Mamdouh Bakhos
  • Professor
  • Department Chairperson, Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Surgical Director, Heart Failure and Heart Transplantation
  • Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Heart Valve Repair, Vascular Surgery, Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Thoracic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Thoracic Aortic Surgery, Adult Cardiac Surgery, Robotic Cardiac Surgery, Heart Transplant, Lung Transplant, Mechanical Circulatory Support (LVAD)
Board Certifications
  • Thoracic Surgery - General Cert: AM Board of Thoracic Surgery

Apixaban as an alternate oral anticoagulant for the management of patients with heparin-induced thrombocytopeniaWalenga,J. M.; Prechel,M.; Hoppensteadt,D.; Escalante,V.; Chaudhry,T.; Jeske,W. P.; Bakhos,M.Clinical and applied thrombosis/hemostasis : official journal of the International Academy of Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis 2013 ;19(5):482-487

Left ventricular assist device-induced coagulation and platelet activation and effect of the current anticoagulant therapy regimenAshbrook,M.; Walenga,J. M.; Schwartz,J.; Heroux,A.; Jeske,W. P.; Escalante,V.; Bakhos,M.Clinical and applied thrombosis/hemostasis : official journal of the International Academy of Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis 2013 ;19(3):249-255

Comparative studies on branded enoxaparin and a US generic version of enoxaparinWalenga,J. M.; Jeske,W. P.; Hoppensteadt,D.; Cunanan,J.; Khan,H.; Escalante,V.; Fareed,J.; Bakhos,M.Clinical and applied thrombosis/hemostasis : official journal of the International Academy of Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis 2013 ;19(3):261-267

The Development of Ascending Aortic Aneurysms After Elective Aortic Valve Replacement With St Jude Mechanical Valve Prosthesis in the Bicuspid Patient: A Pilot StudyCohoon,K. P.; Foley,J.; Dieter,R. S.; Bakhos,M.; Schwartz,J.Angiology 2013 ;64(5):379-384

Thromboelastographic evaluation of blood coagulation in the presence of branded and generic enoxaparinsWalenga,J. M.; Jeske,W. P.; Escalante,V.; Hoppensteadt,D.; Fareed,J.; Bakhos,M.International angiology : a journal of the International Union of Angiology 2012 ;31(6):517-525

Strategies for multivessel revascularization in patients with diabetesFarkouh,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 InvestigatorsThe New England journal of medicine 2012 ;367(25):2375-2384

Inflammatory and hemostatic activation in patients undergoing off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting.Untch,B. R.; Jeske,W. P.; Schwartz,J.; Botkin,S.; Prechel,M.; Walenga,J. M.; Bakhos,M.Clinical & Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis 2008 ;14(2):141-148

Rivaroxaban--an oral, direct Factor Xa inhibitor--has potential for the management of patients with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia.Walenga,J. M.; Prechel,M.; Jeske,W. P.; Hoppensteadt,D.; Maddineni,J.; Iqbal,O.; Messmore,H. L.; Bakhos,M.British journal of haematology 2008 ;143(1):92-99

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.Schwartz,J. P.; Bakhos,M.; Patel,A.; Botkin,S.; Neragi-Miandoab,S.Interactive Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery 2008 ;7(5):850-854

Repair of aortic arch and the impact of cross-clamping time, New York Heart Association stage, circulatory arrest time, and age on operative outcomeSchwartz,J. P.; Bakhos,M.; Patel,A.; Botkin,S.; Neragi-Miandoab,S.Interactive Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery 2008 ;7(3):425-429

Surgical treatment of subaortic stenosis and noncompaction of the left ventricleShuhaiber,J.; McMahon,J.; Bakhos,M.Journal of cardiac surgery 2008 ;23(6):688-90 (5 ref)

Differentiating low-molecular-weight heparins based on chemical, biological, and pharmacologic properties: implications for the development of generic versions of low-molecular-weight heparinsJeske,W. P.; Walenga,J. M.; Hoppensteadt,D. A.; Vandenberg,C.; Brubaker,A.; Adiguzel,C.; Bakhos,M.; Fareed,J.Seminars in Thrombosis & Hemostasis 2008 ;34(1):74-85

Regional variation in the reconstitution of flow in the internal mammary artery graft.Reddy,P. R.; Bakhos,M.; Leya,F.Journal of cardiac surgery 2008 ;23(1):63-65

