Gheissari, A., Burstein, S.
A polymeric sealant inhibits anastomotic suture hole bleeding more rapidly than gelfoam/thrombin: results of a randomized controlled trial.
Glickman, M., Gheissari, A., Money, S., Martin, J., Ballard, J. L.
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1245 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Phone: (213) 483-1055
Fax: (213) 483-1418