Ali Dodge-Khatami, MD
Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery
University of Geneva, 1991
Lausanne University Hospital, 1996
Universitaires de Geneve, 1993
Children's Memorial Medical Center, 1999
Rush- Presbyterian - St. Lukes Hospital, 1998
Ali Dodge-Khatami, MD, PhD, is an internationally-recognized leader in pediatric and congenital heart surgery.
Dr. Dodge-Khatami received his medical training from the University of Geneva and his PhD from the University of Amsterdam. He completed residencies in Switzerland at Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève and the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, and congenital heart surgery fellowships at Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago, and at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children in London, UK.
Dr. Dodge-Khatami has served in leadership positions in major cardiac centers in Europe and the U.S., including as chief of congenital heart surgery at the University Heart Center in Hamburg, Germany and, most recently, as director of neonatal heart surgery at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.
His numerous and significant publications reflect his focus on transformational approaches to the most complex congenital heart diseases, single-stage cardiac repairs in complex neonates, and a new minimally invasive (trans-axillary) approach for the repair of major heart defects in children.
- UT Physicians Pediatric Center Cardiology – Texas Medical Center
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