About Zain Shahid
Zain Shahid, M.D., is an assistant professor in the division of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy at the University of Florida College of Medicine.
He received his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at the Aga Khan University in Karachi, Pakistan. He graduated with honors and was awarded a merit scholarship for being among the top 15% in his class.
He started his general surgery residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore. He then moved to University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center where he completed his residency and also served as the chief resident. Subsequently, he completed a vascular surgery fellowship at the University of Florida College of Medicine.
Dr. Shahid’s clinical interests include treatment of complex aortic aneurysms and dissections using fenestrated endografts. In addition, he treats patients with renal and mesenteric occlusive disease, cerebrovascular occlusive disease, peripheral vascular disease and hemodialysis access.
Dr. Shahid is board certified in general surgery through the American Board of Surgery. His peer-reviewed articles and oral presentations have specific interests in aortic dissection, appendicitis and surgical residency programs.
SurgeryAmerican Board of Surgery
- Vascular Surgery
- Abdominal aortic aneurysm
- Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair – open
- Aortic aneurysm repair – endovascular
- Carotid artery disease
- Cerebrovascular occlusive disease
- Fenestrated Endovascular Aortic Repair (FEVAR)
- Hemodialysis access
- Mesenteric artery ischemia
- Renal and mesenteric occlusive disease
- private sector teaching
- surgical management