Vikrom Dhar

Vikrom Kumar Dhar

Chief Resident in General Surgery

Education

Medical Degree, Michigan State University 2014

Bachelor's Degree, University of Michigan 2009 (Biomedical Engineering)

Master's Degree, University of Michigan 2010 (Biomedical Engineering)

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Kim, Young; Stahl, Christopher C; Makramalla, Abouelmagd; Olowokure, Olugbenga O; Ristagno, Ross L; Dhar, Vikrom K; Schoech, Michael R; Chadalavada, Seetharam; Latif, Tahir; Kharofa, Jordan; Bari, Khurram; Shah, Shimul A (2017. ) Downstaging therapy followed by liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma beyond Milan criteria.Surgery, ,

Dhar, Vikrom K; Wima, Koffi; Kim, Young; Hoehn, Richard S; Jung, Andrew D; Ertel, Audrey E; Diwan, Tayyab S; Paterno, Flavio; Shah, Shimul A (2017. ) Cost of achieving equivalent outcomes in sicker patients after liver transplant.HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association, ,

Kim, Young; Wima, Koffi; Jung, Andrew D; Martin, Grace E; Dhar, Vikrom K; Shah, Shimul A (2017. ) Laparoscopic subtotal cholecystectomy compared to total cholecystectomy: a matched national analysis.The Journal of surgical research, , 218 ,316-321

Hoehn, Richard S; Go, Derek E; Dhar, Vikrom K; Kim, Young; Hanseman, Dennis J; Wima, Koffi; Shah, Shimul A (2017. ) Understanding the "Weekend Effect" for Emergency General Surgery.Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, ,

Sethuraman, S A; Dhar, V K; Habib, D A; Sussman, J E; Ahmad, S A; Shah, S A; Tsuei, B J; Sussman, J J; Abbott, Daniel E (2017. ) Tube Feed Necrosis after Major Gastrointestinal Oncologic Surgery: Institutional Lessons and a Review of the Literature.Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, ,

Dhar, Vikrom K; Hoehn, Richard S; Kim, Young; Xia, Brent T; Jung, Andrew D; Hanseman, Dennis J; Ahmad, Syed A; Shah, Shimul A (2017. ) Equivalent Treatment and Survival after Resection of Pancreatic Cancer at Safety-Net Hospitals.Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, ,

Kim, Y; Jung, A D; Dhar, V K; Tadros, J S; Schauer, D P; Smith, E P; Hanseman, D J; Cuffy, M C; Alloway, R R; Shields, A R; Shah, S A; Woodle, E S; Diwan, T S (2017. ) Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy improves renal transplant candidacy and posttransplant outcomes in morbidly obese patients.American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, ,

Dhar, Vikrom K; Xia, Brent T; Ahmad, Syed A (2017. ) The Surgeon's Role in Treating Chronic Pancreatitis and Incidentally Discovered Pancreatic Lesions.Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, ,

Kim, Young; Shi, Junzi; Freeman, Christopher M; Jung, Andrew D; Dhar, Vikrom K; Shah, Shimul A; Woodle, E Steve; Diwan, Tayyab S (2017. ) Addressing the challenges of sleeve gastrectomy in end-stage renal disease: Analysis of 100 consecutive renal failure patients.Surgery, , 162 (2 ) ,358-365

Dhar, Vikrom K; Sutton, Jeffrey M; Xia, Brent T; Levinsky, Nick C; Wilson, Gregory C; Smith, Milton; Choe, Kyuran A; Moulton, Jonathan; Vu, Doan; Ristagno, Ross; Sussman, Jeffrey J; Edwards, Michael J; Abbott, Daniel E; Ahmad, Syed A (2017. ) Fistulojejunostomy Versus Distal Pancreatectomy for the Management of the Disconnected Pancreas Remnant Following Necrotizing Pancreatitis.Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, , 21 (7 ) ,1121-1127

Kim, Young; Dhar, Vikrom K; Wima, Koffi; Jung, Andrew D; Xia, Brent T; Hoehn, Richard S; Diwan, Tayyab S; Shah, Shimul A (2017. ) The center volume-outcome effect in pancreas transplantation: a national analysis.The Journal of surgical research, , 213 ,25-31

Hoehn, Richard S; Hanseman, Dennis J; Dhar, Vikrom K; Go, Derek E; Edwards, Michael J; Shah, Shimul A (2017. ) Opportunities to Improve Care of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Vulnerable Patient Populations.Journal of the American College of Surgeons, , 224 (4 ) ,697-704

