Maria Alonso

Maria H. Alonso

Associate Professor of Surgery

Education

Bachelor's Degree, Immaculata College 1978 (Biology)

Medical Degree, University of Pennsylvania 1982

General Surgery Residency, Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine 1987

Trauma and Critical Care Fellowship, Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems 1988

Trauma and Burn Fellowship, Children's National Medical Center 1989

Pediatric Surgery Fellowship, Children's Mercy Hospital 1991

Transplantation Fellowship, University of Cincinnati 1993

Research and Practice Interests

Liver and Kidney Transplantation, Hepatobiliary Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Trauma

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Ubesie, Agozie C; Cole, Conrad R; Nathan, Jaimie D; Tiao, Greg M; Alonso, Maria H; Mezoff, Adam G; Henderson, Carol J; Kocoshis, Samuel A (2013. )Micronutrient deficiencies in pediatric and young adult intestinal transplant patients.Pediatric transplantation, ,17 (7 ),638-45

Jensen, M Kyle; Campbell, Kathleen M; Alonso, Maria H; Nathan, Jaimie D; Ryckman, Frederick C; Tiao, Greg M (2013. )Management and long-term consequences of portal vein thrombosis after liver transplantation in children.Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society, ,19 (3 ),315-21

Minar, Phillip; Alonso, Maria H; Smith, Milton T; Kohli, Rohit (2012. )An adolescent girl with belly pain: one gallbladder too many?.Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition, ,55 (6 ),e142

Bondoc, Alexander J; Taylor, Janice A; Alonso, Maria H; Nathan, Jaimie D; Wang, Yu; Balistreri, William F; Bezerra, Jorge A; Ryckman, Frederick C; Tiao, Gregory M (2012. )The beneficial impact of revision of Kasai portoenterostomy for biliary atresia: an institutional study.Annals of surgery, ,255 (3 ),570-6

Pasternak, Brad A; Collins, Margaret H; Tiao, Gregory M; Rudolph, Jeffrey A; Alonso, Maria H; Ryckman, Frederick C; Kocoshis, Samuel A (2010. )Anatomic and histologic variability of epithelial apoptosis in small bowel transplants.Pediatric transplantation, ,14 (1 ),72-6

Dickie, Belinda; Dasgupta, Roshni; Nair, Rajalakshmi; Alonso, Maria H; Ryckman, Frederick C; Tiao, Gregory M; Adams, Denise M; Azizkhan, Richard G (2009. )Spectrum of hepatic hemangiomas: management and outcome.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,44 (1 ),125-33

Infante, J Molina; Alonso, M Hernandez (2008. )Education and imaging. Hepatobiliary and pancreatic: malignant gallbladder polyp.Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology, ,23 (10 ),1622

Nathan, Jaimie D; Rudolph, Jeffrey A; Kocoshis, Samuel A; Alonso, Maria H; Ryckman, Frederick C; Tiao, Greg M (2007. )Isolated liver and multivisceral transplantation for total parenteral nutrition-related end-stage liver disease.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,42 (1 ),143-7

Tiao, Gregory M; Alonso, Maria H; Ryckman, Frederick C (2006. )Pediatric liver transplantation.Seminars in pediatric surgery, ,15 (3 ),218-27

Allen, Steven R; Ignacio, Romeo; Falcone, Richard A; Alonso, Maria H; Brown, Rebeccah L; Garcia, Victor F; Inge, Thomas H; Ryckman, Frederick C; Warner, Brad W; Azizkhan, Richard G; Tiao, Gregory M (2006. )The effect of a right-sided aortic arch on outcome in children with esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula.Journal of pediatric surgery, ,41 (3 ),479-83

Vo, Nghia J; O'Hara, Sara M; Alonso, Maria H (2005. )Cecal volvulus: a rare cause of bowel obstruction in a pediatric patient diagnosed pre-operatively by conventional imaging studies.Pediatric radiology, ,35 (11 ),1128-31

Alonso, Maria H (2004. )Gall bladder abnormalities in children with sickle cell disease: management with laparoscopic cholecystectomy.The Journal of pediatrics, ,145 (5 ),580-1

Guthery, Stephen L; Heubi, James E; Bucuvalas, John C; Gross, Thomas G; Ryckman, Frederick C; Alonso, Maria H; Balistreri, William F; Hornung, Richard W (2003. )Determination of risk factors for Epstein-Barr virus-associated posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder in pediatric liver transplant recipients using objective case ascertainment.Transplantation, ,75 (7 ),987-93

Guthery, Stephen L; Pohl, John F; Bucuvalas, John C; Alonso, Maria H; Ryckman, Frederick C; Balistreri, William F; Heubi, James E (2003. )Bone mineral density in long-term survivors following pediatric liver transplantation.Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society, ,9 (4 ),365-70

Hanto, Douglas W; Fecteau, Annie H; Alonso, Maria H; Valente, John F; Whiting, James F (2003. )ABO-incompatible liver transplantation with no immunological graft losses using total plasma exchange, splenectomy, and quadruple immunosuppression: evidence for accommodation.Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society, ,9 (1 ),22-30

Ryckman, F C; Alonso, M H (2001. )Causes and management of portal hypertension in the pediatric population. Clinics in liver disease, ,5 (3 ),789-818

Bucuvalas, J C; Ryckman, F C; Krug, S; Alonso, M H; Balistreri, W F; Kotagal, U (2001. )Effect of treatment with prostaglandin E1 and N-acetylcysteine on pediatric liver transplant recipients: a single-center study. Pediatric transplantation, ,5 (4 ),274-8

Ryckman, F C; Alonso, M H; Bucuvalas, J C; Balistreri, W F (1999. )Long-term survival after liver transplantation. Journal of pediatric surgery, ,34 (5 ),845-9; discussion 84

Ryckman, F C; Alonso, M H; Bucuvalas, J C; Balistreri, W F (1998. )Biliary atresia--surgical management and treatment options as they relate to outcome. Liver transplantation and surgery : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society, ,4 (5 Suppl 1 ),S24-33

Alonso, M H; Ryckman, F C (1998. )Current concepts in pediatric liver transplant.Seminars in liver disease, ,18 (3 ),295-307

Bates, M D; Bucuvalas, J C; Alonso, M H; Ryckman, F C (1998. )Biliary atresia: pathogenesis and treatment.Seminars in liver disease, ,18 (3 ),281-93

Johnson, S R; Marterre, W F; Alonso, M H; Hanto, D W (1996. )A percutaneous technique for venovenous bypass in orthotopic cadaver liver transplantation and comparison with the open technique. Liver transplantation and surgery : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society, ,2 (5 ),354-61

Valente, J F; Alonso, M H; Weber, F L; Hanto, D W (1996. )Late hepatic artery thrombosis in liver allograft recipients is associated with intrahepatic biliary necrosis. Transplantation, ,61 (1 ),61-5

Donnelly, L F; Babcock, D S; Ryckman, F C; Alonso, M H (1995. )Reduced-size hepatic allograft vascular compression in children: detection with color Doppler sonography.AJR. American journal of roentgenology, ,165 (3 ),655-7

Averin, Konstantin; Bucuvalas, John; Alonso, Maria H; Kohli, Rohit; Heubi, James E; Johnson, Neil D; Goldstein, Bryan H (2017. )Treatment of Inferior Vena Cava Obstruction Following Pediatric Liver Transplantation: Novel Use of a Customized Endovascular Stent.The Journal of pediatrics, ,180 ,256-260

Walther, Ashley E; Coots, Abigail C; Goebel, Jens W; Alonso, Maria H; Ryckman, Frederick C; Tiao, Greg M; Nathan, Jaimie D (2015. )Laparoscopic donor nephrectomy for the pediatric recipient population: Risk factors for adverse outcomes.Pediatric transplantation, ,19 (8 ),836-43

Goldschmidt, Monique L; Kocoshis, Samuel A; Tiao, Gregory M; Alonso, Maria H; Nathan, Jaimie D (2015. )Limited surgical resection for graft salvage following recovery from complicated exfoliative rejection in pediatric intestinal recipients.Pediatric transplantation, ,19 (7 ),E170-6

Alonso M.H.; Bondoc A.J.; Cortez A.R.; Jenkins T.M.; Kassam A.F.; Nathan C.J.; Nathan J.D.; Ryckman F.C.; Tiao G.M. (11-01-2019. )The role of surgical shunts in the treatment of pediatric portal hypertension.Surgery (United States), ,166 (5 ),907-913

Alonso M.; Bondoc A.; Cole C.; El-Chammas K.; Goldschmidt M.; Kaul A.; Kocoshis S.; Nathan J.; Tiao G.; Ubesie A. (07-01-2019. )Esophageal dysmotility: An intrinsic feature of megacystis, microcolon, hypoperistalsis syndrome (MM.Journal of Pediatric Surgery, ,54 (7 ),1303-1307

Alam Z.; Alonso M.; Brewer N.; DeFoor W.; Hooper D.; Nathan J.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C.; Tiao G.; VanderBrink B. (01-01-2019. )Is anuria prior to pediatric renal transplantation associated with poor allograft outcomes?.Pediatric Transplantation, ,23 (5 ),

Alonso M.; Bondoc A.; D'Souza A.; Geller J.; Gupta A.; Nathan J.; Shah R.; Tiao G.; Towbin A. (11-01-2018. )Surgical management of children and adolescents with upfront completely resected hepatocellular carc.Pediatric Blood and Cancer, ,65 (11 ),

Alonso M.; Bondoc A.; Campbell K.; Frischer J.; Goldstein S.; Lobeck I.; Nathan J.; Nolan H.; Ryan T.; Tiao G. (11-01-2018. )Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in a Patient with Biliary Atresia: Case and Review of Extracorpo.ASAIO journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992), ,64 (6 ),e191-e195

Alonso M.; Bischoff A.; DeFoor W.; Goebel J.; Hall J.; Peña A.; Reddy P.; VanderBrink B. (08-01-2015. )End stage renal disease and kidney transplant in patients with anorectal malformation: is there an a.Pediatric Surgery International, ,31 (8 ),725-728

Alonso M.; Nathan J.; Ryckman F.; Tiao G. (01-28-2015. )Transplantation for Hepatic Malignancy in Children.Transplantation of the Liver: Third Edition, ,346-358

Alonso M.; Courter J.; Danziger-Isakov L.; Fei L.; Galloway D.; Goldschmidt M.; Hemmelgarn T.; Kocoshis S.; Nathan J.; Tiao G. (01-01-2015. )Incidence of bloodstream infections in small bowel transplant recipients receiving selective deconta.Pediatric Transplantation, ,19 (7 ),722-729

Alonso M.; Coots A.; Geller J.; Nathan J.; Sheridan R.; Tiao G.; Towbin A.; Walther A. (02-01-2014. )Multimodal therapy including liver transplantation for hepatic undifferentiated embryonal sarcoma.Liver Transplantation, ,20 (2 ),191-199

Alonso M. (12-01-2011. )Liver transplantation.Fundamentals of Pediatric Surgery, ,847-856

Alonso M.; Campbell K.; Nathan J.; Ryckman F.; Tiao G. (12-01-2011. )Portal hypertension.Fundamentals of Pediatric Surgery, ,599-610

Alonso M.; Davies S.; Kocoshis S.; Nathan J.; Shin C.; Tiao G.; Yazigi N. (09-01-2011. )Incidence of acute and chronic graft-versus-host disease and donor T-cell chimerism after small bowe.Journal of Pediatric Surgery, ,46 (9 ),1732-1738

Alonso M.; Balistreri W.; Kyle Jensen M.; Nathan J.; Ryckman F.; Tiao G. (01-01-2011. )Liver transplantation in children: Indications and surgical aspects.Liver Disease in Children, Fourth Edition, ,760-772

Alonso M.; Nathan J.; Ryckman F.; Tiao G. (12-01-2010. )Solid Organ and Intestinal Transplantation.Ashcraft's Pediatric Surgery, ,578-604

Alonso M.; Altura R.; Kelly M.; Martin L. (12-01-2009. )Liver transplant for relapsed undifferentiated embryonal sarcoma in a young child.Journal of Pediatric Surgery, ,44 (12 ),

Alonso M.; Balistreri W.; Bucuvalas J.; Nathan J.; Ryckman F.; Tiao G. (05-01-2008. )Outcomes following liver transplantation.Seminars in Pediatric Surgery, ,17 (2 ),123-130

Alonso M.; Brown R.; Dierig J.; Inge T.; Jafri M.; Kaul A.; Racadio J.; Ryckman F.; Tiao G. (01-01-2008. )Intraoperative manometry during laparoscopic Heller myotomy improves outcome in pediatric achalasia.Journal of Pediatric Surgery, ,43 (1 ),66-70

Alonso M.; Arya G.; Balistreri W.; Bezerra J.; Campbell K.; Ryckman F.; Tiao G. (01-01-2007. )High prevalence of ?-1-antitrypsin heterozygosity in children with chronic liver disease.Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, ,44 (1 ),99-103

Alonso M.; Atherton H.; Balistreri W.; Bucuvalas J.; Campbell K.; Ryckman F.; Tiao G.; Yazigi N. (04-01-2006. )High prevalence of renal dysfunction in long-term survivors after pediatric liver transplantation.Journal of Pediatrics, ,148 (4 ),475-480

Alonso M.; Ryckman F.; Tiao G. (01-01-2006. )Renal failure and transplantation.Pediatric Surgery and Urology: Long-Term Outcomes, Second Edition, ,845-857

Alonso M.; Bove K.; Ryckman F.; Tiao G. (12-01-2005. )Transplantation for Hepatic Malignancy in Children.Transplantation of the Liver, ,367-378

Alonso M.; Justinich C.; Mattei P. (10-01-2005. )Laparoscopic repair of colon perforation after colonoscopy in children: Report of 2 cases and review.Journal of Pediatric Surgery, ,40 (10 ),1651-1653

Allen S.; Alonso M.; Bobey N.; Bucuvalas J.; Nieves N.; Ryckman F.; Tiao G.; Wells R. (01-01-2005. )The current management of hepatoblastoma: A combination of chemotherapy, conventional resection, and.Journal of Pediatrics, ,146 (2 ),204-211

Alonso M.; Balistreri W.; Bezerra J.; Bucuvalas J.; Heubi J.; Ryckman F.; Tiao G.; Yazigi N. (01-01-2005. )Liver transplantation in children younger than 1 year-the Cincinnati experience.Journal of Pediatric Surgery, ,40 (1 ),268-273

Alonso M.; Balistreri W.; Bucuvalas J.; Cole C.; Hornung R.; Kotagal U.; Ryckman F. (06-01-2004. )Outcome after pediatric liver transplantation impact of living donor transplantation on cost.Journal of Pediatrics, ,144 (6 ),729-735

Alonso M.; Atherton H.; Balistreri W.; Bucuvalas J.; Cole C.; Hornung R.; Kotagal U.; Krug S.; Ryckman F. (06-01-2004. )Impact of liver transplantation on HRQOL in children less than 5 years old.Pediatric Transplantation, ,8 (3 ),222-227

Alonso M.; Cohen M.; Falcone R.; Osuntokun B. (01-01-2004. )Duodenogastric Intussusception: A Rare Cause of Gastric Outlet Obstruction.Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, ,39 (3 ),299-301

Alonso M.; Atherton H.; Balistreri W.; Bucuvalas J.; Buschle K.; Krug S.; O'Connor A.; Ryckman F. (08-01-2003. )Risk of hearing impairment in pediatric liver transplant recipients: A single center study.Pediatric Transplantation, ,7 (4 ),265-269

Alonso M.; Atherton H.; Ballistreri W.; Britto M.; Bucuvalas J.; Kotagal U.; Krug S.; Ryckman F. (01-01-2003. )Health-related quality of life in pediatric liver transplant recipients: A single-center study.Liver Transplantation, ,9 (1 ),62-71

Alonso M.; Aronow B.; Bezerra J.; Ryckman F.; Sabla G.; Shneider B.; Sokol R.; Tiao G. (11-23-2002. )Genetic induction of proinflammatory immunity in children with biliary atresia.Lancet, ,360 (9346 ),1653-1659

Alonso M.; Atherton H.; Balistreri W.; Bucuvalas J.; Kotagal U.; Ryckman F. (01-01-2001. )Predictors of cost of liver transplantation in children: A single center study.Journal of Pediatrics, ,139 (1 ),66-74

Alonso M.; Bezerra J.; Ng V. (01-01-2000. )Hepatocyte transplantation: Advancing biology and treating children .Clinics in Liver Disease, ,4 (4 ),929-945

Alonso M.; Bezerra J.; Rudolph J. (01-01-1999. )Image of the month.Gastroenterology, ,116 (4 ),788

Contact Information

Academic - Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Division of Pediatric Surgery
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45229
Phone: 513-636-2292
maria.alonso@cchmc.org