Postgraduate Medical Education

Cardiac Anesthesia


King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre (Gen. Org.) is a leading institution in the Middle East for the management of complex congenital heart diseases, ischemic heart diseases, valvular heart diseases, and heart and lung transplantation.

The two-year fellowship program is designed to make a smooth transition from mastering the basic techniques and skills of cardiovascular and thoracic anesthesiology to advanced training, including transeosophageal echocardiography.

In addition, there are opportunities for participation in ongoing laboratory-based or clinical research. A core of dedicated and experienced cardiac anesthesiologists provides supervision and training. At the conclusion of training, the fellow will be confident as an independent practitioner with a thorough understanding of the challenges faced by cardiovascular and thoracic anesthesiologists.

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