Kamrouz Ghadimi
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Specialty Certifications & Education: Kamrouz (Kam) Ghadimi, M.D. is a Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Physician and Cardiovascular Anesthesiologist at Duke University Medical Center with board specialty certifications in Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine, and Advanced Perioperative Echocardiography. He is a medical school graduate of Boston University School of Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts, completed his surgical internship at the University of California Irvine Medical Center, and completed residency training at the Allegheny Health Network in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Before coming to Duke University, Dr.Ghadimi completed a two-year advanced fellowship in Critical Care Medicine and Cardiovascular Anesthesiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania). 

Clinical Practice: Expertise spans across the cardiovascular operating rooms and cardiovascular/thoracic surgical ICU settings. This includes care of the bleeding patient, organ transplantation, and mechanical circulatory support with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) or ventricular assist devices (VAD).

Research Interests: Patient-oriented research related to (1) the use of precision therapy to guide treatment of right-sided heart failure after advanced heart replacement therapies, and (2) acquired disorders of bleeding related to cardiovascular surgery. 

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