Michael J. Stamos

The John E. Connolly Chair, Surgery
School of Medicine

Professor of Surgery
School of Medicine

M.D., Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 1985

Phone: (714) 456-6262
Fax: (714) 456-6377
Email: mstamos@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
333 City Blvd West, Suite 700
Mail Code: 5375
Orange, CA 92868

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Academic
Distinctions
Alumni Scholarship
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH
1977 – 1982

Pre Professional Scholar in Medicine
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH
1977- 1985

Faculty Teacher of the Year, Department of Surgery
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
1993

Residents Clinical Teaching Award, Department of Surgery
UCLA School of Medicine
1995

Faculty Teacher of the Year, Department of Surgery
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
1996

Best Doctors in America® Colon & Rectal Surgery
1998 - 2014

America’s Top Doctors- Colon & Rectal Surgery
(Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.)
2000 – 2014

America’s Top Doctors for Cancer
(Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.)
2004 – 2014

“Physicians of Excellence”
Orange County Medical Association
2005 - 2014

Southern California Super Doctors
(Key Professional Media, Inc.)
2008 - 2014

NorthwestSociety of Colon & Rectal Surgeons
Distinguished Guest Speaker, Orcas Island, WA
2008

Ira Kodner Visiting Professor, Spokane, WA
2009

Milton J. Stockman MD Lecturer
Piedmont Society, Ponte Vedra, FL
2009

Santhat Nivatvongs Visiting Professor,
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
2010

NCI Clinician Award, Chao Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA
2011, 2013

Nominee, 1st Thomas Cesario Clinician of the Year Award for
Outstanding Patient Care Based on Knowledge, Skill and Compassion
2011

Patients Choice Award (American Registry)
2012

Honorary Corresponding Member Peruvian Society of Endoscopic Surgery
2012

Visiting Professor, Stanford University, Palo Alto CA
2013
   
Appointments The John E. Connolly Chair in Surgery
Department of Surgery
University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
Orange, California, February 2010 – Present

PREVIOUS APPOINTMENTS

Chief,
Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery
University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
Orange, California, January, 2005 – January, 2010

Interim Chairman
Department of Surgery
University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
Orange, California, January, 2005 – June 2006

Chief, Colon & Rectal Surgery
Long Beach VA Medical Center
Long Beach, CA, 2002 – 2006

Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery
University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine
Los Angeles, California, 1997 – 2002

Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery
University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine
Los Angeles, California, 1991 – 1997

Chairman, Board of Directors
Faculty Practice Plan
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Torrance, California, 1999-2001

Chief, Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Harbor UCLA Medical Center
Torrance, California, 1992 - 2002

Associate Residency Program Director, General Surgery
Harbor UCLA Medical Center
Torrance, California, 1992 – 2002

Medical Director, Ambulatory Surgery
Harbor UCLA Medical Center
Torrance, California, 1992 - 2002

Chief, Colon and Rectal Surgery
VA Medical Center, West Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California, 1993 - 2002
   
Publications JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

1. Mueller MP, Stamos MJ, Cavaye DM, Kopchok GE, Laas TE, White RA: Three- Dimensional Transrectal Ultrasound: Preliminary Patient Evaluation. J Laparoendosc Surg. 1992 Oct;2(5):223-7 PMID: 1421540

2. Stamos MJ, Cavaye DM, Glantz GJ, Zimmerman A: Laser Cytoreduction as Part of Multimodality Therapy for Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Anus: A Case Report.J Clinical Laser Medicine and Surgery 1992; 10(5):363-365

3. Vargas H, Tolmos J, Davis I, Klein SR, Stamos MJ: Laparoscopic Appendectomy in the 1990's. Int Surg 1994; 79:242-246 PMID: 7883505

4. Vargas H, Averbook A, Stamos MJ: Appendiceal Mass: Conservative Therapy Followed by Interval Laparoscopic Appendectomy. Am Surg 1994; 60(10):753-758 PMID: 7944037

5. Arnell TD, Stamos MJ: Alternatives in Therapy for Low Rectal Cancer. Journal WOCN 1996; 23(3):150-155 PMID: 8845904

6. Hurst R, Wilmoth G, Stamos MJ: Rectal Carcinoma - Are We Making a Difference? Am Surg 1996; 62 (10):806-810 PMID: 8813160

7. Stuntz M, Wilmoth G, Ong J, Stabile BE, Stamos MJ: Use of Intraperitoneal 5-Fluorouracil and Chlorhexidine for Prevention of Recurrence of Perforated Colorectal Carcinoma in a Rat Model. Dis Colon & Rectum 1997; 40:1085-1088 PMID: 9293940

8. Arnell T, Stamos MJ: Sphincterotomy for Anal Fissure. Seminars in Colon & Rectal Surg 1997; 8(1):24-28

9. Swenson K, Klein S, Stamos MJ: The Role of Barium Enema in Colostomy Closure in Trauma Patients. Am Surg 1997; 63(10):893-895 PMID: 9322667]

10. Tolmos J, Vargas H, Lim S, Stamos M: A Forty-Year Experience with Anal Carcinoma: Changing Trends and Impact of Multimodality Therapy. Am Surg 199763(10):918-922 PMID: 9322673

11. Egger B, Tolmos J, Procaccino F, Sarosi I, Friess H, Buchler M, Stamos M, Eysselein V: Keratinocyte Growth Factor Promotes Healing of Left Sided Colon Anastomoses. Am J Surgery 1998; 176:18-24 PMID: 9683126

12. Stamos MJ: (What’s New in) Colon and Rectal Surgery. J Am Coll Surg 1998; 186(2):134-140 PMID: 9482615

13. Stamos MJ, Vargas HI: Laparoscopic Colon Surgery (Epitome). West J Med West J Med 1998 Jan; 168 (1):41-42 PMID: 9448494

14. Arnell TA, Stamos MJ, Takahashi P, Ojha S, Sze G, Eysselein V: Colonic Stents in Colorectal Obstruction. Am Surg 1998; 64:986-988 PMID: 9764708

15. Yamini D, Vargas H, Bongard F, Klein, S, Stamos MJ: Perforated Appendicitis: Is It Truly a Surgical Urgency? Am Surg 1998; 64:970-975 PMID: 9764704

16. Hicks TC, Stamos MJ: Practical Approaches to Common Anorectal Problems. Patient Care 1998; 32(14):24-51

17. Oliak D, Sinow R, French S, Udani V, Stamos M: Computed Tomography Scanning for the Diagnosis of Perforated Appendicitis. Am Surg 1999; 65:959-964 PMID: 10515543

18. Stamos MS, Hicks T: Nonoperative Management of Colonic Volvulus. Seminars in Colon & Rectal Surgery 1999; 10(3):145-148

19. Hicks TC, Stamos MJ: Practical Approaches to Common Anorectal Problems. Internal Medicine 1999; 20:34-37

20. Oliak D, Yamini D, Udani V, Lewis R, Vargas H, Arnell T, Stamos MJ: Can Perforated Appendicitis be Diagnosed Preoperatively Based on Admission Factors? J Gastrointest Surg 2000; 4:470-474 PMID: 11077321

21. Faynsod M, Vargas H, Tolmos J, Udani V, Dave S, Arnell T, Stabile B, Stamos MJ: Patterns of Recurrence in Anal Canal Carcinoma. Arch Surg 2000; 135:1090-1095 PMID: 10982516

22. Oliak D, Yamini D, Udani V, Lewis RJ, Vargas H, Arnell T, Stamos M: Nonoperative Management of Perforated Appendicitis without Periappendiceal Mass. Am J Surg 2000; 179:177-181 PMID: 10827313

23. Stabile BE, Stamos MJ: Surgical Management of Gastrointestinal Bleeding. Cappell MS, Ed. W.B. Saunders Company. Gastroenterol Clin North Am 2000; 29:189-222

24. Faynsod M, Stamos MJ, Arnell T, Borden C, Udani S, Vargas H: A Case-Control Study of Laparoscopic Versus Open Sigmoid Colectomy for Diverticulitis. Am Surg 2000; 66:841-843 PMID: 10993612

25. Stamos MJ: Invited Commentary. Resection of Local Recurrence of Rectal Cancer: Results. World J Surg 2000; 24:486-490 PMID: 10706924

26. Oliak D, Yamini D, Udani VM, Lewis RJ, Arnell T, Vargas H, Stamos MJ: Initial Nonoperative Management for Periappendiceal Abscess. Dis Colon Rectum 2001; 44(7): 936-41 PMID: 11496072

