Shaheryar Hafeez, MD

  • Associate Professor of Critical Care Medicine
  • Medical Director, Neurovascular ICU Presbyterian Hospital

    Education & Training

  • BS, Neuroscience, Chemistry Minor, University of Pittsburgh, 2005
  • MD, St. George's University School of Medicine, 2010
  • Internal Medicine Internship, The Ohio State University Medical Center, 2011
  • Neurology residency, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, 2014
  • Neurocritical Care Fellowship, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, 2016
Performance Review Institute Research Award for Addiction Research, 2010
Alpha Omega Alpha resident member election, 2013
Neurology Department Resident Excellence in Student Teaching Award, 2014
San Antonio Magazine “Top Doctors 2021”
Representative Publications

Ghali, A., Nashawi M., Johal J, Learned J, Al-Hamaydeh M., Seifi, A., Hafeez S. The Rothman Index does not predict a Successful Extubation in the Neurosurgical Critical Care Unit. Cureus. 2021 Jul 12;13(7):e16339. PubMed PMID: 34395122

Hafeez S., Grandhi R. Systematic Review of Intrathecal Nicardipine for the Treatment of Cerebral Vasospasm in Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2019 Oct;31(2):399-405. PubMed PMID: 30607826

Yechoor, N., Adeli A., Hafeez, S. External Validation of the Epidemiology-Based Mortality Score in Status Epilepticus. Epilepsy Res. 2018 Dec;148:32-36. PubMed PMID: 30342324

Kanakia K., Saffari E., Shrestha S., Bartanusz V., Hafeez S. Refractory Elevated Intracranial Pressure (ICP) in the Setting of a Traumatic Cerebral Sinus Venous Thrombosis (CSVT). Cureus, 2021 Sep 7;13(9):e17801. PubMed PMID: 34660011

Research Interests
  • Technology and AI systems in ICU management
  • Medical databases in critical care medicine
  • Cerebral vasospasm in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage