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Plastic surgeon

Sameer Ibrahim Shehadi, Lebanese plastic surgeon. Diplomate American Board Surgery, American Board Plastic Surgery. Recipient Chevaliers award Order of the Cedars, Government Lebanon, 1968.


Shehadi, Sameer Ibrahim was born on March 3, 1931 in Zahle, Lebanon. Came to the United States, 1984. Son of Ibrahim A. and Mounira D. (Dumit) Shehadi.


Bachelor, American University Beirut, 1952. Doctor of Medicine, American University Beirut, 1956.


International American University Hospital, Beirut, resident general surgery, 1956-1959, chief resident general surgery, 1959-1960. Resident plastic surgery St. Louis University Hospitals, 1960-1962. Fellow hand surgery Pittsburgh University Hospitals, 1962.

Resident head and neck surgery Roswell Park Memorial Institute, Buffalo, 1963. Clinical assistant professor American University Beirut, 1963-1979, clinical professor surgery, 1979-1984, chairman department surgery, 1976-1979, 81-84. Professor, director division plastic surgery St. Louis University, 1984-1997, emeritus professor surgery, since 1997.


  • Diplomate American Board Surgery, American Board Plastic Surgery.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Fellow American College of Surgeons (governor at large Lebanon chapter 1981-1984). Member American Medical Association, St. Louis Metropolitan Medical Society, St. Louis Surgical Society, Missouri Medical Association, Lebanese Order of Physicians, American University Beirut Medical Alumni Association, American Society Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, American Society Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Association Chairman Plastic Surgery, American Association Plastic Surgeons, American Association Hand Surgeons, Lebanese Society Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (president 1974-1984), International Society Burn Injuries (Lebanon representative 1968-1984).


Married Leila A. Nassif, June 18, 1960. Children: Ramzi Richard, Kamal Sameer, Imad Edward.

Ibrahim A. Shehadi

Mounira D. (Dumit) Shehadi

Leila A. Nassif

Ramzi Richard Shehadi

Kamal Sameer Shehadi

Imad Edward Shehadi