Surgery

Peter Nau, MD, MS

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Clinical Assistant Professor-Bariatric, Gastrointestinal, and Minimally-Invasive Surgeon
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery  - Gastrointestinal, Minimally-invasive and Bariatric Surgery

Contact Information

Primary Office: 4626 JCP
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-7675

Email: peter-nau@uiowa.edu

Education

BA, St. Olaf College
MD, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
MS, Ohio State University

Residency, General Surgery, Ohio State University Medical Center
Fellowship, Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital

Licensure and Certifications

Iowa Medical License, Iowa Board of Medicine
Board Certified, General Surgery, American Board of Surgery

All Publications

Nau P.  Book review of Fundoplication Surgery: A Clinical Guide to Optimizing Results.  by Aye, http://www.doody.com.  2016. 

Nau P.  Book review of Bariatric Surgery (Video Atlas of Laparoscopic Surgery) .  by Pullat, http://www.doody.com.  2016. Volume 1.

Nau P.  Book review of Minimally Invasive Surgery: Laparoscopy, Therapeutic Endoscopy and Notes.  by Jones, http://www.doody.com.  2016. 

Nau P.  Book review of Sabiston Textbook of Surgery: The Biological Basis of Modern Surgical Practice.  by Townsend, http://www.doody.com.  2016. 

Nau P.  Book review of Textbook of Surgical Gastroenterology- 2 Volume Set.  by Mishra, http://www.doody.com.  2016. 

Nau P.  Book review of The SAGES Manual Operating Through the Endoscope.  by Kroh, http://www.doody.com.  2016. 

Joglekar S, Nau P, Mezhir J.  The impact of sarcopenia on survival and complications in surgical oncology: A review of the current literature..  Journal of surgical oncology.  2015 October 1. 112(5):503-9.
[PubMed]

Sheu E, Nau P, Nath B, Kuo B, Rattner D.  A comparative trial of laparoscopic magnetic sphincter augmentation and Nissen fundoplication..  Surgical endoscopy.  2015 March 1. 29(3):505-9.
[PubMed]

Nau P, Molina G, Shima A, Hani A, Meireles O.  Roux-en-Y gastric bypass is associated with an increased exposure to ionizing radiation..  Surgery for obesity and related diseases : official journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery.  2015 March 1. 11(2):308-12.
[PubMed]

Saurabh S, Smith J, Pedersen M, Jose P, Nau P, Samuel I.  Scheduled intravenous acetaminophen reduces postoperative narcotic analgesic demand and requirement after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass..  Surgery for obesity and related diseases : official journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery.  2015 March 1. 11(2):424-30.
[PubMed]

Place T, Nau P, Mezhir J.  Minimally invasive pancreatectomy for cancer: a critical review of the current literature..  Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract.  2015 February 1. 19(2):375-86.
[PubMed]

Nau P.  Book review of Atlas of Esophageal Surgery.  by Fisichella, Patti, http://www.doody.com.  2015. 

Nau P.  Book review of Operative Techniques in Foregut Surgery.  by Hawn, http://www.doody.com.  2015. 

Nau P, Rattner D.  Laparoscopic Heller myotomy as the gold standard for treatment of achalasia..  Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract.  2014 December 1. 18(12):2201-7.
[PubMed]

Nau P.  Book review of ACS Surgery- 2 Volume Set.  by Ashley, http://www.doody.com.  2014. 

Nau P.  Book review of Differential Diagnosis in Surgery.  by Sakr, http://www.doody.com.  2014. 

Nau P.  Book review of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: An Evidence Based Guide.  by Agresta, http://www.doody.com.  2014. 

Nau P.  Book review of Mastery of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery.  by Swanstorm, http://www.doody.com.  2014. 

Nau P.  Book review of Reoperative Abdominal Surgery.  by Mizrahi, http://www.doody.com.  2014. 

Nau P.  Book review of Treatment of Postoperative Complications after Digestive Surgery.  by Kim, http://www.doody.com.  2014. 

Nau P, Muscarella P.  Laparoscopic bypass for pancreatic cancer.  Elsevier.  2013 December 4. 

