A. Bashar Abdulkarim, MD, PhD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery
Transplant and Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic Surgery


Dr. Abdulkarim graduated from the University of Aleppo, Syria, where he also earned his first degree in General Surgery. In England, Dr. Abdulkarim underwent surgical training in abdominal solid organ transplantation at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, and he was also granted a PhD degree in Surgery from the University of Birmingham, England.

Dr. Abdulkarim had his formal residency training in General Surgery in the United States at the University of Tennessee in Memphis. He finished his surgical residency in 2002 and continued to complete a Fellowship in abdominal solid organ transplantation in 2004.

In 2004, Dr. Abdulkarim joined the University of Kansas Medical Center. His special clinical interest is in living-related liver transplantation, liver, kidney, and pancreas transplantation, and surgical treatment of benign and malignant liver, biliary, and pancreatic diseases. His research focus is in the field of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).

Dr. Abdulkarim is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member in many other national and international surgical societies.

 

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Last modified: Oct 21, 2013

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A. Bashar Abdulkarim, MD, PhD, FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery

P: 913-588-6128
babdulkarim@kumc.edu

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