Sunil Dacha, MBBS

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Academic Institute
Associate Clinical Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Publications

Timeline of FDA-Approved Targeted Therapy for Cholangiocarcinoma
Cho, SM, Esmail, A, Raza, A, Dacha, S & Abdelrahim, M 2022, , Cancers, vol. 14, no. 11, 2641. https://doi.org/10.3390/cancers14112641

Long-term Outcome of Per-oral Endoscopic Myotomy Performed in the Endoscopy Unit With Trainees
Abdelfatah, MM, Calderon, LF, Koldhekar, A, Kapil, N, Noll, A, Shah, R, Mekaroonkamol, P, Patel, V, Dacha, S, Philips, G, Shahnavaz, N, Keilin, S, Willingham, FF, Christie, J & Cai, Q 2022, , Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy and Percutaneous Techniques, vol. 32, no. 1, pp. 114-118. https://doi.org/10.1097/SLE.0000000000001014

Core curriculum for endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD)
Aihara, H, Dacha, S, Anand, GS, Byrne, KR, Chahal, P, James, T, Kowalski, TE, Repaka, A, Saadi, M, Sheth, SG, Taylor, JR, Williams, RL & Wagh, MS 2021, , Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, vol. 93, no. 6, pp. 1215-1221. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2021.01.026

Core curriculum for ergonomics in endoscopy
Walsh, CM, Qayed, E, Aihara, H, Anand, GS, Byrne, K, Chahal, P, Dacha, S, James, TW, Kowalski, TE, Repaka, A, Saadi, M, Sheth, SG, Taylor, JR, Williams, RL & Wagh, MS 2021, , Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, vol. 93, no. 6, pp. 1222-1227. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2021.01.023

Advanced endoscopy fellowship training in the United States: recent trends in American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy advanced endoscopy fellowship match, trainee experience, and postfellowship employment
(ASGE Training Committee Chair) 2021, , Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, vol. 93, no. 6, pp. 1207-1214.e2. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2021.01.027

Core curriculum for peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM)
Dacha, S, Aihara, H, Anand, GS, Byrne, KR, Chahal, P, James, T, Kowalski, TE, Qayed, E, Repaka, A, Saadi, M, Sheth, SG, Taylor, JR, Walsh, CM, Williams, RL & Wagh, MS 2021, , Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, vol. 93, no. 3, pp. 539-543. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2020.10.026

Colonoscopy core curriculum
ASGE Training Committee 2021, , Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, vol. 93, no. 2, pp. 297-304. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2020.06.054

Core curriculum for endoscopic mucosal resection
ASGE Training Committee 2021, , Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, vol. 93, no. 2, pp. 293-296. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2020.06.053

Core curriculum for endoscopic ablative techniques
ASGE Training Committee 2021, , Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, vol. 93, no. 2, pp. 305-308. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2020.06.055

Core curriculum for endoluminal stent placement
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Training Committee 2020, , Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, vol. 92, no. 3, pp. 463-468. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2020.04.025

Core curriculum for EUS
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Training Committee 2020, , Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, vol. 92, no. 3, pp. 469-473. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2020.04.026

Proximal and distal gastric retention patterns in gastroparesis and the impact of gastric per-oral endoscopic myotomy: A retrospective analysis using gastric emptying scintigraphy
Spandorfer, R, Zhu, Y, Abdelfatah, MM, Mekaroonkamol, P, Dacha, S, Galt, JR, Halkar, R & Cai, Q 2020, , Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technology, vol. 48, no. 2, pp. 158-162. https://doi.org/10.2967/jnmt.119.235630

Mucosectomy device-assisted endoscopic resection of gastric subepithelial lesions
Li, LY, Li, BW, Mekaroonkamol, P, Chen, HM, Shen, SS, Luo, H, Dacha, S, Xue, Y, Cristofaro, S, Keilin, S, Willingham, F & Cai, Q 2020, , Journal of Digestive Diseases, vol. 21, no. 4, pp. 215-221. https://doi.org/10.1111/1751-2980.12856

Performance Characteristics of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Patients with Pancreas Divisum
Shah, R, Mekaroonkamol, P, Patel, VA, Raphael, K, Dacha, S, Keilin, SA, Cai, Q, Mittal, P & Willingham, FF 2019, , Pancreas, vol. 48, no. 10, pp. 1343-1347. https://doi.org/10.1097/MPA.0000000000001437

Association between duration or etiology of gastroparesis and clinical response after gastric per-oral endoscopic pyloromyotomy
Mekaroonkamol, P, Patel, V, Shah, R, Li, B, Luo, H, Shen, S, Chen, H, Shahnavaz, N, Dacha, S, Keilin, S, Willingham, FF, Christie, J & Cai, Q 2019, , Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, vol. 89, no. 5, pp. 969-976. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gie.2018.12.023

Practice patterns and use of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in the management of recurrent acute pancreatitis
Reichstein, JB, Patel, V, Mekaroonkamol, P, Dacha, S, Keilin, SA, Cai, Q & Willingham, FF 2019, , Clinical Endoscopy, vol. 53, no. 1, pp. 73-81. https://doi.org/10.5946/ce.2019.052

Gastric Peroral Endoscopic Pyloromyotomy Reduces Symptoms, Increases Quality of Life, and Reduces Health Care Use For Patients With Gastroparesis
Mekaroonkamol, P, Dacha, S, Wang, L, Li, X, Jiang, Y, Li, L, Li, T, Shahnavaz, N, Sakaria, S, LeVert, FE, Keilin, S, Willingham, F, Christie, J & Cai, Q 2019, , Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, vol. 17, no. 1, pp. 82-89. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2018.04.016

Outcomes of Per Oral Endoscopic Pyloromyotomy in the United States
Mekaroonkamol, P, Dacha, S, Patel, V, Li, B, Luo, H, Shen, S, Chen, H & Cai, Q 2019, , Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics of North America, vol. 29, no. 1, pp. 151-160. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.giec.2018.08.009

Outcomes and quality of life assessment after per oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) performed in the endoscopy unit with trainees
Dacha, S, Wang, L, Li, X, Jiang, Y, Philips, G, Keilin, SA, Willingham, FF & Cai, Q 2018, , Surgical Endoscopy, vol. 32, no. 7, pp. 3046-3054. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-017-6015-x

Fluoroscopic gastric peroral endoscopic pyloromyotomy (G-POEM) in patients with a failed gastric electrical stimulator
Koul, A, Dacha, S, Mekaroonkamol, P, Li, X, Li, L, Shahnavaz, N, Keilin, S, Willingham, FF, Christie, J & Cai, Q 2018, , Gastroenterology Report, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 122-126. https://doi.org/10.1093/gastro/gox040