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Pierre R. Tibi, M.D.

Visiting Resident
July - September 1989
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Broussais Hospital
Paris, France

Chief Resident
July 1988 - June 1989
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Strong Memorial Hospital
University of Rochester Medical Center

Completed June 1987
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Strong Memorial Hospital
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, New York

Residency & Internship
July 1991 - June 1992
General Surgery
Strong Memorial Hospital
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, New York

Completed 1982
Doctor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Completed 1978
Bachelor of Science
University of Rochester
Major: Neuroscience, Cum Laude

Chief of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
Banner Good Samaritan Hospital
Phoenix, Arizona
1996 - Present
Medical Director of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery
Havasu Regional Medical Center
Lake Havasu, Arizona
2005 - Present
Medical Director of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Kingman Regional Medical Center
Kingman, Arizona
Medical Director of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Yavapai Regional Medical Center
Prescott, Arizona
2006 - Present
Co-Director Cardiothoracic Surgery
Banner Estrella Medical Center
Phoenix, Arizona
Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery
St. Luke’s Medical Center
Phoenix, Arizona
1999 - 2002
Chief of Surgery
Banner Good Samaritan Hospital
Phoenix, Arizona
Associate Director
Banner Good Samaritan Hospital
Phoenix, Arizona

St. Joseph’s Medical Center
Phoenix St. Luke’s Hospital
Banner Good Samaritian Hospital
Banner Estrella Medical Center
Phoenix Memorial Hospital
Havasu Regional Medical Center
Yavapai Regional Medical Center

State of New York, Medical Licensure #1557141, 1983
State of Arizona, Medical Licensure #18934, 1989
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners, 1983
Diplomate, American Board of Surgery, #33797
Diplomate, American Board of Thoracic Surgeons #5150
Recertified, American Board of Surgery, 1999

Phoenix Cardiac Surgery Foundation
Phoenix, Arizona
1999 - Present

American Heart Association
President, Phoenix Board of Directors

American College of Surgeons-Fellow
Association for Academic Surgery-Member
American Medical Association-Member
American College of Chest Physicians-Member
Society of Thoracic Surgeons-Member
International Federation of Surgeons-Member
Western Thoracic Surgical Society-Member
International Society of Minimally Invasive
Cardiac Surgeons-Member
Principal Investigator: Study Title: Study of the PAS-Port Proximal Anastomosis System in Coronary Bypass Surgery (Protocol# CP2005-07)

Principal Investigator: Clinical Investigation of the Mitroflow Synergy PC Bioprosthesis for Aortic Valve Replacement

Principal Investigator: Primo CABG II
A Multi-Center Randomized, Double-Blind, Parallel-group, Placebo-controlled Study of 2mg/kg Bolus plus 24-hour 0.05 mg/kg/hr Infusion of Pexelizumabin Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting with Cardiopulmonary Bypass (Protocol No. 2003141/IND No. 6592)

Principal Investigator: Humanitarian Use Device (HUD), BioGlue (Cryolife) as an Adjunctive Device in the Surgical Repair of Acute Thoracic Aortic Dissections, FDA Approval as a Humanitarian Device Exemption (HDE# H009907)

Principal Investigator: CardioGenesis TMR Holmium Laser System Postapproval Registry Study (TMR 020)

Principal Investigator: Contemporary Analysis of Peri-Operative Cardiovascular Surgical Care (CAPS Care)

Principal Surgical Co-Investigator: Evaluation of Mechanical Heart Valve Acoustics Properties Prospective Randomized Study ATS Medical Inc. and Carbomedics Inc. Bileaflet Mechanical Heart Valve

Principal Investigator: Everest II - A Study of the Evalve Cardiovascular Valve Repair System (CVRS) Endovascular Valve Edge-to-Edge Repair Study (Protocol #301, IDE#G30064)


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"TOP SURGEONS IN AMERICA" Guide to America's Top Surgeons: Consumers' Research Council of America, 2005, 2006

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