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Mr Saleem Jahangeer

Cardio Thoracic Surgeon

Speciality: Cardiothoracic Surgery

Sub specialities: Aortic Surgery

  • Mr Jahangeer graduated from Trinity College Dublin in 2006. After successful completion of Irish Higher Surgical Training Scheme in Ireland, he undertook a fellowship at St Bart’s Hospital, London in complex adult and aortic surgery under the mentorship of Prof Aung Oo and Mr John Yap. Following the completion of his fellowship, Mr Jahangeer was appointed consultant cardiac and aortic surgeon in Manchester, UK before taking up a position at St James’s Hospital.

    • B. B.Ch. B.A.O. B.A, Trinity College Dublin
    • MD, University College Cork
    • FRCS CTh, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
    • Professional Certificate in Healthcare Management Practice, University College Dublin
  • Complex aortic surgery, aortic root replacement, valve sparring procedures, arch replacement, frozen elephant trunk procedures, minimally invasive surgery, aortic valve surgery, coronary artery bypass grafting surgery

  • Mr Jahangeer completed his research MD thesis from July 2010 to June 2012 in University College Cork, Cork Cancer Research Centre.

    The thesis was titled MD in Electro-chemotherapy, electro-gene therapy and immunotherapy in the treatment of lung Cancer’. The research was awarded an Enterprise Ireland Grant and won the ‘Invention of the year’ in UCC.

    • Low Rates of Permanent Pacing Are Observed Following Self-Expanding Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Using an Annular Plane Projection for Deployment
      Pisaniello AD, Makki HBE, Jahangeer S, Daniels MJ, Hasan R, Fraser DGW Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2021 Jan; 14(1): e009258. PMID: 33430606
    • Arch replacement following endovascular arch repair for an infected stent: case report Lopez-Marco A, Jahangeer S, Adams B, Oo AY
      Journal of Visualized Surgery 2020. Doi: 10.21037/jovs-20-100
    • Aberrant subclavian: new face of an old disease
      Jahangeer S, Bashir M, Harky A, Yap J
      Journal of Visualized Surgery. 2018 May 22;4:108. doi: 10.21037/jovs.2018.05.11. eCollection 2018.PMID: 29963397
    • Varying Evidence on Deep Hypothermic Circulatory Arrest in Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Surgery
      Gupta P, Harky A, Jahangeer S, Adams B, Bashir M
      Texas Heart Institute Journal 2018 Apr 7;45(2):70-75. doi: 10.14503/THIJ-17-6364. eCollection 2018 Apr. PMID: 29844738
    • Surgery for infective mitral valve endocarditis: a 10-year single centre experience Jahangeer S, Hannan M, Blake G, Healy D, Redmond M, McGuinness J, Javadpour H, Chughtai JZ, Nolke L, McCarthy J
      Heart, September 2015, Volume 101, Suppl 5 Irish Cardiac Society Annual Conference & AGM Thursday October 8th – Saturday October 10th 2015, Malton Hotel Killarney, Ireland
    • Successful Management of an Occult Cardiac Tamponade with Prompt Surgical Intervention and a Novel, Defined Pericardial Irrigation Protocol
      Jahangeer S, Gardiner RE, Forde P, Hinchion J.
      Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Rep 2015;4:28-30 10.1055/s-0035-1546961. ISSN 2194-7635.
    • Low immunogenicity in non-small cell lung cancer; do new developments and novel treatments have a role?
      Gardiner RE, Jahangeer S, Forde P, Ariffin AB, Bird B, Soden D, Hinchion J.
      Cancer Metastasis Reviews 2015 Mar;34(1):129-44 doi: 10.1007/s10555-015-9550-8. PMID: 25726003
    • Surgical repair of an asymptomatic giant right coronary artery aneurysm Jahangeer S, Anjum N, O'Donnell A, Doddakula K.
      Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Rep. 2013 Dec;2(1):6-8. doi: 10.1055/s-0033-1348947. Epub 2013 Jul 1. PMID: 25360401
    • Intravascular cell delivery device for therapeutic VEGF-induced angiogenesis in chronic vascular occlusion
      Kumar AH, Martin K, Doyle B, Huang CL, Pillai GK, Ali MT, Skelding KA, Wang S, Gleeson BM, Jahangeer S, Ritman EL, Russell SJ, Caplice NM. Biomaterials. 2014 Oct;35(32):9012-22. Doi:10.1016/j.biomaterials.2014.07.016. Epub 2014 Aug 2. PMID: 25096850
    • Releasing Pressure in Tumors: What Do We Know So Far and Where Do We Go from Here? A Review
      Ariffin AB, Forde PF, Jahangeer S, Soden DM, Hinchion J.
      Cancer Res. 2014 May 15;74(10):2655-2662. Epub 2014 Apr 28. Review. PMID: 24778418
    • Review of current thermal ablation treatment for lung cancer and the potential of electrochemotherapy as a means for treatment of lung tumours Jahangeer S, Forde P, Soden D, Hinchion J.
      Cancer Treatment Reviews, 2013 Apr 17. pii: S0305-7372(13)00070-4. doi: 10.1016/j.ctrv.2013.03.007. PMID: 23601905
    • Phrenic nerve block as a novel adjunct to the local treatment of bronchopleural fistula
      Jahangeer S, Baban CK, Doddakula K and Hinchion J. Journal of Surgical Case Reports, JSCR. 2012 6:2
    • Emergency bypass post percutaneous atrial ablation: a case report Hargrove M, Marshall CB, Jahangeer S, Hinchion J.
      2010 Nov;25(6):423-4. Epub 2010 Aug 10.PMID: 20699286
    • An atypical case of successful resuscitation of an accidental profound hypothermia patient, occurring in a temperate climate 
      Coleman E, Doddakula K, Meeke R, Marshall C, Jahangeer S, Hinchion J. Perfusion. 2010 Mar;25(2):103-6. Epub 2010 Mar 23.
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Cardiothoracic Surgery
St James's Hospital
Dublin 8