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Curriculum Vitae

Erik Browning Wilson, M.D., F.A.C.S.

PRESENT TITLE:

Professor, Department of Surgery

Chief, Minimally Invasive Surgeons of Texas, Department of Surgery

Medical Director, Bariatric Surgery, Memorial Hermann Hospital-Texas Medical Center

Service Chief, General Surgery, Memorial Hermann Hospital-Texas Medical Center

Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs, the University of Texas Medical School at Houston

ADDRESS:

The University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Department of Surgery, Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery

6431 Fannin, Suite 4.156 MSB

Houston, TX 77030

BIRTHDATE:

January 18, 1970, Andrews, TX

CITIZENSHIP:

United States of America

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION:

Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry, Summa Cum Laude, 1988-1992

Texas AM University

College Station, Texas

GRADUATE EDUCATION:

Doctor of Medicine, Rank Top 25%, 1992-1996

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, Texas

POSTGRADUATE EDUCATION AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:

General Surgery Residency, 1996-2001

Texas AM University Health Science Center

Scott White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas

Laparoendoscopic Fellowship, 2001-2002

Phillip L. Leggett, M.D.

University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Department of Surgery, Houston, Texas

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS:

General Surgery Clinical Instructor, Administrative Chief Resident, 2000-2001

Texas AM University Health Science Center

Scott White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas

Assistant Professor of Surgery, 2002-2008

The University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Department of Surgery, Houston, Texas

Associate Professor of Surgery, 2008-2012

The University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Department of Surgery, Houston, Texas

Professor of Surgery, 2012-present

The University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Department of Surgery, Houston, Texas

ADMINISTRATIVE HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS:

Staff Surgeon, 2001-present

Houston Northwest Medical Center, Houston, Texas

Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency, 2002-2004

The University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Department of Surgery, Houston, Texas

Staff Surgeon, 2002-2004

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas

Attending Surgeon, 2002-present

Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital

Harris County Hospital District, Houston, Texas

Attending Surgeon, 2002-present

Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, Texas

Director, Minimally Invasive Surgeons of Texas Consortium, 2002-present

The University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Department of Surgery, Houston, Texas

Staff Surgeon, 2004-present

Park Plaza Hospital, Houston, Texas

Medical Director, Bariatric Surgery, 2005-present

Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, Texas

Medical Director, University of Texas Bariatric Surgery Center, 2005-present

The University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Department of Surgery, Houston, Texas

Chief, Elective General Surgery, 2006-present

The University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Department of Surgery, Houston, Texas

Staff Surgeon, 2007-present

The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas

Attending Surgeon, 2007-present

Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center Surgery Center

Houston, Texas

Staff Surgeon, 2007-present

Memorial Hermann Surgery Center Red Oak

Houston, Texas

Medical Director, General Surgery Service, 2007-present

Memorial Hermann Hospital

Houston, Texas

Staff Surgeon, 2007-present

Acuity Hospital of Houston

Houston, Texas

Staff Surgeon, 2008-present

Memorial Hermann Hospital – Katy

Katy, Texas

Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs, 2010-present

The University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Department of Surgery

Houston, Texas

Provisional Staff Surgeon, 2011-present

M.D. Aesthetic Surgery Center

Houston, Texas

LICENSURE:

Medical License # K3951, Texas

CERTIFICATION:

American Board of Surgery, 2002-present

Certificate# 46956

Center of Excellence Bariatric Surgeon, 2006-present

American Society of Bariatric Surgery

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:

Regional:

Texas Medical Association, 1997-present

Southwestern Surgical Society, 2001-present

Harris County Medical Society, 2002-present

American College of Surgeons, South Texas Chapter, 2004-present

Texas Association of Bariatric Surgery, 2005-present

Co-Founder, 2005

Vice President, 2006-2007

Southeast Regional Board Member, 2006-present

President, 2008-2010

Houston Bariatric Society, Co-Founder, 2011-present

National:

