Saad A Shebrain, MBBCh

Saad A Shebrain, MBBCh
Saad A Shebrain, MBBCh

Associate Professor, Department of Surgery


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WMed
1000 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Administrative:
Department of Surgery
269.337.6260
Clinical:
Surgery, 269.337.6230
Saad.Shebrain@med.wmich.edu

Saad Shebrain, MD, MMM, is a board-certified surgeon with Western Michinan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine in Kalamazoo, Michigan. He earned his medical degree from University of Cairo in Cairo, Egypt. He also completed a general surgery internship with University of Cairo. He completed a general surgery residency with University of Illinois at Chicago Medical College in Chicago, Illinois. He went on to complete a residency with University of California - Los Angeles Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance, California. He also completed a fellowship in minimally invasive and foregut surgery with University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, Washington. He also holds a master's degree in medical management from Carnegie Mellon University Heinz College in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He also has completed a mini-fellowship in laparoscopic bariatric surgery with Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio.

  • Board Certification

    • American Board of Surgery (Surgery)
  • Education and Training

    • Mini-Fellowship 2016, Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery,
    • MA 2014, Medical Management, Carnegie Mellon University
    • Fellowship 2009, Minimally Invasive and Foregut Surgery, University of Washington
    • Residency 2008, General Surgery, University of California-Los Angeles
    • Internship 2003, General Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago
    • Internship 1999, General Surgery and Medicine, University of Cairo
    • MBBCh 1998, University of Cairo
  • Publications

    • Tuma F., Kamel M.K., Shebrain S., Ghanem M., Blebea J. Alternatives surgical training approaches during COVID-19 pandemic Annals of Medicine and Surgery. 2021;62:253-257. doi: 10.1016/j.amsu.2021.01.057.

    • Cookenmaster C., Vos D., Shebrain S., Munene G., Miller L., Sawyer R. Gender perception bias of operative autonomy evaluations among residents and faculty in general surgery training American Journal of Surgery. 2020 doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2020.11.016.

    • Ghanem M., Blebea J., Kamel M.K., Shebrain S., Faiz T. Options of Surgical Curriculum Structure and Objects During COVID-19 Pandemic Surgical Innovation. 2020 doi: 10.1177/1553350620979825.

    • Kwasny L., Shebrain S., Munene G., Sawyer R. Is there a gender bias in milestones evaluations in general surgery residency training? American Journal of Surgery. 2020 doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2020.12.020.

    • Nava K., Munene G., Shattuck C., Collins J., Sawyer R., Shebrain S. Virtual Surgery Oral Board Examinations in the Era of COVID-19 Pandemic. How I Do It! Journal of Surgical Education. 2020 doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2020.09.012.

    • Pirozzolo G., Machain G.M., Fraga G.P., Saenz-Terrazas J.M., Ioannidis O., Abdelmahmoud S., Abdullaev A., Nikolopoulos I., Alberio M.G., Örtenwall P., Kobe Y., Padberg W., Shivpuje V., Pata F., Reichert M., García E.F.H., Sanjuan J.C.R., Platte K., Lottenberg L., Buonomo L., Waledziak M., Pagani L., Solaini L., Doppstadt C., Veroux M., Mishra T.S., Catena F., Hecker A., Mohamedahmed A.Y.Y., Seretis C., Weigand M.A., Reinisch-Liese A., Bender F., Toro A., Çolak E., Steyn E., Liese J., Davies J., Catarci M., Kumar P., Chiara O., Coimbra R., Navsaria P., Di Saverio S., Zegarra S., Sartelli M., Hecker M., Askevold I., Coccolini F., Camacho-Ortiz A., Chichom-Mefire A., Martínez-Pérez A., Kavalakat A.J., Litvin A., Isik A., Kechagias A., Ismail A.M.H., Mantoglu B., Ibrahim B., Hecker B., Sakakushev B., Manatakis D., Akin E., Gonullu E., Campanile F.C., Roscio F., Linder F., Tomadze G., Pellino G., Casoni Pattacini G., Eltyeb H.A., Di Carlo I., Kim J.I., Miller L., Bains L., Gachabayov M., Maegele M., Alberio M.V.R.A., Nardi M., Podda M., Sugrue M., Pisano M., Slavchev M., Ukkonen M., Bala M., Chirica M., Ouadii M., Marwah S., Magnone S., Muhammad Ali S., Pintar T., Tomajer V., Lohsiriwat V., Khokha V., Brillantino A., Pesce A., Somigli R., Sawyer R.G., Shebrain S., Nour S. Impact of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic on emergency surgery services—a multi-national survey among WSES members World Journal of Emergency Surgery. 2020;15 doi: 10.1186/s13017-020-00341-0.