Xia, Brent T; Fu, Baojin; Wang, Jiang; Kim, Young; Ahmad, S Ameen; Dhar, Vikrom K; Levinsky, Nick C; Hanseman, Dennis J; Habib, David A; Wilson, Gregory C; Smith, Milton; Olowokure, Olugbenga O; Kharofa, Jordan; Al Humaidi, Ali H; Choe, Kyuran A; Abbott, Daniel E; Ahmad, Syed A (2017. ) Does radiologic response correlate to pathologic response in patients undergoing neoadjuvant therapy for borderline resectable pancreatic malignancy?.Journal of surgical oncology, , 115 (4 ) ,376-383

Xia, Brent T; Habib, David A; Dhar, Vikrom K; Levinsky, Nick C; Kim, Young; Hanseman, Dennis J; Sutton, Jeffrey M; Wilson, Gregory C; Smith, Milton; Choe, Kyuran Ann; Sussman, Jeffrey J; Ahmad, Syed A; Abbott, Daniel E (2016. ) Early Recurrence and Omission of Adjuvant Therapy after Pancreaticoduodenectomy Argue against a Surgery-First Approach.Annals of surgical oncology, , 23 (13 ) ,4156-4164

Dhar, Vikrom K; Levinsky, Nick C; Xia, Brent T; Abbott, Daniel E; Wilson, Gregory C; Sussman, Jeffrey J; Smith, Milton T; Poreddy, Sampath; Choe, Kyuran; Hanseman, Dennis J; Edwards, Michael J; Ahmad, Syed A (2016. ) The natural history of chronic pancreatitis after operative intervention: The need for revisional operation.Surgery, , 160 (4 ) ,977-986

Cortez, Alexander R; Dhar, Vikrom K; Sussman, Jeffrey J; Pritts, Timothy A; Edwards, Michael J; Quillin, R Cutler (2018. ) Not all operative experiences are created equal: a 19-year analysis of a single center's case logs.The Journal of surgical research, , 229 ,127-133

Cortez, Alexander R; Katsaros, Gianna D; Dhar, Vikrom K; Drake, F Thurston; Pritts, Timothy A; Sussman, Jeffrey J; Edwards, Michael J; Quillin, R Cutler (2018. ) Narrowing of the surgical resident operative experience: A 27-year analysis of national ACGME case logs.Surgery, ,

Winer, Leah K; Dhar, Vikrom K; Wima, Koffi; Lee, Tiffany C; Morris, Mackenzie C; Shah, Shimul A; Ahmad, Syed A; Patel, Sameer H (2018. ) Perioperative Net Fluid Balance Predicts Pancreatic Fistula After Pancreaticoduodenectomy.Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, ,

Kim, Young; Cortez, Alexander R; Wima, Koffi; Dhar, Vikrom K; Athota, Krishna P; Schrager, Jason J; Pritts, Timothy A; Edwards, Michael J; Shah, Shimul A (2018. ) Impact of Preoperative Opioid Use After Emergency General Surgery.Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, , 22 (6 ) ,1098-1103

Jung, Andrew D; Dhar, Vikrom K; Hoehn, Richard S; Atkinson, Sarah J; Johnson, Bobby L; Rice, Teresa; Snyder, Jonathan R; Rafferty, Janice F; Edwards, Michael J; Paquette, Ian M (2018. ) Enhanced Recovery after Colorectal Surgery: Can We Afford Not to Use It?.Journal of the American College of Surgeons, , 226 (4 ) ,586-593

Dhar, Vikrom K; Hanseman, Dennis J; Watkins, Brad M; Paquette, Ian M; Shah, Shimul A; Thompson, Jonathan R (2018. ) What matters after sleeve gastrectomy: patient characteristics or surgical technique?.Surgery, , 163 (3 ) ,571-577

Midura, Emily F; Jung, Andrew D; Hanseman, Dennis J; Dhar, Vikrom; Shah, Shimul A; Rafferty, Janice F; Davis, Bradley R; Paquette, Ian M (2018. ) Combination oral and mechanical bowel preparations decreases complications in both right and left colectomy.Surgery, , 163 (3 ) ,528-534

Dhar, Vikrom K; Kim, Young; Graff, Justin T; Jung, Andrew D; Garrett, Jennifer; Dick, Lauren E; Harris, Jenifer; Shah, Shimul A (2018. ) Benefit of social media on patient engagement and satisfaction: Results of a 9-month, qualitative pilot study using Facebook.Surgery, , 163 (3 ) ,565-570

