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

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Co-authors (84)
Munish Sharma M.D.
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology


Joseph Varon M.D. Professor
Internal Medicine: Critical Care


Humayun Anjum M.D.
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology


Iqbal Ratnani M.D. Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine: Critical Care


Chinthaka P. Bulathsinghala
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology


Sebastian Casillas
Miscellaneous


George Udeani
Miscellaneous


Abhay Vakil
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology


Joseph Varon
Internal Medicine: Critical Care


Rahul Kashyap Other M.D.
Internal Medicine: Critical Care


Mohammed Ali M.Sc. D.O.
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology


Kashmala Khan M.D. Resident Physician
Internal Medicine


Nadeem M. Kassam M.D.
Internal Medicine


Harmeet S. Deol PharmD, MBA
Miscellaneous


Melanie Duran Medical Student
Internal Medicine


Alan Araiza Medical Student
Internal Medicine: Critical Care


Venkat Rajasurya M.D. M.P.H. Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology


Sean Hesselbacher M.D.
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology


Akshar A. Aiyer
Miscellaneous


Alishah A. Suleman
Internal Medicine: Critical Care


Gaurav Gheewala
Internal Medicine: Critical Care


Rajan Gadhia M.D. Assistant Professor
Neurology


Muhammad Hasan Abid M.D.
Internal Medicine


Muhammad Mohsin Abid M.D.
Internal Medicine


Casmir Wambura M.D. Ph.D. Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine: Gastroenterology


Takashi Hirase M.D. M.P.H.
Orthopaedics


Eric S. Ruff
Plastic Surgery


Kyle Fischer Other
Cardiology


Elizabeth Awudi
Internal Medicine: Critical Care


Mack Sheraton Resident Physician M.P.H. M.D.
Emergency Medicine


Neha Deo Medical Student
Miscellaneous


Sahar Fatima M.D. Medical Student
Internal Medicine


Maha Husain
Internal Medicine


Aisha Mujahid Medical Student
Miscellaneous


Khushali Jhaveri
Internal Medicine


Derek J. Dimas
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology


Francis Dimtri D.O.
Cardiology


Carlos Vargas
Internal Medicine


Alamgir Khan M.D.
Internal Medicine: Critical Care


Nathaniel Johnson
Miscellaneous


Blessy Varughese
Internal Medicine


Monica Leon M.D.
Surgery


Luis O. Chavez M.D.
Internal Medicine


Alda Chavez Medical Student
Internal Medicine


Estrella Gutierrez
Internal Medicine


Diego Montelongo Medical Student
Internal Medicine


Elizabeth Gamboa Medical Student
Internal Medicine


Luz M. Ramirez Medical Student
Miscellaneous


Hussein Berjaoui
Internal Medicine


Harrison Chuwa M.D.
Oncology


Casmir Wambura M.D. Ph.D. Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine: Gastroenterology


Omar A. Sherman M.D. Assistant Professor
Pathology


Saiara Choudhury Resident Physician M.D.
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology


Manuel Ramos M.D. Fellow Physician
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology


Chidinma A. Chukwudum
Miscellaneous


Saul Vera M.D.
Miscellaneous


Romil Singh Other M.D.
Internal Medicine


Anneka Hutton M.D.
Internal Medicine


Alexa Bello
Internal Medicine


Jose L. Diaz Medical Student
Internal Medicine: Critical Care


Taylor P. Travis
Cardiology


Mihir Buch D.O.
Internal Medicine


Livier J. Silva-perez M.D.
Miscellaneous


Natalia Gonzalez-Cardenas M.D.
Obstetrics and Gynecology


Sara Surani Other
Miscellaneous


FA Etindele Sosso M.D. Ph.D. M.Sc.
Anesthesiology


Omar M. Aziz M.D.
Internal Medicine


Samina Somji
Internal Medicine


Grace Shayo
Internal Medicine


Antonio Galindo
Miscellaneous


Luis A. Camarillo-Reyes M.D.
Miscellaneous


Deanna Yamamura D.O.
Cardiology


Carlos Vargas D.O.
Internal Medicine


Thomas Alexander M.D.
Cardiology


Palla Rivi De Silva M.D.
Internal Medicine: Pulmonology


Charlene Kalani
Miscellaneous


Tejaswi Venigalla
Internal Medicine


Janay Bailey
Internal Medicine


George Udeani Professor Sc.D.
Internal Medicine: Critical Care


Ladan Panahi Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine


Javier A. Saenz II
Internal Medicine


Nam Nguyen Other
Miscellaneous


George Udeani Sc.D.
Miscellaneous


My Professional Societies

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