Tayyab Diwan

Tayyab S Diwan , MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Director of Transplant Fellowship Program

Medical Sciences Building
Room 1555
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267
Phone 513-558-3892
Email tayyab.diwan@uc.edu


Bachelor's Degree: Case Western Reserve University 1997 (Psychology)

Medical Degree: Case Western Reserve University 2001

General Surgery Residency: Maricopa Medical Center 2007

Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship: Legacy Health Systems - Portland 2008

Abdominal Transplant Surgery Fellowship: Mayo Clinic 2011


American Board of Surgery (Certification Date: 11-16-2009 )

Clinical Interests

Transplant Surgery

Research and Practice Interests

Transplant Surgery, Liver Transplant, Kidney Transplant, Pancreatic Transplant, Hepatobiliary Surgery


Peer Reviewed Publications

Chauhan, Ashutosh; Diwan, Tayyab S; Franco Palacios, Carlos R; Dean, Patrick G; Heimbach, Julie K; Chow, George K; Prieto, Mikel; Cosio, Fernando G; Taler, Sandra J; Textor, Stephen C; Kudva, Yogish C; Cornell, Lynn D; Stegall, Mark D (2013. ) Using Implantation Biopsies as a Surrogate to Evaluate Selection Criteria for Living Kidney Donors.Transplantation, , More Information

Kennedy, Timothy J; Cassera, Maria A; Khajanchee, Yashodhan S; Diwan, Tayyab S; Hammill, Chet W; Hansen, Paul D (2013. ) Laparoscopic radiofrequency ablation for the management of colorectal liver metastases: 10-year experience.Journal of surgical oncology, , 107 (4 ) ,324-8 More Information

Diwan, Tayyab S; Raghavaiah, Suresh; Burns, Justin M; Kremers, Walter K; Gloor, James M; Stegall, Mark D (2011. ) The impact of proteasome inhibition on alloantibody-producing plasma cells in vivo.Transplantation, , 91 (5 ) ,536-41 More Information

Ujiki, Michael B; Adler, Adam; Swanstrom, Lee L; Diwan, Tayyab S; Hansen, Paul D (2010. ) Emergent pancreaticoduodenectomy for Dieulafoy lesion of the duodenum. The American surgeon, , 76 (6 ) ,656-7

Ujiki, Michael B; Martinec, Danny V; Diwan, Tayyab S; Denk, Peter M; Dunst, Christy M; Swanström, Lee L (2010. ) Video: natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES): creation of a gastric valve for safe and effective transgastric surgery in humans.Surgical endoscopy, , 24 (1 ) ,220 More Information

Diwan, Tayyab S; Martinec, Danny V; Ujiki, Michael B; Dunst, Christy M; Swanström, Lee L (2010. ) Video: a simplified technique for placement of biologic mesh in paraesophageal hernia repair (PEH).Surgical endoscopy, , 24 (1 ) ,221-2 More Information

Diwan, T S; Ujiki, M B; Dunst, C M; Swanström, L L (2008. ) Biomesh placement in laparoscopic repair of paraesophageal hernias.Surgical innovation, , 15 (3 ) ,184-7 More Information

Freeman, C M; Woodle, E S; Shi, J; Alexander, J W; Leggett, P L; Shah, S A; Paterno, F; Cuffy, M C; Govil, A; Mogilishetty, G; Alloway, R R; Hanseman, D; Cardi, M; Diwan, T S (2015. ) Addressing morbid obesity as a barrier to renal transplantation with laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy.American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, , 15 (5 ) ,1360-8 More Information

Sutton, Jeffrey M; Nussbaum, Michael S; Vu, Doan; Diwan, Tayyab S; Starnes, Sandra L; Shah, Shimul A (2015. ) Splenopneumopexy: decompression of portal hypertension in the setting of portal venous occlusive disease.Digestive diseases and sciences, , 60 (4 ) ,1101-5 More Information

