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Sam Pappas
M.D., FACS
  • Associate Professor
  • Surgical Oncology
Specialties
Pancreas Cancer, Esophagus Cancer, Esophagus Surgery, Stomach Cancer, Gastrointestinal Surgery, GIST, Spleen, Bile Duct Disorders, Stomach Surgery, Bile Duct Cancer, Surgical Oncology
Board Certifications
  • Surgery - General Cert: AM Board of Surgery
Publications

Diagnostic laparoscopy should be performed before definitive resection for pancreatic cancer: a financial argumentJayakrishnan,T. T.; Nadeem,H.; Groeschl,R. T.; George,B.; Thomas,J. P.; Ritch,P. S.; Christians,K. K.; Tsai,S.; Evans,D. B.; Pappas,S. G.; Gamblin,T. C.; Turaga,K. K.HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association 2014 ; ( ):

Role of laparoscopy in patients with peritoneal metastases considered for cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC)Jayakrishnan,T. T.; Zacharias,A. J.; Sharma,A.; Pappas,S. G.; Gamblin,T. C.; Turaga,K. K.World journal of surgical oncology 2014 ;12( ):270-7819-12-270

Systematic review of outcomes of patients undergoing resection for colorectal liver metastases in the setting of extra hepatic diseaseHwang,M.; Jayakrishnan,T. T.; Green,D. E.; George,B.; Thomas,J. P.; Groeschl,R. T.; Erickson,B.; Pappas,S. G.; Clark Gamblin,T.; Turaga,K. K.European journal of cancer (Oxford, England : 1990) 2014 ; ( ):

The Frey Procedure for Chronic Pancreatitis Secondary to Pancreas DivisumPappas,S. G.; Pilgrim,C. H.; Keim,R.; Harris,R.; Wilson,S.; Turaga,K.; Tsai,S.; Dua,K.; Khan,A.; Oh,Y.; Gamblin,T. C.; Christians,K.JAMA surgery 2013 ; ( ):

Right hemicolectomy for mucinous adenocarcinoma of the appendix: just right or too much?Turaga,K. K.; Pappas,S.; Gamblin,T. C.Annals of surgical oncology 2013 ;20(4):1063-1067

Laparoscopic Splenectomy: Perioperative Management, Surgical Technique, and ResultsFisichella,P. M.; Wong,Y. M.; Pappas,S. G.; Abood,G. J.Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract 2013 ; ( ):

Recurrence after microwave ablation of liver malignancies: a single institution experienceGroeschl,R. T.; Wong,R. K.; Quebbeman,E. J.; Tsai,S.; Turaga,K. K.; Pappas,S. G.; Christians,K. K.; Hohenwalter,E. J.; Tutton,S. M.; Rilling,W. S.; Gamblin,T. C.HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association 2013 ;15(5):365-371

Staging chest computed tomography and positron emission tomography in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma: utility or futility?Pappas,S. G.; Christians,K. K.; Tolat,P. P.; Mautz,A. P.; Lal,A.; McElroy,L.; Gamblin,T. C.; Turaga,K. K.; Tsai,S.; Erickson,B.; Ritch,P.; Evans,D. B.HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association 2013 ; ( ):

An often overlooked diagnosis: imaging features of gallbladder cancerPilgrim,C. H.; Groeschl,R. T.; Pappas,S. G.; Gamblin,T. C.Journal of the American College of Surgeons 2013 ;216(2):333-339

Duplicate pancreas meets gastric duplication cyst: A tale of two anomaliesChristians,K. K.; Pappas,S.; Pilgrim,C.; Tsai,S.; Quebbeman,E.International journal of surgery case reports 2013 ;4(8):735-739

Education
Medical School
  • Rush Medical College
Residency
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital, General Surgery
  • Chicago Medical School, General Surgery
  • Chicago Medical School, General Surgery
Fellowship
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Surgical Oncology
Languages
  • Greek