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Michael J. Liptay, MD

Michael J. Liptay, MD
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  • Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
  • Surgery
Board Certification:
  • Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
  • Surgery
Faculty Rank: Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Residency: Barnes-Jewish Hospital - Surgery
Fellowship: Brigham and Women's Hospital - Thoracic Surgery
Clinical Expertise:
  • Cancer surgery, lung
  • Chest tumors
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Esophageal surgery
  • Esophagus disorders
  • Hyperhidrosis
  • Lung cancer
  • Minimally invasive procedures
  • Thoracic surgery
  • Thoracoscopic surgery
  • Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery
Research Interests:
  • Lung cancer
  • Micrometastases
  • Molecular profiling
  • Proteomics
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  • University Thoracic Surgeons
  • Professional Building
  • 1725 W. Harrison St.
  • Suite 774
  • Chicago, IL  60612
  • Phone: (312) 738-3732
  • Fax: (312) 738-9763
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. Development and validation of a plasma biomarker panel for discerning clinical significance of indeterminate pulmonary nodules.
    Daly S, Rinewalt D, Fhied C, Basu S, Mahon B, Liptay MJ, Hong E, Chmielewski G, Yoder MA, Shah PN, Edell ES, Maldonado F, Bungum AO, Borgia JA.
    J Thorac Oncol. 2013
    2013 Jan
    8(1):31-6. doi: 10.1097/JTO.0b013e31827627f8.
  2. Multimodality treatment of pleural mesothelioma.
    Shersher DD, Liptay MJ.
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am. 2013
    2013 Apr
    22(2):345-55. doi: 10.1016/j.soc.2012.12.004. Epub 2012 Dec 29.
  3. Development of a serum biomarker panel predicting recurrence in stage I non-small cell lung cancer patients.
    Rinewalt D, Shersher DD, Daly S, Fhied C, Basu S, Mahon B, Hong E, Chmielewski G, Liptay MJ, Borgia JA.
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012
    2012 Sep 13. pii: S0022-5223(12)01011-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.08.033. [Epub ahead of print]
  4. Esophageal carcinoma advances in treatment results for locally advanced disease: review.
    Herskovic A, Russell W, Liptay M, Fidler MJ, Al-Sarraf M.
    Ann Oncol.
    2012 May
  5. Anterior mediastinal mass secondary to histoplasmosis.
    Shersher DD, Hong E, Breard J, Warren WH, Liptay MJ.
    Ann Thorac Surg.
    2012 Jan
  6. Prognostic Significance of Weight Gain During Definitive Chemoradiotherapy for Locally Advanced Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer.
    Sher DJ, Gielda BT, Liptay MJ, Warren WH, Batus M, Fidler MJ, Garg S, Bonomi P.
    Clin Lung Cancer. 2012
    2012 Dec 20. doi:pii: S1525-7304(12)00263-X. 10.1016/j.cllc.2012.10.009. [Epub ahead of print]
  7. CDKN2A (p16) Promoter Hypermethylation Influences the Outcome in Young Lung Cancer Patients.
    Bradly DP, Gattuso P, Pool M, Basu S, Liptay M, Bonomi P, Buckingham L.
    Diagn Mol Pathol.
    2012 Dec
    21(4):207-13. doi: 10.1097/PDM.0b013e31825554b2.
  8. Biomarkers of the Insulin-Like Growth Factor Pathway Predict Progression and Outcome in Lung Cancer.
    Shersher DD, Vercillo MS, Fhied C, Basu S, Rouhi O, Mahon B, Coon JS, Warren WH, Faber LP, Hong E, Bonomi P, Liptay MJ, Borgia JA.
    Ann Thorac Surg.
    2011 Sep 24
  9. Split-course chemoradiotherapy for locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer: a single-institution experience of 144 patients.
    Gielda BT, Marsh JC, Zusag TW, Faber LP, Liptay M, Basu S, Warren WH, Fidler MJ, Batus M, Abrams RA, Bonomi P.
    J Thorac Oncol.
    2011 Jun
  10. Neoadjuvant chemoradiation for clinically advanced non-small cell lung cancer: an analysis of 233 patients.
    Kim AW, Liptay MJ, Bonomi P, Warren WH, Basu S, Farlow EC, Faber LP.