He W, Berardi E, Cardillo V, Acharyya S, Aulino P, Thomas-Ahner J, Wang J, Bloomston M, Muscarella P, Nau P, Shah N, Butchbach M, Ladner K, Adamo S, Rudnicki M, Keller C, Coletti D, Montanaro F, Guttridge D.  NF-κB-mediated Pax7 dysregulation in the muscle microenvironment promotes cancer cachexia..  The Journal of clinical investigation.  2013 November 1. 123(11):4821-35.
[PubMed]

Nau P, Rattner D, Meireles O.  Linitis plastica presenting two years after elective Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for treatment of morbid obesity: a case report and review of the literature. .  Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases;  2013.  Available from: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1550728913001925

Nau P.  Book review of Atlas of Single Incision Laparoscopic Operations in General Surgery.  by Wu, http://www.doody.com.  2013. 

Nau P.  Book review of Textbook of Practical Laparoscopic Surgery.  by Mishra, http://www.doody.com.  2013. 

Nau P.  Book review of Therapeutics of Digestive Endoscopic Tunnel Technique.  by Linghu, http://www.doody.com.  2013. 

Nau P, Hazey J.  Infection Control in NOTES.  Wiley-Blackwell.  2012 July 23. 

Nau P, Liu J, Ellison E, Hazey J, Henn M, Muscarella P, Narula V, Melvin W.  Novel reconstruction of the extrahepatic biliary tree with a biosynthetic absorbable graft. .  HPB (Oxford). .  2011 August 27. 13(8):573-578.
[PubMed]

Memark  V, Anderson  J, Nau P, Shah N, Needleman B, Mikami D, Melvin W, Hazey J.  Transgastric endoscopic peritoneoscopy does not lead to increased risk of infectious complications.  Surgical Endoscopy.  2011 July. 25(7):2186-2191.
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Nau P, Ellison E, Muscarella P, Mikami D, Narula V, Needleman B, Melvin W, Hazey J.  A review of 130 humans enrolled in transgastric NOTES protocols at a single institution.  Surgical Endoscopy.  2011 April. 25(4):1004-1011.
[PubMed]

 .  Infection Control in NOTES.  Wiley-Blackwell.  2011. 

Nau P, Narula  V, Needleman B.  Successful management of chyloperitoneum after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in two patients..  Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases.  2011. 7(1):122-123.
[PubMed]

Nau P, Anderson J, Happel  L, Yuh  B, Narula V, Needleman B, Ellison E, Melvin W, Hazey J.  Safe alternative transgastric peritoneal access in humans: NOTES. .  Surgery.  2011 January. 149(1):147-152.
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Nau P, Go M.  December Interactive Case Study of the Month: A 65-year-old woman with persistent crampy abdominal pain. .  Society for Vascular Medicine.  2010 December. 

Nau P, Demyttenaere S, Narula V, Muscarella P, Hazey J, Ellison E, Melvin W.  Pheochromocytoma does not increase risk in laparoscopic adrenalectomy.  Surgical Endoscopy.  2010 November. 24(11):2760-2764.
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Nau P, Liu  J, Dilhoff  M, Forster  M, Hazey J, Melvin W.  Two cases of small cell carcinoma of the gallbladder..  Case Report Med ;  2010.  Available from: http://www.hindawi.com/crim/medicine/2010/453624/

Nau P, Yuh B, Muscarella P, Ellison E, Anderson J, Happel L, Melvin W, Hazey J.  Diagnostic Transgastric Endoscopic Peritoneoscopy: Extension of Initial Human Trial for Staging of Pancreatic Head Masses.  Surgical Endoscopy.  2010 June. 24(6):1440-1446.
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Nau P, Anderson J, Needleman B, Ellison  , Melvin W, Hazey J.  Endoscopic peritoneal access and insufflation: natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery.  Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.  2010 March. 71(3):485-489.
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Nau P, Melvin W, Narula V, Bloomston P, Ellison E, Muscarella P.  Laparoscopic Distal Pancreatectomy with Splenic Conservation: An Operation without Increased Morbidity.  Gastroenterology Research and Practice;  2009.  Available from: http://www.hindawi.com/journals/grp/2009/846340/

Demyttenaere  S, Nau P, Henn M, Beck C, Zaruby J, Primavera M, Kirsch D, Miller J, Liu J, Bellizzi A, Melvin W.  Barbed suture for gastrointestinal closure: a randomized control trial..  Surgical Innovation.  2009 September. 16(3):237-242.
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Nau P, Yuh B, Muscarella Jr. P, Ellison E, Anderson J, Happel L, Melvin W, Hazey J.  Diagnostic Transgastric Endoscopic Peritoneoscopy: Extension of Initial Human Trail for Staging of Pancreatic Head Masses.  Surgical Endoscopy.  2009. 23:S146-S341.

