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Skandan Shanmugan, M.D.

Skandan Shanmugan, M.D.

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
Department: Surgery

Contact information
Division of Colon & Rectal Surgery
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
51 North 39th Street, Ste. 266, Wright-Saunders Pvln.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
B.A. (History; Minor in International Relations)
Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA, 2000.
Post-Bacc (Special Science Post-Baccalaureate Program)
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2002.
M.D. (Medicine)
Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 2007.
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Selected Publications

Crawshaw BP, Steele SR, Lee EC, Delaney CP, Mustain WC, Russ AJ, Shanmugan S, Champagne BJ: Failing to Prepare Is Preparing to Fail: A Single-Blinded, Randomized Controlled Trial to Determine the Impact of a Preoperative Instructional Video on the Ability of Residents to Perform Laparoscopic Right Colectomy. Diseases of the Colon & Rectum 59(1): 28-34, January 2016.

Shanmugan S, Steele SR, Hall GM, Delaney CP, Nobel TB, Stein SL, Lee EC, Champagne BJ: Laparoscopic rectopexy without resection: Mesh or no mesh? Diseases of the Colon & Rectum 2016 Notes: (in press).

Shanmugan S, Champagne BJ: Anal fistula plug: Where were we, where are we now? Seminars in Colon & Rectal Surgery 25(4): 186-189, December 2014 Notes: (Epub Aug. 27, 2014).

Aarons CB, Shanmugan S, Bleier JI: Management of malignant colon polyps: current status and controversies. World Journal of Gastroenterology 20(43): 16178-16183, November 2014.

Shanmugan S, Bleier JI: The ideal bowel prep Seminars in Colon & Rectal Surgery 25(2): 85-89, October 2014 Notes: (Epub Apr. 26, 2014).

Hall GM, Shanmugan S, Nobel T, Paspulati R, Delaney CP, Reynolds HL, Stein SL, Champagne BJ: Symptomatic rectocele: what are the indications for repair? American Journal of Surgery 207(3): 375-379, March 2014 Notes: (Epub Dec. 30, 2013).

Shanmugan S, Leblanc F, Senagore AJ, Ellis CN, Stein SL, Khan S, Delaney CP, Champagne BJ: Virtual reality simulator training for laparoscopic colectomy: what metrics have construct validity? Diseases of the Colon & Rectum 57(2): 210-214, February 2014.

Shanmugan S, Stein S: Lower gastrointestinal bleeding. Chap. in Cameron JL, Cameron AM (eds.). Current Surgical Therapy, Eleventh Edition. Philadelphia: Elsevier, Page: 302-306, 2014.

Shanmugan S, Khanna A.: Mesenteric ischemia. Chap. 76 in Chai E, Meier D, Morris J, Goldhirsch S (eds.). Geriatric Palliative Care New York: Oxford University Press, Page: 398-404, 2013.

Shanmugan S, Arrangoiz R, Nitzkorski JR, Yu JQ, Li T, Cooper H, Konski A, Farma JM, Sigurdson ER: Predicting pathological response to neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy in locally advanced rectal cancer using 18FDG-PET/CT. Annals of Surgical Oncology 19(7): 2178-2185, July 2012 Notes: (Epub Mar. 7, 2012).

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