Puja Gaur, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Institute for Academic Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Publications

Management of the Solitary Pulmonary Nodule
Chan, EY , Gaur, P , Ge, Y, Kopas, L, Santacruz, JF, Gupta, N, Munden, RF, Cagle, PT & Kim, MP 2016, Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. DOI:

Cervical Esophago-Gastric Tubes for Patients with Malignant Ascites
Liang, DH, Kim, MP, Chan, EY & Gaur, P 2016, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, pp. 1-3. DOI:

Pseudoachalasia presenting 20 years after Nissen fundoplication: A case report
Lai, CN, Krishnan, K, Kim, MP, Dunkin, BJ & Gaur, P 2016, Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, vol 11, no. 1, 96. DOI:

Emerging therapeutic targets in esophageal adenocarcinoma
Gaur, P, Hunt, CR & Pandita, TK 2016, Oncotarget. DOI:

Minimally invasive esophagectomy in a patient with end-stage renal disease
Zaza, M, Gaur, P, Chan, EY & Kim, MP 2016, BMJ Case Reports, vol 2016, A416. DOI:

Case report of using curved tip electrothermal bipolar coagulation to improve hilar dissection in VATS lobectomy
Fikfak, V, Gaur, P, Chan, EY & Kim, MP 2016, International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, vol 23, pp. 85-88. DOI:

Endoscopic evaluation of gastric conduit perfusion in minimally invasive Ivor Lewis esophagectomy
Fikfak, V, Gaur, P & Kim, MP 2016, International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, vol 19, pp. 112-114. DOI:

Super-Charged Pedicled Jejunal Interposition Performance Compares Favorably With a Gastric Conduit After Esophagectomy
Stephens, EH, Gaur, P, Hotze, KO, Correa, AM, Kim, MP & Blackmon, SH 2015, Annals of Thoracic Surgery, vol 100, no. 2, pp. 407-412. DOI:

Endoluminal suturing of an anastomotic leak
Gaur, P, Lyons, C, Malik, TM, Kim, MP & Blackmon, SH 2015, Annals of Thoracic Surgery, vol 99, no. 4, pp. 1430-1432. DOI:

Three dimensional model for surgical planning in resection of thoracic tumors
Kim, MP, Ta, AH, Ellsworth, WA, Marco, RA, Gaur, P & Miller, JS 2015, International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, vol 16, pp. 127-129. DOI:

Therapy
Bernicker, E , Gaur, P , Desai, S , Teh, BS & Blackmon, SH 2015, . in Diffuse Malignant Mesothelioma. Springer New York, pp. 125-139. DOI:

Endoscopic management of Boerhaave's syndrome presenting with hematemesis
Fikfak, V, Gaur, P & Kim, MP 2014, Journal of surgical case reports, vol 2014, no. 11. DOI:

Esophageal cancer: Recent advances in screening, targeted therapy, and management
Gaur, P , Kim, MP & Dunkin, BJ 2014, Journal of carcinogenesis, vol 13, pp. 11. DOI:

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Bilobectomy
Gaur, P 2014, Operative Techniques in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, vol 19, no. 4, pp. 414-432. DOI:

Robot assisted thoracoscopic resection of giant esophageal leiomyoma
Compean, SD, Gaur, P & Kim, MP 2014, International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, vol 5, no. 12, pp. 1132-1134. DOI:

Mitral valve repair versus replacement in the elderly: Short-term and long-term outcomes
Gaur, P, Kaneko, T, McGurk, S, Rawn, JD, Maloney, A & Cohn, LH 2014, Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, vol 148, no. 4, pp. 1400-1406. DOI:

Birth trends and factors affecting childbearing among thoracic surgeons
Pham, DT, Stephens, EH, Antonoff, MB, Colson, YL, Dildy, GA, Gaur, P, Correa, AM, Litle, VR & Blackmon, SH 2014, Annals of Thoracic Surgery, vol 98, no. 3, pp. 890-895. DOI:

Bronchopleural fistula and the role of contemporary imaging
Gaur, P, Dunne, R, Colson, YL & Gill, RR 2014, Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, vol 148, no. 1, pp. 341-347. DOI:

Jejunal graft conduits after esophagectomy
Gaur, P & Blackmon, SH 2014, Journal of Thoracic Disease, vol 6, no. SUPPL.3. DOI:

Should we continue to drain the pylorus in patients undergoing an esophagectomy?
Gaur, P & Swanson, SJ 2014, Diseases of the Esophagus, vol 27, no. 6, pp. 568-573. DOI: