Dr. Sabha Ganai, MD, PhD - Southern Illinois University - Director of Gastrointestinal Oncology

Dr. Sabha Ganai

MD, PhD

Southern Illinois University

Director of Gastrointestinal Oncology

Springfield, IL | United States

Additional Specialties: Surgical Oncology

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Dr. Sabha Ganai, MD, PhD - Southern Illinois University - Director of Gastrointestinal Oncology

Dr. Sabha Ganai

MD, PhD

Introduction

Primary Affiliation: Southern Illinois University - Springfield, IL , United States

Additional Specialties:

Education

Jun 2015 - May 2017
Harvard School of Public Health
MPH epidemiology
Epidemiology
Feb 2005 - Sep 2007
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Ph.D.
Molecular and Cellular Biology
Aug 1997 - May 2001
Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California
M.D.
Aug 1993 - May 1997
University of Southern California
B.S. Biomedical Engineering
Viterbi School of Engineering

Experience

Jul 2010 - Jun 2013
University of Chicago Medical Center
Fellow
Surgical Oncology
Jul 2001 - Jun 2010
Baystate Medical Center Department of Surgery
Surgical Resident
Sep 2013
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
Assistant Professor, Director of Gastrointestinal Oncology
Surgery

Publications

27Publications

353Reads

671Profile Views

78PubMed Central Citations

Prognostication and Communication in Oncology.

J Oncol Pract 2019 Apr 25;15(4):208-215. Epub 2019 Mar 25.

7 University of Chicago, Chicago, IL.

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http://ascopubs.org/doi/10.1200/JOP.18.00647
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JOP.18.00647DOI Listing
April 2019
8 Reads

National Trends in General Surgery Resident Exposure to Complex Oncology-Relevant Cases.

J Surg Educ 2019 Mar - Apr;76(2):378-386. Epub 2018 Sep 22.

Department of Surgery, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois; Department of Population Science and Policy, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsurg.2018.09.003DOI Listing
September 2018
28 Reads

Interdisciplinary Oncology Education: a National Survey of Trainees and Program Directors in the United States.

J Cancer Educ 2018 Jun;33(3):622-626

Department of Radiation and Cellular Oncology, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, 5758 South Maryland Avenue MC 9006, Chicago, IL, 60637, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13187-016-1139-6DOI Listing
June 2018
15 Reads
1.054 Impact Factor

Survival Implications of Increased Utilization of Local Excision for cT1N0 Esophageal Cancer.

Ann Surg 2018 Apr 18. Epub 2018 Apr 18.

Department of Surgery, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000002782DOI Listing
April 2018
21 Reads
8.330 Impact Factor

Implementation of an Early Palliative Care Referral Program: A Pilot Study in Quality Improvement.

J Palliat Med 2016 12 28;19(12):1241-1242. Epub 2016 Oct 28.

Department of General Surgery, SIU School of Medicine , Springfield, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2016.0324DOI Listing
December 2016
2 Reads

Disparities in long-term radiographic follow-up after cystectomy for bladder cancer: Analysis of the SEER-Medicare database.

Urol Ann 2016 Apr-Jun;8(2):178-83

Department of Urology, University of Oklahoma, School of Medicine, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0974-7796.164852DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4839235PMC
May 2016
18 Reads

Ethics and genomic medicine, how to navigate decisions in surgical oncology.

J Surg Oncol 2015 Jan 2;111(1):18-23. Epub 2014 Sep 2.

Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Surgery, Women's College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Surgery, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.23771DOI Listing
January 2015
8 Reads
1 Citation
3.244 Impact Factor

Primary tumor size predicts pathologic findings in the retroperitoneal lymph nodes in patients with paratesticular rhabdomyosarcoma.

Virchows Arch 2014 Dec 8;465(6):697-701. Epub 2014 Oct 8.

Department of Surgery, Division of Urology and Division of Surgical Oncology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, PO Box 19665, Springfield, IL, 62794-9665, USA,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00428-014-1663-xDOI Listing
December 2014
12 Reads
2.651 Impact Factor

The subspecialization of surgery: a paradigm shift.

J Gastrointest Surg 2014 Aug 23;18(8):1523-31. Epub 2014 Apr 23.

University of Oklahoma-Tulsa, Tulsa, OK, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11605-014-2514-4DOI Listing
August 2014
16 Reads
3 Citations
2.800 Impact Factor

Disclosure of surgeon experience.