Singhal, Ashish; Wilson, Gregory C; Wima, Koffi; Quillin, R Cutler; Cuffy, Madison; Anwar, Nadeem; Kaiser, Tiffany E; Paterno, Flavio; Diwan, Tayyab S; Woodle, E Steve; Abbott, Daniel E; Shah, Shimul A (2015. ) Impact of recipient morbid obesity on outcomes after liver transplantation.Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation, , 28 (2 ) ,148-55 More Information

Quillin, R Cutler; Wilson, Gregory C; Sutton, Jeffrey M; Hanseman, Dennis J; Paterno, Flavio; Cuffy, Madison C; Paquette, Ian M; Diwan, Tayyab S; Woodle, E Steve; Abbott, Daniel E; Shah, Shimul A (2014. ) Increasing prevalence of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis as an indication for liver transplantation.Surgery, , 156 (4 ) ,1049-56 More Information

Paterno, Flavio; Wilson, Gregory C; Wima, Koffi; Quillin, Ralph C; Abbott, Daniel E; Cuffy, Madison C; Diwan, Tayyab S; Kaiser, Tiffany; Woodle, E Steve; Shah, Shimul A (2014. ) Hospital utilization and consequences of readmissions after liver transplantation.Surgery, , 156 (4 ) ,871-8 More Information

Kim, Young; Chang, Alex L; Wima, Koffi; Ertel, Audrey E; Diwan, Tayyab S; Abbott, Daniel E; Shah, Shimul A (2016. ) The impact of morbid obesity on resource utilization after renal transplantation.Surgery, , 160 (6 ) ,1544-1550 More Information

Tremblay, Simon; Kaiser, Tiffany E; Alloway, Rita R; Woodle, E Steve; Diwan, Tayyab S (2016. ) Absence of the Effect of Pretransplant Body Mass Index on Post Kidney Transplant Outcomes.Progress in transplantation (Aliso Viejo, Calif.), , 26 (2 ) ,183-90 More Information

Paterno, Flavio; Wima, Koffi; Hoehn, Richard S; Cuffy, Madison C; Diwan, Tayyab S; Woodle, Steve E; Abbott, Daniel E; Shah, Shimul A (2016. ) Use of Elderly Allografts in Liver Transplantation.Transplantation, , 100 (1 ) ,153-8 More Information

Kassam A.F.;Cortez A.R.;Diwan T.S.;Bailey A.;Mirza A.;Sussman J.J.;Makley A.T.;Quillin R.C. (03-01-2020. ) Return to the Real World: A Novel Program to Improve Resident Readiness for the Transplant Surgery R.Journal of Surgical Education, , 77 (2 ) ,242-245 More Information

Kassam A.;Mirza A.;Kim Y.;Hanseman D.;Woodle E.;Quillin R.;Johnson B.;Govil A.;Cardi M.;Schauer D.;Smith E.;Diwan T. (02-01-2020. ) Long-term outcomes in patients with obesity and renal disease after sleeve gastrectomy.American Journal of Transplantation, , 20 (2 ) ,422-429 More Information

Rice T.C.;Kassam A.F.;Lewis H.V.;Hobeika M.;Cuffy M.C.;Ratner L.E.;Diwan T.S. (01-01-2020. ) Changing Education Paradigms: Training Transplant Fellows for High Stake Procedures.Journal of Surgical Education, , More Information

Kim Y.;Bailey A.;Morris M.;Kassam A.;Shah S.;Diwan T. (01-01-2020. ) Kidney transplantation after sleeve gastrectomy in the morbidly obese candidate: results of a 2-year.Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, , 16 (1 ) ,10-14 More Information

Kassam A.F.;Taylor M.E.;Morris M.C.;Watkins B.M.;Thompson J.R.;Schauer D.P.;Smith E.P.;Diwan T.S. (01-01-2020. ) The impact of sleeve gastrectomy on renal function in patients with chronic kidney disease varies wi.Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, , More Information

