Chief, Section of Colorectal Surgery
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
- Gastrointestinal, Minimally-invasive and Bariatric Surgery
Primary Office: 4577 JCP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Primary Office Phone: 319-384-7359
BA, Chemistry, Hope College, Holland, MI
MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine-Chicago
Residency, Department of surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Chief Resident, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Fellowship, Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Digestive Disease Institute , Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Licensure and Certifications
Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery, American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Medical License, State of Iowa
Board of Surgery, American Board of Surgery
Physician License, The University of the State of New York
Board Certified, American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Board Certified, General Surgery, American Board of Surgery
A matched case-control study of IBD-associated colorectal cancer: IBD portends worse outcome.
J Surg Oncol.
2013 October 16.
Long-term follow-up of patients with fulminant Clostridium difficile colitis.
J Gastrointest Surg.
2009 May. 13(5):956-9.
Risk factors for the development of fulminant Clostridium difficile colitis.
2008 May. 143(5):623-9.
Predictors of mortality after colectomy for fulminant Clostridium difficile colitis.
2008 February. 143(2):150-4; discussion 155.
Non-physician practitioners' overall enhancement to a surgical resident's experience.
J Surg Educ.
2008 January. 65(1):50-3.
Comparison of iatrogenic splenectomy during open and laparoscopic colon resection.
Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech.
2007 October. 17(5):385-7.
Eikenella corrodens causing necrotizing fasciitis after an elective inguinal hernia repair in an adult: a case report and literature review.
2007 September. 73(9):876-9.
Three-dimensional imaging improves surgical performance for both novice and experienced operators using the da Vinci Robot System.
Am J Surg.
2007 April. 193(4):519-22.
Internal hernias: clinical findings, management, and outcomes in 49 nonbariatric cases.
J Gastrointest Surg.
2007 March. 11(3):291-5.
Small-bowel perforation after colonoscopy.
2007 February. 65(2):352-3.
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