|Department Of Thoracic Surgery |
Department of thoracic surgery of Mashhad University of Medical Sciences was established in Shahnaz Pahlavi medical center (current Ghaem Hospital) in 1971. Professor Mohsen Azimi (subspecialty in thoracic surgery from Paris) and Dr. Fereydoun Mahdavian (subspecialty in thoracic surgery from Montreal, Canada) were founders of this department. In 1974, Dr. Bahman Motarjem with a subspecialty in cardiothoracic surgery from United States started his activities in the department. After six months of residency in the mentioned ward and obtaining specialty in general surgery, Dr. Sayyed-zia -allah Haghi started providing services as an instructor.