Aleem Siddique, MBBS, FACS
Aleem Siddique, MD

Associate Professor Department of Surgery

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Surgical Director for Lung Transplantation

Director for Aortic Program

University of Nebraska Medical Center

Omaha, NE 68198-2315

Phone: 402-559-4424

Fax: 402-559-6913

 Curriculum Vitae

Graduate: Aga Khan University Medical College
Residency:

Cardiothoracic Surgery - Cardiothoracic Pathway, University of Arizona Health Sciences Center
General Surgery - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Fellowship: Cardiopulmonary Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support, Freeman Hospital
Board Certification: American Board of Thoracic Surgery
American Board of Surgery
Academic Appointment:

Associate Professor Department of Surgery

Surgical Director for Lung Transplantation

Director for Aortic Program

 

Sub-Specialty:  
Clinical Interests:

Lung transplantation
Mechanical support for end stage heart and lung disease
Heart transplantation 
Aortic Surgery
Mitral valve repair
Use of multi-arterial grafting in coronary bypass surgery (CABG)
Endocarditis 

Research Interests:

Outcomes in lung transplantation

Ex vivo lung perfusion (EVLP) for lung transplantation- site PI for Expand II trial
Impact of frailty especially pertaining to lung transplantation
Outcomes in short and long term mechanical support

Graft patency and outcomes in coronary bypass surgery (CABG)