Diwan T.S.;Lee T.C.;Nagai S.;Benedetti E.;Posselt A.;Bumgardner G.;Noria S.;Whitson B.A.;Ratner L.;Mason D.;Friedman J.;Woodside K.J.;Heimbach J. (01-01-2020. ) Obesity, transplantation, and bariatric surgery: An evolving solution for a growing epidemic.American Journal of Transplantation, , More Information

Morris M.;Jung A.;Kim Y.;Lee T.;Kaiser T.;Thompson J.;Bari K.;Shah S.;Cohen R.;Schauer D.;Smith E.;Diwan T. (11-01-2019. ) Delayed Sleeve Gastrectomy Following Liver Transplantation: A 5-Year Experience.Liver Transplantation, , 25 (11 ) ,1673-1681 More Information

Nguyen M.;Carpenter D.;Tadros J.;Mathur A.;Sandoval P.;Woodle E.;Diwan T.;Ratner L. (07-01-2019. ) Bariatric surgery prior to living donor nephrectomy: a solution to expand the living donor kidney po.Transplant International, , 32 (7 ) ,702-709 More Information

Dao A.;Cuffy M.;Kaiser T.E.;Loethen A.;Cafardi J.;Luckett K.;Rike A.H.;Cardi M.;Alloway R.R.;Govil A.;Diwan T.;Sherman K.E.;Shah S.A.;Woodle E.S. (07-01-2019. ) Use of HCV Ab+/NAT? donors in HCV naïve renal transplant recipients to expand the kidney donor pool.Clinical Transplantation, , 33 (7 ) , More Information

Luckett K.;Kaiser T.E.;Bari K.;Safdar K.;Schoech M.R.;Apewokin S.;Diwan T.S.;Cuffy M.C.;Anwar N.;Shah S.A. (04-01-2019. ) Use of Hepatitis C Virus Antibody-Positive Donor Livers in Hepatitis C Nonviremic Liver Transplant R.Journal of the American College of Surgeons, , 228 (4 ) ,560-567 More Information

Cortez A.R.;Winer L.K.;Katsaros G.D.;Kassam A.F.;Shah S.A.;Diwan T.S.;Cutler Quillin R. (01-01-2019. ) Resident Operative Experience in Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery: Exposing the Divide.Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, , More Information

Paterno F.;Guarrera J.;Wima K.;Diwan T.;Cuffy M.;Anwar N.;Woodle E.;Shah S. (01-01-2019. ) Clinical Implications of Donor Warm and Cold Ischemia Time in Donor After Circulatory Death Liver Tr.Liver Transplantation, , 25 (9 ) ,1342-1352 More Information

Lee T.C.;Cortez A.R.;Kassam A.F.;Morris M.C.;Winer L.K.;Silski L.S.;Quillin R.C.;Cuffy M.C.;Jones C.R.;Diwan T.S.;Shah S.A. (01-01-2019. ) Outcomes of en bloc simultaneous liver-kidney transplantation compared to the traditional technique.American Journal of Transplantation, , More Information

Diwan T.;Rice T.;Heimbach J.;Schauer D. (09-01-2018. ) Liver Transplantation and Bariatric Surgery: Timing and Outcomes.Liver Transplantation, , 24 (9 ) ,1280-1287 More Information

Bari K.;Luckett K.;Kaiser T.;Diwan T.;Cuffy M.;Schoech M.R.;Safdar K.;Blackard J.T.;Apewokin S.;Paterno F.;Sherman K.E.;Zucker S.D.;Anwar N.;Shah S.A. (05-01-2018. ) Hepatitis C transmission from seropositive, nonviremic donors to non–hepatitis C liver transplant re.Hepatology, , 67 (5 ) ,1673-1682 More Information

Dhar V.;Wima K.;Kim Y.;Hoehn R.;Jung A.;Ertel A.;Diwan T.;Paterno F.;Shah S. (03-01-2018. ) Cost of achieving equivalent outcomes in sicker patients after liver transplant.HPB, , 20 (3 ) ,268-276 More Information

Kim Y.;Jung A.;Dhar V.;Tadros J.;Schauer D.;Smith E.;Hanseman D.;Cuffy M.;Alloway R.;Shields A.;Shah S.;Woodle E.;Diwan T. (02-01-2018. ) Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy improves renal transplant candidacy and posttransplant outcomes in m.American Journal of Transplantation, , 18 (2 ) ,410-416 More Information

Kim Y.;Shi J.;Freeman C.;Jung A.;Dhar V.;Shah S.;Woodle E.;Diwan T. (08-01-2017. ) Addressing the challenges of sleeve gastrectomy in end-stage renal disease: Analysis of 100 consecut.Surgery (United States), , 162 (2 ) ,358-365 More Information

Bertaux-Skeirik N.;Wunderlich M.;Teal E.;Chakrabarti J.;Biesiada J.;Mahe M.;Sundaram N.;Gabre J.;Hawkins J.;Jian G.;Engevik A.;Yang L.;Wang J.;Goldenring J.;Qualls J.;Medvedovic M.;Helmrath M.;Diwan T.;Mulloy J.;Zavros Y. (08-01-2017. ) CD44 variant isoform 9 emerges in response to injury and contributes to the regeneration of the gast.Journal of Pathology, , 242 (4 ) ,463-475 More Information

Kim Y.;Dhar V.;Wima K.;Jung A.;Xia B.;Hoehn R.;Diwan T.;Shah S. (06-01-2017. ) The center volume–outcome effect in pancreas transplantation: a national analysis.Journal of Surgical Research, , 213 ,25-31 More Information

Diwan T.;Lichvar A.;Leino A.;Vinks A.;Christians U.;Shields A.;Cardi M.;Fukuda T.;Mizuno T.;Kaiser T.;Woodle E.;Alloway R. (06-01-2017. ) Pharmacokinetic and pharmacogenetic analysis of immunosuppressive agents after laparoscopic sleeve g.Clinical Transplantation, , 31 (6 ) , More Information

Diwan T.; Reznichenko A.; Rice T.; Shah S. (01-01-2017. ) Laparoscopic repair of delayed incarcerated diaphragmatic hernia in an adult liver transplant recipi.Surgery (United States), , More Information

Chang A.;Cortez A.;Bondoc A.;Schauer D.;Fitch A.;Shah S.;Woodle S.;Diwan T. (10-01-2016. ) Metabolic syndrome in liver transplantation: A preoperative and postoperative concern.Surgery (United States), , 160 (4 ) ,1111-1117 More Information

Krisl J.C.;Alloway R.R.;Shield A.R.;Govil A.;Mogilishetty G.;Cardi M.;Diwan T.;Jawdeh B.G.A.;Girnita A.;Witte D.;Steve Woodle E. (01-01-2015. ) Acute rejection clinically defined phenotypes correlate with long-term renal allograft survival.Transplantation, , 99 (10 ) ,2167-2173 More Information

Diwan T.;Burns J. (10-17-2013. ) Laparoscopic donor nephrectomy .Mastery of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery: Fourth Edition, , 622-628

Stegall M.;Diwan T.;Raghavaiah S.;Cornell L.;Burns J.;Dean P. (01-01-2013. ) Erratum: Terminal complement inhibition decreases antibody-mediated rejection in sensitized renal tr.American Journal of Transplantation, , 13 (1 ) ,241 More Information

Stegall M.;Diwan T.;Raghavaiah S.;Cornell L.;Burns J.;Dean P.;Cosio F.;Gandhi M.;Kremers W.;Gloor J. (01-01-2011. ) Terminal complement inhibition decreases antibody-mediated rejection in sensitized renal transplant .American Journal of Transplantation, , 11 (11 ) ,2405-2413 More Information

Contact Information

Academic - Medical Sciences Building
Room 1555
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-558-3892