    • Grantner J., Kurdi A., Abdel-Qader I., Al-Gailani M., Sawyer R., Shebrain S. Multi-thread implementation of tool tip tracking for laparoscopic surgical boxtrainer intelligent performance assessment system Acta Polytechnica Hungarica. 2019;16:173-192. doi: 10.12700/APH.16.9.2019.9.10.

    • Grantner J., Kurdi A., Al-Gailani M., Abdel-Qader I., Sawyer R., Shebrain S. Multi-thread implementation of tool tip tracking for laparoscopic surgical boxtrainer intelligent performance assessment system Acta Polytechnica Hungarica. 2019;16:173-192. doi: 10.12700/APH.16.9.2019.9.10.

    • Grantner J.L., Algailani M., Abdel-Qader I., Kurdi A.H., Sawyer R.G., Shebrain S. Multi-Thread Implementation of Tool Tip Tracking for Laparoscopic Surgical Box-Trainer Intelligent Performance Assessment System INES 2019 - IEEE 23rd International Conference on Intelligent Engineering Systems, Proceedings. 2019:131-136. doi: 10.1109/INES46365.2019.9109507.

    • Grantner J.L., Kurdi A.H., Shebrain S., Abdel-Qader I., Algailani M., Sawyer R.G. Multi-Thread Implementation of Tool Tip Tracking for Laparoscopic Surgical Box-Trainer Intelligent Performance Assessment System INES 2019 - IEEE 23rd International Conference on Intelligent Engineering Systems, Proceedings. 2019:131-136. doi: 10.1109/INES46365.2019.9109507.

    • Khatri R., Tanner B., Munene G., Lu S., Shebrain S. Short term outcomes and unintended benefits of establishing a HPB program at a university-affiliated community hospital American Journal of Surgery. 2019;218:946-951. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2019.03.015.

    • Munene G., Lu S., Arafeh M., Shattuck C., Miller L., Schutter D., Shebrain S. The role of academic achievements and psychometric measures in the ranking process American Journal of Surgery. 2019;217:568-571. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2018.09.015.

    • Shebrain S., Mahmood G., Munene G., Miller L., Collins J., Sawyer R. The Role of Manual Dexterity and Cognitive Functioning in Enhancing Resident Operative Autonomy Journal of Surgical Education. 2019;76(6):e66-e76. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2019.06.002.

    • Eke R., Patel D.R., Greydanus D.E., Agana M., Kamboj M.K., Shebrain S., Soares N. Pediatric obesity: Current concepts Disease-a-Month. 2018;64:98-156. doi: 10.1016/j.disamonth.2017.12.001.

    • Grantner J., Kurdi A., Al-Gailani M., Shebrain S., Abdel-Qader I., Sawyer R. Intelligent performance assessment system for laparoscopic surgical box-trainer IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems. 2018;2018-July doi: 10.1109/FUZZ-IEEE.2018.8491597.

    • Kurdi A., Abdel-Qader I., Grantner J., Al-Gailani M., Sawyer R., Shebrain S. Intelligent performance assessment system for laparoscopic surgical box-trainer IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems. 2018;2018-July doi: 10.1109/FUZZ-IEEE.2018.8491597.

    • Seudeal K., Abidi H., Shebrain S. Early versus delayed appendectomy: A comparison of outcomes American Journal of Surgery. 2018;215:483-486. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2017.10.057.

