James Gagermeier, MD, ABIM

Medicine

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Associate Professor
Medical Director, Pulmonary Medicine

Languages Spoken

English, German

Clinical Expertise

  • Advanced Lung Disease
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Interventional Pulmonology
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Transplant
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Scleroderma
  • Pulmonary Hypertension

Medical Education

Medical School
University of Toledo College of Medicine
Residency
Loyola University Medical Center - Internal Medicine: General
Fellowship
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Transplant Medicine/Interventional Pulmonology

Board Certification

Critical Care - Subspecialty Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Disease - Subspecialty Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine

Research

  • Subtherapeutic ganciclovir (GCV) levels and GCV-resistant cytomegalovirus in lung transplant recipients Gagermeier, J. P.; Rusinak, J. D.; Lurain, N. S.; Alex, C. G.; Dilling, D. F.; Wigfield, C. H.; Love, R. B., Transplant infectious disease : an official journal of the Transplantation Society
  • Usefulness of pH monitoring in predicting the survival status of patients with scleroderma awaiting lung transplantation Fisichella, P. M.; Reder, N. P.; Gagermeier, J.; Kovacs, E. J., The Journal of surgical research
  • Pulmonary immune changes early after laparoscopic antireflux surgery in lung transplant patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease. Fisichella, P. M.; Davis, C. S.; Lowery, E.; Pittman, M.; Gagermeier, J.; Love, R. B.; Kovacs, E. J., Journal of Surgical Research
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  • The prevalence and extent of gastroesophageal reflux disease correlates to the type of lung transplantation. Fisichella, P. M.; Davis, C. S.; Shankaran, V.; Gagermeier, J.; Dilling, D.; Alex, C. G.; Kovacs, E. J.; Joehl, R. J.; Love, R. B., Surgical laparoscopy, endoscopy & percutaneous techniques
  • Laparoscopic antireflux surgery for gastroesophageal reflux disease after lung transplantation. Fisichella, P. M.; Davis, C. S.; Gagermeier, J.; Dilling, D.; Alex, C. G.; Dorfmeister, J. A.; Kovacs, E. J.; Love, R. B.; Gamelli, R. L., Journal of Surgical Research
  • A review of the potential applications and controversies of non-invasive testing for biomarkers of aspiration in the lung transplant population Davis, C. S.; Gagermeier, J.; Dilling, D.; Alex, C.; Lowery, E.; Kovacs, E. J.; Love, R. B.; Fisichella, P. M., Clinical transplantation
  • Challenges in the diagnosis of 2009 H1N1 in a lung transplant patient and the long-term implications for prevention and treatment: a case report. Davis, C. S.; Deburghgraeve, C. R.; Yong, S.; Parada, J. P.; Palladino-Davis, A. G.; Lowery, E.; Gagermeier, J.; Fisichella, P. M., Transplantation proceedings
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease after lung transplantation: pathophysiology and implications for treatment. Davis, C. S.; Shankaran, V.; Kovacs, E. J.; Gagermeier, J.; Dilling, D.; Alex, C. G.; Love, R. B.; Sinacore, J.; Fisichella, P. M., Surgery
  • Prospective study of cardiac sarcoid mimicking arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia Vasaiwala, S. C.; Finn, C.; Delpriore, J.; Leya, F.; Gagermeier, J.; Akar, J. G.; Santucci, P.; Dajani, K.; Bova, D.; Picken, M. M.; Basso, C.; Marcus, F.; Wilber, D. J., Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology
  • Abnormal vascular phenotypes in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and secondary pulmonary hypertension. Gagermeier, J.; Dauber, J.; Yousem, S.; Gibson, K.; Kaminski, N., Chest