Morris, Mackenzie C; Dhar, Vikrom K; Stevenson, Megan A; Winer, Leah K; Lee, Tiffany C; Wang, Jiang; Ahmad, Syed A; Patel, Sameer H; Sussman, Jeffrey J; Abbott, Daniel E (2019. ) Adjuvant Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) for patients at High-Risk of Peritoneal Metastases.Surgical oncology, , 31 ,33-37

Lee, Tiffany C; Dhar, Vikrom K; Hoehn, Richard S; Wima, Koffi; Kim, Young; Ertel, Audrey E; Patel, Sameer H; Shah, Shimul A (2019. ) Liver transplantation at safety net hospitals: Potentially vulnerable patients with noninferior outcomes.Surgery, ,

Kotha, Nikhil V; Baumgartner, Joel M; Veerapong, Jula; Cloyd, Jordan M; Ahmed, Ahmed; Grotz, Travis E; Leiting, Jennifer L; Fournier, Keith; Lee, Andrew J; Dineen, Sean P; Dessureault, Sophie; Clarke, Callisia; Mogal, Harveshp; Zaidi, Mohammad Y; Russell, Maria C; Patel, Sameer H; Sussman, Jeffrey J; Dhar, Vikrom; Lambert, Laura A; Hendrix, Ryan J; Abbott, Daniel E; Pokrzywa, Courtney; Lafaro, Kelly; Lee, Byrne; Greer, Jonathan B; Fackche, Nadege; Lowy, Andrew M; Kelly, Kaitlyn J (2019. ) Primary Tumor Sidedness is Predictive of Survival in Colon Cancer Patients Treated with Cytoreductive Surgery With or Without Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy: A US HIPEC Collaborative Study.Annals of surgical oncology, , 26 (7 ) ,2234-2240

Winer, Leah K; Dhar, Vikrom K; Wima, Koffi; Morris, Mackenzie C; Lee, Tiffany C; Shah, Shimul A; Ahmad, Syed A; Patel, Sameer H (2019. ) The Impact of Tumor Location on Resection and Survival for Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma.The Journal of surgical research, , 239 ,60-66

Dhar, Vikrom K; Wima, Koffi; Lee, Tiffany C; Morris, Mackenzie C; Winer, Leah K; Ahmad, Syed A; Shah, Shimul A; Patel, Sameer H (2019. ) Perioperative blood transfusions following hepatic lobectomy: A national analysis of academic medical centers in the modern era.HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association, , 21 (6 ) ,748-756

Melstrom, Laleh G; Eng, Oliver S; Raoof, Mustafa; Singh, Gagandeep; Fong, Yuman; Latorre, Karen; Choi, Gi H; Salem, Riad; Bentrem, David J; Lewandowski, Robert; Makris, Eleftherios; Poultsides, George; Dhar, Vikrom K; Chadalavada, Seetharam; Shah, Shimul A; Johnson, Aileen C; Sekhar, Aarti; Kies, Darren; Maithel, Shishir K; Rocha, Flavio; Alseidi, Adnan; Hagendoorn, Jeroen; Borel Rinkes, Inne H M; Fisher, Alexander V; Ronnekleiv-Kelly, Sean; Weber, Sharon M; Winslow, Emily R; Abbott, Daniel E (2019. ) Is hepatectomy safe following Yttrium-90 therapy? A multi-institutional international experience.HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association, ,

Kerlakian, Stephanie; Dhar, Vikrom K; Abbott, Daniel E; Kooby, David A; Merchant, Nipun B; Kim, Hong J; Martin, Robert C; Scoggins, Charles R; Bentrem, David J; Weber, Sharon M; Maithel, Shishir K; Ahmad, Syed A; Patel, Sameer H (2019. ) Cyst location and presence of high grade dysplasia or invasive cancer in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas: a seven institution study from the central pancreas consortium.HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association, , 21 (4 ) ,482-488

Dhar, Vikrom K; Kim, Young; Wima, Koffi; Hoehn, Richard S; Shah, Shimul A (2018. ) The Importance of Safety-Net Hospitals in Emergency General Surgery.Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, , 22 (12 ) ,2064-2071

Dhar, Vikrom K; Wima, Koffi; Kim, Young; Ahmad, Syed A; Patel, Sameer H; Shah, Shimul A (2018. ) Variability in blood transfusions after pancreaticoduodenectomy: A national analysis of the University HealthSystem Consortium.Surgery, , 164 (4 ) ,795-801

Dhar, Vikrom K; Merchant, Nipun B; Patel, Sameer H; Edwards, Michael J; Wima, Koffi; Imbus, Joseph; Abbott, Daniel E; Weber, Sharon M; Louie, Raphael; Kim, Hong J; Martin, Robert C G; Scoggins, Charles R; Bentrem, David J; LeCompte, Michael T; Idrees, Kamran; Lopez-Aguiar, Alexandra G; Maithel, Shishir K; Kooby, David A; Franco, Daniel A; Yakoub, Danny; Ahmad, Syed A (2018. ) Does Surgical Margin Impact Recurrence in Noninvasive Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms?: A Multi-institutional Study.Annals of surgery, , 268 (3 ) ,469-478

Browne D.; Dhar V.K.; Goodman M.D.; Hanseman D.J.; Makley A.T.; Sussman J.J.; Young G. (03-01-2020. ) Does Geographical Bias Impact the Match for General Surgery Residents?.Journal of Surgical Education, , 77 (2 ) ,260-266

Abbott D.E.; Abdel-Misih S.; Baumgartner J.M.; Beal E.W.; Clarke C.; Cloyd J.M.; Dhar V.; Dineen S.; Fackche N.; Fournier K.; Greer J.; Grotz T.; Hendrix R.J.; Kimbrough C.; Lambert L.; Lee A.J.; Lee B.; Leiting J.; Patel S.H.; Pawlik T.M.; Pokrzywa C.; Powers B.; Raoof M.; Staley C.A.; Veerapong J.; Wiseman J.T.; Zaidi M.Y. (03-01-2020. ) Predictors of Anastomotic Failure After Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemo.Annals of Surgical Oncology, , 27 (3 ) ,783-792

Abdel-Misih S.; Ahmed A.; Baumgartner J.M.; Beal E.W.; Clarke C.; Cloyd J.M.; Dessureault S.; Dhar V.; Dineen S.; Fackche N.; Fournier K.F.; Grotz T.; Hendrix R.; Johnston F.; Lambert L.; LaRocca C.; Lee A.J.; Leiting J.; Maithel S.K.; Patel S.; Pawlik T.M.; Pokrzywa C.; Raoof M.; Ronnekleiv-Kelly S.; Strong E.; Veerapong J.; Zaidi M.Y. (03-01-2020. ) Trends in the indications for and short-term outcomes of cytoreductive surgery with hyperthermic int.American Journal of Surgery, , 219 (3 ) ,478-483

Dhar V.;Thomas R.M.;Ahmad S.A. (01-01-2016. ) Repeat Hepatectomy for Colorectal Liver Metastases .Cancer treatment and research, , 168 ,203-220

Dhar V.K.;Hanseman D.J.;Young G.;Browne D.;Makley A.T.;Sussman J.J.;Goodman M.D. (03-01-2020. ) Does Geographical Bias Impact the Match for General Surgery Residents?.Journal of Surgical Education, , 77 (2 ) ,260-266

Wiseman J.T.;Kimbrough C.;Beal E.W.;Zaidi M.Y.;Staley C.A.;Grotz T.;Leiting J.;Fournier K.;Lee A.J.;Dineen S.;Powers B.;Veerapong J.;Baumgartner J.M.;Clarke C.;Patel S.H.;Dhar V.;Hendrix R.J.;Lambert L.;Abbott D.E.;Pokrzywa C.;Raoof M.;Lee B.;Fackche N.;Greer J.;Pawlik T.M.;Abdel-Misih S.;Cloyd J.M. (03-01-2020. ) Predictors of Anastomotic Failure After Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemo.Annals of Surgical Oncology, , 27 (3 ) ,783-792

Beal E.W.;Ahmed A.;Grotz T.;Leiting J.;Fournier K.F.;Lee A.J.;Dineen S.;Dessureault S.;Baumgartner J.M.;Veerapong J.;Clarke C.;Strong E.;Maithel S.K.;Zaidi M.Y.;Patel S.;Dhar V.;Hendrix R.;Lambert L.;Johnston F.;Fackche N.;Raoof M.;LaRocca C.;Ronnekleiv-Kelly S.;Pokrzywa C.;Pawlik T.M.;Abdel-Misih S.;Cloyd J.M. (03-01-2020. ) Trends in the indications for and short-term outcomes of cytoreductive surgery with hyperthermic int.American Journal of Surgery, , 219 (3 ) ,478-483

Powers, Benjamin D; Felder, Seth; Veerapong, Jula; Baumgartner, Joel M; Clarke, Callisia; Mogal, Harveshp; Staley, Charles A; Maithel, Shishir K; Patel, Sameer; Dhar, Vikrom; Lambert, Laura; Hendrix, Ryan J; Abbott, Daniel E; Pokrzywa, Courtney; Raoof, Mustafa; Lee, Byrne; Johnston, Fabian M; Greer, Jonathan; Cloyd, Jordan M; Kimbrough, Charles; Grotz, Travis; Leiting, Jennifer; Fournier, Keith; Lee, Andrew J; Imanirad, Iman; Dessureault, Sophie; Dineen, Sean P (2020. ) Repeat Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy Is Not Associated with Prohibitive Complications: Results of a Multiinstitutional Retrospective Study.Annals of surgical oncology, ,

Beal, Eliza W; Suarez-Kelly, Lorena P; Kimbrough, Charles W; Johnston, Fabian M; Greer, Jonathan; Abbott, Daniel E; Pokrzywa, Courtney; Raoof, Mustafa; Lee, Byrne; Grotz, Travis E; Leiting, Jennifer L; Fournier, Keith; Lee, Andrew J; Dineen, Sean P; Powers, Benjamin; Veerapong, Jula; Baumgartner, Joel M; Clarke, Callisia; Mogal, Harveshp; Russell, Marti C; Zaidi, Mohammed Y; Patel, Sameer H; Dhar, Vikrom; Lambert, Laura; Hendrix, Ryan J; Hays, John; Abdel-Misih, Sherif; Cloyd, Jordan M (2020. ) Impact of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy on the Outcomes of Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Colorectal Peritoneal Metastases: A Multi-Institutional Retrospective Review.Journal of clinical medicine, , 9 (3 ) ,

Book Chapter

Dhar V, Thomas RM, Ahmad SA (2017 ) Repeat hepatectomy for colorectal liver metastases GI Malignancies: Contemporary Issues .

Xia BT, Dhar VK, Ahmad SA (2017 ) Operative management of dominant head-based chronic pancreatitis Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary and Transplant Surgery: Practical Management of Dilemmas .

Dhar VK, Shah SA (2018 ) Surgical approach in hepatocellular carcinoma: resection versus transplantation Primary and Metastatic Liver Tumors: Treatment Strategy and Evolving Therapies .Springer

Presentations

Poster Presentations

Dhar VK, Wima K, Shah SA, Thompson JR (04-2018. ) Variability in cost for laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: a national analysis .Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Seattle, WA. .

Dhar VK, Graff JT, Hanseman DJ, et al (03-2018. ) Standardization of surgical technique reduces gastroesophageal reflux disease after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy .Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Seattle, WA. .

Dhar VK, Hoehn RS, Kim Y, et al (05-2017. ) Equivalent treatment and survival after resection of pancreatic cancer at safety-net hospitals .Pancreas Club Meeting, Chicago, IL. .

Dhar VK, Wima K, Jung A, et al (05-2017. ) Variability in blood transfusions after pancreaticoduodenectomy: a national analysis .Pancreas Club Meeting, Chicago, IL. .

Dhar VK, Wilson GC, Saeed Z, et al (05-2017. ) The biology of mixed duct IPMN: Are current guidelines for the classification accurate? .Pancreas Club Meeting, Chicago, IL. .

Dhar VK, Martin G, Wima K, et al (04-2017. ) Impact of age on the presentation and management of breast cancer: a national cancer database analysis .American Society of Breast Surgeons, Las Vegas, NV. .

Dhar VK, Jung A, Kim Y, et al (03-2017. ) Safety and efficacy of novel clamping device to facilitate sleeve formation in laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy .Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Houston, TX. .

Dhar VK, Sutton JM, Xia BT, et al (05-2016. ) Fistulojejunostomy versus distal pancreatectomy for the management of disconnected duct and distal pancreas .Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, San Diego, CA. .

Paper Presentations

Dhar VK, Merchant NB, Patel SH, et al (04-2018. ) Does surgical margin impact recurrence in non-invasive intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms? A multi-institutional study .American Surgical Association, Phoenix, AZ.

