Dr. Ashraf Fayad

fayad-aAssociate Professor
Site Chief, University Hospital


Dr. Ashraf Fayad is an associate Professor and the lead of Perioperative Echocardiography/Ultrasound Program at the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine. Dr. Fayad is a cardiovascular anesthesiologist and a certified perioperative echocardiographer. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (FRCPC), a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC), and a Fellow of the American Society of Echocardiography (FASE). He has a Master’s degree in clinical research and his research is focused on Cardiovascular Anesthesia and perioperative echocardiograph. Dr. Fayad is the recipient of the Clinical Practitioner Award of the Canadian Society of Anesthesiologists in 2013 and continues to be an active member at the CAS Scientific Committee.


Sjaus A, Fayad A. The Use of Subcostal Echocardiographic Views to Guide the Insertion of a Right Ventricular Temporary Transvenous Pacemaker-Description of the Technique. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2019 Jan 16. pii: S1053-0770(19)30061-8. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2019.01.033. [Epub ahead of print]

Yang H, Dervin G, Madden S, Fayad A, Beaulé P, Gagné S, Crossan ML, Wheeler K, Afagh M, Zhang T, Taljaard M. Postoperative Home Monitoring After Joint Replacement: A Retrospective Outcome Study Comparing Cases With Matched Historical Controls. JMIR Perioperative Medicine. Vol 1, No 2 (2018): Jul-Dec.

Yang, H., Dervin, G., Madden, S., Beaulé, P. E., Gagné, S., Crossan, M. L., Fayad, A., Wheeler, K, Afagh, M., Zhang, T., Taljaard, M., Taljaard, M. (2018). Postoperative Home Monitoring After Joint Replacement: Feasibility Study. JMIR Perioperative Medicine, 1(2), e10168. https://doi.org/10.2196/10168