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Arghavan Salles, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery

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Medical School

MD, Stanford University School of Medicine, 2006

Graduate School

PhD, Stanford University School of Education, 2014

Post Doctoral Education

General Surgery Residency, Stanford University School of Medicine, 2015

Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine, 2016

Board Certifications

Board Certified – General Surgery

Clinical Interests

Bariatric surgery, foregut surgery (including anti-reflux procedures and treatment of achalasia), cholecystectomy and inguinal hernia repair

Research Interests

Gender equity, diversity in medicine, stereotype threat, physician well-being, burnout

Selected Publications

Salles A, Mueller CM, Cohen GL. A Values Affirmation Intervention to Improve Female Residents' Surgical Performance. J Grad Med Educ. 2016 Jul;8(3):378-83.

Lin DT, Liebert CA, Tran J, Lau JN, Salles A. Emotional Intelligence as a Predictor of Resident Well-Being. J Am Coll Surg. 2016 Aug;223(2):352-8.

Salles A, Mueller CM, Cohen GL. Exploring the Relationship Between Stereotype Perception and Residents' Well-Being. J Am Coll Surg. 2016 Jan;222(1):52-8.

Dua MM, Gerry J, Salles A, Tran TB, Triadafilopoulos G, Visser BC. Biliary Cystadenoma: A Suggested "Cystamatic" Approach? Dig Dis Sci. 2016 Jul;61(7):1835-8.

Salles A, Dua M, Friedland S, Visser B. Minimally invasive approaches to resection of benign/low-grade gastric tumors. Surg Endosc. 2016 Jun;30(6):2624-5.

Salles A, Liebert CA, Greco RS. Promoting Balance in the Lives of Resident Physicians: A Call to Action. JAMA Surg. 2015 Jul;150(7):607-8.

Sweeney TE, Salles A, Harris OA, Spain DA, Staudenmayer KL. Prediction of neurosurgical intervention after mild traumatic brain injury using the national trauma data bank. World J Emerg Surg. 2015 Jun 6;10:23.

Salles A, Cohen GL, Mueller CM. The relationship between grit and resident well-being. Am J Surg. 2014 Feb;207(2):251-4.

Salles A, Kastenberg ZJ, Wall JK, Visser BC, Bruzoni M. Complete resection of a rare intrahepatic variant of a choledochal cyst. J Pediatr Surg. 2013 Mar;48(3):652-4.

Salles A, Nino-Murcia M, Jeffrey RB Jr. CT of pancreas: minimum intensity projections. Abdom Imaging. 2008 Mar-Apr;33(2):207-13.

Chapters

Salles A. (2009). Large bowel obstruction. In TC Nguyen & OJ Abilez (Eds.), Practical guide to the care of the surgical patient: The pocket scalpel (193-4). Philadelphia: Elsevier.

Salles, A. (2009). Small bowel obstruction. In TC Nguyen & OJ Abilez (Eds.), Practical guide to the care of the surgical patient: The pocket scalpel (194-6). Philadelphia: Elsevier.

Chapter Contributor: Tribble CG, Hobson CE, & Thaemert NL (Eds). (2009). ICU Recall (3rd Ed.). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.