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Mohamed Taha, MBBS

Associate of Internal Medicine - General Internal Medicine

Contact Information

Primary Office
SE 634 GH
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242


MBBS, University of Khartoum
MSc, Preventative Cardiovascular Medicine, University of South Wales, Cardiff Campus
Senior House Officer, Department of Internal Medicine, Madani Teaching Hospital
Resident, University of Nevada School of Medicine

Licensure and Certifications

Federal DEA License - Drug Enforcement Administration
Iowa Controlled Substances License - Iowa Board of Pharmacy
Iowa Medical License - Iowa Board of Medicine - Department of Public Health
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - American Heart Association
Basic Life Support (BLS) - American Heart Association


Doshi, R., Taha, M., Pisipati, S., Patel, K., Al-Khafaji, J., Desai, R., Shah, J. & Gullapalli, N. (2019). Impact of chronic kidney disease on in-hospital outcomes following left ventricular assist device placement: A national perspective. Heart & Lung. PMID: 31153604.

Taha, M. E., Eljack, A., Ibrahim, H. & Roongsritong, C. (2019). An Unusual Case of Left Atrial Mural Thrombus following Aortic Valve Replacement. (Vols. 2019). pp. 5254164. Case Reports in Cardiology. PMID: 31093378.

Doshi, R., Al-Khafaji, J. F., Dave, M., Taha, M., Patel, K., Goyal, H. & Gullapalli, N. (2019). Comparison of Baseline Characteristics and In-hospital Outcomes in Medicaid Versus Private Insurance Hospitalizations for Atrial Fibrillation. The American Journal of Cardiology, 123(5), 776-781. PMID: 30558759.

Taha, M. E., Pisipati, S., Aung, S., Latt, H., Thomas, J., Namballa, L., Al-Hasnawi, H. J., Taylor, M. K., Gullapalli, N. & Roongsritong, C. (2019). Performance of a new risk score (SVEAT index) to identify low risk patients presenting to emergency department with acute chest pain. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 73(9). DOI: 10.1016/S0735-1097(19)30693-X.

Taha, M. E., Abdalla, A., Al-Khafaji, J. & Malik, S. (2019). Mesalamine-Induced Myopericarditis: A Case Report and Literature Review. (Vols. 10). (1), pp. 59-62. Cardiology research. PMID: 30834061.

Al-Khafaji, J. F., Sharma, M., Nayeemuddin, K., Al-Qaysi, I. A., Al-Mashhadani, A. A., Taha, M. E. & Abdalla, A. O. (2018). 'Acute leukemia in congenital methehemoglobinemia - an enigma to explore'. (Vols. 9). (1), pp. 55-58. Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives. PMID: 30788079.

Abdalla, A. O., Al-Khafaji, J., Taha, M. & Malik, S. (2018). A Fatal Case of Non-Uremic Calciphylaxis: A Case Report and Literature Review. (Vols. 19). pp. 804-807. The American Journal of Case Reports. PMID: 29983410.

Ulanja, M. B., Taha, M. E., Al-Mashhadani, A. A., Al-Tekreeti, M. M., Elliot, C. & Ambika, S. (2018). Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Female Breast Masquerading as Invasive Primary Breast Carcinoma: An Uncommon Presentation Site. (Vols. 2018). pp. 5302185. Case Reports in Oncological Medicine. PMID: 30057838.

Al-Khafaji, J. F., Taha, M., Abdalla, A. O. & Rowan, C. (2018). Recurrent Unilateral Transudative Pleural Effusion Due to Low Flow, Low Gradient Severe Aortic Stenosis. (Vols. 19). pp. 739-743. The American Journal of Case Reports. PMID: 29934493.

Ulanja, M. B., Taha, M., Al-Mashhadani, A., Beutler, B. D., Al-Tekreeti, M., Elliot, C. & Ambika, S. (2018). Gastrointestinal Bleed from Erosive Gastritis and Duodenitis: A Sentinel Event of Invasive Lobular Carcinoma of the Breast and a Diagnostic Dilemma. (Vols. 10). (6), pp. e2757. Cureus. PMID: 30094114.

Taha, M. E., Al-Khafaji, J., Abdalla, A. O. & Wilson, C. R. (2018). Coronary Artery-Left Ventricular Fistula and Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy - An Association or an Incidental Finding? A Case Report. (Vols. 19). pp. 614-618. The American Journal of Case Reports. PMID: 29807977.

Taha, M., Latt, H., Al-Khafaji, J., Ali, M. & Seher, R. (2018). A case of spontaneous coronary artery dissection presenting with acute anterior wall myocardial infarction in a young adult male - an increasingly recognized rare disease. (Vols. 8). (2), pp. 60-63. Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives. PMID: 29686789.

Abdalla, A. O., Al-Khafaji, J., Akella, P. M. & Taha, M. (2018). A fatal case of diffuse alveolar hemorrhage as the initial presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus: A case report and literature review. (Vols. 24). pp. 55-57. Respiratory Medicine Case Reports. PMID: 29977760.

Gamil, S. S., Adam, M. E. & Bakheit, K. H. (2014). Plasma levels of C-reactive protein a cardiovascular risk factor indicator in overweight and obese Sudanese adults, Journal of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Obesity. Journal of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Obesity, 3(1), 1063.