Imthiaz Ahamed Manoly

Dr. Imthiaz Ahamed Manoly Consultant Cardiac Surgery

Years of Experience : 20

Nationality : British

Languages Known : English, Hindi, Malayalam, Kannada, Arabic

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Dr. Imthiaz Manoly is an experienced Cardiothoracic Surgeon from the United Kingdom. He has worked at various premiere institutes in England including University College London Hospital, Manchester University Hospitals and University Hospital of Southampton. He obtained FRCS in Cardiac and Thoracic surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He further did Fellowship in Aortic and Heart Failure surgery at University of Manitoba in Canada. After gaining reasonable proficiency in complex Aortic surgery, he gained experience in the surgical management of heart and lung failure by working at premiere heart and lung transplant centres including KIMS Hospital in Hyderabad, Freeman Hospital and Royal Papworth Hospital in the United Kingdom. He is academically accomplished with a degree of PhM for his research work on gene therapy in the modification of vein graft failure from the University of Manchester. He has participated in and presented at various international cardiac and thoracic conferences. He has published in various peer reviewed journals (I Manoly publications) and is currently a reviewer for many reputed medical journals. He has actively mentored many students in the United Kingdom and Saudi Arabia and has been a faculty member for surgical skills courses internationally. He is currently trying to establish a Cardiovascular research unit in Abu Dhabi with international collaboration.

Research & Publications

  • Research on “Assessment of the efficacy of anti-fibrotic gene transfer as a means of suppressing neointima formation in venous-arterial interposition grafts” -University of Manchester. Publications: Manoly I, Uzzaman M, Karangelis D, Kuduvalli M, et al Neuroprotective strategies with circulatory arrest in open aortic surgery - A meta-analysis. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2022 Jan 11:2184923211069186. doi: 10.1177/02184923211069186. PMID: 35014877.
  • Mohsin Uzzaman, Imthiaz Manoly, John Billing, et al. SURGICAL TREATMENT OF ATRIAL FIBRILLATION IN ELDERLY PATIENTS UNDERGOING HIGH RISK CARDIAC SURGERY. Authorea. May 27, 2021. Submitted and undergoing revision. DOI: 10.22541/au.162214407.72009074/v1.
  • Manoly, I., El Tahan, M., Al Shuaibi, M. et al. TEVAR versus open repair of blunt traumatic descending aortic injury in polytraumatic patients involved in motor vehicle accidents. CardiothoracSurg 29, 4 (2021).
  • Manoly, I., &Fouly, M. (2021). Comparison of automated fastener (Cor-Knot) versus manually tied knots in patients undergoing minimally invasive mitral valve replacement. The Egyptian Cardiothoracic Surgeon, 3(3), 88 - 93. Retrieved from
  • Ravishankar, R, Turkistani, L, Elghoneimy, Y, Manoly, I. Aortic valve replacement in a patient with sickle cell disease—Are we justified to perform surgery in the TAVI era? ClinicalCaseRep. 2021; 00: 1– 4. PMID: 34471536.
  • Manoly I, Hasan R, Brazier A, Farooq V, Thompson T, Karunaratne D, Naylor H, Fraser D. Feasibility of hybrid off pump artery bypass grafting and transaortic transcatheter aortic valve implantation: A case series. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Jun 12. doi: 10.1002/ccd.26610. PMID:27404373.
  • Mahadevan VS, Manoly I, Hasan R. 2-Year Follow-Up of the First in Human Transapical Implantation of Transcatheter Inverted Aortic Valve to Treat Native Mitral Valve Stenosis. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2015 Dec 28;8(15):e247-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2015.07.037. PMID: 26738679.
  • Datta S, Manoly I, Karangelis D, Hasan R. Pseudoaneurysm of right internal mammary artery post vacuum assisted closure therapy - a rare complication and literature review. Ann Vasc Surg. 2015 Nov 17. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2015.08.010. PMID: 26597235.
  • Mustafa A, Farooq V, Manoly I, Hassan R, Fraser DG. Recurrent Balloon Rupture During Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) - Implication for Access Site Choice. Heart Lung Circ. 2015 May 28. doi: 10.1016/j.hlc.2015.04.177. PMID: 26597235.
  • Manoly I, Krishnan M, Hoschtitzky JA, Hasan R. Mechanical aortic valve-on-valve replacement in previous Bentall procedure: an alternate technique. Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Sep;98(3):e77-9.
  • Manoly I, Mahadevan VS, Hoschtitzky JA. Hybrid approach to closure of an acquired coronary-cameral fistula. Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Sep;98(3):e59-61.
  • Manoly I, McAnelly SL, Sriskandarajah S, McLaughlin KE. Prognosis of patients with carcinoid heart disease after valvular surgery. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2014 Aug;19(2):302-5. PMID: 24812331.
  • Manoly I, Whistance RN, Sreekumar R, Khawaja S, Horton JM, Khan AZ, Casali G, Thorpe JA, Amer K, Woo E. Early and mid-term outcomes of trans-sternal and video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for thymoma. - Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2014 Mar 9. PMID: 24616388.
  • Manoly I, Karangelis D, Viola N, Haw M. Repair of bland-white-garland syndrome via a modified technique.- Tex Heart Inst J. 2014 Feb;41(1):48-50. doi: 10.14503/THIJ-12-3112. PMID: 24512399.
  • Manoly I, Karangelis D, Peebles C, Tsang G. Dual origin of the left anterior descending artery: a rare coronary anomaly with longstanding variant angina.- J CardiothoracVascAnesth. 2013 Aug;27(4): e44-5. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2013.02.001. PMID: 23849531.
  • Manoly I , Woo EB, Peebles C, Khawaja S. Pulmonary infarction after repair of type baorticdissection.-AnnThorac Surg. 2012 ul;94(1):e13-5.doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.01.018. PMID: 22579906 Epub 2012 May 10.
  • Manoly I, Amer K, Sreekumar R, Khawaja S, Horton J. Surgical Management of Thymoma- AnnThorac Med. 2011 Jul-Sep; 6(3): 159–183.
  • Manoly I, Viola N, Fowler D, Roman K, Haw M. Intrapericardial teratoma in neonates: a surgical emergency. World J PediatrCongenit Heart Surg. 2011 Apr;2(2):321-3. doi: 10.1177/2150135110390718.PMID: 23804993.
  • Kumar S, Ahamed I, Rafiq MU, Renwick P, Cowen ME. Management options for Kommerell's diverticulum. Heart Lung Circ. 2008 Apr; 17(2):151-4. Epub 2007 Mar 2. PMID: 17337356.
  • Kumar S, Rafiq MU, Ahamed I, Ansari J, Cowen ME. Asymptomatic giant thoracic schwannoma. - Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 Sep;82(3): e26. PMID: 16928479.

Education & Training

  • FRCS (Cardio-Thoracic Surgery) - Royal College of Surgeons of England, UK
  • Certificate of completion of training in Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Fellowship in Aortic and Heart Failure Surgery - University of Manitoba, Canada
  • PhM in Cardiovascular Medicine - University of Manchester, UK
  • Certificate in Healthcare Leadership & Management – Cornell University, USA
  • MRCS (England and Glasgow)
  • MBBS (Bangalore University)


  • Adult Cardiac Surgery -CABG, Valve replacement surgery,Infective Endocarditis surgery and Surgery for Atrial Fibrillation
  • Aortic surgery - For elective and emergency cases including Aortic Dissection
  • General Thoracic surgery - For diagnostic and therapeutic purposes
  • ECMO for Respiratory failure and Heart Failure
  • Surgical management of Heart failure


  • General Medical Council, UK
  • Dubai Health Authority
  • Department of Health, Abu Dhabi
  • Saudi Commission for Health Specialties
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
  • Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons of Great Britain