Hashim, Sabet W., MD, FACS
Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

Sabet W. Hashim, MD, FACS

Cardiac Surgery

Location Information

  • Hartford HealthCare Medical Group at St. Vincent's Medical Center Main Floor
    2800 Main Street
    Bridgeport, CT 06606

    203.576.5708

    Fax: 203.367.8392

  • Hartford HealthCare Heart & Vascular Institute at Hartford Hospital
    85 Seymour Street Suite 919
    Hartford, CT 06106

    860.696.5520

    Fax: 860.522.3951

About Sabet W. Hashim, MD, FACS

  • Gender
    Male
  • Languages
    English
    Arabic
    French
    Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L)
  • Specialties
    Accepting New Patients

    Cardiac Surgery

  • Areas of Expertise
    Aortic Valve Replacement, Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery, Heart Valve Surgery, Inherited Cardiovascular Diseases, MAZE and Mini MAZE for Atrial Fibrillation, Mini Invasive Aortic and Mitral Surgery, Mitra Clip for Mitral Regurgitation, Mitral Valve Repair, Repair of Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation, Surgery for Hypertrophic Obstruction Cardiomyopathy (HOCM), Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair (TMVR)

Education

  • InternshipSt. Luke's Hospital

    Medical SchoolSt. Joseph's Jesuit University School of Medicine, Beirut

    ResidencySt. Luke's Hospital
    Yale New Haven Hospital

    UndergraduateLycée Francais of Beirut

  • Professional Organizations

    American College of Surgeons, Fellow
    Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Member
    American Medical Association, Member
    Yale Surgical Society, Member
    New Haven Medical Association, Member
    Connecticut Medical Association, Member
    Lebanese American University School of Medicine, Founding Faculty

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Bio

Dr. Sabet Hashim, a board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon, is best known for his expertise in mitral valve repair. Before becoming chairman of cardiac surgery and co-physician-in-chief of the Hartford HealthCare Heart and Vascular Institute in 2016, Dr. Hashim was director of cardiac valve surgery for a decade at Yale New Haven Hospital. While there, he performed New England's first mitral valve repair in 1984. That same year, Dr. Hashim performed the first heart transplant in Connecticut.

Dr. Hashim developed one of the first Mitral Valve Repair Programs in the United States. He has pioneered techniques in Minimally Invasive Aortic and Mitral Valve Surgery. Dr. Hashim has consistently maintained the largest mitral valve practice in Connecticut and has performed more than 2,000 mitral valve repairs and 10,000 open-heart procedures. He has served as a primary investigator on several trials, including SurTAVI, COAPT and Commence.

Dr. Hashim has received numerous professional honors and awards, has a significant background in biomedical research and has published extensively in peer-reviewed journals.

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Media

Sabet W. Hashim, MD, FACS News

October 19, 2021

Cardiac Center Certification a First in New England

The Hartford HealthCare Heart & Vascular Insti [...]

September 20, 2021

Hartford Hospital Receives Prestigious Mitral Valve Repair recognition

Hartford Hospital has received the Mitral Valve Re [...]

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Insurance

Aetna, Anthem, BCBS Medicare, CarePartners of Connecticut, Cigna Healthcare, Colonial Cooperative Care, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., Connecticare, Connecticare Commercial, Connecticare Medicare, Corvel, Coventry, Essence Healthcare, Evercare, First Health Group Corp., Focus, Harvard Pilgrim, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Health New England, Healthy Connecticut, HMC/ Northeast Healthcare, Multiplan, Northeast Health Direct, One Health Plan/ Great-West Healthcare, Oxford Health Plans, Prime Health Services, Private Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Whole Health, United Healthcare, WellCare of Connecticut, Inc.
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