Alejandro Aragaki-Nakahodo

Alejandro Adolfo Aragaki-Nakahodo

Assistant Professor of Clinical

Medical Sciences Building

6363

COM IM Pulmonary Division - 0564

University of Cincinnati - College of Medicine
Medical Sciences Building ML0564 Room 6365
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267

Education

Doctor of Medicine (MD), Universidad Peruana "Cayetano Heredia" Lima, PERU, 2004 (Medicine)

Internal Medicine Residency, Henry Ford Hospital Detroit, MI, 2010

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH, 2013

Interventional Pulmonology Fellowship, University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH, 2015

Positions and Work Experience

06-01-2014 - Adjunct Instructor of Clinical, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

06-01-2014 - Tele-ICU physician; Pulmonary - Critical Care physician, Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

Research and Practice Interests

Interventional Pulmonology: cryotherapy
Critical Care Medicine: mechanical ventilation

Clinical Focus

Critical Care Medicine

Pulmonary Disease

Specialities

Critical Care Medicine

Internal Medicine

Interventional Pulmonology

Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine (Critical Care Medicine)

10/09/2013

American Board of Internal Medicine

08/09/2011

American Board of Internal Medicine (Pulmonary Disease)

11/13/2012

American Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology

01/01/2016

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Cudzilo, Corey; Aragaki, Alejandro; Guitron, Julian; Benzaquen, Sadia (2014. ) Methotrexate-induced pleuropericarditis and eosinophilic pleural effusion.Journal of bronchology & interventional pulmonology, , 21 (1 ) ,90-2

Gupta, Nishant; Aragaki, Alejandro; Wikenheiser-Brokamp, Kathryn A; Benzaquen, Sadia; Panos, Ralph J (2012. ) Occam's razor or Hickam's dictum?.Journal of bronchology & interventional pulmonology, , 19 (3 ) ,216-9

Aragaki A, Benzaquen S, Eschenbacher W, Guitron J and Cudzilo C (2013. ) Endobronchial Ultrasound-Guided Needle Aspiration of a Bronchogenic Cyst to Liberate from Mechanical Ventilation: Case Report and Literature Review .J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol, , 2013 (20(2) ) ,152

Aragaki A, Benzaquen S and Kirschner M (2014. ) Coinfection by Nocardia beijingensis and Nocardia arthritidis in an immunocompromised patient diagnosed by endobronchial ultrasound guided transbronchial needle aspiration (EBUS-TBNA) .Respiratory Medicine Case Reports, , online ,

Sriprasart, Thitiwat; Aragaki, Alejandro; Baughman, Robert; Wikenheiser-Brokamp, Kathryn; Khanna, Gaurav; Tanase, Daniel; Kirschner, Michelle; Benzaquen, Sadia (2017. ) A Single US Center Experience of Transbronchial Lung Cryobiopsy for Diagnosing Interstitial Lung Disease With a 2-Scope Technique.Journal of bronchology & interventional pulmonology, , 24 (2 ) ,131-135

Presentations

Poster Presentations

Coz A and Aragaki A (2010. ) (In Press. ) Invasive Neuroaspergillosis in an Immunocompetent Host .Chest Conference 2010,

Benzaquen S, Aragaki A, Sriprasart T, Baughman R and James L. (2016. ) (In Press. ) The complimentary role of transbronchial cryobiopsy vs endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS) for diagnosis of pulmonary sarcoidosis .2016 ATS International Conference, San Francisco, CA. .

Alam A, Aragaki A and Balestra R. (2016. ) (In Press. ) Streptococcus intermedius mediastinitis and brain abscess due to aspiration .2016 ATS International Conference, San Francisco, CA. .

Tandon A, Benzaquen S and Aragaki A. (2016. ) (In Press. ) A case of pulmonary aspergillosis unfit for subtyping .2016 ATS International Conference, San Francisco, CA. .

Niehaus K, Balestra R, Sriprasart T, Aragaki A and Benzaquen S (2016. ) (In Press. ) A rare case of massive hemoptysis due to pulmonary artery aneurysm .2016 ATS International Conference, San Francisco, CA. .

Benzaquen S, Aragaki A and Sriprasart T (2016. ) (In Press. ) The complimentary role of transbronchial lung cryobiopsies in the diagnosis of pulmonary sarcoidosis .19th WCBIP/WCBE World Congress, Florence, Italy. .

Post Graduate Training and Education

07-01-2007-06-30-2010 Internal Medicine Residency, Henry Ford Hospital, , Detroit, MI

07-01-2010-06-30-2013 Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship, University of Cincinnati, , Cincinnati, OH

06-01-2014-06-30-2015 Interventional Pulmonology Fellowship, University of Cincinnati, , Cincinnati, OH

Contact Information

Academic - University of Cincinnati - College of Medicine
Medical Sciences Building ML0564 Room 6365
CincinnatiĀ  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-558-3028
Fax: 513-558-2051
aragakao@ucmail.uc.edu