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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:
  • Adrenal surgery
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Biliopancreatic surgery
  • Cancer surgery, stomach
  • Carcinoid tumor
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Colon surgery
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Hiatal hernia
  • Laparoscopy
  • Robotic surgery
  • Whipple procedure
Research Interests:
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Hernia surgery
Languages Spoken:
  • English
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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. 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.
  2. Resident training in single-incision compared with traditional cholecystectomy.
    Daly SC, Hooper EA, Rinewalt D, Myers JA, Millikan KW, Luu M
  3. Single-incision versus conventional laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding.
    Jolley J, Ahmed N, Luu MB, Francescatti AB, Autajay K, Myers JA
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. 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.
  11. 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.
  12. Laparoscopic ultrasound as the primary method for bile duct imaging during cholecystectomy
    Perry KA, Myers JA, Deziel DJ
    Surg Endosc
    2008 Jan
  13. 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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