Brad Watkins

Brad M Watkins

Assistant Professor of Surgery; Director, Division of General Surgery at West Chester Medical Center

Medical Sciences Building

COM Surgery General WC - 0558

UC Physicians Office North
Suite 2300
West Chester, Ohio 45069

Education

Bachelor's Degree, Western Kentucky University 1987 (Biology)

Medical Degree, University of Louisville 1991

General Surgery Residency, Good Samaritan Hospital 1997

Research and Practice Interests

Weight Loss Surgery, General Surgery, Robotic Surgery

UC Health Clinical Focus

General Surgery

Certifications

American Board of Surgery

06/08/1999

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Watkins, Brad M Gastric compartment syndrome: an unusual complication of gastric plication surgery.Surgery for obesity and related diseases : official journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery, ,8 (6 ),e80-1

Bhoyrul, Sunil; Dixon, John; Fielding, George; Ren Fielding, Christine; Patterson, Emma; Grossbard, Lee; Shayani, Vafa; Bessler, Marc; Voellinger, David; Billy, Helmuth; Cywes, Robert; Ehrlich, Timothy B; Jones, Daniel B; Watkins, Brad M; Ponce, Jaime; Brengman, Matthew; Schroder, Gregory (2009. )Safety and effectiveness of bariatric surgery: Roux-en-y gastric bypass is superior to gastric banding in the management of morbidly obese patients: a response.Patient safety in surgery, ,3 (1 ),17

Watkins, Brad M; Ahroni, Jessie H; Michaelson, Robert; Montgomery, Kevin F; Abrams, Ron E; Erlitz, Marc D; Scurlock, Jim E Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in an ambulatory surgery center.Surgery for obesity and related diseases : official journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery, ,4 (3 Suppl ),S56-62

Montgomery, Kevin F; Watkins, Brad M; Ahroni, Jessie H; Michaelson, Robert; Abrams, Ronald E; Erlitz, Marc D; Scurlock, James E (2007. )Outpatient laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in super-obese patients. Obesity surgery, ,17 (6 ),711-6

Watkins, Brad M; Montgomery, Kevin F; Ahroni, Jessie H; Erlitz, Marc D; Abrams, Ronald E; Scurlock, James E (2005. )Adjustable gastric banding in an ambulatory surgery center.Obesity surgery, ,15 (7 ),1045-9

Ahroni, Jessie H; Montgomery, Kevin F; Watkins, Brad M (2005. )Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: weight loss, co-morbidities, medication usage and quality of life at one year.Obesity surgery, ,15 (5 ),641-7

Watkins, Brad M; Montgomery, Kevin F; Ahroni, Jessie H (2005. )Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: early experience in 400 consecutive patients in the USA.Obesity surgery, ,15 (1 ),82-7

Eis, M J; Watkins, B M; Philip, A; Welling, R E (1998. )Nonsteroidal-induced benign strictures of the colon: a case report and review of the literature.The American journal of gastroenterology, ,93 (1 ),120-1

Hoehn, Richard S; Seitz, Aaron P; Singer, Kathleen E; Thompson, Jonathan R; Watkins, Brad M (2019. )Enhanced Recovery Protocol for Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy: Are Narcotics Necessary?.Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, ,23 (8 ),1541-1546

Iossa, Angelo; De Peppo, Francesco; Caccamo, Romina; Watkins, Brad Michael; Abbatini, Francesca; Ceriati, Emanuela; Silecchia, Gianfranco (2018. )Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy in adolescents with or without syndromic obesity: two years follow-up.Eating and weight disorders : EWD, ,23 (4 ),479-486

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

Iossa, Angelo; Abdelgawad, Mohamed; Watkins, Brad Michael; Silecchia, Gianfranco (2016. )Leaks after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: overview of pathogenesis and risk factors.Langenbeck's archives of surgery, ,401 (6 ),757-66

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, ,

Hoehn R.S.;Seitz A.P.;Singer K.E.;Thompson J.R.;Watkins B.M. (08-15-2019. )Enhanced Recovery Protocol for Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy: Are Narcotics Necessary?.Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, ,23 (8 ),1541-1546

Horgan S.;Jacobsen G.;Weiss G.D.;Oldham J.S.;Denk P.M.;Borao F.;Gorcey S.;Watkins B.;Mobley J.;Thompson K.;Spivack A.;Voellinger D.;Thompson C.;Swanstrom L.;Shah P.;Haber G.;Brengman M.;Schroder G. (05-01-2010. )Incisionless revision of post-Roux-en-Y bypass stomal and pouch dilation: Multicenter registry resul.Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, ,6 (3 ),290-295

Contact Information

Academic - UC Physicians Office North
Suite 2300
West ChesterĀ  Ohio, 45069
Phone: 513-939-2265
brad.watkins@uc.edu