Dr. Tibi received his Bachelors of Science from the University of Rochester in Neuroscieneces and his MD from The University of Pittsburgh. Board Certified in General and Cardiothoracic Surgery after completing both residencies at The University of Rochester.
He began practice in Phoenix AZ and became Managing Partner of Phoenix Cardiac Surgery (PCS) and Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Good Samaritan Medical Center in 1996 until 2007. In 2007, he was recruited to start the open-heart program at Yavapai Regional Medical Center in Prescott, AZ and is currently Chair of the Cardiovascular Department there.
Dr. Tibi has had a long interest in Patient Blood Management and has been developing PBM programs throughout hospitals in AZ. He lectures both nationally and internationally on PBM and is currently Past President of The Society for the Advancement of Blood Management.