Dr. Yasser Menaissy is an expert in Adults and Paediatric Cardiac Surgery and has more than 30 years of experience in this field.
He has a keen interest in a wide range of cardiac procedures including open-heart surgery for coronary artery diseases, off-pump and on-pump CABG, arterial revascularization and minimal invasive heart surgery. He also has expertise in Aortic aneurysm surgery, Bentall procedure, and heart valve procedures such as Mitral and Aortic Valve repair and replacement using biological as well as mechanical valves.
Dr. Yasser is skilled in Paediatric Cardiac Surgeries such as Arterial Switch operation for TGA, Ross Procedure, Fontan, VSD and ASD closures, and many others.
Education & Training
Master and Medical Doctorate in General and Cardiothoracic Surgery from Cairo University, Egypt
Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Cairo University.
Head of Paediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery Unit at Cairo University Specialized Paediatrics Hospital (CUSPH) , Abu El Reesh, Egypt.
Adult Cardiac Surgeries -
Open Heart Surgery for ischemic coronary artery diseases - off-pump and on-pump CABG
Minimal invasive cardiac surgery
Mitral and Aortic Valve surgeries including repair and replacement with biological/mechanical valves.
Aortic aneurysm surgeries
Bentall procedure and Ross procedure.
Paediatric Cardiac Surgeries -
Arterial Switch operation for TGA
Fontan, VSD and ASD closure.
Fallots tetralogy repair
CAVC repair and Coarctation of the Aorta repair.
Modified BT shunts, Glenn shunts
Thoracic Surgeries -
Video Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS)
Pleural and lung biopsy.
Segmental resection, lobectomy and pneumonectomy.