Physician Profile

Karim N. Alibhai

BSc MD FRCSC

University of Alberta Hospitals
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery

Email: karim.alibhai@ualberta.ca
Clinic Appointments: (780)-461-6012

Education

BSc Honors, McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario, 1990

MD, University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, 1994

Residency, General Surgery
University of Alberta Hospitals
Edmonton, Alberta, 1994-2001

Fellowship, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
McMaster University, Hamilton, 2002-2004

Endovascular Fellowship
Guys and St Thomas Hospitals, London UK, March-May 2004

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons Canada (FRCSC)

Registered Physician's Vascular Interpretation (RPVI) 2015

Past and Current Appointments

  • Assistant Clinical Professor Department of Surgery, University of Alberta Hospitals
  • Vascular Consultant, Grey Nuns Hospital, Edmonton Alberta
  • Vascular Consultant, Northern Alberta Renal Program (NARP)
  • Executive Canadian Society for Vascular Surgery - Website Lead 2012-
  • Executive, Member at Large Canadian Society for Vascular Surgery 2015-

Clinical Interests

  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Extracranial Carotid Artery Disease
  • Surgery of the Major Branches of the Aortic Arch
  • Peripheral Endovascular Interventions
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease and Bypass

Course Certifications

  • Gore TAG Thoracic Endograft
  • Gore Excluder Abdominal Endograft
  • Cook Zenith Abdominal Endograft
  • Cook TX2 Thoracic Endograft
  • Medtronic Talent Endograft
  • Medtronic Cardiac Pacemaker Course
  • UCLA Vascular Update Course