Dr. Hazim Safi MD Surgeon

Dr. Hazim Safi is a surgeon in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center and St. Joseph Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Baghdad College of Medicine and has been in practice for 44 years. He is one of 13 doctors at Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center and one of 34 at St. Joseph Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1977–1981

Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1981–1983

University of Baghdad College of Medicine
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Vascular Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Technical and Financial Feasibility of an Inferior Vena Cava Filter Retrieval Program at a Level One Trauma Center.
Charlton-Ouw, K. M.,Leake, S. S.,Sola, C. N.,Sandhu, H. K.,Albarado, R.,Holcomb, J. B.,Miller, C. C.,Safi, H. J.,Azizzadeh, A.

In vitro efficacy of antibiotic beads in treating abdominal vascular graft infections.
Charlton-Ouw, K. M.,Kubrusly, F.,Sandhu, H. K.,Swick, M. C.,Leake, S. S.,Gulbis, B. E.,Koehler, T. M.,Safi, H. J.

Outcomes of endovascular repair for patients with blunt traumatic aortic injury.
Azizzadeh, A.,Ray, H. M.,Dubose, J. J.,Charlton-Ouw, K. M.,Miller, C. C.,Coogan, S. M.,Safi, H. J.,Estrera, A. L.

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