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Shahriar (Charles) ShayanAssistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine


Dr. Charles Shayan is a physician at Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation and is on the medical staff at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He received his MD from American University of Caribbean (1997), completed his residency at Rush University Medical Center (2002), and his fellowship at Toronto University Hospital in Canada (2004). Dr. Shayan is board certified in Anesthesiology.

His most recent publications include: "The patient with severe comorbidities: Cardiac disease," (2012); "Pulmonary hypertension and right ventricular function: Interdependence in pathophysiology and management," International Anesthesiology Clinics, (2009); "Prognostic value of postoperative proteinuria in cardiac surgery: A pilot study," Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia, (2006); and "Acupressure Wristbands for the Prevention of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting in Adults Undergoing Cardiac Surgery," Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, (2004).

Classes Taught

NUvention: Medical

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