Cardiothoracic Surgery

Mohammad Bashir, MBBS


Clinical Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Contact Information

Primary Office: SE 500 GH
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-3305



General Surgery, Christ Medical Center, University of Illinois
MBBS, Medicine and Surgery, University of Jordan

Internship, Jordan Hospital
Residency, Jordan Hospital
Residency, General Sugery, University of Iowa
Residency, Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Iowa
Fellowship, Advanced Adult Cardiology, Emory University

Licensure and Certifications

Permanent License, Iowa
Certification, American Board of Surgery
Certification, American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certification, Jordanian Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Advanced Trauma Operative Management, University of Iowa
Advanced Trauma Life Support, ACLS
Certification, ECFMG

Research Summary

Dr. Bashir clinical and teaching interests are in Adult cardiac surgery, minimally invasive valve surgery, Robotic assisted CABGs and transcatheter therapy. Dr Bashir is heavily involved in fellow, resident and medical student education serving as the associate program director of Thoracic surgery residency. He is involved in multiple clinical trials in valve surgery PARTNER II trial, Magna mitral 23 study and Magna mitral post-approval study. He continues to mentor multiple clinical research projects in endocarditis, TMR and sternal closures.

Date Last Modified: 09/08/2015 - 16:44:12