I've won the following awards
Top General Surgeon , Indiana
Fellowship, American College of Surgeons
Research Grant, NOSCAR
Ben Lawton Award for Medical Student Teaching, University of Wisconsin Department of Surgery
Highest score on Senior Inservice training exam, University of Wisconsin Department of Surgery
Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society, Creighton University School of Medicine
Best doctors in indianapolis, bariatrics
What is wrong with the training of general surgery?
Advances in surgery, 48, 201-10 (2014)
Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy is safe and effective in elderly patients: a comparative analysis.
Obesity surgery, 25, 222-8 (2015)
Laparoscopic transgastric gastroplasty: a novel technique for a large esophagogastric fistula.
Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A, 24, 574-7 (2014)
Revisional bariatric surgery is more effective for improving obesity-related co-morbidities than it is for reinducing major weight loss.
Surgery for obesity and related diseases : official journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery, 10, 654-9 (2014)
Incidence of gastrojejunostomy stricture in laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass using an autologous fibrin sealant.
Obesity surgery, 24, 1052-6 (2014)
Iatrogenic intestinal and mesenteric injuries with small bowel volvulus following use of barbed suture during laparoscopic myomectomy.
Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A, 23, 632-4 (2013)
Deep sedation in natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES): a comparative study with dogs.
Surgical endoscopy, 26, 3163-73 (2012)
Gastrointestinal symptoms and patient satisfaction more than 1 year after laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication.
Surgical endoscopy, 25, 1797-801 (2011)
Gastric electrical stimulation is an effective and safe treatment for medically refractory gastroparesis.
Surgery, 144, 566-72; discussion 572-4 (2008)
Endoscopic vs. laparoscopic gastrojejunostomy for duodenal obstruction: a randomized study in a porcine model.
Endoscopy, 44, 161-8 (2012)