American Medical Association, 1993-1999

Society of American Gastrointestional Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), 1999-present

American Society of Bariatric Surgery, 2003-present

State/Regional Chapters Committee, 2006-present

Fellowship Education Committee, 2006-present

American College of Surgeons, Fellow, 2004-present

Association of Surgical Education, 2005-present

Association of Academic Surgery, 2007-present

Bariatric Surgery Training Committee for ASMBS, 2008-present

Bariatric Surgical Review Committee for ASMBS, 2009-present

Centers of Excellence, Board Member

Fellowship Council Accreditation Committee, 2010-2011

Emerging Technologies and Procedures Committee for ASMBS, 2012-present

Program Committee for ASMBS, 2012-present

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, 2003-2013

International:

The Clinical Robotic Surgery Association (CRSA), Co-Founder, 2009

President Elect, 2009-2010

President, 2010

HONORS AND AWARDS:

Texas AM University President's Endowed Scholar, 1988-1992

Robert A. Welch Foundation Scholarship for Biochemistry, 1988-1992

Texas AM University Honors Program Fellow, 1988-1992

Texas AM University Dept. of Biochemistry Biophysics, 1988-1992

Beckman Academic Achievement Award, 1988-1992

American Institute of Chemists Outstanding Student, 1988-1992

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, 1988-1992

Texas AM University Student Government Senator, 1988-1992

Texas AM Phi Eta Sigma Freshman Honor Society, 1988-1992

Distinguished Poster, 8th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, 1996-2002

Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons Outstanding Resident Award, 1996-2002

Southwestern Surgical Congress Best Poster Competition, 1996-2002

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society Member, 1996-2002

Best Paper Presentation, Texas AM University Health Science Center, 1996-2002

Dean's Teaching Excellence Award, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, 2003

Fellow, American College of Surgeons, 2004

Health Fitness Sports Magazine's Doctors' Choice Award, Selected one of Houston's Best in "Bariatric Surgery," 2010

EDITORIAL POSITIONS:

Reviewer, Journal of the American Medical Association, 2004

Reviewer, Journal of Surgical Endoscopy, 2005-present

Reviewer, Journal of Surgery of Obesity and Related Diseases, 2006-present

Reviewer, Journal of The American College of Surgeons, 2008-present

Editorial Consultant, Journal of Robotic Surgery Editorial Board, 2010-2012

SERVICE ON THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER COMMITTEES:

Member, University of Texas Physicians' Board, 2010-present

Member, UT Systems Engineering Workgroup, 2011-present

SERVICE ON THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL SCHOOL COMMITTEES:

Faculty Senate, 2003-2005

Graduate Medical Education Committee, 2007-present

SERVICE ON THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY COMMITTEES, UT-HMS COMMITTEES:

Medical Student Advisory Committee, 2002-2005

Education Advisory Committee, 2002-present

Minimally Invasive Surgeons of Texas Fellowship Committee, 2002-present

Advisory Committee, 2003-2005

SERVICE ON UT-HMS AFFILIATED HOSPITALS:

Memorial Hermann Hospital - Texas Medical Center

General Surgery Service Line Committee, 2003-present

Chair, 2006-present

Bariatric Surgery Service Line Committee, 2004-present

Chair, 2005-present

Operating Room Committee, 2005-present

Surgery Block Schedule Subcommittee, 2006-present

Medical Executive Committee, 2006-present

Emergency General Surgery Call Committee, 2006-present

Robotic Surgery Advisory Board, 2007-present

Chair, Hermann Network Providers Clinical Programs Committee, 2009-present

Bariatrics Subcommittee

Chair, Robotic Credentials Subcommittee, 2010-present

Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center Surgery Center

Medical Executive Committee, 2006-present

Physician Advisory Board, 2007-present

SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY:

Coordinator and Lecturer for Monthly Houston Bariatric Surgery Information Meeting and

