Department of Surgery

Back to Results

Ali Irshad, MD Accepting New Patients


Programs + Specialties
Training + Education University of Massachusetts Medical School; Residency: Houston Methodist Hospital, DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center
Board Certifications Vascular Surgery
NPI # 1548608219
Gender Male
Language(s) Urdu, Hindi, Spanish
Accepted Insurances View Accepted Insurances at Tufts MC + Tufts Children's Hospital

Tufts Medical Center
Rehabilitation Building, 1st Floor
800 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02111
Phone #: 617-636-8094
Fax #: 617-636-8003
MelroseWakefield Hospital
585 Lebanon Street
Melrose, MA 02176
Phone #: 781-979-3999

Reviewer for Journal of Vascular Surgery
Reviewer for Journal of Endovascular Therapy
Editor and Contributor for Audible Bleeding Vascular Surgery Podcast https://www.audiblebleeding.com/episodes-1/?tag=Ali+Irshad
Karmody Best Poster Presentation Award - SCVS 2016
2012, American Burn Association 44th Annual Meeting, Best Overall Research Presentation Award
2012, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Clinical Research Fellowship Award
2012, Clinical Translational Research Pathway Award UMass Medical
2008, UMass Incentive Merit Scholarship UMass Medical

Prevalence of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms in Patients with Lung Cancer. Alnahhal K, Urhiafe V, Irshad A, Salehi P. Journal of Vascular Surgery. 2021 Oct 8;S0741-5214(21)02197-2.

Contemporary Outcomes After Partial Resection Of Infected Aortic Grafts. Janko M, Hubbard G, Woo, Kashyap VK, Irshad A, Smeds M. Annals of Vascular Surgery. 2020 Aug 23.

Impact of Cardiac Cycle on Thoracic Aortic Geometry – Morphometric Analysis of ECG-Gated Computed Tomography. Zubair M, deBeaufort H, Schwein A, Irshad A, Mohamed A, Gomez L, Chinnadurrai P, Nabi F, Yang EY, Trimarchi S, Reardon S, Bismuth J. Annals of Vascular Surgery. 2020 May;65:174-182.

Hands-on Transradial Access Skill Training on a Novel Cadaveric Model: Findings and Recommendations. Ebunlomo E, Gomez L, Patel N, McKay J, Irshad A, Loh T, Barnes R, Peace B, Lazarus M, Lumsden AB, Lin CH. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2017 July 69(11):2515.

Open Removal of Penetrating Inferior Vena Cava Filter with Repair of Secondary Aortic Dissection: Case Report. Chauhan Y, Al Jabbari O, Abu Saleh WK, Loh T, Irshad A, Lumsden AB. Ann Vasc Surg. 2016 Apr;32:130.

Case Report: Delayed Type A Aortic Dissection Following Complete Debranching of the Aortic Arch and Stent Graft Placement. Al Jabbari O, Abu Saleh WK, Irshad A, Christensen T, Bruckner B, Bismuth J, Loebe M. Methodist Debakey Cardiovasc J. 2016 Jan- Mar;12(1):45-7.

Peer-Reviewed Manuscripts:

Outcomes of Infrainguinal Bypass in Patients with Cannabis vs Opioid Use Disorder. Narayanan M, Alnahhal K, Lingutla R, Irshad A, Salehi P. Journal of Vascular Surgery

The Effects of Major Depression Disorder on the Outcomes of Neurogenic Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Surgery. Alnahhal K, Penukonda S, Lingutla R, Irshad A, Salehi, P. Vascular - in submission

Contemporary Outcomes After Partial Resection Of Infected Aortic Grafts. Janko M, Hubbard G, Woo K, Kashyap VS, Mitchell M, Murugesan A, Chen LJ, Gardner R, Baril D, Irshad A, Hsu J, Czerny M, Cullen J, Kahlberg A, Setacci C, Joh JH, Senneville E, Garrido P, Sarac TP, Rizzo A, Go MR, Bjorck M, Gavali H, Wanhainen A, D’Oria M, Lepidi S, Mastrorilli D, Veraldi G, Piazza M, Squizzato M, Beck A, St. John, R, Wishy A, Humphries M, Shah SK, Back M, Chung J, Lawrence PF, Bath J, Smeds MR. Annals of Vascular Surgery. 2021 Aug 23;S0890-5096(21)00485-4.

Body-floss Technique for Inari Clot Triever in Patient with IVC Filter. Irshad A, Cheema M. Journal of Vascular Surgery Cases and Innovative Techniques

Clampless Technique for Aneurysmorraphy for Arteriovenous Fistula with a Tourniquet for Dialysis Patients. Irshad A, Maham R. Annals of Vascular Surgery

Porcine Cardiopulmonary Model for Testing Pulmonary Artery Embolism Imaging and Intervention. Irshad A, Swann B, Lumsden AB. Journal of Vascular Surgery

Remote Proctoring and Assessment of Endovascular Skill: First Experience in Vascular Surgery Training. Irshad A, Yenugu N, Lumsden AB. Journal of Surgical Education – Aorto-caval Fistula and Aortic Aneurysm Secondary to Trauma. Irshad A, Chinnadurai P, Le L. Journal of Vascular Surgery – in submission

Testing the incentive power of pay for performance. Irshad A, Janko M, Koshy JM. AMA Journal of Ethics. 2013 Jul 1;15(7):587-91

Invited Podium Presentations:

Comparison of Academic Productivity between American and International Medical Graduate Vascular Surgeons - Southern Society of Vascular Surgery 45th Annual Meeting. Alnahhal K, Lingutla R, Irshad A, Salehi P. Manalapan, FL, 2022

Clampless Technique for Aneurysmorraphy for Arteriovenous Fistula with a Tourniquet for Dialysis Patients – Society of Clinical Vascular Surgery – Washington, DC 2019 (accepted abstract)

IVC Filter Removal Using a Robotic Catheter (Video) – Southern California Vascular Surgery Society Annual Meeting – La Jolla, CA, 2016

Cone Beam CT, Image Fusion, and Needle Guidance Planning (Video) – Southern California Vascular Surgery Society Annual Meeting – La Jolla, CA, 2016

Remote Proctoring and Assessment of Endovascular Skills: First Experience in Vascular Surgery and Training – Southern California Vascular Surgery Society Annual Meeting – La Jolla, CA, 2016

EKOS for Acute Peripheral Arterial Occlusions: An Equivocal Performance – Society of Vascular Surgery Annual Meeting – Chicago, IL, 2015

Facilitating Bedside Placement of Vena Cava Filter (VCF) With Electromagnetic Guidance – Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society Annual Meeting, Steamboat Springs, CO, 2014

Role of IL-6 and Estradiol in Mortality after Burn Injury, Southern Regional Burn Conference, Norfolk, VA, 2012

Role of Estradiol in Immune Changes Following Burn Injury - Southern Regional Burn Conference, Winston-Salem, NC, 2011

Invited Poster Presentations

Promising Novel Technique for Percutaneous Extraction of Chronic Lower Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis: Clinical Experience with the ClotTriever System - Society of Vascular Surgery Annual Meeting - Toronto, Canada 2020 (Virtual)

Impact of Cardiac Cycle on Thoracic Aortic Geometry and Assessment of Aortic Strain and Distensibility - A Computed Tomography Morphometric Analysis – Society of Clinical Vascular Surgery Annual Symposium – Las Vegas, NV 2018

Transradial Access Skills Improve with Training on a Novel Cadaveric Model – Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions Annual Meeting – Orlando, FL 2016

Endovascular Robot-assisted in-situ fenestration of Endograft Using a Re-entry Device – Proof of concept in an Aortic Model – Society of Vascular Surgery Annual Meeting – Washington, D.C 2016

In Situ Septal Fenestration of Type B Dissection with Endovascular Robot – Society of Vascular Surgery Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C 2016

Robot-assisted Removal of Inferior Vena Cava Filters – Society of Clinical Vascular Surgery Annual Symposium – Las Vegas, NV 2016

Robot-assisted Thrombectomy of Occluded Inferior Vena Cava Orthotropic Liver Transplantation – Society of Clinical Vascular Surgery Annual Symposium – Las Vegas, NV 2016

A Novel Approach of Robot-assisted Embolization of Renal Arteriovenous Malformations – Society of Clinical Vascular Surgery Annual Symposium – Las Vegas, NV 2016

Novel Technique for Reentry Using Robotically Steered Needle and a Targeting Balloon – Society of Clinical Vascular Surgery Annual Symposium– Las Vegas, NV 2016

Gender Discrepancy in the Immunomodulation of Burn Injury: Role of Estradiol and IL-6 - American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, Chicago, IL

Role of Estradiol in Immunomodulation after Burn Injury - American Burn Association 44th Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA

A Rare Association of Crohn's Disease and Sweet's Syndrome - Digestive Disease Weekly 2011, Chicago, IL

Novel Gene Therapy Strategies for Canavan Disease Using AAV – Gao Lab, Clinical Translational Pathway Meeting, Worcester, MA

Book Chapters

Irshad A, Lumsden AB. Imaging for advanced aortic interventions. In: Chiesa R, Melissano, G, editors. Aortic Complexities. Milan: Edi.Ermes; 2018

Society of Vascular Surgery
Society of Vascular Surgery Political Action Committee
Society of Clinical Vascular Surgery
International Society of Vascular Surgery
New England Society of Vascular Surgery
Eastern Society of Vascular Surgery
Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society
American College of Surgery