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Charles T. Bakhos, MD, MS, FACS

Associate Professor, Thoracic Medicine and Surgery

Charles Bakhos
For Patients
Contact Information
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Lung cancer
  • Benign and malignant diseases of the esophagus
  • Airway surgery
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Surgical education

Research Interests

  • Surgical education/simulation
  • Cost-efficiency analysis of thoracic oncological care
  • Impact of minimally invasive thoracic surgery on patients' survival and quality of life
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Residency, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2010
  • Residency, General Surgery, Hospital of Saint Raphael, New Haven, CT, 2008
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 2003
  • Master's degree, Cardiovascular Pharmacology, Université Claude Bernard, Faculté de Pharmacie, Lyon, France, 2002
  • MD, Université Saint-Joseph, Achrafieh, Lebanon, 2001

Certifications

  • Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Memberships

  • American College of Surgeons
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • Thoracic Education Cooperative Group
Publications

PubMed Publications

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Additional Publications

Fabian T, Bakhos C. Palliative evaluation and management of pleural conditions. In: Smith H, Pilitsis J, editors. The Art and Science of Palliative Medicine. Hong Kong: AME publishing company, 2014

Bakhos C, Fabian T. Hiccups. In: Smith H, Pilitsis J, editors. The Art and Science of Palliative Medicine. Hong Kong: AME publishing company, 2014

Bakhos C, Gangadharan S. Esophagectomy. In: Jones D, Andrews R, Critchlow J, Schneider B, editors. Minimally Invasive Surgery: Laparoscopy, Therapeutic Endoscopy and NOTES. London: JP Medical Publishers, 2015.

Bakhos C, Fabian T. Pulmonary metastasectomy. In Guitron, Redmond, Morris, editors. Thoracic Oncology: A Multidisciplinary Approach. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, in press

Bakhos C. Thoracoscopic left upper lobectomy for refractory pulmonary arteriovenous malformation, Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Network (ctsnet.org), September 2015 (Video)

Bakhos C. Right lower lobe superior segmentectomy for metastatic colorectal cancer, Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Network (ctsnet.org), accepted for publication, January 2016 (Video)