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Huzaifa Shakir, MD, Thoracic Surgery, Newark, NJ, St. Mary's General Hospital


Thoracic Surgery Newark, NJ

Adult Cardiac Surgery, Aortic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgical Oncology

Assistant Professor

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Education & Training

  • Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical SchoolFellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2004 - 2007
  • Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
    Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/NorthwellResidency, Surgery, 1999 - 2004
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Boston University School of MedicineClass of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 2013 - 2025
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2014 - 2024
  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 2003 - 2023
  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License 2022 - 2023
  • SC State Medical License
    SC State Medical License 2006 - 2006
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2000 - 2004
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Risk of Branch Occlusion and Ischemic Complications with the Pipeline Embolization Device in the Treatment of Posterior Circulation Aneurysms  
    C J Griessenauer, H Shallwani, H Shakir, M R Harrigan, C S Ogilvy, R Gupta, A J Thomas, J Moore, A H Siddiqui, E I Levy, American Journal of Neuroradiology


  • Member, Medical Executive Committee 2014 - Present
  • Member, Cancer Committee 2007 - Present

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations