Puja G. Khaitan, MD

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


Publications

Endoscopically Guided Laparoscopic Gastrojejunostomy Tube Placement for Patients with Distal Esophageal Stents
Nussenbaum, ME, Chan, EY, Kim, MP & Khaitan, PG 2017, Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, pp. 1-4. DOI:

Management of gastric conduit dehiscence with self-expanding metal stents: A case report on salvaging the gastric conduit
Liang, DH, Meisenbach, LM, Kim, MP, Chan, EY & Khaitan, PG 2017, Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, vol 12, no. 1, 4. DOI:

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: