Kevin Grimes

Kevin Lawrence Grimes

Assistant Professor of Clinical Geo

Surgical Research Unit

COM Surgery General Surgery - 0558

Education

MD, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

BS, University of Chicago

Clinical Focus

General Surgery

Certifications

American Board of Surgery

10/21/2013

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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, ,

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

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

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

Post Graduate Training and Education

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

Fellowship, Advanced GI Surgery, Laparoscopy, Endoscopy, and Ultrasound, St. Vincent Hospital, , Indianapolis, IN

Fellowship, Advanced Surgical Endoscopy, Showa University Koto-Toyosu Hospital, , Tokyo, Japan