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Surgical Specialist, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
40 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(20)
Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Hazim Safi is Excellent. Dr. Safi has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Hazim Safi, BS, MBBS, MD is board certified in Vascular Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 26 areas:
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Acute Renal Failure (Acute Kidney Failure)
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Rupture
  • Aortic Valve Insufficiency
  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB)
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Coronary Disease
  • Heart Cancer
  • Heart Surgery (Cardiovascular Surgical Procedures)
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation
  • Ischemia
  • Kidney Failure
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
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Education & Awards

Dr. Safi graduated from University Of Baghdad. He has 17 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Diseases
Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Kidney Failure
Paraplegia
Spinal Cord Ischemia
Stroke
Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
Vascular Surgical Procedures
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Texas
Vascular Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Safi has 15 hospital affiliations:

  • University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer 
  • Ben Taub General Hospital 

Languages

  • French
  • Arabic

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Additional Information
Dr. Hazim J Safi BS, MBBS, and MD is a male Vascular Surgeon, has 40 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, and Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Hazim J. Safi practice?
Dr. Hazim Safi has 4 office locations.
Dr. Hazim Safi practices Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, and Vascular Surgery near Houston, TX.
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