Zain Khalpey, MD, PhD, MRCS

Associate Professor of Surgery
Surgical Director, Heart Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support Program
Director, Ex Vivo Lung Program
Director, Clinical & Translational Research
Director, CAPTURED (Cardiopulmonary Stem Cell Biobank)
Phone Number: 
(520) 626-7806
Patient Appointments: 
(520) 694-2873

UACC Information

UACC Organizational Unit(s): 
Professional Bio: 

Clinical Specialties

  • Adult and Pediatric Heart Transplant
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support (Ventricular-Assist Devices and Total Artificial Heart)
  • Ex-vivo Lung Perfusion
  • Minimally Invasive Treatments for Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmia Surgery (Minimally invasive robotic surgical ablation and left atrial appendage management for AF, Cox MAZE IV)
  • Robotic Mitral Valve Surgery

Research Information

Research Program: 
Cancer Imaging

Academic Information

Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY; Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge, UK; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA; Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Medical School: 
University of London, Tooting, London