27. Arnell T, Stamos MJ: Small Bowel Obstruction.Clin Colon Rectal Surg 2001; 14:69-79

28. Stamos MJ: Colonic Volvulus. Sem Colon & Rectal Surg 2001; 12:158-161

29. Ko C, Stamos M, Zimmerman A, Yang H: Adjuvant Therapy for Rectal Cancer. Clin Colon Rectal Surg 2002; 15 (1):55-62

30. Bailey HR, Beck DE, Billingham RP, Binderow SR, Gottesman L, Hull TL, Larach SW, Margolin DA, Milsom JW, Potenti FM, Rafferty JF, Riff DS, Sands LR, Senagore A, Stamos MJ, Yee LF, Young-Fadok TM, Gibbons RD: Fissure Study Group: A study to determine the nitroglycerin ointment dose and dosing interval that best promote the healing of chronic anal fissures. Dis Colon Rectum 2002; 45(9):1192-9 PMID: 12352236

31. Dixon M, Haukoos JS, Udani SM, Naghi JJ, Arnell T, Kumar RR, Stamos M: Carcinoembryonic Antigen and Albumin Predict Survival in Patients With Advanced Colon and Rectal Cancer. Arch Surg 2003; 138:962-966 PMID: 12963652

32. Dixon MR, Haukoos JS, Park IU, Oliak D, Kumar RR, Arnell TD, Stamos MJ: An assessment of the severity of recurrent appendicitis. Am J Surg 2003; 86: 718-722 PMID: 14672785

33. Gukovsky-Reicher S, Lin RM, Sial S, Garrett B, Wu D, Lee T, Lee H, Arnell T, Stamos MJ, Eysselein VE: Self-expandable metal stents in palliation of malignant gastrointestinal obstruction: review of the current literature data and 5-year experience at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. MedGenMed. 2003 Jan 10;5(1):16 PMID: 12827077

34. Hicks TC, Stamos MJ: The Role of Perioperative Antibiotics in Colorectal Surgery. Clin Colon Rectal Surg 2003; 16 (2) 101-108

35. Stamos MJ, Hicks TC: Pain Management in Anorectal Surgery. Seminars Colon Rectal Surg 2003; 14 (2) 119-126

36. Dixon MR, Stamos MJ, Grant SR, Kumar RR, Ko CY, Russell WA, Arnell TD: Stapled Hemorrhoidectomy: A Review of Our Early Experience. Am Surg 2003; 69 (10): 862-865 PMID: 14570364

37. Beck DE, Cohn Z, Fleshman JW, Kaufman HS, Van Goor H, Wolff BG, for the Adhesion Study Group (Stamos M): A Prospective, Randomized, Multicenter, Controlled Study of the Safety of Seprafilm. Adhesion Barrier in Abdominopelvic Surgery of the Intestine. Dis Colon Rectum 2004; 46 (10): 1310-1319 PMID: 14530667

38. Podnos YD, Stamos MJ: Endoscopic Management of Anorectal Stenosis and Strictures. Techniques Gastro Endoscopy 6 (1): 29-31, 2004

39. Stamos MJ: Invited Critique. Racial Disparities in Rectal Cancer Treatment: A Population Based Analysis. Arch Surg 2004; 139 (2) 156

40. Amersi F, Stamos MJ, Ko C: Palliative Care for Colorectal Cancer. Surg Onc Clin
N Am 2004; 13 (3): 467-77

41. Payawal JH, Cohen AJ, Stamos MJ: Superior mesenteric artery syndrome involving the duodenum and jejunum. Emerg Radiol 2004; 10: 273-275 PMID: 15290477

42. Dixon M, Root J, Grant S, Stamos MJ: Endorectal Flap Advancement Repair is an Effective Treatment for Selected Patients with Anorectal Fistulas. Am Surg
2004; 70(10):932-5 PMID: 15529855

43. Macias LH, Haukoos JS, Dixon MR, Sorial E, Arnell TD, Stamos MJ, Kumar RR: Diverticulitis - Truly Minimally Invasive Management. Am Surg. 2004; 70(10):925-7 PMID: Am Surg. 2004; 70(10):925-7

44. Dixon MR, Stamos MJ: Strategies for Palliative Care in Advanced Colorectal Cancer. Dig Surg 2004; 21:344-351 PMID: 15467377

45. Zetrenne E, Wirth GA, Evans GR, Gelman J, Phipps GJ, Stamos MJ, Kobayashi MR: Reconstruction of Traumatic Transposition of the Penis and Scrotum and Associated Complex Open Abdominoperineal Pelvic Deformity with Free Innervated Tensor Fascia Latae Osteomyocutaneous Flap. Ann Plast Surg 2005; 54 (6):657-61 PMID: 15900155

46. Kong AP, Stamos MJ: Anorectal Complaints: Office Diagnosis and Treatment. Consultant 2005; 45:731-739

47. Murrell, Z, Dixon M, Vargas H, Arnell T, Kumar R, Stamos MJ: Contemporary Indications and Early Outcomes of Abdominoperineal Resection. Am Surg 2005; 71(10): 837-840 PMID: :16468531

48. Essner R, Beauchamp R, Lucci A, Stamos MJ: PET Scanning in Malignant Disease. Contemp Surg 2005; 61(10):499-506

49. Fazio VW, Cohen Z, Fleshman JW, van Goor H, Bauer JJ, Wolff BG, Corman M, Beart RW Jr, Wexner SD, Becker JM, Monson JR, Kaufman HS, Beck DE, Bailey HR, Ludwig KA, Stamos MJ, Darzi A, Bleday R, Dorazio R, Madoff RD, Smith LE, Gearhart S, Lillemoe K, Gohl J: Reduction in Adhesive Small Bowel Obstruction by SeprafilmTM Adhesion Barrier Following Intestinal Resection. Dis Colon Rectum 2006; 49 (1):1-11 PMID: 16320005

50. Kumar RR, Kim J, Haukoos JS, Macias LH., Dixon MR, Stamos MJ, Konyalian V: Factors affecting the successful management of intra-abdominal abscesses with antibiotics and the need for percutaneous drainage. Dis Colon Rectum 2006; 49 (2): 183-9 PMID: 16322960

51. Nguyen N, Varela E, Sabio A, Tran C, Stamos M, Wilson SE: Resolution of Hyperlipidemia After Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass. J Am Coll Surg 2006; 203(1):24-9 PMID: 16798484

52. Stamos MJ: Stapled Hemorrhoidectomy. J Gastrointest Surg 2006; 10(5):627-8 PMID: 16773754

53. Nguyen N, Tran C, Gelfand D, Varela JE, Chang K, Stamos MJ, Wilson SE:Laparoscopic and Thoracoscopic Ivor Lewis Esophagectomy after Roux-Y Gastric Bypass. Ann Thorac Surgery 2006; 82(5):1910-3 PMID: 17062279

54. Herscu G, Kong A, Russel D, Tran C, Varela E, Cohen A, Nguyen N, Stamos MJ:Retrocecal Appendiceal Location and Perforation at Presentation.Am Surg 2006;72(10):890-3 PMID: 17058728

55. Holt A, Kim J, Murrell Z, Huynh R, Stamos MJ, Kumar R. The Role of Carcinoembryonic Antigen as a Predictor of the Need for Preoperative Computed Tomography in Colon Cancer Patients. Am Surg 72:897-901, 2006 PMID:17058730

56. Nguyen N, Varela E, Sabio A, Naim J, Stamos MJ, Wilson SE: Reduction in Prescription Medication Costs after Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass.Am Surg 2006;72:853-6 PMID: 17058720

57. Salum M, Wexner SD, Nogueras JJ, Weiss E, Koruda M, Behrens K, Cohen S, Binderow S, Cohen J, Thorson A, Ternent C, Christenson M, Blatchford G, Pricolo V, Whitehead M, Doveney K, Reilly J, Glennon E, Larach S, Williamson P, Gallagher J,Ferrara A, Harford F, Fry R, Eisenstat T, Notaro J, Chinn B, Yee L, Stamos M,Cole P, Dunn G, Singh A, and the Program Directors Association in Colon and Rectal Surgery: Does Sodium Hyaluronate- and Carboxymethylcellulose-Based Bioresorbable Membrane (Seprafilm) Decrease Operative Time for Loop Ileostomy Closure? Tech Coloproctol. 2006 Oct;10(3):187-90; discussion 190-1 PMID: 16969618

58. Fleshman J, Marcello P, Stamos MJ, Wexner SD, Focus Group on Laparoscopic Colectomy Education as endorsed by the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES): Guidelines for laparoscopic colectomy course. Surg Endosc
2006 Jul;20 (7):1162-7 PMID: 16736304

59. Fleshman J, Marcello P, Stamos MJ, Wexner SD: Focus Group on Laparoscopic Colectomy Education as endorsed by The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) and The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons(SAGES). Dis Colon Rectum 2006; 49(7):945-9 PMID: 16649114

60. Kong A, Tran CL, Stamos MJ: Laparoscopic-Assisted Colectomy: Technique and Discussion. Surg Technol Int. 2006; 15:95-101 PMID: 17029168

61. Tran C, Udani S, Holt A, Arnell T, Kumar R, Stamos MJ: Evaluation of Safety of Increased Time Interval Between Chemoradiation and Resection for Rectal Cancer.
Am J Surg 2006; 192(6):873-7 PMID: 17161111

62. Stamos MJ, Hicks TC: Pain Management in Anorectal Surgery. Seminars Colon Rectal Surg 2006; 17 (3), 125-130

63. Stamos MJ: Invited Critique. Impact of Surgeon and Hospital Caseload on the Likelihood of Performing Laparoscopic vs Open Sigmoid Resection for Diverticular Disease: A Study Based on 55,949 Patients. Arch Surg. 2007 Mar;142(3):259

64. Kong A, Kim J, Holt A, Konyalian V, Huynh R, Udani SM, Stamos MJ, Kumar RR: Selective Treatment of Rectal Cancer with Single Stage Coloanal or Ultralow Colorectal Anastomosis Does Not Adversely Affect Morbidity and Mortality. Int J Colorectal Dis. 2007 Aug;22(8):897-901 PMID: 17361396

65. Wolff BG, Weese JL, Ludwig KA, Delaney CP , Stamos MJ, Michelassi F, Du W,Techner L: Postoperative ileus-related morbidity profile in patients treated with alvimopan after bowel resection. J Am Coll Surg 2007; 204(4):609-16 PMID: 17382220

66. Konyalian K, Rosing, D, Haukoos J, Dixon MR, Sinow R, Stamos MJ, Kumar R: The Role of Primary Tumor Resection in Patients with Stage IV Colorectal Cancer. Colorectal Dis 2007; 9(5): 430-7 PMID: 17504340
67. Kim J, Konyalian V, Huynh R, Mittal R, Stamos M, Kumar R: Identification of Predictive Factors for Perioperative Blood Transfusion in Colorectal Resection Patients. Int J Colorectal Dis 2007; 22 (12):1493-7 PMID: 17768632

68. Hinojosa MW, Murrell ZA, Konyalian VR, Mills S, Nguyen NT, Stamos MJ: Comparison of Laparoscopic versus Open Sigmoid Colectomy for Benign and Malignant Disease at Academic Medical Centers. J Gastrointest Surg. 2007 Nov;11(11):1423-9 PMID: 17786529

69. Kim J, Mittal R, Konyalian V, King J, Bhaheetharan J, Stamos MJ, Kumar R: Outcome Analysis of Patients Undergoing Colorectal Resection for Urgent and Elective Indications. Am Surg 2007; 73(10):991-3 PMID: 17983065

70. Hinojosa MW, Konyalian VR, Varela JE, Murrell Z, Stamos MJ, Nguyen NT:Outcomes of Right and Left Colectomy at Academic Medical Centers. Am Surg 2007; 73(10):945-8 PMID: 17983053

71. Nguyen NT, Hinojosa M, Sabio A, Stamos MJ, Murrell Z, Wilson SE: Laparoscopic and Thoracoscopic Ivor Lewis Esophagectomy with Colonic Interposition. Ann Thorac Surg 2007; 84(6):2120-4 PMID: 18036960

72. Nguyen NT, Hinojosa MW, Konyalian V, Murrell ZA, Sabio A, Stamos MJ: Laparoscopic Surgery is Associated with a Lower Incidence of Venous Thromboembolism Compared to Open Surgery. Ann Surg 2007; 246(6):1021-1027 PMID: 18043105

73. Stamos MJ, Murrell ZA: Management of Early Rectal T1 and T2 Cancers. Clin Cancer Res. 2007 Nov 15;13(22 Pt 2):6885s-9s PMID: 18006794

74. Rosen LS, Bilchik AJ, Beart RW, Benson AB, Chang KJ, Compton CC, Grothey A, Haller DG, Ko CY, Lynch PM, Nelson H, Stamos MJ, Turner, RR, Willett CG: New
approaches to assessing and treating early-stage colon and rectal cancer: summary statement from 2007 Santa Monica Conference. Clin Cancer Res. 2007 Nov 15;13(22 Pt 2):6853s-6s PMID: 18006789

75. Stamos MJ, Russell WA: (Discussion) Use and Outcomes of Laparoscopic-Assisted Colectomy for Cancer in the United States. Arch Surg 2008; 143(9) 839-40

76. Emil S, Huerta S, Stamos MJ: Functional Jejunal Obstruction Following Jejunal Atresia Repair: Presentation in Adulthood. Am Surg 2008; 74(11):1121-3 PMID: 19062677

77. Nguyen NT, Reavis KM, Hinojosa MW, Smith BR, Stamos MJ: A Single-Port Technique for Laparoscopic Extended Stapled Appendectomy. Surg Innov 2009; 16(1):78-81 PMID: 19141492

78. Nguyen AV, Martinez M, Stamos MJ, Moyer MP, Planutis K, Hope C, Holcombe RF: Results of a phase I pilot clinical trial examining the effect of resveratrol and grape powder on Wnt pathway target gene expression in colonic mucosa and colon cancer. Cancer Manag Res 2009; 1: 25–37 PMID: 21188121

79. Wray C, Hinojosa MW, Ziogas A, Le H, Stamos MJ, Zell JA: Tumor subsite location within the colon is prognostic for survival after colon cancer diagnosis. Dis Colon Rectum 2009; 52(8):1359-66 PMID: 19617745

80. Hinojosa MW, Parikh DA, Menon R, Wirth GA, Stamos MJ, Mills S: Recent Experience with Abdominal Perineal Resection with Vertical Rectus Abdominis Myocutaneous Flap Reconstruction Following Preoperative Pelvic Radiation. Am Surg 2009; 75(10): 995-9 PMID: 19886152

81. Barleben A, Gandhi D, Nguyen XM, Chen F, Mills S, Stamos MJ: Is Laparoscopic Surgery Appropriate in Patients Who Have Had Previous Abdominal Surgery? Am Surg 2009; 75(10): 1015-1019, PMID:19886156

82. Khanifar E, Stamos MJ, Billings TL, Wu M: Contemporary Evaluation of Colorectal Carcinoma in Specimens from Endoscopic Biopsies. LabMedicine 2009; 40(10),
617-24

83. Nguyen B, Barleben A, Buchberg B, Stamos MJ, Mills S: Removal of Phytobezoar Through Exploratory Laparoscopy: A Case of Small Bowel Obstruction. Open Access Surg 2010; (3): 59 – 61

84. Buchberg B, Masoomi H, Choi H, Bergman H, Mills S, Stamos MJ: A Tale of Two Anal Fistula) Plugs: Is There a Difference in Short Term Outcomes? Am Surg 2010; 76 (10), 1150-1153 PMID:21105632

85. Baxter NN, MacLean AR, Stamos MJ, McLeod RS, Members of the Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery Group: (Special Article) Canadian Association of General Surgeons, the American College of Surgeons, the Canadian Society of Colorectal Surgeons, and the American Society of Colorectal Surgeons: Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery – Colorectal Surgery. Dis Colon Rectum 2010; 53 (12): 1708-1711

86. Augestad KM, Lindsetmo RO, Stulberg J, Reynolds H, Senagore A, Champagne B, Heriot AG, Leblanc F, Delaney CP, International Rectal Cancer Study Group (IRCSG):International Preoperative Rectal Cancer Management: Staging, Neoadjuvant Treatment and Impact of Multidisciplinary Teams. World J Surg. 2010 Nov; 34 (11):2689-700, PMID: 20703471

87. Tung VS, Buchberg B, Masoomi H, Reavis K, Nguyen N, Mills S, Stamos MJ: No Visible Scar (NVIS) Colectomy: A New Approach to Minimal Access Surgery to the Colon. Surg Innov 2010 Dec ; 18:79-85, 2011 PMID: 21189268

88. Masoomi H, Buchberg B, Magno C, Mills S, Stamos MJ: Trends in Diverticulitis Management in the United States from 2002 to 2007. Arch Surg. 2011 Apr; 146 (4): 400-6 PMID: 21173283

89. Nguyen NT, Masoomi H, Laugenour K, Sanaiha Y, Reavis K, Mills S, Stamos MJ:Predictive Factors of Mortality in Bariatric Surgery: Data from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample. Surg Aug 2011;150 (2):347-51 PMID: 21801970

90. Masoomi H, Buchberg B, Tung VS, Magno C, Stamos MJ, Mills S: Outcomes of Laparoscopic Versus Open Colectomy in Elective Surgery for Diverticulitis.World J Surg 2011 Sep; 35(9):2143-8 PMID: 21732208

91. Pan C, Zioga A, Buchberg B, Raj K, Mills SD, Stamos MJ, Zell JA: Timing of Radiation Therapy, Perioperative Lymph Node Retrieval, and Survival in Rectal Cancer. Dis Colon Rectum 2011; 54 (5): 526–534 PMID: 21471752

92. Buchberg B, Masoomi H, Lusby K, Choi J, Barleben A, Magno C, Lane J, Nguyen N, Mills S, Stamos MJ: Incidence and Risk Factors of Venous Thromboembolism in Colorectal Surgery: Does Laparoscopy Impart an Advantage? Arch Surg 2011; 146 (6): 739-43 PMID:21690452

93. Raj KP, Taylor TH, Wray C, Stamos MJ, Zell JA: Risk of Second Primary Colorectal Cancer among Colorectal Cancer Cases: A Population-Based Analysis. J Carcinog 2011; 10:1-10 PMID: 2148365

94. Carmichael J, Masoomi H, Mills S, Stamos MJ, Nguyen NT: Utilization of Laparoscopy in Colorectal Surgery for Cancer at Academic Medical Centers: Does Site of Surgery Affect Rate of Laparoscopy? Am Surg Oct 2011; 77(10):1300-4 PMID: 22127074

95. Masoomi H, Buchberg B, Reavis KM, Mills SD, Stamos MJ, Nguyen NT: Outcomes of Laparoscopic and Open Appendectomy for Acute Appendicitis in Patients with Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome Am Surg Oct 2011;77(10):1372-6.PMID: 22127092

96. Masoomi H, Mills SD, Dolich MO, Dang P, Carmichael JC, Nguyen NT, Stamos MJ:Factors Predictive of Venous Thromboembolism in Bariatric Surgery. Am Surg Oct 2011;77(10):1403-6. PMID: 22127099

97. Nguyen NT, Shapiro C, Masoomi H, Laugenour K, Elliott C, Reavis K, Stamos MJ: Laparoscopic Enucleation or Wedge Resection of Benign Gastric Pathology: Analysis of 44 Consectutive Cases. Am Surg Oct 2011;77(10):1390-4 PMID: 22127096

98. Buchberg B, Mills S, Stamos, MJ: The Use of a New Compression Device as an Alternative to Hand Sewn and Stapled Colorectal Anastomoses: Is Three a Crowd? J Gastrointest Surg. J Gastrointest Surg. 15 (2):304, 2011

99. Nguyen NT, Rudersdorf PD, Smith BR, Reavis K, Nguyen XM, Stamos MJ:Management of Gastrointestinal Leaks After Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy:Conventional Treatments vs. Endoscopic Stenting. J Gastrointest Surg. Nov 2011; 15(11):1952-60 PMID: 21904963

100. Masoomi H, Kim H, Reavis K, Mills S, Stamos MJ, Nguyen NT: Analysis of Factors Predictive of Gastrointestinal Leak in Laparoscopic and Open Gastric Bypass. Arch Surg 2011; 146 (9):1048-1051 PMID: 21931002

101. Masoomi H, Mills SD, Dolich MO, Ketana N, Carmichael JC, Nguyen NT, Stamos MJ: Comparison of Outcomes of Laparoscopic Versus Open Appendectomy in Adults:

Data from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample (NIS), 2006-2008. J Gastrointest Surg Dec 2011; 1 (12):2226-31 PMID: 21725700

102. Smith BR, Diniz S, Stamos MJ, Nguyen N: Deep Venous Thrombosis After General Surgical Operations at a University Hospital: Two-Year Data From the ACS NSQIP.Arch Surg. Dec 2011;146 (12):1424-1427. PMID:22288087

103. Nguyen NT, Nguyen XT, Reavis KM, Elliott C, Masoomi H, Stamos MJ: Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy with and without Gastric Ischemic Conditioning. Surg Endosc Jun 2012; 203 (6): 1637-1641 PMID: 22179469

104. Masoomi H, Nguyen NT, Dolich MO, Mills SD, Carmichael JC, Stamos MJ: Comparisons of Laparoscopic Versus Open for Acute Non-perforated and Perforated Appendicitis in Obese Population. Discussion Am J of Surg Dec 2011; 202(6): 738-9 PMID: 21992808

105. Carmichael JC, Stamos MJ. Transanal Excision of Rectal Cancer: a work in progress.Oncology (Williston Park). Dec 2011; 25 (14):1329-30. PMID: 22329183

106. Masoomi H, Nguyen NT, Dolich MO, Wikholm L, Naderi N, Mills S, Stamos MJ:Comparison of Laparoscopic versus Open Appendectomy for Acute Nonperforated and Perforated Appendicitis in the Obese Population. Am J Surg. Dec 2011; 202 (6):733-8 PMID:21992808

107. Masoomi H, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Noor K, Dolich MO, Stamos MJ: Predictive Factors of Splenic Injury in Colorectal Surgery: Data from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample, 2006-2008. Arch Surg. 2012; 147(4):324-329. PMID:22184130

108. Masoomi H, Mills S, Dolich MO, Ketana N, Carmichael JC, Nguyen NT, Stamos MJ:Does Laparoscopic Appendectomy Impart an Advantage over Open Appendectomy in Elderly Patients? World J Surg Jul 2012; 36 (7): 1534-1439 PMID: 22407087

109. Masoomi H, Reavis K, Smith BR, Kim H, Stamos MJ, Nguyen NT: Risk Factors for Acute Respiratory Failure in Bariatric Surgery: Data from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample (NIS), 2006-2008. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2013 Mar-Apr; 9 (2):277-81 PMID: 22534604

110. Amini N, Haydel D, Reisian N, Sempa G, Chu JL, Wang Q, Zhao GH, Stamos MJ, Wu MLC: Colorectal Stents Orient Specimens and Induce Artifacts That Mimic Crohn Disease. Int’l J of Path Apr 2012; 20 (2): 161-168 PMID: 22270985

111. Smith BR, Reavis K, Nguyen NT, Nguyen XT, Masoomi H, Stamos MJ: Strategic Laparoscopic Surgery for Improved Cosmesis in General and Bariatric Surgery:Analysis of Initial 127 Cases. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. May 2012; (22) 4: 355-361 PMID: 22393928

112. Masoomi H, Kang CY, Chaudhry O, Pigazzi A, Mills S, Carmichael JC, Stamos MJ: Predictive Factors of Early Bowel Obstruction in Colon and Rectal Surgery: Data from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample, 2006-2008. J Am Coll Surg May 2012; 215 (5 ): 831-837 PMID: 22464661

113. Masoomi H, Mills S, Dolich MO, Ketana N, Carmichael JC, Nguyen NT, Stamos MJ: Comparison of Outcomes of Laparoscopic Versus Open Appendectomy in Children:Data from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample (NIS), 2006-2008. World J Surg. 2012 Mar; 36 (3):573-8. 8 PMID: 22270985

114. Kang CY, Halabi WJ, Luo R, Pigazzi A, Nguyen NT, Stamos, MJ. Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery: A Better Look Into the Latest Trends. Arch Surg Aug 2012; 147 (8):724-31. PMID: 22508667

115. Masoomi H, Ziogas A, Lin, BS, Barleben A, Mills S, Stamos MJ, Zell, JA: Population-Based Evaluation of Adenosquamous Carcinoma of the Colon and Rectum. Dis Colon Rectum May 2012; 55 (5): 509-514

116. Kong AP, Stamos MJ: Anorectal Complaints: Office Diagnosis and Treatment (Part 1). Consultant, 2012 Aug 52 (8): 567-570

117. Masoomi H, Kang C, Chen A, Mills SD, Dolich MO, Carmichael JC, Stamos MJ: Predictive Factors of In-Hospital Mortality in Colon and Rectal Surgery. J Am Coll Surg 2012 Aug; 215 (2):255-61 PMID: 22640532

118. Kang CY, Halabi WJ, Chaudhry OO, Nguyen V, Pigazzi A, Carmichael JC, Mills S, Stamos MJ: Risk Factors for Anastomotic Leakage After Anterior Resection for Rectal Cancer. JAMA Surg, Jan 2013; 148 (1): 65-71. PMID: 22986932 [Epub May 2012]

119. Kong AP, Stamos MJ: Anorectal Complaints: Office Diagnosis and Treatment (Part 2). Consultant, 2012 Sept 52 (9) 633-636

120. Masoomi H, Nguyen NT, Stamos MJ, Smith BR: Overview of Outcomes of Laparoscopic and Open Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass in the United States. Surg Technol Int. 2012 Dec; 22:72-6 PMID: 23065805

121. Masoomi H, Mills S, Dolich MO, Ketana N, Carmichael JC, Nguyen NT, Stamos MJ: Does Primary Anastomosis Have Any Advantages over Hartmann’s Procedure in Acute Diverticulitis? Dig Surg 2012 Oct; 29: 315-320 PMID: 23075540

122. Masoomi H, Nguyen B, Smith BR, Stamos MJ, Nguyen NT: Predictive Factors of Acute Respiratory Failure in Esophagectomy for Esophageal Malignancy. Am Surg. 2012 Oct; 78 (10):1024-8 PMID: 23025932

123. Nguyen NT, Nguyen B, Nguyen VQ, Ziogas A, Hohmann S, Stamos MJ: Outcomes of Bariatric Surgery Performed at Accredited vs Nonaccredited Centers. J Am Coll Surg 2012 Oct; 215 (4):467-74 PMID: 22727608

124. Kang CY, Carmichael JC, Friesen J, Stamos MJ, Mills S, Pigazzi A: Robotic-assisted Extralevator Abdominoperineal Resection in the Lithotomy Position: technique and early outcomes. Am Surg. 2012 Oct; 78 (10):1033-7. PMID: 23025934

125. Kang CY, Chaudhry OO, Halabi WJ, Nguyen V, Carmichael JC, Mills S, Stamos MJ:Risk Factors for Postoperative Urinary Tract Infection and Urinary Retention in
Patients Undergoing Surgery for Colorectal Cancer. Am Surg. 2012 Oct; 78 (10):1100-4. PMID: 23025950

126. Stamos MJ: Commentary on The Outcome after Stent Placement or Surgery as the Initial Treatment for Obstructive Primary Tumor in Patients with Stage IV Colon Cancer. Am J Surg. 2012 Jun; 203(6):720 PMID: 22643037

127. Masoomi H, Carmichael JC, Dolich M, Mills S, Ketana N, Pigazzi A, Stamos MJ: Predictive Factors of Acute Renal Failure in Colon and Rectal Surgery. Am Surg. 2012 Oct;78 (10):1019-23 PMID: 23025931

128. Nguyen NT, Nguyen B, Nguyen VQ, Ziogas A, Hohmann S, Stamos MJ: Outcomes of Bariatric Surgery Performed at Accredited Versus Nonaccredited Centers. J Am Coll Surg. 2012 Oct; 215(4):467-74 PMID:22727608

129. E Kang CY, Chaudhry OO, Halabi WJ, Nguyen V, Carmichael JC, Stamos MJ, Mills S:Outcomes of Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery: Data from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample 2009. Am J Surg. 2012 Dec; 204(6):952-7 PMID: 23122910

130. Kang C, Mills SD, Pigazzi A, Carichael JC, Halabi W, Nguyen N, Stamos MJ: A Nationwide Analysis of Laparoscopy in High-Risk Colorectal Surgery Patients. J Gastrointest Surg. 2012 Dec 1 PMID: 23212528

131. Lin AY, Carmichael JC, Finlayson E, Gibbons MM, Ko CY, McLemore EC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A, Ramamoorthy SL, Troppmann KM, Varma MG, Stamos MJ: Universities of California Colorectal Surgery Collaborative Mission Statement. Seminars in Colon and Rectal Surgery Dec 2012; 23 (4): 192-94

132. Masoomi H, Luo R, Mills S, Carmichael J, Senagore A, Stamos MJ: Compression Anastomosis Ring Device in Colorectal Anastomosis: A Review of 1,180 Patients.Am J Surg. Jan 2013; 205(4):447-51 PMID: 23290352

133. Patel MS, Mowlds DS, Bhavraj K, Foe-Parker JE, Rama A, Jafari F, Whealon MD, Salibian A, Hoyt DB, Stamos MJ, Endres JE, Smith BR: Early Intervention to Promote Medical Student Interest in Surgery and the Surgical Subspecialties. J Surg Educ. 2013 Jan; 70 (1):81-6 PMID: 23337675

134. Seery TE, Ziogas A, Lin BS, Pan CG, Stamos MJ, Zell JA: Mortality Risk After Preoperative Versus Postoperative Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy in Lymph Node-Positive Rectal Cancer. J Gastrointest Surg. 2013 Feb; 17(2):374-81. PMID:23242847

135. Al-Rubaie A, Stamos MJ, Pigazzi A, Mills SD, Carmichael JC: The Association of Hospital Volume with Rectal Cancer Surgery Outcomes. Int’l J of Colorectal Dis 2013 Feb; 28 (2): 191-6 PMID: 22842664

136. Halabi W, Jafari MD, Nguyen VQ, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Stamos MJ, Pigazzi A: A Nationwide Analysis of the Use and Outcomes of Epidural Analgesia in Open
Colorectal Surgery. J Gastrointest Surg 2013 Jun;17(6):1130-7. PubMed PMID: 23595885

137. Jafari MD, Lee K, Halabi W, Mills SD, Carmichael JC, Stamos MJ, Pigazzi A: The Use of Indocyanine Green Fluorescence Dye to Assess Anastomotic Perfusion during Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery. Surg Endosc. 2013 Aug; 27(8):3003-8 PMID: 23404152

138. Jafari MD, Halabi WJ, Smith BR, Nguyen VQ, Phelan MJ, Stamos MJ, Nguyen NT:A Decade Analysis of Trends and Outcomes of Partial versus Total Esophagectomy in the United States. Ann Surg 2013 Sep; 258 (3):450-8. PMID: 24022437

139. Masoomi H, Carmichael JC, Mills S, Pigazzi A, Stamos MJ: Predictive Risk Factors of Early Postoperative Enteric Fistula in Colon and Rectal Surgery. Am Surg 2013 Oct;79 (10):1058-63 PMID: 24160799

140. Halabi WJ, Jafari MD, Nguyen VQ, Carmichael JC, Mills S, Pigazzi A, Stamos MJ, Foster CE: Colorectal Surgery in Kidney Transplant Recipients: a Decade of Trends and Outcomes in the United States. Am Surg 2013 Oct;79 (10):1026-33 PMID: 24160793

141. Halabi WJ, Jafari MD, Carmichael JC, Nguyen VQ, Phelan M, Mills S, Stamos MJ, Pigazzi A.: Laparoscopic versus open parastomal hernia repair: an ACS-NSQIP analysis of short-term outcomes. Surg Endosc 2013 Nov; 27 (11): 4067-72 PMID: 23836123

142. Halabi WJ, Nguyen VQ, Carmichael JC, Pigazzi A, Stamos MJ, Mills S: Clostridium Difficile Colitis in the United States: A Decade of Trends, Outcomes, Risk Factors for Colectomy and Mortality Following Colectomy. J Am Coll Surg Nov 2013; 17(5):802-812 PMID: 24011436

143. Halabi WJ, Kang CY, Jafari MD, Nguyen VQ, Carmichael JC, Mills S, Stamos MJ, Pigazzi A: Robotic-Assisted Colorectal Surgery in the United States: A Nationwide Analysis of Trends and Outcomes. W J Surg 2013 Dec;37(12):2782-90 PMID: 23564 216

144. Halabi WJ, Jafari DM, Carmichael JC, Mills S, Pigazzi A, Stamos MJ: Blood Transfusion in Colorectal Cancer Surgery: An ACS NSQIP Analysis. Am J Surg 2013 Dec 206, (6):1024-1033. PMID:24296103

145. Mowlds DS, Patel MS, Khalsa B, Foe-Parker JE, Salibian AA, Rama A, Jafari F, Whealon MD, Hoyt DB, Stamos MJ, Endres JE, Smith BR: Preparing Senior Medical Students for Surgical Internship: the Value of a Half-day Intervention. Am Surg. 2014 Jan; 80 (1):102-4 PMID: 24401528

146. Halabi WJ, Kang CY, Nguyen VQ, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Stamos MJ, Pigazzi A: Epidural Analgesia in Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery: A Nationwide Analysis of Use and Outcomes. JAMA Surg. 2014; 149 (2):130-136 PMID: 24336894

147. Halabi WJ, Jafari MD, Nguyen VQ, Carmichael JC, Mills S, Pigazzi A, Stamos MJ: Ureteral Injuries in Colorectal Surgery: an Analysis of Trends, Outcomes and Risk Factors over a 10-year period in the United States. Dis Colon Rectum. 2014 Feb; 57(2):179-86 PMID:24401879

148. Jafari MD, Halabi WJ, Stamos MJ, Nguyen VQ, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A: Surgical Outcomes of Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy: Analysis of the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program. JAMA Surg. 2014;149 (2):170 PMID: 24352601

149. Halabi W, Kang CY, Jafari MD, Nguyen VQ, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A,Stamos MJ: Colonic Volvulus in the United States. Trends, Outcomes, and Predictors of Mortality. Ann Surg. 2014 Feb; 259 (2):293-301 PMID: 23511842

150. Halabi WJ, Kang CY, Ketana N, Lafaro KJ, Nguyen VQ, Stamos MJ, Imagawa DK,Demirjian AN: Surgery for Gallstone Ileus: A Nationwide Comparison of Trends and Outcomes. Ann Surg. 2014 Feb; 259 (2):329-35 PMID: 23295322

151. Tsang W, Seery T, Lin B, Karnes WE, Zell J, Stamos MJ, Ziogas A: Role of Primary Tumor Resection Among Chemotherapy-Treated Patients with Synchronous Stage IV Colorectal Cancer: A Survival Analysis. J Gastrointest Surg. 2014 Mar;18(3):592-8 PMID:24297651

152. Young MT, Jafari MD, Phelan MJ, Stamos MJ, Mills S, Pigazzi A, Carmichael JC: Surgical Treatments for Rectal Prolapse: How Does A Perineal Approach Compare in The Laparoscopic Era? Surg Endosc. 2015 Mar;29(3):607-13 PMID: 25052123

153. Jafari MD, Jafari F, Halabi WJ, Phelan M , Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A, Stamos MJ: Colorectal Cancer Resections in the Aging US Population: A Trend Toward Decreasing Rates and Improved Outcomes. JAMA Surgery 2014;149 (6):557-564 PMID:24718844

154. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Pigazzi A, Mills SD, Carmichael JC, Stamos MJ: Effects of Ascites on Outcomes of Colorectal Surgery in Congestive Heart Failure Patients. Am J
Surg 2015 Jun;209(6):1020-7PMID:25457249

155. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Mills, SD, Carmichael JC, Pigazzi A, Stamos MJ: Risk Factors of Postoperative Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding Following Colorectal Resections. J Gastrointest Surg 2014; 18 ( 7) 1327-1333 PMID:24841442

156. Robles L, Vaziri ND; Li S, Masuda Y, Takasu C, Mizuki, Vo K, Farzaneh S, Stamos MJ, Ichii H: Dimethyl Fumarate protects pancreatic islet cells and non-endocrine tissue in L-Arginine-induced chronic pancreatitis. PLoS One. 2014 Sep 8;9(9):e107111 PMID:25198679

157. Masoomi H, Nguyen NT, Dolich MO, Mills SD, Carmichael JC, Stamos MJ:Laparoscopic Appendectomy Trends and Outcomes in the United States: Data from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample (NIS) 2004-2011. Am Surg. 2014 Oct;80 (10):1074-7 PMID:25264663

158. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Masoomi H, Mills SD, Carmichael JC, Pigazzi A, Nguyen NT, Stamos MJ: Outcomes of conversion of laparoscopic colorectal surgery to open surgery. JSLS 2014 Oct-Dec; 18(4). pii: e2014.00230. doi: 10.4293/JSLS.2014.00230 PMID: 25587213

159. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Phelan MJ, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A, Nguyen NT, Stamos MJ: Preoperative Dehydration Increases Risk of Postoperative Acute Renal Failure in Colon and Rectal Surgery. J Gastrointest Surg 2014 Dec;18 (12):2178-85 PMID:25238816

160. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Hanna MH, Carmichael JC, Nguyen NT, Stamos MJ: A Nationwide Analysis of Postoperative Deep vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism in Colon and Rectal Surgery. J Gastrointest Surg.2014 Dec;18(12):2169-77] PMID:25213583

161. Singh KE, Taylor TH, Pan CG, Stamos MJ, Zell JA: Colorectal Cancer Incidence Among Young Adults in California. J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol. 2014 Dec 1; 3(4):176-184. PMID: 25538862

162. D'Hoore A, Albert MR, Cohen SM, Herbst F, Matter I, Speeten KV, Dominguez J, Rutten H, Muldoon JP, Bardakcioglu O, Senagore AJ, Ruppert R, Mills S, Stamos MJ, Påhlman L, Choman E, Wexner SD; The COMPRES collaborative study group: COMPRES: A prospective post-marketing evaluation of the compression anastomosis ring CAR 27™ /Colonring™ Colorectal Dis. 2015 Jun;17(6):522-9 PMID: 25537083

163. Jafari MD, Wexner, SD, Martz JE, McLemore EC, Margolin DA, Sherwinter DA, Sang W Lee SW, Senagore AJ, Phelan MJ, Stamos MJ: Perfusion Assessment in Laparoscopic Left Sided/Anterior Resection (PILLAR) II: A Multi-Institutional Study. J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Jan;220(1):82-92 PMID: 25451666

164. Stamos MJ: No Time to Rest. Dis Colon Rectum. 2015 Jan; 58(1):6-9. doi: 10.1097/DCR. PMID: 25489689

165. Shiri L, Vaziri N, Hajighasemi-Ossareh M, Yuichi M, Robles L, Le A, Vo K, Chan J, Foster C, Stamos MJ, Ichii H: Pharmacological activation of Nrf2 pathway improves pancreatic islet isolation and transplantation. Cell Transplant 2015;24(11):2273-83
Epub 2015 Jan 9 PMID: 25581574

166. Masuda Y, Vaziri ND, Takasu C, Li S, Robles L, Pham C, Le A, Vo K, Farzaneh SH, Miyagawa S, Stamos MJ, Ichii H: Salutary effect of pre-treatment with an Nrf2 inducer on ischemia reperfusion injury in the rat liver. Gastro and Hep Gastroenterol Hepatol (Que). 2014; 1 (1):1-7. PMID: 25558293

167. Masoomi H, Mills S, Carmichael JC, Pigazzi A, FACS, Stamos MJ: Risk Factors for Conversion of Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery to Open Surgery: Does Conversion Worsen Outcome? World J Surg. 2015 Mar; 39 (5):1240-7 PMID:25631940

168. Hwang GS, Hanna MH, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A, Stamos MJ: Repair of Complex Parastomal Hernias. Tech Coloproctol. 2015 Mar 3. PMID:25732736

169. Parker GS, Tsai BM, Maun DC, Rafferty JF, Stamos MJ, Chekan EG, Michael Schwiers M, Gutierrez M: Clinical Utility of a New Articulating Tissue Sealer in Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery. World J Colorectal Surg Mar 2015; 5(1) 2

170. Stamos MJ, Snyder M, Robb BW, Ky A, Singer M, Stewart DB, Sonoda T, Abcarian H: Prospective Multicenter Study of a Synthetic Anal Fistula Plug to Treat Cryptoglandular Transsphincteric Anal Fistulas. Dis Colon Rectum. 2015 Mar; 58 (3): 344-51 PMID:25664714

171. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Hanna MH, Hwang G, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A, Stamos MJ: Surgical Management of Rectal Prolapse: The Role of Robotic Surgery.World J Surg Proced [Published online 2015 March 28; 5(1): 00-00 DOI: 10.5412/wjsp.
v5.i1.00]

172. Robles L, Vaziri ND, Li S, Takasu C, Masuda Y, Vo K, Farzaneh SH, Stamos MJ, Ichii H: Dimethyl Fumarate Ameliorates Acute Pancreatitis in Rodent. Pancreas. 2015 Apr; 44 (3):441-7. PMID: 25486529

173. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Pigazzi A, Mills SD, Carmichael JC, Stamos MJ: Risk Factors of Postoperative Myocardial Infarction after Colorectal Surgeries. Am Surg. 2015 Apr; 81(4):358-64. PMID:25831181

174. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Hwang GS, Hanna MH, Phelan M, Carmichael JC, Mills SD,Pigazzi A, Stamos MJ: Risk factors for prolonged ileus following colon surgery. Surg Endosc May 2015 DOI 10.1007/s00464-015-4247-1

175. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Hanna MH, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A, Nguyen NT, Stamos MJ: Nationwide Analysis of Outcomes of Bowel Preparation in Colon Surgery.J Am Coll Surg. 2015 May;220(5):912-20 PMID: 25907871

176. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Hanna MH, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A, Stamos MJ: Preoperative Leukocytosis in Colorectal Cancer Patients. J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Jul; 221(1):207-14 PMID: 26095574

177. Garcia-Aguilar J, Chow OS, Smith DD, Marcet JE, Cataldo PA, Varma MG, Kumar AS, Oommen S, Coutsoftides T, Hunt SR, Stamos MJ, Ternent CA, Herzig DO, Fichera A, Polite BN, Dietz DW, Patil S, Avila K; Timing of Rectal Cancer Response to Chemo-radiation Consortium: Effect of adding mFOLFOX6 after neoadjuvant chemoradiation in locally advanced rectal cancer: a multicentre, phase 2 trial. Lancet Oncol. 2015 Aug; 16(8)957-966. PMID: 26187751

178. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Hwang G, Hanna, MH, Stamos MJ: Even Modest Hypoalbuminemia Affects Outcomes of Colorectal Surgery Patients. Am J Surg. 2015 Aug; 210 (2):276-84. PMID: 25892597

179. Hanna MH, Stamos MJ: Laparoscopic resection for rectal cancer: the new standard of care? Transl Gastroinest Cancer doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2224-4778.2015.07.09

180. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Hanna MH, Hwang G, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A,Stamos MJ: Outcome of Preoperative Weight Loss in Colorectal Surgery. Am J Surg 2015 Aug; 210 (2): 291–297 PMID: 25990792

181. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Carmichael JC, Smith BR, Mills SD, Pigazzi A, Nguyen NT, Stamos MJ: A Comparison of Outcomes of Emergent, Urgent and Elective Surgical Treatment of Diverticulitis. Am J Surg. 2015 Nov;210(5):838-45pii: S0002-9610 (15) 00323-2. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2015.04.010. [Epub ahead of print] 2015 Jun 3
PMID: 26116319

182. Takasu C, Vaziri N, Robles L, Vo K, Takasu M, Pham C, Farzaneh S, Foster C,Stamos MJ, Ichii H: Treatment with Dimethyl Fumarate ameliorates calcineurin inhibitor-induced Nephrotoxicity. Transplantation 2015 Jun; 99 (6): 1144-1150 Local Identifier: 852137

183. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Hanna MH, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A, Nguyen NT, Stamos MJ: Wound Disruption Following Colorectal Operations. World J Surg 2015 Nov; 39:2999–3007 [Epub ahead of print] 2015 Aug 25 PMID: 26304611

184. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Carmichael JC, Mills S, Pigazzi A, Nguyen NT, Stamos MJ:Hand-Assisted Laparoscopic Approach in Colon Surgery. J Gastrointest Surg. 2015 Aug 25. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26302878

185. Masuda Y, Vaziri ND, Li S, Le A, Hajighasemi-Ossareh MH, Robles L, Foster CE, Stamos MJ, Al-Abodullah I, Ricordi C, Ichii H: The effect of Nrf2 pathway activation on human pancreatic islet cells. PLoS One. 2015; 10 (6): e0131012
PMCID: PMC4482439

186. Stamos, MJ: Enhanced Imaging. Colorectal Dis 2015 Oct; 17 (Suppl. 3) 1-2 [published online Sept 23 2015 DOI: 10.1111/codi.13016]

187. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A, Stamos MJ: Outcomes of Bowel Resection in Patients with Crohn's Disease. Am Surg 2015 Oct; 81(10):1021-7 PMID: 26463301

188. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A, Nguyen NT, Stamos MJ: Variations in Laparoscopic Colectomy Utilization in the United States. Dis Colon Rectum Dis Colon Rectum. 2015 Oct; 58(10):950-6. doi: 10.1097/DCR.000000
0000000448. PMID: 26347967

189. Jafari MD, Jafari F, Halabi WJ, Phelan M , Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A, Stamos MJ: Adhesive Small Bowel Obstruction in the United States: Has Laparoscopy Made An Impact? Am Surg. 2015 Oct; 81(10):1028-33 PMID: 26463302

190. Robles L, Vaziri ND, Li S, Masuda Y, Takasu C, Shimada M, Vo K, Farzaneh S, Stamos MJ, Ichii H: Synthetic Triterpenoid RTA dh404 (CDDO-dhTFEA) Ameliorates Acute Pancreatitis. Pancreas. 2015 Oct 22 [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26495793

191. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Hanna MH, Carmichael JC, Pigazzi A, Stamos MJ, Mills S: Comparison of Open, Laparoscopic, and Robotic Approaches for Total Abdominal Colectomy. Surg Endosc. 2015 Oct 20. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26487196

192. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Hanna MH, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A, Nguyen NT,Stamos MJ: Hand Assisted Laparoscopic Approach in Colon Surgery. J Gastrointest Surg. 2015 Nov;19 (11):2045-53 PMID: 26302878

193. Moghadamyeghaneh Z, Hanna M, Hwang G, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A, Stamos MJ: Surgical Site Infection Impact of Pelvic Exenteration Procedure. JSO 2015;112:533-537


BOOKS / JOURNALS EDITED

BE1. Bongard FS, Stamos MJ, Passaro E (Ed): Surgery - A Clinical Approach. Churchill Livingstone Inc. 1997

BE2. Stamos MJ (Guest Ed): Colonic Volvulus. Seminars in Colon & Rectal Surgery. Vol 10(3). W.B. Saunders Co. 1999

BE3. Stamos MJ (Guest Ed): Reoperative Surgery. Clinics in Colon and Rectal Surgery Thieme Medical Publishers Vol 19(4), 2006

BE4. Wolff B, Fleshman J, Beck D, Pemberton J, Wexner S, Church J, Garcia-Aguilar J, Roberts P, Saclarides T, Stamos MJ (Eds): Colon and Rectal Surgery: ASCRS Texbook. Springer 2007

BE5. Beck DE, Roberts PL, Rombeau JL, Stamos MJ, Wexner SD (Eds): The ASCRS Manual of Colon and Rectal Surgery. Springer 2009

BE6. Lange V: Be A Survivor. Colorectal Cancer Treatment Guide, Second Edition. Stamos MJ, Carmichael JC, Mills SD, Pigazzi A, Wenzel L, Zell JA (Consultants), Lange V (Ed), Lange Productions 2011

BE7. Beck DE, Roberts PL, Saclarides TJ, Senagore AJ, Stamos MJ, Wexner SD (Eds):Colon and Rectal Surgery: ASCRS Textbook. Springer. Second Edition , 2011

BE8. Bailey HR, Billingham R, Snyder M, Stamos MJ (Eds) Colon and Rectal Surgery, an Illustrated Manual. Elsevier 2012

BE9. Beck DE, Wexner SD, Hull TL, Roberts PL, Saclarides TJ, Senagore MJ, Stamos MJ, Steele SR: The ASCRS Manual of Colon and Rectal Surgery. Springer. Second Edition,
2014

BOOK CHAPTERS

BC1. Stamos MJ: The Acute Abdomen In: Current Diagnosis and Treatment in Critical Care. Bongard FS, Sue DY (Eds.) Appleton Lange (Pubs) 1993; 555-56

BC2. Stamos MJ: Intestinal Ischemia and Infarction In: Surgery of the Colon, Rectum and Anus. Mazier WP, Levine DH, Luchtefeld MA, Senagore AJ (Eds.) WB Saunders Co 1995; 685-718

BC3. Stamos MJ, Theuer CP, Headrick CN: General Postoperative Complications In:Complications of Colon and Rectal Surgery. Hicks TC, Beck DE, Opelka FG, Timmcke AE (Eds.) Williams & Wilkins 1996; 118-143

