Dr Yasser Menaissy

Consultant, Cardiac Surgery

Specialty: Cardiac Sciences

Practice Locations: NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah, Sharjah

Dr Yasser Menaissy is a well-renowned & experienced Consultant, Cardiac Surgery with over 32 years of experience in the field of Cardiothoracic surgeries including open-heart surgery for coronary artery diseases, off-pump and on-pump CABG, arterial revascularization and minimal invasive heart surgery.



He has completed his Bachelors in Medicine & Surgery, Masters in Cardiothoracic Surgery and DM (Cardiothoracic Surgery) from the Cairo University, Egypt. He further completed Fellowship in Adults & Pediatric Cardiac Surgery at Emory University Hospital, USA and Fellowship in Cardiac Surgery (Total Arterial CABG, Aortic Aneurysm surgeries, Aortic & Mitral Valve surgeries) at Torino University, USA.



Dr Yasser has practiced as Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon in several hospitals in the UAE & Egypt where he has practiced in the capacity of Head of the Department & Professor in Cardiothoracic Surgery.



Dr Yasser is a member of several international & national organizations including Member of the American Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS), Member and reviewer of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS), Founding Member, co-editor and reviewer at The Egyptian Society for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, Member and reviewer at the Egyptian Heart Society & Member of the Egyptian Universities Promotion Committee Board for Cardiothoracic Surgery in Egypt.



He has several publications & presentations to his name, the latest being – “ Rescue cardiac surgeries after paediatric catheter-based interventions: A 10-year retrospective study” in the renowned World Journal for Paediatric & Congenital Heart Surgery.



Areas of Expertise:




  • Adult Cardiac Surgery & Thoracic Surgery

  • Open Heart Surgery for ischemic coronary artery diseases (CABG) ,off-pump and on-pump, arterial revascularization and minimal invasive techniques.

  • Mitral and Aortic Valve surgeries including repair and replacement using biological and mechanical valves.

  • Aortic surgeries for aneurysms , Bentall procedure and Ross procedure.

  • Arterial Switch operation for TGA, Ross Procedure, Fontan, VSD and ASD closure.

  • Fallots tetralogy repair, CAVC repair and Coarctation of the Aorta repair.

  • Modified BT shunts, Glenn shunts and PDA closure.

  • VATS Surgeries , pleural and lung biopsy.

  • Segmental resection, lobectomy and pneumonectomy.



Languages Spoken: Arabic & English.


Practice Locations

NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah, Sharjah
NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah, Sharjah

Al Zahra St., Near Clock Tower, Al Musalla, P.O. Box: 3499, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

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