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Mr Mo Zeinah

Date: 16 December 2015 02:07

Personal Assistant

Susan Best:  0151 600 1417 
Email:  susan.best@lhch.nhs.uk
Fax:  0151 600 1246 

Area of Practice     

  • Adult Cardiac Surgery

Special Clinical Interests

  • Off Pump Coronary Surgery
  • Total arterial revascularisation and non-aortic touch revascularisation
  • Aortic Valve replacement
  • Surgical training

Research Interests

  • Off Pump Coronary Surgery
  • Myocardial Protection 

Current Membership of Professional Regional and National Bodies  

  • Society For Cardiothoracic Surgery In Great Britain and Ireland
  • European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • BMA

Languages Spoken   

  • English
  • Arabic

Why choose LHCH?             

Outstanding Trust aiming to provide the highest standard of care  for every patient every day. 


  • Mb BCh 2001, Excellent with honor
  • MRCS [Eng] RCS 2008
  • MSc 2005
  • MD 2009
  • FRCS [CTh.] RCS 2012
  • Fellow of the European Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery (FETCS) 2015
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery CCT from Oxford university hospitals - 2015

Professional Profile 

  • I was trained in Egypt for 7 years in Ain Shams University where I was Consultant in adult cardiac surgery in 2009. 
  • Then I decided to move to UK , where I finished many fellowship in Southampton, St Thomas hospital , Freeman, Essex cardiothoracic center then John Radcliffe hospital in Oxford . 
  • Where I worked with professor David Taggart , one of the world’s authorities on off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery. 
  • I was awarded my Doctor in Medicine (MD) by the University of Ain Shams in Cairo for  work into Bi- Atrial electrocautery maze for treatment of chronic atrial fibrillation.

About you

  • Married with 5 children.
  • Enjoy Flying , applying for PPL


  1. European real world transcatheter aortic valve implantation: Systematic review and meta-analysis of European national registries Mohamed Zeinah, Mohamed Elghanam, Umberto Benedetto, Annals of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Academy ,vol 1,No 1 2015
  2. Which beta-blocker should be used for the prevention of postoperative atrial fibrillation in cardiac surgery? A multi-treatment benefit-risk meta-analysis Mohamed Zeinah, Mohamed Elghanam , Umbertto Benedetto, EHJ_2015_19
  3. When Size Matters: Challenging the Obesity Paradox. Analysis of 3,977 Cardiac Patients and Review of the Literature. Mohamed Zeinah and Dumbor L Ngaage, International Journal of cardiovascular research 2015, 4:4
  4. Low Incidence and minimal impact of paravalvular leak after conventional aortic valve replacement. Mohamed Elghanam, Mohamed Zeinah, Annals of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Academy ,vol 1,No 1 2016;2:6-11
  5. Use of VeriQ system in transfemoral aortic valve implantation. A novel technique, Mohamed Zeinah , Ahmed Mostafa Omran   Journal of the Egyptian Society of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, Volume 24, Issue 1, May 2016, Pages 33-37
  6. Miniaturized extracorporeal circulation versus off-pump coronary artery bypasses grafting: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Benedetto U, Ng C, Frati G, Biondi-Zoccai G, Vitulli P, Zeinah M, Raja SG; Cardiac Outcomes METa-analysis (COMET) group. Int J Surg. 2015 Feb; 14:96-104.
  7. The impact of arterial cannulation strategy on operative outcomes in aortic surgery: Evidence from a comprehensive meta-analysis of comparative studies on 4476 patients. Benedetto U, Raja SG, Amrani M, Pepper JR, Zeinah M, Tonelli E, Biondi-Zoccai G, Frati G. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Dec; 148(6):2936-43.e1-4
  8. Optimal intraoperative anticoagulation strategy in patients undergoing off-pump coronary artery bypass. Rasoli S, Zeinah M, Athanasiou T, Kourliouros A. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2012 May;14(5):629-33
  9. Rare complication of bioprosthetic aortic valve replacement. Zeinah M, Modi A, Moorjani N, Haw M Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2011 Apr; 39(4):e82. doi: 10.1016/j.ejcts.2010.12.001. Epub 2011 Jan 28