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Muhammad Faraz Masood, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Surgery
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Medical School

MBBS: Dow Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan, 2001

Post Doctoral Education

Residency: Surgery, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, 2009

Fellowship: Surgical Critical Care, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 2011

Fellowship: Thoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburg, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 2013

Fellowship: Valvular Diseases and Mechanical Circulatory Support, University of Michigan

Board Certifications

Thoracic Surgery -- Certified
Surgical Critical Care -- Certified
General Surgery -- Certified

Clinical Interests

Heart transplantation, ventricular assist device implantation, ECMO, coronary artery bypass grafting, aortic surgery and surgical critical care

Research Interests

National outcomes and resource utilization in cardiac surgery, and mechanical circulatory support.

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Patients Seen At

Center for Advanced Medicine
4921 Parkview Place, Suite A, 8th Floor
St. Louis, MO  63110
(314) 362-7260
Fax:  (314) 747-4216

Selected Publications

Steensma EA, Masood MF, Napolitano LM. Anemia and Red Blood Cell Transfusion in Adult Trauma and Critical Illness. Current Problems in Surgery October 2014 – In Print

Blum JM, Woodcock BJ, Dubovoy AV, Dubovoy T, Masood M, Chang AC, Lin J, Haft JW. Perioperative Management of Bridge-to-Lung Transplant Using ECMO. American Society for Artificial Internal Organs. 2013 May-Jun;59(3):331-5.
Masood SN, Masood MF. Case Report of Fetal Axillo-Thoraco-Abdominal Cystic Hygroma. Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 2010 Jan;281(1):111-5.