Gerard Abood, MD

Surgery

Surgical Oncology
Assistant Professor

Languages Spoken

English

Clinical Expertise

  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Disorders
  • Bowel Surgery
  • Esophagus Cancer
  • Esophagus Surgery
  • GIST
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Liver Cancer
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Pancreas Cancer
  • Pancreas Disorders
  • Robotic Assisted Surgery
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spleen
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgery for Pancreatic Cancer
  • Whipple surgery

Medical Education

Medical School
The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health
Residency
Loyola University Medical Center - General Surgery
Fellowship
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Surgical Oncology

Board Certification

Surgery
American Board of

Research

  • Peri-operative epidural may not be the preferred form of analgesia in select patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy Axelrod, T. M.; Mendez, B. M.; Abood, G. J.; Sinacore, J. M.; Aranha, G. V.; Shoup, M., Journal of surgical oncology
  • Should all branch-duct intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms be resected? Plichta, J. K.; Ban, K.; Fridirici, Z.; Godambe, A. S.; Yong, S.; Pappas, S.; Abood, G. J.; Aranha, G. V., American Journal of Surgery
  • The changing spectrum of surgically treated cystic neoplasms of the pancreas Plichta, J. K.; Brosius, J. A.; Pappas, S. G.; Abood, G. J.; Aranha, G. V., HPB surgery : a world journal of hepatic, pancreatic and biliary surgery
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  • Clinical and pathologic features influencing survival in patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy for pancreatic adenocarcinoma Weber, C. E.; Bock, E. A.; Hurtuk, M. G.; Abood, G. J.; Pickleman, J.; Shoup, M.; Aranha, G. V., Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  • Does practice make perfect? Resident experience with breast surgery influences excision adequacy Plichta, J. K.; Perez, C. B.; He, E.; Bloom, A.; Abood, G. J.; Godellas, C., American Journal of Surgery
  • Laparoscopic splenectomy: perioperative management surgical technique, and results, Fisichella, 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
  • Should all branch-duct intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms be resected? Plichta, J. K.; Ban, K.; Fridirici, Z.; Godambe, A. S.; Yong, S.; Pappas, S.; Abood, G. J.; Aranha, G. V., American Journal of Surgery
  • The Association between Survival and the Pathologic Features of Periampullary Tumors Varies over Time Plichta, J. K.; Godambe, A. S.; Fridirici, Z.; Yong, S.; Sinacore, J. M.; Abood, G. J.; Aranha, G. V., HPB surgery : a world journal of hepatic, pancreatic and biliary surgery
  • The depth of post-treatment perirectal tissue invasion is a predictor of outcome in patients with clinical T3N1M0 rectal cancer treated with neoadjuvant chemoradiation followed by surgical resection Brandt, W. S.; Yong, S.; Abood, G.; Micetich, K.; Walther, A.; Shoup, M., American Journal of Surgery
  • Recurrent intra-abdominal abscess formation due to a gastric diverticulum Pietrzak, C.; Leya, J.; Abood, G.; Yonick, D.; Gupta, N., Endoscopy
  • Robot-assisted surgery: improved tool for major liver resections? Abood, G. J.; Tsung, A., Journal of hepato-biliary-pancreatic sciences
  • Robotic-assisted minimally invasive central pancreatectomy: technique and outcomes Abood, G. J.; Can, M. F.; Daouadi, M.; Huss, H. T.; Steve, J. Y.; Ramalingam, L.; Stang, M.; Bartlett, D. L.; Zeh, H. J., 3rd; Moser, A. J., Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  • The influence of (18)flourodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography on the management of gastroesophageal junction carcinoma. Smith, J. W.; Moreira, J.; Abood, G.; Aranha, G. V.; Nagda, S.; Wagner, R. H.; Shoup, M., American Journal of Surgery
  • The surgical and systemic management of neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas Abood, G. J.; Go, A.; Malhotra, D.; Shoup, M., Surgical Clinics of North America
  • Ecthyma Gangrenosum Following Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis Syndrome in a 3-Year-Old Boy-a Survivable Series of Events Gresik, C. M.; Brewster, L. P.; Abood, G.; Supple, K. G.; Silver, G. M.; Gamelli, R. L.; Nickoloff, B. J., Journal of Burn Care & Research
  • Hepatic resection for recurrent metastatic ovarian cancer. Abood, G.; Bowen, M.; Potkul, R.; Aranha, G.; Shoup, M., American Journal of Surgery
  • The management of the trauma patient with medically-altered coagulation Abood, G. J.; Luchette, F. A., American Surgeon
  • Treatment strategies in toxic epidermal necrolysis syndrome: where are we at? Abood, G. J.; Nickoloff, B. J.; Gamelli, R. L., Journal of Burn Care & Research
  • Comparison of routine chest radiograph versus clinician judgment to determine adequate central line placement in critically ill patients. Abood, G. J.; Davis, K. A.; Esposito, T. J.; Luchette, F. A.; Gamelli, R. L., Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection & Critical Care
  • IL-12 pretreatments enhance IFN-alpha-induced Janus kinase-STAT signaling and potentiate the antitumor effects of IFN-alpha in a murine model of malignant melanoma Lesinski, G. B.; Badgwell, B.; Zimmerer, J.; Crespin, T.; Hu, Y.; Abood, G.; Carson, W. E., 3rd, Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md.: 1950)
  • The antitumor effects of interferon-alpha are maintained in mice challenged with a STAT1-deficient murine melanoma cell line Badgwell, B.; Lesinski, G. B.; Magro, C.; Abood, G.; Skaf, A.; Carson, W., 3rd, The Journal of surgical research
  • The antitumor effects of IFN-alpha are abrogated in a STAT1-deficient mouse Lesinski, G. B.; Anghelina, M.; Zimmerer, J.; Bakalakos, T.; Badgwell, B.; Parihar, R.; Hu, Y.; Becknell, B.; Abood, G.; Chaudhury, A. R.; Magro, C.; Durbin, J.; Carson, W. E., 3rd, The Journal of clinical investigation