Kevin Grimes

Kevin Lawrence Grimes , MD

Associate Professor of Clinical

Surgical Research Unit

COM Surgery General Surgery - 0558

Education

Medical Degree: Case Western Reserve University Cleveland, OH, (School of Medicine)

Bachelor's Degree: University of Chicago Chicago, IL,

Residency: University of Nevada School of Medicine Las Vegas, NV, (General Surgery)

Fellowship: St Vincent Hospital Indianapolis, IN, (Advance GI Surgery, Laparoscopy, Endoscopy and Ultrasound)

Fellowship: Showa University Koto-Toyosu Hospital Tokyo, JP, (Advanced Surgical Endoscopy)

Certifications

American Board of Surgery (Certification Date: 10-21-2013 )

Clinical Interests

General Surgery

Achalasia

Acid reflux

Bile Reflux

Esophageal Achalasia

Esophageal Diverticulum

Esophageal Motility Disorders

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

Heartburn

Morbid Obesity

Pyloric Stenosis

Zenker Diverticulum

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Grimes, Kevin L; Scott, Charleen; McHenry, Christopher R (2018. ) Cost variation and opportunities for cost reduction for laparoscopic cholecystectomy.Surgery, , 163 (3 ) ,617-621 More Information

Tanaka, Shinwa; Toyonaga, Takashi; Morita, Yoshinori; Ishida, Tsukasa; Hoshi, Namiko; Grimes, Kevin L; Ohara, Yoshiko; Yoshizaki, Tetsuya; Kawara, Fumiaki; Umegaki, Eiji; Azuma, Takeshi (2017. ) Efficacy of a new hemostatic forceps during gastric endoscopic submucosal dissection: A prospective randomized controlled trial.Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology, , 32 (4 ) ,846-851 More Information

Grimes, Kevin L; Inoue, Haruhiro (2016. ) Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy for Achalasia: A Detailed Description of the Technique and Review of the Literature.Thoracic surgery clinics, , 26 (2 ) ,147-62 More Information

Grimes, Kevin L; Inoue, Haruhiro; Onimaru, Manabu; Ikeda, Haruo; Tansawet, Amarit; Bechara, Robert; Tanaka, Shinwa (2016. ) Double-scope per oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM): a prospective randomized controlled trial.Surgical endoscopy, , 30 (4 ) ,1344-51 More Information

Deguchi, Yoshio; Mitamura, Keitaro; Omotaka, Shunsuke; Eguchi, Jun-ichi; Sakuma, Dai; Sato, Masashi; Nomura, Norihiro; Ito, Takayoshi; Grimes, Kevin Lawrence; Inoue, Haruhiro (2015. ) Single-incision cholecystectomy in a patient with situs inversus totalis presenting with cholelithiasis: A case report.Asian journal of endoscopic surgery, , 8 (3 ) ,347-9 More Information

Inoue, Haruhiro; Sato, Hiroki; Ikeda, Haruo; Onimaru, Manabu; Sato, Chiaki; Minami, Hitomi; Yokomichi, Hiroshi; Kobayashi, Yasutoshi; Grimes, Kevin L; Kudo, Shin-ei (2015. ) Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy: A Series of 500 Patients.Journal of the American College of Surgeons, , 221 (2 ) ,256-64 More Information

Grimes, Kevin L; Maciel, Victor H; Mata, Wilmer; Arevalo, Gabriel; Singh, Kirpal; Arregui, Maurice E (2015. ) Complications of laparoscopic transgastric ERCP in patients with Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.Surgical endoscopy, , 29 (7 ) ,1753-9 More Information

Phalanusitthepha, Chainarong; Grimes, Kevin L; Ikeda, Haruo; Sato, Hiroki; Sato, Chiaki; Hokierti, Chananya; Inoue, Haruhiro (2015. ) Endoscopic features of early-stage signet-ring-cell carcinoma of the stomach.World journal of gastrointestinal endoscopy, , 7 (7 ) ,741-6 More Information

Bittner, R; Montgomery, M A; Arregui, E; Bansal, V; Bingener, J; Bisgaard, T; Buhck, H; Dudai, M; Ferzli, G S; Fitzgibbons, R J; Fortelny, R H; Grimes, K L; Klinge, U; Köckerling, F; Kumar, S; Kukleta, J; Lomanto, D; Misra, M C; Morales-Conde, S; Reinpold, W; Rosenberg, J; Singh, K; Timoney, M; Weyhe, D; Chowbey, P (2015. ) Erratum to: Update of guidelines on laparoscopic (TAPP) and endoscopic (TEP) treatment of inguinal hernia (International Endohernia Society).Surgical endoscopy, , 29 (6 ) ,1655-6 More Information

Bittner, R; Montgomery, M A; Arregui, E; Bansal, V; Bingener, J; Bisgaard, T; Buhck, H; Dudai, M; Ferzli, G S; Fitzgibbons, R J; Fortelny, R H; Grimes, K L; Klinge, U; Köckerling, F; Koeckerling, F; Kumar, S; Kukleta, J; Lomanto, D; Misra, M C; Morales-Conde, S; Reinpold, W; Rosenberg, J; Singh, K; Timoney, M; Weyhe, D; Chowbey, P (2015. ) Update of guidelines on laparoscopic (TAPP) and endoscopic (TEP) treatment of inguinal hernia (International Endohernia Society).Surgical endoscopy, , 29 (2 ) ,289-321 More Information

Onimaru, Manabu; Inoue, Haruhiro; Ikeda, Haruo; Sato, Chiaki; Sato, Hiroki; Phalanusitthepha, Chainarong; Santi, Esperanza Grace; Grimes, Kevin L; Ito, Hiroaki; Kudo, Shin-ei (2015. ) Greater curvature myotomy is a safe and effective modified technique in per-oral endoscopic myotomy (with videos).Gastrointestinal endoscopy, , 81 (6 ) ,1370-7 More Information

Lipman, Jeremy M; Claridge, Jeffrey A; Haridas, Manjunath; Martin, Matthew D; Yao, David C; Grimes, Kevin L; Malangoni, Mark A (2007. ) Preoperative findings predict conversion from laparoscopic to open cholecystectomy.Surgery, , 142 (4 ) ,556-63; discussion 5 More Information

Bechara, Robert; Woo, Matthew; Hookey, Lawrence; Chung, Wiley; Grimes, Kevin; Ikeda, Haruo; Onimaru, Manabu; Sumi, Kazuya; Nakamura, Jun; Hata, Yoshitaka; Maruyama, Shota; Gomi, Kuniyo; Shimamura, Yuto; Inoue, Haruhiro (2019. ) Peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) for complex achalasia and the POEM difficulty score.Digestive endoscopy : official journal of the Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society, , 31 (2 ) ,148-155 More Information

Lam, Jenny; Grimes, Kevin; Mohsin, Adnan; Tsuda, Shawn (2017. ) Troubleshooting common endoscopic malfunctions: a study integrating a preoperative checklist and troubleshooting guide into surgical resident training.Surgical endoscopy, , 31 (11 ) ,4597-4602 More Information

Inoue H.;Shiwaku H.;Kobayashi Y.;Chiu P.W.Y.;Hawes R.H.;Neuhaus H.;Costamagna G.;Stavropoulos S.N.;Fukami N.;Seewald S.;Onimaru M.;Minami H.;Tanaka S.;Shimamura Y.;Santi E.G.;Grimes K.;Tajiri H. (01-01-2020. ) Statement for gastroesophageal reflux disease after peroral endoscopic myotomy from an international.Esophagus, , 17 (1 ) ,3-10 More Information

Grimes K.L.;Bechara R.;Shimamura Y.;Ikeda H.;Inoue H. (01-01-2019. ) Gastric myotomy length affects severity but not rate of post-procedure reflux: 3-year follow-up of a.Surgical Endoscopy, , More Information

Grimes K.L.;Inoue H. (06-22-2017. ) Introduction: Endoscopic submucosal dissection to per oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM).Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM), , 1-11 More Information

Bittner R.;Montgomery M.A.;Arregui E.;Bansal V.;Bingener J.;Bisgaard T.;Buhck H.;Dudai M.;Ferzli G.S.;Fitzgibbons R.J.;Fortelny R.H.;Grimes K.L.;Klinge U.;Köckerling F.;Kumar S.;Kukleta J.;Lomanto D.;Misra M.C.;Morales-Conde S.;Reinpold W.;Rosenberg J.;Singh K.;Timoney M.;Weyhe D.;Chowbey P. (06-01-2015. ) Erratum to: Update of guidelines on laparoscopic (TAPP) and endoscopic (TEP) treatment of inguinal h.Surgical Endoscopy, , 29 (6 ) ,1655-1656 More Information

Book Chapter

Grimes, Kevin L; Bechara, Robert; Balassone, Valerio; Inoue, Haruhiro (2017 ) Endoscopic GI Surgery NOTES and Endoluminal Surgery .(pp. 29-46).Cham, Switzerland, Springer International Publishing AG

Grimes, Kevin L; Inoue, Haruhiro (2017 ) Introduction: Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection to Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) .(pp. 1-12).Cham, Switzerland, Springer International Publishing AG

Presentations

Paper Presentations

Grimes, Kevin L; Singh, Kirpal; Arregui, Maurice E (2014. ) Complications of laparoscopic transgastric ERCP in patients with Roux-en-Y gastric bypass .Salt Lake City, UT. Conference. Level:National

Grimes, Kevin L; Inoue, Haruhiro (2015. ) Double-scope POEM: a prospective randomized controlled trial .Nashville, TN. Conference. Level:National

Grimes, Kevin L; Scott, Charleen; McHenry, Christopher M (2017. ) Cost variation and opportunities for cost reduction for laparoscopic cholecystectomy .Chicago, IL. Conference. Level:Regional