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Dr. Salim Surani currently works as the Chair of Critical Care services at Corpus Christi Medical Center. He serves as Adjunct Clinical Professor of Medicine, department of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine at Texas A&M University. He also serves as the program director for Pulmonary & Critical Care Fellowship Program at Bay Area Medical Center, Corpus Christi. He has done his fellowship in Pulmonary Medicine from Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Texas. Dr. Surani has done his Master in Public Health & Epidemiology from Yale University and Masters in Health Management from University of Texas, Dallas. Dr. Surani also has served as board trustee and secretary of THE CHEST Foundation. He currently serves as co-chair for ACCP practice operations steering committee. Dr. Surani has authored more than 150 articles in the peer review journals and has written several books and book chapters. He is involved in teaching residents for more than two decades. He has been instrumental in starting Emergency Medicine residency program, Pharmacy residency program and pulmonary and critical care residency program. He has been named as faculty of the year award numerous times. He has served as an independent grant reviewer for Government of Australia, as well as European Nation via Rannis. He also serves as ad hoc reviewer for more than 20 journals. He has served as a speaker in several regional, national and international scientific conferences. His area of expertise includes critical care, sleep medicine, ICU infections and practice operations. Dr. Surani serves as Thursday morning health segment for Channel III news Corpus Christi (ABC affiliate). He has also served in committee for several national organizations and has received several communities and teaching awards, including Health Care Hero award, Humanitarian awards by American College of Physician, American College of Chest Physicians and Texas Medical Association. Dr. Surani is highly regarding among his peers and is very well respected as a mentor, clinician and humanitarian.

Skills & Interests
pulmonary hospital infections pulmonary hypertension critical care
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Publications (27)

Recent article categories: Internal Medicine, Allergy/Immunology, Hematology

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Co-authors (63)
Munish Sharma M.D.
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology
7 co-publications

Joseph Varon M.D. Professor
Internal Medicine: Critical Care
6 co-publications

Chinthaka P. Bulathsinghala
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology
4 co-publications

Sebastian Casillas
Miscellaneous
3 co-publications

Humayun Anjum M.D.
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology
3 co-publications

George Udeani
Miscellaneous
2 co-publications

Iqbal Ratnani M.D.
Internal Medicine: Critical Care
2 co-publications

Abhay Vakil
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology
2 co-publications

Harmeet S. Deol PharmD, MBA
Miscellaneous
1 co-publications

Gaurav Gheewala
Internal Medicine: Critical Care
1 co-publications

Rajan Gadhia M.D. Assistant Professor
Neurology
1 co-publications

Muhammad Hasan Abid M.D.
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Muhammad Mohsin Abid M.D.
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Iqbal Ratnani M.D. Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine: Critical Care
1 co-publications

Joseph Varon
Internal Medicine: Critical Care
1 co-publications

Sean Hesselbacher M.D.
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology
1 co-publications

Akshar A. Aiyer
Miscellaneous
1 co-publications

Alishah A. Suleman
Internal Medicine: Critical Care
1 co-publications

Venkat Rajasurya M.D. M.P.H. Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology
1 co-publications

Melanie Duran Medical Student
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Alan Araiza Medical Student
Internal Medicine: Critical Care
1 co-publications

Casmir Wambura M.D. Ph.D. Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine: Gastroenterology
1 co-publications

Monica Leon M.D.
Surgery
1 co-publications

Luis O. Chavez M.D.
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Alda Chavez Medical Student
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Nathaniel Johnson
Miscellaneous
1 co-publications

Blessy Varughese
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Marianne A. De La Torre
Miscellaneous
1 co-publications

Mohammed Ali M.Sc. D.O.
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology
1 co-publications

Aisha Mujahid Medical Student
Miscellaneous
1 co-publications

Khushali Jhaveri
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Derek J. Dimas
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology
1 co-publications

Takashi Hirase
Takashi Hirase M.D. M.P.H.
Orthopaedics
1 co-publications

Eric S. Ruff
Eric S. Ruff
Plastic Surgery
1 co-publications

Alamgir Khan
Alamgir Khan M.D.
Internal Medicine: Critical Care
1 co-publications

Mihir Buch
Mihir Buch D.O.
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Livier J. Silva-perez
Livier J. Silva-perez M.D.
Miscellaneous
1 co-publications

Natalia Gonzalez-Cardenas
Natalia Gonzalez-Cardenas M.D.
Obstetrics and Gynecology
1 co-publications

Sara Surani
Sara Surani Other
Miscellaneous
1 co-publications

FA Etindele Sosso
FA Etindele Sosso M.D. Ph.D. M.Sc.
Anesthesiology
1 co-publications

Charlene Kalani
Charlene Kalani
Miscellaneous
1 co-publications

Tejaswi Venigalla
Tejaswi Venigalla
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Janay Bailey
Janay Bailey
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

George Udeani
George Udeani Professor Sc.D.
Internal Medicine: Critical Care
1 co-publications

Antonio  Galindo
Antonio Galindo
Miscellaneous
1 co-publications

Luis A. Camarillo-Reyes
Luis A. Camarillo-Reyes M.D.
Miscellaneous
1 co-publications

Kashmala Khan
Kashmala Khan M.D. Resident Physician
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Deanna Yamamura
Deanna Yamamura D.O.
Cardiology
1 co-publications

Carlos Vargas
Carlos Vargas D.O.
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Thomas Alexander
Thomas Alexander M.D.
Cardiology
1 co-publications

Palla Rivi De Silva
Palla Rivi De Silva M.D.
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology
1 co-publications

Harrison Chuwa
Harrison Chuwa M.D.
Oncology
1 co-publications

Nadeem M. Kassam
Nadeem M. Kassam M.D.
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Casmir Wambura
Casmir Wambura M.D. Ph.D. Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine: Gastroenterology
1 co-publications

Omar A. Sherman
Omar A. Sherman M.D. Assistant Professor
Pathology
1 co-publications

Luz M. Ramirez
Luz M. Ramirez Medical Student
Miscellaneous
1 co-publications

Hussein  Berjaoui
Hussein Berjaoui
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Estrella Gutierrez
Estrella Gutierrez
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Diego Montelongo
Diego Montelongo Medical Student
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Elizabeth Gamboa
Elizabeth Gamboa Medical Student
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Alexa Bello
Alexa Bello
Internal Medicine
1 co-publications

Jose L. Diaz
Jose L. Diaz Medical Student
Internal Medicine: Critical Care
1 co-publications

Taylor P. Travis
Taylor P. Travis
Cardiology
1 co-publications

My Professional Societies

American thoracic society
Society of Critical Care Medicine
Fellow American College of Chest Physician
American Academy of Sleep Medicine