    Ann Thorac Surg.
    2011 Jul
    92(1):233-41; discussion 241-3
  11. Prognostic value of xanthine oxidoreductase expression in patients with non-small cell lung cancer
    Kim AW, Batus M, Myint R, Fidler MJ, Basu S, Bonomi P, Faber LP, Wightman SC, Warren WH, McIntire M, Arvanitis LD, Gattuso P, Xu X, Liptay MJ
    Lung Cancer
    2011 Feb
  12. Adenocarcinoma in a 40-year-old colonic interposition treated with Ivor Lewis esophagectomy and esophagogastric anastomosis.
    Shersher DD, Hong E, Warren W, Penfield Faber L, Liptay MJ.
    Ann Thorac Surg.
    2011 Dec
  13. The early years: how to set up and build your practice.
    Liptay MJ.
    Thorac Surg Clin.
    2011 Aug
  14. Enhancement of a multianalyte serum biomarker panel to identify lymph node metastases in non-small cell lung cancer with circulating autoantibody biomarkers
    Patel K, Farlow EC, Kim AW, Lee BS, Basu S, Coon JS, Decresce D, Thimothy L, Walters KA, Fhied C, Chang C, Chen SH, Faber LP, Bonomi P, Liptay MJ, Borgia JA
    Int J Cancer
    2010 Sep 7
  15. STS database risk models: predictors of mortality and major morbidity for lung cancer resection
    Kozower BD, Sheng S, O'Brien SM, Liptay MJ, Lau CL, Jones DR, Shahian DM, Wright CD
    Ann Thorac Surg
    2010 Sep
    90(3):875-81; discussion 881-3
  16. Weight Gain in Advanced Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer Patients During Treatment With Split-Course Concurrent Chemoradiotherapy is Associated With Superior Survival
    Gielda BT, Mehta P, Khan A, Marsh JC, Zusag TW, Warren WH, Fidler MJ, Abrams RA, Bonomi P, Liptay M, Faber LP
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys
    2010 Oct 5
  17. A multi-analyte serum test for the detection of non-small cell lung cancer
    Farlow EC, Vercillo MS, Coon JS, Basu S, Kim AW, Faber LP, Warren WH, Bonomi P, Liptay MJ, Borgia JA
    Br J Cancer
    2010 Oct 12
  18. Bilobectomy for non-small cell lung cancer: a search for clinical factors that may affect perioperative morbidity and long-term survival
    Kim AW, Faber LP, Warren WH, Shah ND, Basu S, Liptay MJ
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
    2010 Mar
  19. Development of a multiplexed tumor-associated autoantibody-based blood test for the detection of non-small cell lung cancer
    Farlow EC, Patel K, Basu S, Lee BS, Kim AW, Coon JS, Faber LP, Bonomi P, Liptay MJ, Borgia JA
    Clin Cancer Res
    2010 Jul 1
  20. PTEN, RASSF1 and DAPK site-specific hypermethylation and outcome in surgically treated stage I and II nonsmall cell lung cancer patients
    Buckingham L, Penfield Faber L, Kim A, Liptay M, Barger C, Basu S, Fidler M, Walters K, Bonomi P, Coon J
    Int J Cancer
    2010 Apr 1
  21. Age is a strong risk factor for atrial fibrillation after pulmonary lobectomy
    Hollings DD, Higgins RS, Faber LP, Warren WH, Liptay MJ, Basu S, Kim AW
    Am J Surg
    2010 Apr
  22. Sentinel node mapping in lung cancer: introduction
    Liptay MJ
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg
    2009 Winter
  23. Right middle lobectomy for a primary pulmonary leiomyoma: a case report
    Vercillo MS, Kim AW, Pitelka L, Gattuso P, Liptay MJ
    Cases J
    2009 Sep 8
  24. The incidence of perioperative anastomotic complications after sleeve lobectomy is not increased after neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy
    Milman S, Kim AW, Warren WH, Liptay MJ, Miller C, Basu S, Faber LP
    Ann Thorac Surg
    2009 Sep
    88(3):945-50; discussion 950-1
  25. Pneumonectomy after chemoradiation therapy for non-small cell lung cancer: does "side" really matter?
    Kim AW, Faber LP, Warren WH, Basu S, Wightman SC, Weber JA, Bonomi P, Liptay MJ
    Ann Thorac Surg
    2009 Sep
    88(3):937-43; discussion 944
  26. An unusual case of Aspergillus fibrosing mediastinitis
    Wightman SC, Kim AW, Proia LA, Faber LP, Gattuso P, Warren WH, Liptay MJ
    Ann Thorac Surg
    2009 Oct
  27. Enucleation of a giant esophageal gastrointestinal stromal tumor
    Milman S, Kim AW, Farlow E, Liptay MJ
    Ann Thorac Surg
    2009 May
  28. Establishment of a multi-analyte serum biomarker panel to identify lymph node metastases in non-small cell lung cancer
    Borgia JA, Basu S, Faber LP, Kim AW, Coon JS, Kaiser-Walters KA, Fhied C, Thomas S, Rouhi O, Warren WH, Bonomi P, Liptay MJ
    J Thorac Oncol
    2009 Mar
  29. Simultaneous costal cartilage-sparing modified Ravitch procedure and latissimus dorsi transfer for chest wall deformity repair in Poland's syndrome
    Dingeldein MW, Lu CY, Kim AW, Ostric S, Liptay MJ, Holterman MJ
    J Pediatr Surg
    2009 Jan
  30. Intraoperative sentinel node mapping with technitium-99 in lung cancer: results of CALGB 140203 multicenter phase II trial
    Liptay MJ, D'amico TA, Nwogu C, Demmy TL, Wang XF, Gu L, Litle VR, Swanson SJ, Kohman LJ; Thoracic Surgery Subcommittee of the Cancer and Leukemia Group B
    J Thorac Oncol
    2009 Feb
  31. Diffusion lung capacity for carbon monoxide (DLCO) is an independent prognostic factor for long-term survival after curative lung resection for cancer
    Liptay MJ, Basu S, Hoaglin MC, Freedman N, Faber LP, Warren WH, Hammoud ZT, Kim AW
    J Surg Oncol
    2009 Dec 15
  32. Cytologic features of adult spindle cell variant of rhabdomyosarcoma: a report of two cases
    Patel A, Placido JB, Pitelka L, Gattuso P, Liptay M, Kim A
    Diagn Cytopathol
    2009 Dec
  33. Endobronchial colorectal metastasis versus primary lung cancer: a tale of two sleeve right upper lobectomies
    Kim AW, Liptay MJ, Saclarides TJ, Warren WH
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg
    2009 Aug
  34. Repeat pulmonary resection for metachronous colorectal carcinoma is beneficial
    Kim AW, Faber LP, Warren WH, Saclarides TJ, Carhill AA, Basu S, Choh MS, Liptay MJ
    2008 Oct
    144(4):712-7; discussion 717-8
  35. Contemporary review on the inequities in the management of lung cancer among the African-American population
    Kim AW, Liptay MJ, Higgins RS
    J Natl Med Assoc
    2008 Jun
  36. Utility of silicone esophageal bypass stents in the management of delayed complex esophageal disruptions
    Kim AW, Liptay MJ, Snow N, Donahue P, Warren WH
    Ann Thorac Surg
    2008 Jun
    85(6):1962-7; discussion 1967
  37. Identification of clinical factors predicting Pleurx catheter removal in patients treated for malignant pleural effusion
    Warren WH, Kim AW, Liptay MJ
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg
    2008 Jan
  38. Sentinel node mapping in lung cancer: the Holy Grail?
    Liptay MJ
    Ann Thorac Surg
    2008 Feb
  39. Cytologic imprints of giant atypical bronchopulmonary carcinoid tumor of the lung with extensive oncocytic component
    McIntire M, Shah ND, Kim AW, Gattuso P, Liptay MJ
    Diagn Cytopathol
    2008 Dec
  40. Invited commentary
    Liptay MJ
    Ann Thorac Surg
    2008 Aug
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