Vadim Sherman, MD

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

Education & Training

Clinical Fellowship , Cleveland Clinic Hospital
Residency , McGill University
MD , University of Western Ontario Faculty of Medicine

Revisional Bariatric Surgery
Switzer, NJ, Karmali, S, Gill, RS & Sherman, V 2016, Surgical Clinics of North America, vol 96, no. 4, pp. 827-842. DOI:

Human intestinal enteroids: A new model to study human rotavirus infection, host restriction, and pathophysiology
Saxena, K, Blutt, SE, Ettayebi, K, Zeng, XL, Broughman, JR, Crawford, SE, Karandikar, UC, Sastri, NP, Conner, ME, Opekun, AR, Graham, DY, Qureshi, W, Sherman, V, Foulke-Abel, J, In, J, Kovbasnjuk, O, Zachos, NC, Donowitz, M & Estes, MK 2016, Journal of Virology, vol 90, no. 1, pp. 43-56. DOI:

A robust and non-obtrusive automatic event tracking system for operating room management to improve patient care
Huang, AY, Joerger, G, Salmon, R, Dunkin, B, Sherman, V, Bass, BL & Garbey, M 2015, Surgical Endoscopy. DOI:

Effectiveness of B Vitamin Supplementation Following Bariatric Surgery: Rapid Increases of Serum Vitamin B12
Moore, CE & Sherman, V 2015, Obesity Surgery, vol 25, no. 4, pp. 694-699. DOI:

Commentary on: Bariatric surgery in the elderly: 2009-2013
Sherman, V 2015, Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, vol 11, no. 2, pp. 398. DOI:

A Smart Trocar for automatic tool recognition in laparoscopic surgery
Toti, G, Garbey, M, Sherman, V, Bass, BL & Dunkin, BJ 2015, Surgical Innovation, vol 22, no. 1, pp. 77-82. DOI:

An Intelligent Hospital Operating Room to Improve Patient Health Care
Garbey, M, Huang, AY, Joerger, G, Salmon, R, Kim, J, Sherman, V, Dunkin, B & Bass, BL 2015, Journal of Computational Surgery, vol 2, no. 1.

Transcriptome analysis of human adipocytes implicates the NOD-like receptor pathway in obesity-induced adipose inflammation
Yin, Z , Deng, T , Peterson, LE, Yu, R, Lin, J, Hamilton, DJ, Reardon, PR, Sherman, V, Winnier, GE, Zhan, M, Lyon, CJ, Wong, STC & Hsueh, WA 2014, Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology, vol 394, no. 1-2, pp. 80-87. DOI:

Vitamin D Supplementation Efficacy: Sleeve Gastrectomy Versus Gastric Bypass Surgery
Moore, CE & Sherman, V 2014, Obesity Surgery, vol 24, no. 12, pp. 2055-2060. DOI:

Clinical management of patients presenting with non-adjustable gastric band (NAGB) complications
Balogh, J, Vizhul, A, Dunkin, BJ, Tariq, N & Sherman, V 2014, Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine, vol 87, no. 2, pp. 159-166.

Bariatric surgery and end-stage organ failure
Tariq, N , Moore, LW & Sherman, V 2013, Surgical Clinics of North America, vol 93, no. 6, pp. 1359-1371. DOI:

Racial disparity in short-term outcomes after gastric bypass surgery
Cheung, LK, Lal, LS, Chow, DSL & Sherman, V 2013, Obesity Surgery, vol 23, no. 12, pp. 2096-2103. DOI:

Bariatric surgery
Sherman, V 2013, Texas Heart Institute Journal, vol 40, no. 3, pp. 296-297.

Evaluation of ultrasound for identification of abdominal wall myofascial components by novice learners
Sucher, JF, Lyons, C, Salas, N, Sherman, V & Dunkin, B 2013, Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques, vol 27, no. 6, pp. 1953-1956. DOI:

Class II major histocompatibility complex plays an essential role in obesity-induced adipose inflammation
Deng, T, Lyon, CJ, Minze, LJ, Lin, J, Zou, J, Liu, JZ, Ren, Y, Yin, Z, Hamilton, DJ, Reardon, PR, Sherman, V, Wang, HY, Phillips, KJ, Webb, P, Wong, STC, Wang, RF & Hsueh, WA 2013, Cell Metabolism, vol 17, no. 3, pp. 411-422. DOI:

Revisional bariatric surgery
Sherman, V & Riordon, M 2013, . in The Fundamentals of Bariatric Surgery. Nova Science Publishers, Inc. pp. 195-205.

NF-?B-inducing kinase (NIK) mediates skeletal muscle insulin resistance: Blockade by adiponectin
Choudhary, S, Sinha, S, Zhao, Y, Banerjee, S, Sathyanarayana, P, Shahani, S, Sherman, V, Tilton, RG & Bajaj, M 2011, Endocrinology, vol 152, no. 10, pp. 3622-3627. DOI:

Laparoscopic Heller myotomy and gastric bypass for achalasia after vertical banded gastroplasty
Benavente-Chenhalls, LA, Sherman, V & Reardon, PR 2011, Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, vol 7, no. 5, pp. 664-665. DOI:

Increased abundance of the adaptor protein containing pleckstrin homology domain, phosphotyrosine binding domain and leucine zipper motif (APPL1) in patients with obesity and type 2 diabetes: Evidence for altered adiponectin signalling
Holmes, RM, Yi, Z, De Filippis, E, Berria, R, Shahani, S, Sathyanarayana, P, Sherman, V, Fujiwara, K, Meyer, C, Christ-Roberts, C, Hwang, H, Finlayson, J, Dong, LQ, Mandarino, LJ & Bajaj, M 2011, Diabetologia, vol 54, no. 8, pp. 2122-2131. DOI:

What is my goal? Expected weight loss and comorbidity outcomes among bariatric surgery patients
Karmali, S, Kadikoy, H, Brandt, ML & Sherman, V 2011, Obesity Surgery, vol 21, no. 5, pp. 595-603. DOI: