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Michael Lee Kochman, M.D.

Wilmott Family Professor
Director, Advanced Endoscopic Training, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Director, Endoscopy Training, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Director, Center for Endoscopic Education, Innovation, and Training, University of Pennsylvania, Departments of Medicine and Surgery
Development Officer, Department of Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Gastroenterology Division
Department of Medicine
PCAM South, 7th flr, GI
3400 Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-4279
Fax: 215-349-5915
BA (Economics)
Northwestern University, 1982.
University of Illinois College of Medicine, 1986.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Medicine, University of Illinois Hospital, 1986-1987.
Resident in Internal Medicine, University of Illinois Hospital, 1987-1989.
Chief Resident in Medicine, University of Illinois Hospital, 1989-1990.
Fellowship in Gastroenterology & Hepatology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1990-1993.
Fellowship in Endoscopic Ultrrasound, Indiana University, Indianapolis, 1992-1992.
Advanced Study Seminar - Medical Devices, Wharton HCMG890002, 2008-2008.
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Selected Publications

Mendelson Aaron H, Small Aaron J, Agarwalla Anant, Scott Frank I, Kochman Michael L: Esophageal Anastomotic Strictures: Outcomes of Endoscopic Dilation, Risk of Recurrence and Refractory Stenosis, and Effect of Foreign Body Removal. Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association Jul 2015.

Berent, A, Kochman, M. L., Schattner, M, Gerdes, H., Chapman, P. S., Weisse, C.: : Initial Experience with Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiography and Biliary Stent Placement in Dogs. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 2015.

Pourmand, K., Riff, B., Kochman, M. L., Ginsberg, G. G., Chandrasekhara, V., Ahmad, N. A.: : Predictors of Successful Endoscopic Closure of Gastrointestinal Defects: Experience from a Single Tertiary Care Center. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 2015.

Hoffman, R. L., Gates, J. L., Kochman, M. L., Ginsberg, G. G., Ahmad, N. A., Chandrasekhara, V., Furth, E. E., Vollmer, C. M., Drebin, J. A.: : Analysis of cyst size and tumor markers in the management of pancreatic cysts: support for the original Sendai criteria. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2015.

Small, A. J., Sutherland, S. E., Hightower, J. S., Guarner-Argente, C., Furth, E. E., Kochman, M. L., Forde, K. A., Bewtra, M., Falk, G. W., Ginsberg, G. G.: Comparative Risk for Recurrence of Dysplasia and Carcinoma after Endoluminal Eradication Therapy of High-Grade Dysplasia versus Intramucosal Carcinoma in Barrett's Esophagus. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2015.

Kaimakliotis, P., Riff, B., Pourmand, K., Chandrasekhara, V., Furth, E. E., Siegelman, E. S., Drebin, J., Vollmer, C. M., Kochman, M. L., Ginsberg, G. G., Ahmad, N. A.: : Sendai and Fukuoka Consensus Guidelines Identify Advanced Neoplasia in Patients with Suspected Mucinous Cystic Neoplasms of the Pancreas. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2015.

Ende, A., Sedarat, A., Shah, P., Jhala, N., Fraker, D., Drebin, J., Metz, D., Kochman, M. L.: : Risk Factors for Aggressive Non-Functional Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors and the Role of EUS-FNA. Journal of Endoscopic Ultrasound. 2015.

Riff Brian, Kochman Michael: A novel technique for over-the-scope clip application: a safer and more secure method. Gastrointestinal endoscopy 2015.

Agarwalla, A., Small, A., Mendelson, A. H., Scott, F., Kochman, M. L: Risk of Recurrent or Refractory Strictures and Outcome of Endoscopic Dilation for Radiation-Induced Esophageal Strictures. Surgical Endoscopy 2015.

Agarwalla Anant, Small Aaron J, Mendelson Aaron H, Scott Frank I, Kochman Michael L: Risk of recurrent or refractory strictures and outcome of endoscopic dilation for radiation-induced esophageal strictures. Surgical endoscopy Oct 2014.

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