Comparison of survival in primary and repeat heart transplantation from 1987 through 2004 in the United States.Shuhaiber,J. H.; Kim,J. B.; Hur,K.; Gibbons,R. D.; Nemeh,H. W.; Schwartz,J. P.; Bakhos,M.Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2007 ;83(6):2135-2141

Open repair of a new aneurysm of the thoracoabdominal aorta after endovascular stent placement.Neragi-Miandoab,S.; Tuchak,J.; Bakhos,M.; Schwartz,J. P.Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery 2006 ;132(1):157-158

Unfractionated heparin compared with low-molecular-weight heparin as related to heparin-induced thrombocytopeniaWalenga,J. M.; Prechel,M.; Jeske,W. P.; Bakhos,M.Current opinion in pulmonary medicine 2005 ;11(5):385-391

Confounding variables and expression of myocardial NOSShuhaiber,J. H.; Nemeh,H.; Bakhos,M.Lancet 2004 ;364(9442):1309-10; author reply 1310-1

Decreased prevalence of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia with low-molecular-weight heparin and related drugsWalenga,J. M.; Jeske,W. P.; Prechel,M. M.; Bacher,P.; Bakhos,M.Seminars in Thrombosis & Hemostasis 2004 ;30(Suppl 1):69-80

Newer insights on the mechanism of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia.Walenga,J. M.; Jeske,W. P.; Prechel,M. M.; Bakhos,M.Seminars in Thrombosis & Hemostasis 2004 ;30(Suppl 1):57-67

Heart transplantation in a patient with chloroquine-induced cardiomyopathy.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.Journal of Heart & Lung Transplantation 2004 ;23(2):252-255

Minimal access closure of patent foramen ovale: is it also recommended for patients with paradoxical emboli?Deeik,R. K.; Thomas,R. M.; Sakiyalak,P.; Botkin,S.; Blakeman,B.; Bakhos,M.The Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2002 ;74(4):S1326-9

Case 3--2002. Pheochromocytoma presenting as a right intra-atrial mass.Brown,I.; Milshteyn,M.; Kleinman,B.; Bakhos,M.; Roizen,M. F.; Jeevanandam,V.Journal of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Anesthesia 2002 ;16(3):370-373

Patency of coronary artery bypass grafts in patients with heparin-induced thrombocytopeniaLiu,J. C.; Lewis,B. E.; Steen,L. H.; Grassman,E. D.; Bakhos,M.; Blakeman,B.; Wrona,L.; Leya,F.The American Journal of Cardiology 2002 ;89(8):979-981

Methylprednisolone does not benefit patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting and early tracheal extubation.Chaney,M. A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Nikolov,M. P.; Blakeman,B. P.; Bakhos,M.Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery 2001 ;121(3):561-569

Evaluation of a new point of care heparin test for cardiopulmonary bypass: the TAS heparin management testWallock,M.; Jeske,W. P.; Bakhos,M.; Walenga,J. M.Perfusion 2001 ;16(2):147-153

Emerging anticoagulant and thrombolytic drugsIqbal,O.; Aziz,S.; Hoppensteadt,D. A.; Ahmad,S.; Walenga,J. M.; Bakhos,M.; Fareed,J.Expert opinion on emerging drugs 2001 ;6(1):111-135

Bleeding complications with glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitorsIqbal,O.; Walenga,J. M.; Lewis,B. E.; Bakhos,M.Drugs of today (Barcelona, Spain : 1998) 2000 ;36(8):503-514

Severe incisional pain and long thoracic nerve injury after port-access minimally invasive mitral valve surgeryChaney,M. A.; Morales,M.; Bakhos,M.Anesthesia and Analgesia 2000 ;91(2):288-290

Protective ventilation attenuates postoperative pulmonary dysfunction in patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypassChaney,M. A.; Nikolov,M. P.; Blakeman,B. P.; Bakhos,M.Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia 2000 ;14(5):514-518

Port-access minimally invasive cardiac surgery increases surgical complexity, increases operating room time, and facilitates early postoperative hospital dischargeChaney,M. A.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Fluder,E. M.; Sawicki,K. J.; Nikolov,M. P.; Blakeman,B. P.; Bakhos,M.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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