Winkleman B, Nau P, Needleman B, Mikami D.  EndoFlip: A Novel Device for Precise Measurement of Gastric Pouch Volume and Wall Compliance..  Surgical Endoscopy.  2009. 23.

Winkleman B, Nau P, Needleman B, Mikami D.  EndoFlip: A Novel Device for Precise Measurement of Gastric Pouch Volume and Wall Compliance.  Surgical Endoscopy.  2009. 23:S204-S341.

Demyttenaere S, Nau P, Roland J, Bittenbender P, Muscarella P, Melvin W, Ellison E.  From Start to Finish: 117 Consecutive Laparoscopic Adrenalectomies..  Surgical Endoscopy.  2009. 23.

Demyttenaere S, Nau P, Roland J, Bittenbender P, Muscarella P, Melvin W, Ellison E.  From Start to Finish: 117 Consecutive Laparoscopic Adrenalectomies.  Surgical Endoscopy.  2009. 23:S204-S341.

Anderson J, Needleman B, Mikami D, Narula V, Nau P, Dettorre R, Demyttenaere S, Winkleman B, Melvin W, Hazey J.  Transgastric Endoscopic Peritoneoscopy Does Not Lead to Increased Risk of Infectious Complications.  Surgical Endoscopy.  2009. 23:S204-S341.

Anderson J, Needleman B, Mikami D, Narula V, Nau P, Dettorre R, Demyttenaere S, Winkleman B, Melvin W, Hazey J.  Transgastric Endoscopic Peritoneoscopy Does Not Lead to Increased Risk of Infectious Complications..  Surg Endosc .  2009. 23.

Nau P, Yuh B, Anderson J, Happel L, Ellison E, Melvin W, Hazey J.  Transgastric Endoscopic Peritoneoscopy for Evaluation of the Abdominal Wall, Adhesiolysis and Direction of Trocar Placement in the Morbidly Obese.  Surgical Endoscopy.  2009. 23:S204-S341.

Nau P, Yuh B, Anderson J, Happel L, Ellison E, Melvin W, Hazey J.  Transgastric Endoscopic Peritoneoscopy for Evaluation of the Abdominal Wall, Adhesiolysis and Direction of Trocar Placement in the Morbidly Obese. .  Surgical Endoscopy.  2009. 23.

Ralphe J, Nau P, Mascio C, Van Natta T, Segar J, Scholz T.  Myocardial glucose transporters in the chronically anemic fetal heart. .  Pediatric Research.  2005 October. 58(4):713-718.
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Mascio C, Van Natta T, Ralphe J, Nau P, Segar J, Scholz T.  Regulation of myocardial expression of vasculogenic factors and glycolytic enzymes in the anemic ovine fetus. .  2005 October. 53(4):713-718.

Ralphe J, Nau P, Segar J, Scholz T.  Regulation of myocardial glucose transporters in the chronically anemic fetal heart.  Pediatric Research.  2005 October. 58(4):713-718.
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Ralphe J, Nau P, Mascio C, Van Natta T, Segar J, Scholz T.  Myocardial glucose transporters, GLUT1 and GLUT4, in the chronically anemic fetal heart..  2003. 53(4):344A.

Mascio C, Van Natta T, Ralphe J, Nau P, Segar J, Scholz T.  Regulation of myocardial expression of vasculogenic factors and glycolytic enzymes in the anemic ovine fetus..  Pediatric Research.  2003. 53(4):344A.

Nau P, Van Natta T, Ralphe  , TenEye C, Bedell K, Calderone C, Segar J, Scholz T.  Metabolic adaptation of the fetal and post-natal ovine heart: Regulatory role of hypoxia-inducible factor-1 and nuclear respiratory factor-1.  Pediatric Research.  2002 March. 
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Nau P, Rattner D.  Gastroesophageal Reflux. 

Mezhir J, Nau P, Lizarraga I, Weigel R.  History of Modern Surgical Oncology. 

Nau P, Muscarella P.  Laparoscopic bypass for pancreatic cancer.  Elsevier. 

Nau P, Sylla P.  Surgical Innovation: From Laparoscopy to NOTES.  Gastrointestinal Intervention. 

Date Last Modified: 09/13/2016 - 14:01:40