Authors:
Sabha Ganai

World J Surg 2014 Jul;38(7):1622-5

Department of Surgery, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Simmons Cancer Institute, 315 West Carpenter Street, Springfield, IL, 62702, USA,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00268-014-2558-3DOI Listing
July 2014
7 Reads
1 Citation
2.642 Impact Factor

Investigation of the essential role of platelet-tumor cell interactions in metastasis progression using an agent-based model.

Theor Biol Med Model 2014 Apr 12;11:17. Epub 2014 Apr 12.

Department of Surgery, The University of Chicago Medicine, 5841 S, Maryland Avenue, MC 5094 S-032, Chicago, IL 60637, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1742-4682-11-17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4022382PMC
April 2014
11 Reads
11 Citations
0.950 Impact Factor

Can we predict morbidity and mortality before an operation?

Thorac Surg Clin 2013 Aug 18;23(3):287-99. Epub 2013 May 18.

Department of Surgery, The University of Chicago Medicine, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 6040, Chicago, IL 60637, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.thorsurg.2013.04.001DOI Listing
August 2013
10 Reads
1 Citation

Online medical professionalism.

Ann Intern Med 2013 Jul;159(2):157-8

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-159-2-201307160-00019DOI Listing
July 2013
7 Reads
17.810 Impact Factor

Predictors of unsuccessful laparoscopic resection of gastric submucosal neoplasms.

J Gastrointest Surg 2013 Feb 8;17(2):244-55; discussion 255-6. Epub 2012 Dec 8.

Department of Surgery, The University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11605-012-2095-zDOI Listing
February 2013
12 Reads
1 Citation
2.800 Impact Factor

Quality of life in the high-risk candidate for lung resection.

Thorac Surg Clin 2012 Nov 4;22(4):497-508. Epub 2012 Sep 4.

Department of Surgery, The University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60637, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.thorsurg.2012.07.005DOI Listing
November 2012
7 Reads
2 Citations

Screening mammography: bringing back into focus the value of a lifesaving intervention.

Cancer 2011 Jul;117(14):3062-3

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.26319DOI Listing
July 2011
5 Reads
4.890 Impact Factor

Understanding the kinetics of cancer: implications from prevention to prognostication.

Oncology (Williston Park) 2011 Jan;25(1):50, 56, 58

Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

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January 2011
5 Reads
2.981 Impact Factor

Virtual reality and computer-enhanced training devices equally improve laparoscopic surgical skill in novices.

JSLS 2008 Jul-Sep;12(3):219-26

Baystate Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, Massachusetts 01199, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3015873PMC
January 2009
26 Reads
4 Citations
0.790 Impact Factor

Adverse outcomes of geriatric patients undergoing abdominal surgery who are at high risk for delirium.

Arch Surg 2007 Nov;142(11):1072-8

Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, Massachusetts 01199, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archsurg.142.11.1072DOI Listing
November 2007
11 Reads
11 Citations
4.930 Impact Factor

Using GIS for spatial analysis of rectal lesions in the human body.

Int J Health Geogr 2007 Mar 15;6:11. Epub 2007 Mar 15.

Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1476-072X-6-11DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1839078PMC
March 2007
8 Reads
4 Citations

Virtual-reality training improves angled telescope skills in novice laparoscopists.

Am J Surg 2007 Feb;193(2):260-5

Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA 01199, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2005.11.019DOI Listing
February 2007
11 Reads
7 Citations
2.291 Impact Factor

Local recurrence after transanal endoscopic microsurgery for rectal polyps and early cancers.

Ann Surg Oncol 2006 Apr 2;13(4):547-56. Epub 2006 Mar 2.

Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, Massachusetts 01199, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/ASO.2006.04.010DOI Listing
April 2006
8 Reads
8 Citations
3.930 Impact Factor

Mapping the rectum: spatial analysis of transanal endoscopic microsurgical outcomes using GIS technology.

J Gastrointest Surg 2006 Jan;10(1):22-31

Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, MA 01199, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gassur.2005.08.030DOI Listing
January 2006
10 Reads
2 Citations
2.800 Impact Factor

Innominate artery transection secondary to blunt trauma.

J Trauma 2003 Jan;54(1):202

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January 2003
12 Reads
2.961 Impact Factor

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