Dr. Dominique Shum-Tim – Cardiac Surgery

Cardiac Surgery
Staff Surgeon, Montreal Children’s Hospital

Staff Surgeon, Royal Victoria Hospital
Professor of Surgery, McGill University




Dr. Shum-Tim graduated from McGill University in 1988 and later as a General Surgeon in 1993 and cardiothoracic surgery in 1995. He also has a Masters in Science in Experimental surgery. Dr. Shum-Tim later did his clinical fellowship in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, 1996 from

Harvard Medical School, Boston Children’s Hospital. In additional, he completed a research fellowship in Cardiovascular Surgery, 1997.

Clinical Focus

High risk coronary surgery and aortic surgery.

Academic Focus

Cerebral protection during pediatric cardiac surgery

Tissue engineering of cardiovascular structures