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Sabet W. Hashim, MD, FACS

Chairman, Cardiac Surgery, Co-Physician in Chief, Hartford HealthCare Heart & Vascular Institute

Practice

Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

Specialty

Cardiac Surgery

Areas of Interest

Aortic Valve Replacement, Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery, Heart Valve Surgery, MAZE and Mini MAZE for Atrial Fibrillation, Mini Invasive Aortic and Mitral Surgery, Mitra Clip for Mitral Regurgitation, Mitral Valve Repair, Repair of Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation, Surgery for Hypertrophic Obstruction Cardiomyopathy (HOCM)

Physician Quicklink

https://hartfordhealthcaremedicalgroup.org/SabetHashim

Institute URL

https://hartfordhealthcare.org/services/heart-vascular

Phone

860.696.5520

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Gender
Male

Languages
English
Arabic
French


Office Locations


  • Hartford HealthCare Heart & Vascular Institute at Hartford Hospital

    Cardiac Surgery

    85 Seymour Street
    Suite 919
    Hartford, CT 06106
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    Phone: 860.696.5520
    Fax: 860.522.3951


Bio

Dr. Sabet Hashim, a board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon, is best known for his expertise in mitral valve repair. Before becoming chairman of cardiac surgery and co-physician-in-chief of the Hartford HealthCare Heart and Vascular Institute in 2016, Dr. Hashim was director of cardiac valve surgery for a decade at Yale New Haven Hospital. While there, he performed New England's first mitral valve repair in 1984. That same year, Dr. Hashim performed the first heart transplant in Connecticut.

Dr. Hashim developed one of the first Mitral Valve Repair Programs in the United States. He has pioneered techniques in Minimally Invasive Aortic and Mitral Valve Surgery. Dr. Hashim has consistently maintained the largest mitral valve practice in Connecticut and has performed more than 1,500 mitral valve repairs and 10,000 open-heart procedures. He has served as a primary investigator on several trials, including SurTAVI, COAPT and Commence.

Dr. Hashim has received numerous professional honors and awards, has a significant background in biomedical research and has published extensively in peer-reviewed journals.

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Education

Undergraduate

  • Lycée Francais of Beirut BS, Mathematics

Medical School

  • St. Joseph's Jesuit University School of Medicine, Beirut MD

Residency

  • St. Luke's Hospital, General Surgery
  • Yale New Haven Hospital, Cardiothoracic Surgery

Internship

  • St. Luke's Hospital

Professional Organizations

American College of Surgeons, Fellow
Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Member
American Medical Association, Member
Yale Surgical Society, Member
New Haven Medical Association, Member
Connecticut Medical Association, Member
Lebanese American University School of Medicine, Founding Faculty