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Directory: Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery

Directory: Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery


DIVISION OF GENERAL AND GASTROINTESTINAL SURGERY

 

Jeffrey W. Hazey, M.D.

Associate Professor of Surgery; Chief, Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery
N-729 Doan Hall
410 West 10th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210-1228
(614) 293-3346

Active Clinical Trial: The CALIBER Study for Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD). Click here for more information, or please call 614-293-8549.

  • B.A.: Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1987
  • M.D.: Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, 1992
  • Specialty Training: Residency in general surgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland; nutrition and surgery research fellowship, Case Western Reserve University/Mount Sinai Medical Center; advanced laparoscopic and endoscopic surgery fellowship, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Appointment: 2003
  • Specialty Interests: Minimally invasive surgery; Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery (NOTES), advanced endoscopy; ERCP
  • Research Interests: Minimally invasive surgery, Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery (NOTES)

E. Christopher Ellison, M.D.

The Robert M. Zollinger Professor of Surgery; CEO, Faculty Group Practice; Associate Vice President for Health Sciences and Vice Dean of Clinical Affairs, Interim Dean, College of Medicine
700 Ackerman Road, Suite 600
Columbus, OH 43202
(614) 293-9722

  • B.S.: University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis., 1972
  • M.D.: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wis., 1976
  • Specialty Training: The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
  • Appointment: 1993
  • Specialty Interests: Surgery of the liver, biliary tree, and pancreas
  • Research Interests: Gastrinoma and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, pancreatic and hepatic cancer

Daniel Gallego-Perez, PhD

Assistant Professor of Surgery
501 Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute
473 West 12th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210-1252
 

  • B.S.: Biomedical engineering, Antioquia School of Engineering, Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia, 2003
  • Ph.D.: Biomedical engineering, The Ohio State University, 2011
  • Appointment: 2015
  • Research Interests: Nanotechnology, biologically based electronics, tissue engineering, cell therapy and implant surface engineering.

Savita Khanna, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
565 Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute
473 West 12th Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43210-1252
(614) 247-7840

  • B.S.: Meerut University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India, 1984
  • M.S.: Meerut University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India, 1986
  • M.Ph.: Meerut University, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India, 1988
  • Ph.D.: University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland, 2000
  • Specialty Training: Research fellowship in molecular and cell biology, Unversity of California, Berkeley
  • Appointment: 2009
  • Research Interests: Tissue injury and repair, neurodegeneration and stroke

Andrei V. Manilchuk, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
N-711 Doan Hall
410 West 10th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210-1228
(614) 293-5815

  • M.D.: Gorky State Medical Institute, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, 1984
  • Specialty Training: General surgery and surgical oncology, Nizhny Novgorod Medical Academy and Regional Cancer Center, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia; general surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
  • Appointment: 2003
  • Specialty Interests: General surgery, minimally invasive hernia repair, pancreatic cancer
  • Research Interests: Pancreatic cancer

Michael P. Meara, MD, MBA

Assistant Professor of Surgery
University Hospital East
1492 East Broad Street, Suite 1102
Columbus, OH 43205-1546
(614) 257-2262

VIDEO: Dr. Meara discusses minimally invasive surgery training at Ohio State

  • B.S.: Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, 2003
  • M.D.: University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Oklahoma City/Tulsa, OK, 2007
  • M.B.A.: East Carolina University College of Business, Greenville, NC, 2010
  • Specialty Training: General surgery residency, East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine at Vidant Medical Center, Greenville, NC, 2012; Advanced therapeutic endoscopy and gastrointestinal surgery fellowship, The Ohio State University, 2014
  • Appointment: 2014
  • Specialty and research interests: Advanced therapeutic endoscopy and minimally invasive surgery

Vimal K. Narula, M.D.

Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery
N-724 Doan Hall
410 West 10th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210-1228
(614) 293-0978

VIDEO: Dr. Vimal Narula - "Gallbladder - Natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES)"

  • B.S.: Marshall University, Huntington, W.Va., 1995
  • M.D.: Marshall University, Huntington, W.Va., 1999
  • Specialty Training: Residency in general surgery, Marshall University, Huntington, W.Va.
  • Apointment: 2009
  • Specialty Interests: Minimally invasive surgery, foregut and hepatobiliary surgery, advanced therapeutic endoscopy, ERCP, Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery (NOTES) and robotics
  • Research Interests: Minimally invasive surgery, Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery (NOTES), hernia

Bradley J. Needleman, M.D.

Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery; Director, Bariatric Surgery Program
N-724 Doan Hall
410 West 10th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210-1228
(614) 293-3504

VIDEO: Dr. Bradley Needleman - "Bariatic Surgery"

  • B.A.: Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., 1990
  • M.D.: Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, N.Y., 1994
  • Specialty Training: Residency in general surgery, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.; fellowship in minimally invasive surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
  • Appointment: 2000
  • Specialty Interests: Minimally invasive surgery, bariatric surgery, gastrointestinal and endocrine surgery, surgical education
  • Research Interests: Bariatric surgery, minimally invasive surgery

Sabrena F. Noria, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Clinical
N-724 Doan Hall
410 West 10th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210-1228
(614) 293-0978

VIDEO: Dr. Sabrena Noria discusses bariatric surgery

  • Hon.BSc: University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1994
  • MD: University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2005
  • PhD: University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2001
  • Specialty Training: General surgery residency, University of Toronto; Minimally invasive surgery fellowship, The Ohio State University
  • Appointment: 2013
  • Specialty Interests: Minimally invasive surgery, bariatric surgery, hernia repair, advanced endoscopy, endolumenal therapies
  • Research Interests: Bariatric/metabolic surgery, hernia repair, endoscopic techniques

Kyle A. Perry, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
N-721 Doan Hall
410 West 10th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210-1228
(614) 293-4499

Active Clinical Trial: The CALIBER Study for Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD). Click here for more information, or please call 614-293-8549.

  • B.A.: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich., 1998
  • M.D.: Temple University, Philadelphia, Pa., 2002
  • Specialty Training: Residency in general surgery, Rush University Medical Center and Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Ill.; fellowship in minimally invasive surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Ore.
  • Appointment: 2009
  • Specialty Interests: Esophageal and gastrointestinal cancer; minimally invasive gastrointestinal surgery, GERD, hernia repair
  • Research Interests: Esophageal and gastrointestinal cancer

David B. Renton, M.D.

Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery
University Hospital East
1492 East Broad Street, Suite 1102
Columbus, OH 43205-1546
(614) 257-2264

  • B.S.: Tulane University, New Orleans, La., 1994
  • M.D.: Louisiana State University, New Orleans, La., 2001
  • M.P.H.: Tulane University, New Orleans, La., 1997
  • Specialty Training: Residency in general surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Ala.; fellowship in minimally invasive surgery, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio
  • Appointment: 2009
  • Specialty Interests: Minimally invasive surgery, laparoscopic surgery, foregut surgery, single incision laparoscopic surgery, hernia repair
  • Research Interests: Single incision laparoscopic surgery

Sashwati Roy, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Surgery
511 Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute
473 West 12th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210-1252
(614) 247-7657

  • B.S.: Meerut University, Meerut, India, 1984
  • M.S.: Meerut University, Meerut, India, 1986
  • Ph.D.: University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland, 1994
  • Appointment: 2000
  • Research Interests: Antioxidant and redox biology focusing on signal transduction and gene expression

Richard E. Schlanger, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery; Clinical Director, Center for Advanced Wound Management and Chief, Surgical Services, University Hospital East
University Hospital East, suite 1102
1492 East Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43205-1500
(614) 257-2063

  • M.D.: Faculté de Medicine, Toulouse, France, 1980
  • Ph.D.: Faculté de Medicine, Toulouse, France, 1982
  • Specialty Training: The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
  • Appointment: 2000
  • Specialty Interests: General surgery, thoracic and endocrine surgery, breast and cancer surgery
  • Research Interests: Hyperbaric medicine; wound healing

Jennifer S. Schwartz, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
University Hospital East, suite 1102
1492 East Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43205-1500
(614) 257-2262

  • M.D.: State University of New York Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, NY
  • Specialty Training: Residency in general surgery, advanced minimally invasive and bariatric surgery fellowship, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
  • Appointment: 2015
  • Specialty Interests: Bariatric surgery, hernia surgery
  • Research Interests: Outcomes based research for bariatric and hernia surgery

Chandan K. Sen, Ph.D.

Professor of Surgery; Vice Chairman for Research, Department of Surgery; Deputy Director, Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute; Director, DNA Microarray and Genetics Facility, Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute; Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry
513 Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute
473 West 12th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210-1252
(614) 247-7658

  • B.S.: Calcutta University, Calcutta, India, 1987
  • M.S.: Calcutta University, Calcutta, India, 1990
  • Ph.D.: University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland, 1994
  • Appointment: 2000
  • Research Interests: Wound healing, redox control of biological events, role of oxygen- and nitrogen-derived species in signal transduction and gene expression

Benjamin R. Sigmond, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery-Clinical
OSU Hospitals East
1492 East Broad Street
Suite 1102
Columbus OH 43205
(614) 257-2063

  • B.A.: Boston University, Boston, Ma.
  • M.D.: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Ma.
  • Specialty Training: General surgery internship and residency, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa.; Fellowship, endocrine surgery, Texas A&M Health Sciences Center, Scott & White Clinic, Temple, Tx.
  • Military service: United States Army; 2007, Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany; 2010, DeWitt Army Hospital, Ft. Belvoir, Va.; July 2011, Honorable Discharge
  • Appointment: 2012
  • Clinical/Research interests: Thyroid, parathyroid, and minimally invasive adrenal surgery, wound care and hyperbaric medicine, abdominal wall reconstruction, limb salvage.