Dr. Karim Alibhai

Dr. Karim Alibhai may be one of the quietest members of the NAVC surgical team, but his dedication to his patients and his willingness to advocate for them is unmatched. Dr. Alibhai’s calm and compassionate demeanor inspires confidence in both his patients and team members. Dr. Alibhai works closely with our vascular surgery resident teams.


BSc Honors, McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario, 1990

MD, University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, 1994

Residency, General Surgery
University of Alberta Hospitals
Edmonton, Alberta, 1994-2001

Fellowship, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
McMaster University, Hamilton, 2002-2004

Endovascular Fellowship
Guys Hospital, London UK, March-May 2004

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons Canada (FRCSC)

Past and Current Appointments

  • Clinical Lecturer of Surgery, University of Alberta Hospitals
  • Vascular Consultant, Royal Alexandria Hospital, Edmonton Alberta
  • Vascular Consultant, Northern Alberta Renal Program (NARP)

Clinical Interests

  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Extracranial Carotid Artery Disease
  • Surgery of the Major Branches of the Aortic Arch
  • Renovascular Hypertension
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease and Bypass

Our surgeons have experience in a wide range of vascular procedures.