BC4. Stabile BS, Stamos MJ: Gastrointestinal Bleeding In: Maingot's Abdominal Operations. Zinner MJ, Schwartz SI, Ellish (Eds.) Appleton and Lange 1997; 289-313

BC5. Stamos, MJ: Cancer of the Colon and Rectum In: Surgery - A Clinical Approach. Bongard FS, Stamos MJ, Passaro EP (Eds.) Churchill Livingstone Inc. 1777; 235-244

BC6. Stamos MJ: Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage In: Surgery - A Clinical Approach.Bongard FS, Stamos MJ, Passaro EP (Eds.) Churchill Livingstone Inc 1997; 201-206

BC7. Stamos MJ: Large Bowel Obstruction and Volvulus In: Surgery - A Clinical Approach. Bongard FS, Stamos MJ, Passaro EP (Eds.) Churchill Livingstone Inc 1997; 207-214

BC8. Vargas HI, Stamos MJ: Polyps of the Colon In: Surgery - A Clinical Approach. Bongard FS, Stamos MJ, Passaro EP (Eds.) Churchill Livingstone Inc 229-234, 1997

BC9. Stamos MJ, Headrick CN: Inflammatory Bowel Disease In: Surgery - A Clinical Approach. Bongard FS, Stamos MJ, Passaro EP (Eds.) Churchill Livingstone Inc 1997; 215-220

BC10. Headrick CN, Stamos MJ: Hemorrhoids and Rectal Prolapse In: Surgery - A Clinical Approach. Bongard FS, Stamos MJ, Passaro EP (Eds) Churchill Livingstone Inc 1997; 245-25

BC11. Stamos MJ: Tumors and Infections of the Liver In: Surgery - A Clinical Approach. Bongard FS, Stamos MJ, Passaro EP (Eds.) Churchill Livingstone Inc 1997; 165-170

BC12. Stamos MJ: Anorectal Abscesses, Fistulas and Pilonidal Disease In: Surgery - A Clinical Approach. Bongard FS, Stamos MJ, Passaro EP (Eds.) Churchill Livingstone Inc 1997; 253-260

BC13. Stamos MJ: Acute Appendicitis In: Surgery - A Clinical Approach. Bongard FS, Stamos MJ, Passaro EP (Eds.) Churchill Livingstone Inc 1997; 261-266

BC14. Hicks TC, Stamos MJ: Pruritis Ani: Diagnosis and Treatment In: Fundamentals of Anorectal Surgery. Beck DE, Wexner SD (Eds.) WB Saunders 2nd Edition 1998; 198-208

BC15. Stamos MJ, Hicks TC: Pruritis Ani: Diagnosis and Treatment In: Perspectives in Colon and Rectal Surgery 1998; 11(1):1-20

BC16. Stamos MJ, Nguyen D: Injury to the Small Bowel, Colon and Rectum In: Trauma Secrets. Naude G, Bongard F, Demetriades D (Eds.) Harley & Belfus 1998; 131-136

BC17. Arnell T, Stamos M: Adhesions In: Perspectives in Colon and Rectal Surgery Schrock TR (Ed.) Thieme Medical Publisher Inc 2000; 67-76

BC18. Arnell T, Stamos MJ: Anorectal Disorders In: Educational Review Manual in General Surgery. Wilson SE (Ed.) Castle Connolly Graduate Medical Publishing, LLC 2000; 1-38

BC19. Stamos MJ, Arnell T: Endoluminal Ultrasound of the Rectum In: Ultrasound in Surgical Practice: Basis Principles and Clinical Applications. Harness JK (Ed.)John Wiley & Sons Inc 2001; 373-388

BC20. Stamos, MJ: The Acute Abdomen In: Current Diagnosis and Treatment in Critical Care. Bongard FS, Sue DY (Eds.) McGraw-Hill Publishing, 2nd Edition.
2002; 748-755

BC21. Murrell Z, Stamos MJ: Reoperation for Anastomotic Leak In: “Reoperative Surgery”: Clinics in Colon and Rectal Surgery 2006; 19: 213-216


BC22. Carson J, Stamos, MJ: Anorectal Stricture In: Current Surgical Therapy 9th edition. Cameron JL (Ed.) Elsevier Inc 2007; 277-280

BC23. Mills S, Stamos MJ: Colonic Crohn’s Disease In: Clin Colon Rectal Surg 2007; 20:309 -313

BC24. Kong AP, Stamos MJ: Acute Abdomen Ch 32 in Bongard FS, Sue DY, Vintch JRE (eds): Current Diagnosis & Treatment: Critical Care, Third Edition, McGraw Hill Medical 2008; 696-702

BC25. Stamos MJ: Appendicitis In: General Surgery: Principles and International Practice 2nd Edition. Bland KI, Buchler MW, Csendes A, Garden OJ, Sarr MG, Wong J. Springer Verlag London Ltd 2009

BC26. Stamos MJ, Murrell Z: Reoperation for Diverticular Disease In: Reoperative Pelvic Surgery. Billingham RP, Kobayashi K, Peters W (Eds.) Springer 2009; 285-288

BC27. Arnell T, Stamos MJ: Anorectal Disorders In: Educational Review Manual in General Surgery, 8th Edition, Wilson SE (Ed.) Castle Connolly Graduate Medical Publishing LLC 2009; Ch 13, 383-422

BC28. Mills S, Stamos MJ: Sepsis In: Improved Outcomes in Colon and Rectal Surgery. Beck D, Hicks T, Margolin D, Whitlow C, Timmcke A (Eds) Informa Healthcare 2010

BC29. Carmichael J, Stamos MJ: Single Site Laparoscopic Colectomy In: SAGES Fundamentals, 3rd Edition. Nguyen N, Scott-Conner S (Eds.) Springer-Verlag 2011

BC30. Efron J, Stamos MJ: Laparoscopic Medial to Lateral (Dissection for Left Colectomy)In: Master Techniques in General Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery: Abdominal Operations, Ch. 9; pp 75-82. Fleshman J, Wexner S (Eds.) Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins Nov 2012

BC31. Gandhi D, Stamos MJ: Polyps In: Colon and Rectal Surgery, an Illustrated Manual. Bailey HR, Billingham R, Snyder M, Stamos MJ (Eds.) Elsevier 2013; Ch 13, 218-233

BC32. Etzione D, Stamos MJ. Surgical Alternatives in Anal Sphincter Reconstruction In: Reconstructive Surgery of the Rectum, Anus and Perineum. Zbar A, Madoff R, Wexner S (Eds) Springer 2013; Ch 32, 349-254

BC33. Mills SD, Stamos MJ: Metastatic Colorectal Cancer In: Complexities in Colorectal Surgery: Decision-Making and Management. Steele, S.R., Maykel, J.A., Champagne, B.J., Orangio, G.R. (Eds.) Springer 2014

BC34. Jafari MD, Stamos MJ, Mills S: Patient Positioning, Instrumentation, and Trocar Placement In: Minimally Invasive Approaches to Colon and Rectal Disease Techniques and Best Practices. Ross H, Lee S, Mutch MG, Rivadeneira DE, Steele S (Eds.) Springer 2015; Ch 2, 15-24

BC35. Carmichael JC, Stamos MJ: Right Hemicolectomy and Ileocecetomy: Laparoscopic Approach In: Advanced Techniques in Minimally Invasive and Robotic Colorectal Surgery. Bardakcioglu O (Ed) Springer 2015; Ch 5, 37-48
   
Grants Timing of Rectal Cancer Response to Chemoradiation. Multi Center Study(UCSF/NCI) Site Principal Investigator, 11/05 – present
   
Ischemic Conditioning (Delay Phenomenon) in Colorectal Cancer Surgery Co-Principle Investigator 2008-present
   
Professional
Societies
American College of Surgeons, Fellow
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons - Fellow
International Society of University Colon & Rectal Surgeons
Southwestern Surgical Congress
Los Angeles Surgical Society
Jackson Surgical Society
Southern California Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Research and Education Institute, Inc., Harbor UCLA Medical
Harbor Collegium, Harbor-UCLA Research & Education Institute
American College of Surgeons, Southern California Chapter
Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT)
Pacific Coast Surgical Association
United Ostomy Association, Professional Member
Crohn’s Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA), Professional M
Association of Program Directors in Surgery
   
Other Experience Fellowship, Colon & Rectal Surgery
Ochsner Foundation Hospital/Ochsner Clinic 1990—1991

Graduate Programs Surgery-General

   
   
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