    • Sorensen M.J., Hines O.J., Oliphant U.J., Shebrain S. Biliary tract Essentials of General Surgery and Surgical Specialties: Sixth Edition. 2018:453-477.

    • Tanner B., Rahaman Z., Shebrain S., Chang H., Goriparhi R. Selected common acute gastrointestinal and general surgical conditions in children and adolescents Chronic Disease and Disability: The Pediatric Gastrointestinal Tract. 2018:139-167.

    • Patel N., Shebrain S. Advances in foregut and bariatric surgery in adolescents. Adolescent medicine: state of the art reviews. 2013;24:242-263.

    • Ryan J., Shebrain S. Commentary: 17-β-estradiol reappropriates mass lost to the hypermetabolic state in thermally injured rats Journal of Surgical Research. 2013;185 doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2012.08.025.

    • Shebrain S., Ramjit A. Radicicol, a Hsp90 inhibitor, inhibits intestinal inflammation and leakage in abdominal sepsis Journal of Surgical Research. 2013;185 doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2012.12.049.

    • Nashef S., Shebrain S., Burke L. Innovation and Discovery on Surgery, History, and Humanities Journal of Investigative Surgery. 2012;25:136. doi: 10.3109/08941939.2012.664096.

    • Shebrain S., Norman E., Bly R. Selected common surgical conditions in the tropics Tropical Pediatrics: A Public Health Concern of International Proportions: Second Edition. 2012:225-248.

    • Shebrain S., Steensma E. Hypercoagulability in porcine hemorrhagic shock is present early after trauma and resuscitation Journal of Surgical Research. 2012;176:e9. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2011.12.001.

    • Shebrain S. Commentary on "early myocardial dysfunction is not caused by mitochondrial abnormalities in a rat model of peritonitis" Journal of Surgical Research. 2011;171 doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2011.07.049.

    • Shebrain S. Commentary on "n-acetylcysteine (NAC) protects against acute kidney injury following prolonged pneumoperitoneum" Journal of Surgical Research. 2011;171 doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2011.07.050.

    • Van Natta T., Parekh K., Reed C., Shebrain S., Omari B. Benign Esophagobronchial Fistula With and Without Esophageal Obstruction: Two Ends of the Surgical Spectrum Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2008;85:322-325. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2007.07.069.

    • Putnam B., Bricker S., Fedorka P., Zelada J., Shebrain S., Omari B., Bongard F. The correlation of near-infrared spectroscopy with changes in oxygen delivery in a controlled model of altered perfusion American Surgeon. 2007;73:1017-1022.

    • Shebrain S., Zelada J., Lipsky A., Putnam B. Mesenteric injuries after blunt abdominal trauma: Delay in diagnosis and increased morbidity American Surgeon. 2006;72:955-961.

  • Presentations

    • Stoma creation and demographics of reversal: who gets reversed?. Stearns LP, Kircher C, Senagore A, Shebrain S, 15th Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Orlando,Florida, 02/2020
    • Unusual presentation of gastrointestinal stromal tumora. Torres T, Espinosa JA, Shebrain S, The Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract 60th Annual Meeting, San Diego,California, 05/2019
    • Enhancing the resident operative autonomy. Shebrain S, Mahmood G, Collins J, Vos D, Munene G, Miller L, Association of Program Directors in Surgery, Association of Residency Administrators in Surgery, and Association for Surgical Education 2019 Surgical Education Week, Chicago,Illinois, 04/2019
    • Perception of residents' autonomy in the operating room. Rahaman Z, Arafeh M, Munene G, Miller L, Shebrain S, 14th Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Houston,Texas, 02/2019
    • Post-operative complications in delayed appendectomy. Seudeal K, Hasnain H, Shebrain S, The Central Surgical Association and Midwest Surgical Association 2017 Combined Annual Meeting, Chicago,Illinois, 08/2017
    • Establishing an HPB program in a university affiliated community hospital: appraisal on short-term outcomes and impact on surgical education. Lu S, Khatri R, Tanner B, Shebrain S, Munene G, The Central Surgical Association and Midwest Surgical Association 2017 Combined Annual Meeting, Chicago,Illinois, 07/2017