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Jonathan A. Myers, MD

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  • Surgery
Board Certification:
  • Surgery
Faculty Rank: Associate Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Rush Medical College
Residency: Rush University Medical Center - Surgery
Fellowship: Loyola University Medical Center - Minimally Invasive Surgery
Clinical Expertise:
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Biliopancreatic surgery
  • Cancer surgery, stomach
  • Carcinoid tumor
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Colon surgery
  • Endocrine surgery
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Hiatal hernia
  • Laparoscopy
  • Robotic surgery
  • Stomach cancer
  • Whipple procedure
Research Interests:
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Hernia surgery
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  • Rush University Surgeons
  • Professional Building
  • 1725 W. Harrison St.
  • Suite 810
  • Chicago, IL  60612
  • Phone: (312) 942-5500
  • Fax: (312) 563-2080
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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. Does initial laparoscopic cholecystectomy influence the outcomes of definitive oncologic resection for gallbladder cancer?
    Ballo R, Saeed M, Daly S, Pinzon M, Francescatti A, Millikan KW, Myers JA, Bines SF, Luu MB
    Am Surg
    2015 Feb
  2. Safety and efficacy of outpatient percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy for patients with head and neck cancer.
    Boll J, Daly S, Smolevitz J, Francescatti A, Myers J, Bines S, Luu M
    Am Surg
    2015 Feb
  3. The utilization of laparoscopy in ventral hernia repair: an update of outcomes analysis using ACS-NSQIP data.
    Aher CV, Kubasiak JC, Daly SC, Janssen I, Deziel DJ, Millikan KW, Myers JA, Luu MB
    Surg Endosc
    2014 Sep 24
  4. Improved patient outcomes in paraesophageal hernia repair using a laparoscopic approach: a study of the national surgical quality improvement program data.
    Kubasiak J, Hood KC, Daly S, Deziel DJ, Myers JA, Millikan KW, Janssen I, Luu MB
    Am Surg
    2014 Sep
  5. Insurance status and outcomes in laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding.
    Balash PR, Wilson NA, Bruns NE, Luu MB, Francescatti AB, Maroulis B, Autajay KM, Myers JA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech
    2014 Oct
  6. Annual case volume has no impact on patient outcomes in laparoscopic partial colectomy.
    Daly SC, Klairmont MM, Francescatti AB, Myers JA, Deziel DJ, Luu MB
    Surg Endosc
    2014 May
  7. NBME subject examination in surgery scores correlate with surgery clerkship clinical experience.
    Myers JA, Vigneswaran Y, Gabryszak B, Fogg LF, Francescatti AB, Golner C, Bines SD
    J Surg Educ
    2014 Mar-Apr
  8. Permanent mesh results in long-term symptom improvement and patient satisfaction without increasing adverse outcomes in hiatal hernia repair.
    Petersen LF, McChesney SL, Daly SC, Millikan KW, Myers JA, Luu MB
    Am. J. Surg.
    2014 Mar
    207(3):445-8; discussion 448.
  9. Long-term efficacy of laparoscopic cholecystectomy for the treatment of biliary dyskinesia.
    Veenstra BR, Deal RA, Redondo RE, Daly SC, Najman J, Myers JA, Millikan KW, Luu MB
    Am. J. Surg.
    2014 Mar
    207(3):366-70; discussion 369-70.
  10. Minimally Invasive Technique Leads to Decreased Morbidity and Mortality in Small Bowel Resections Compared to an Open Technique: An ACS-NSQIP Identified Target for Improvement.
    Daly SC, Popoff AM, Fogg L, Francescatti AB, Myers JA, Millikan KW, Deziel DJ, Luu MB
    J. Gastrointest. Surg.
    2014 Jun
  11. A subjective assessment of medical student perceptions on animal models in medical education.
    Daly SC, Wilson NA, Rinewalt DE, Bines SD, Luu MB, Myers JA
    J Surg Educ
    2014 Jan-Feb
  12. The impact of operative timing on outcomes of appendicitis: a National Surgical Quality Improvement Project analysis.
    Fair BA, Kubasiak JC, Janssen I, Myers JA, Millikan KW, Deziel DJ, Luu MB
    Am. J. Surg.
    2014 Dec 13
  13. Laparoscopy has a superior diagnostic yield than percutaneous image-guided biopsy for suspected intra-abdominal lymphoma.
    Daly SC, Klairmont M, Arslan B, Vigneswaran Y, Roggin KF, Ujiki MB, Denham W, Millikan KW, Luu MB, Deziel DJ, Myers JA
    Surg Endosc
    2014 Dec 10
  14. Higher clinical performance during a surgical clerkship is independently associated with matriculation of medical students into general surgery.
    Daly SC, Deal RA, Rinewalt DE, Francescatti AB, Luu MB, Millikan KW, Anderson MC, Myers JA
    Am. J. Surg.
    2014 Apr
  15. Radiographic predictability of hiatal hernia prior to gastric band surgery.
    Broucek JR, Ritter LA, Francescatti AB, Smith CH, Luu MB, Autajay KM, Myers JA
  16. Abdominal wall reconstruction: a case series of ventral hernia repair using the component separation technique with biologic mesh.
    Hood K, Millikan K, Pittman T, Zelhart M, Secemsky B, Rajan M, Myers J, Luu M.
    Am J Surg. 2013
    2013 Mar
    205(3):322-7; discussion 327-8. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2012.10.024. Epub 2013 Jan 22.
  17. Resident training in single-incision compared with traditional cholecystectomy.
    Daly SC, Hooper EA, Rinewalt D, Myers JA, Millikan KW, Luu M
  18. Single-incision versus conventional laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding.
    Jolley J, Ahmed N, Luu MB, Francescatti AB, Autajay K, Myers JA
  19. Long-term symptom relief and patient satisfaction after Heller myotomy and Toupet fundoplication for achalasia.
    Popoff AM, Myers JA, Zelhart M, Maroulis B, Mesleh M, Millikan K, Luu MB.
    Am J Surg. 2012
    2012 Mar
    203(3):339-42; discussion 342. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2011.10.003. Epub 2012 Jan 4.
  20. Frequency of adjustments and weight loss after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding.
    Valle E, Luu MB, Autajay K, Francescatti AB, Fogg LF, Myers JA.
    Obes Surg. 2012
    2012 Dec
    22(12):1880-3. doi: 10.1007/s11695-012-0748-3.
  21. Single-incision laparoscopic surgery for intra-abdominal metastatic melanoma.
    Turner J, Myers JA, Titze J, Kaufman HL, Bines SD.
    Am Surg. 2011
    2011 Aug
    77(8):E164-5. No abstract available.
  22. Routine postoperative upper gastrointestinal fluoroscopy is unnecessary after laparoscopic adjustable gastric band placement.
    Bertelson NL, Myers JA.
    Surg Endosc. 2010
    2010 Sep
    24(9):2188-91. doi: 10.1007/s00464-010-0924-2. Epub 2010 Mar 27.
  23. Roux-en-Y duodenojejunostomy in the treatment of Bouveret syndrome.
    Erlandson MD, Kim AW, Richter HM 3rd, Myers JA.
    South Med J. 2009
    2009 Sep
    102(9):963-5. doi: 10.1097/SMJ.0b013e3181b17dde.
  24. Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) guidelines for office endoscopic services.
    Heneghan S, Myers J, Fanelli R, Richardson W; Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons.
    Surg Endosc. 2009
    2009 May
    23(5):1125-9. doi: 10.1007/s00464-009-0410-x. Epub 2009 Mar 20. No abstract available.
  25. A novel approach to extraction of incarcerated omentum and mesh insertion in laparoscopic ventral hernia repair.
    Perry KA, Millikan KW, Huang WW, Myers JA.
    Surg Endosc. 2008
    2008 Mar
    22(3):798-801. doi: 10.1007/s00464-007-9640-y. Epub 2007 Nov 1.
  26. Gastric migration and strangulation after adjustable gastric banding.
    Fischer G, Myers JA, Huang W, Shayani V.
    Obes Surg. 2008
    2008 Jun
    18(6):753-5. doi: 10.1007/s11695-007-9410-x. Epub 2008 Apr 8.
  27. Laparoscopic ultrasound as the primary method for bile duct imaging during cholecystectomy
    Perry KA, Myers JA, Deziel DJ
    Surg Endosc
    2008 Jan
  28. Subdiaphragmatic foregut cyst: case report, differential diagnosis, and review of the literature.
    Galan K, Myers JA, Deziel D.
    JSLS. 2008
    2008 Apr-Jun
    12(2):183-7. Review.
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