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About Dr. Melhem J. Sharafuddin

Melhem Sharafuddin is a Vascular Surgeon and an Interventional Radiologist in Iowa City, Iowa. Sharafuddin has been practicing medicine for over 35 years and is highly rated in 17 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA), Arterial Insufficiency, Carotid Artery Surgery, and Stent Placement. He is licensed to treat patients in Iowa. Sharafuddin is currently accepting new patients.

His clinical research consists of co-authoring 11 peer reviewed articles and participating in 6 clinical trials in the past 15 years.


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Dr. Melhem J. Sharafuddin accepts the following insurance:

  •  Ambetter
  •  Bright Health
  •  Medica
  •  HealthPartners
  •  Health Alliance
  •  Wellmark

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200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA 52242
Background & Education
Graduate Institution
Other, 1988
Vascular Surgery
Interventional Radiology
General Surgery
Vascular & Interventional Radiology in IA
Hospital Affiliations
University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
Languages Spoken
Clinical Research

Clinical research consists of overseeing clinical studies of patients undergoing new treatments and therapies, and publishing articles in peer reviewed medical journals. Doctors who actively participate in clinical research are generally at the forefront of the fields and aware of the most up-to-date advances in treatments for their patients.

6 Clinical Trials

Post-Approval Study of the TREO Abdominal Stent-Graft System (P190015) in Patients With Infrarenal Abdominal Aortic and Aorto-iliac Aneurysms
A Prospective, Multicenter, Non-Blinded, Non-Randomized Study of the RelayPro Thoracic Stent-Graft in Subjects With an Acute, Complicated Type B Aortic Dissection
A Prospective, Multicenter, Non-Blinded, Non-Randomized Study of the RelayPro Thoracic Stent-Graft in Subjects With Traumatic Injury of the Descending Thoracic Aorta
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11 Total Publications

Supraclavicular Versus Transaxillary First Rib Resection for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome.

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