Dhar VK, Wima K, Winer LK, et al (03-2018. ) Is adjuvant therapy needed for surgically resected ampullary tumors? .Society of Surgical Oncology Annual Cancer Symposium, Chicago, IL.

Dhar VK, Wima K, Kim Y, et al (03-2018. ) Surgeon volume correlates with perioperative blood transfusions after pancreaticoduodenectomy .Central Surgical Association, Columbus, OH.

Dhar VK, Wima K, Winer LK, et al (03-2018. ) Impact of tumor location on resectability and survival for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma .Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, Miami, FL.

Dhar VK, Graff JT, Wakefield C, et al (03-2018. ) Understanding fibrinolysis shutdown in liver transplantation .Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, Miami, FL.

Dhar VK, Cortez AR, Jung AD, et al (03-2018. ) Impact of side-to-side cavocavostomy versus traditional piggyback implantation in liver transplant .Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, Miami, FL.

Dhar VK, Wima K, Jung AD, et al (03-2018. ) Perioperative blood transfusions following hepatic lobectomy: a national analysis of academic medical centers in the modern era .Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, Miami, FL.

Dhar VK, Kim Y, Cortez AR, et al (01-2018. ) Impact of active opioid use on healthcare costs for patients with intestinal obstruction .Academic Surgical Congress, Jacksonville, FL.

Dhar VK, Hoehn RS, Wima K, et al (10-2017. ) Liver transplantation at safety-net hospitals: vulnerable patients with equivalent outcomes .American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, San Diego, CA.

Dhar VK, Hanseman DJ, Watkins BM, et al (07-2017. ) What matters after sleeve gastrectomy: patient characteristics or surgical technique? .Central Surgical Association, Chicago, IL.

Dhar VK, Kim Y, Jung AD, et al (07-2017. ) Benefit of social media on patient engagement and satisfaction: results of a 6-month pilot study using Facebook .Central Surgical Association, Chicago, IL.

Dhar VK, Hoehn RS, Kim Y, et al (05-2017. ) Equivalent treatment and survival after resection of pancreatic cancer at safety-net hospitals .Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, Chicago, IL.

Dhar VK, Wima K, Jung A, et al (03-2017. ) Cost of achieving equivalent outcomes in sicker patients after liver transplant .Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, Miami, FL.

Dhar VK, Wima K, Jung A, et al (03-2017. ) National variability in blood transfusions after pancreaticoduodenectomy .Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, Miami, FL.

Dhar VK, Wilson GC, Saeed Z, et al (03-2017. ) The biology of mixed duct IPMN: Are current guidelines for the classification accurate? .Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, Miami, FL.

Dhar VK, Kim Y, Wima K, et al (02-2017. ) The center volume-outcome effect in pancreas transplantation: a national analysis from 2009-2012 .Academic Surgical Congress, Las Vegas, NV.

Dhar VK, Levinsky NC, Xia BT, et al (03-2016. ) The natural history of chronic pancreatitis after operative intervention: the need for revisional operation .Central Surgical Association, Montreal, Quebec.

Honors and Awards

2017 Central Surgical Association Best New Member Paper Award

2017 Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT) Residents and Fellows Research Conference Travel Award

2017 Winner, Clinical Section, Department of Surgery Resident Research Competition

2013 Michigan State University Medical Student Research Investigator Award

2010 University of Michigan Epeians Leadership Honor Society

2008 University of Michigan College of Engineering Charles Barth Jr. Prize Finalist

Service

Class President, University of Michigan College of Engineering, Ann Arbor, MI 2008 -2010

Chair of Academic Affairs, Student Council, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, MI 2010 -2012

Resident Class Representative, Department of Surgery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 2014 -To Present

Post Graduate Training and Education

07-2016-06-2018 Surgical Research Fellow, Cincinnati Research on Outcomes and Safety in Surgery (CROSS), Department of Surgery, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH (Mentors: Shimul A. Shah, MD, Syed A. Ahmad, MD),

07-2016-06-2018 Surgical Research Fellow, Cincinnati Collaborative for Obesity Research (CCORE), Department of Surgery, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH (Mentor: Jonathan R. Thompson, MD),

Professional Affiliation

2017 -To Present: Society of Surgical Oncology, Resident Member

2017 -To Present: Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, Resident Member

2017 -To Present: Pancreas Club, Resident Member

2014 -To Present: American College of Surgeons, Resident Member

Contact Information

Academic - Medical Sciences Building
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267-0558
Phone: 513-558-4206
vikrom.dhar@uc.edu