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Roland Assi, MD, MMS

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Cardiac)

Contact Information

Roland Assi, MD, MMS

Office Location

Mailing Address

  • Cardiac Surgery

    PO Box 208062

    New Haven, CT 06520-8062

    United States

Research Summary

Dr Assi's scientific research focuses around the understanding of the pathogenesis of thoracic aortic disease, in particular aortic aneurysm, dissection, and penetrating ulcers. His research laboratory is part of the prestigious Vascular Biology and Therapeutics program at Yale University.

Coauthors

Research Interests

Aneurysm, Dissecting; Aorta, Thoracic; Aortic Aneurysm; Aortic Diseases; Aortic Rupture; Aortic Valve; Aortitis; Bicuspid; Connective Tissue Diseases; Dissection; Marfan Syndrome; Aneurysm, False; Aneurysm, Ruptured; Endovascular Procedures; Endoleak

Public Health Interests

Cardiovascular Diseases

Selected Publications

  • Commentary: Managing Thoracic Aortic Emergencies During A PandemicAssi R, Geirsson A, Vallabhajosyula P. Commentary: Managing Thoracic Aortic Emergencies During A Pandemic [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 14]. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2020;doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2020.07.026
  • Hybrid Techniques for Surgical Repair of Acute Type A Aortic DissectionAssi R, Vallabhajosyula P, Szeto WY. Hybrid Techniques for Surgical Repair of Acute Type A Aortic Dissection. Endovascular Today. 2018 Nov 12.

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