Support Groups located at Memorial Hermann Hospital/TMC, Memorial Hermann

Hospital/Woodlands, Christus St. Catherine Hospital/Katy, Memorial Hermann

Hospital/Southeast, and Park Plaza Hospital, 2003-present

Sponsor for Houston area Walk from Obesity, 2005-present

SPONSORSHIP OF POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS:

Fernando Miranda, M.D., 2003-2004

Michael Seger, M.D., 2003-2004

Robert J. Chastanet, M.D., 2003-2004

Eseroghene Otah, M.D., 2003-2004

Mahsa Mossadegh, M.D., 2003-2004

Ajay K. Chopra, M.D., 2004-2005

Richard Altieri, M.D., 2004-2005

Donna Francis, M.D., 2004-2005

Michael Bozuk, M.D., 2004-2005

Nicole Fearing, M.D., 2004-2005

Wiljon Beltre, M.D., 2004-2005

Sherman Yu, M.D., 2005-2006

Benjamin Clapp, M.D., 2005-2006

Guillermo Garcia, M.D., 2005-2006

Grace Kim, M.D., 2005-2006

Sheilendra Mehta, M.D., 2005-2006

Jay Long, M.D., 2005-2006

Pratibha Lal, M.D., 2005-2006

Harvinderpal Singh, M.D., 2006-2007

Michael Kia, D.O., 2006-2007

John Macoviak, M.D., 2006-2007

Faris Al-Gebory, M.D., 2006-2007

Alexsandr Reznikenko, M.D., 2006-2007

Brad Snyder, M.D., 2007-2008

Biju Lukose, M.D., 2007-2008

Alex Nguyen, M.D., 2007-2008

Leigh Montes, M.D., 2007-2008

Senthil Sankaralingam, M.D., 2007-2008

Ziad Amr, M.D., 2007-2008

Nilesh Bhoot, M.D., 2008-2009

Benjamin Leong, M.D., 2008-2009

Luis Bonilla, M.D., 2008-2009

Obos Ekahase, M.D., 2008-2009

Uri Gedalia, M.D., 2008-2009

Timothy Oppermann, M.D., 2008-2009

Fariba Dayhim, M.D., 2008-2009

Todd Worley, M.D., 2009-2010

Kanayochukwu Aluka, M.D., 2009-2010

Clayton Hackerman, M.D., 2009-2010

Sherrie Parker, M.D., 2009-2010

Malak Bokhari, M.D., 2009-2010

Kenneth Tieu, M.D., 2010-2011

Nathan Allison, M.D., 2010-2011

Heather Vasser, M.D., 2010-2011

Khoi Du, M.D., 2010-2011

Chad Carlton, M.D., 2010-2011

Steven Miller, M.D., 2010-2011

Michael Yaakovian, M.D., 2010-2011

Nicholas Brown, M.D., 2011-2012

Nathan Miller, M.D., 2011-2012

Rachel Reeder, M.D., 2011-2012

Richard Englehardt, M.D., 2011-2012

Tara Martinez, D.O., 2011-2012

Dominique Vande Maele, M.D., 2011-2012

Victor Malave, M.D., 2011-2012

Benjamin Dubois, M.D., 2011-2012

Harvey Rainville, M.D., 2012-2013

Hossein Bagshahi, M.D., 2012-2013

Spogmai Komak, M.D., 2012-2013

Chieu Nguyen, M.D., 2012-2013

Robert Carman, D.O., 2012-2013

Chadi Faraj, D.O., 2012-2013

Franchell Richard, M.D., 2012-2013

Marc Casasanta, M.D., 2013-2014

Asahel Gridley, M.D., 2013-2014

Romeo Lainez, M.D., 2013-2014

Eddie Lambert, M.D., 2013-2014

Sarah Lippert, M.D., 2013-2014

Shinil Shah, M.D., 2013-2014

Peter Walker, M.D., 2013-2014

Mustafa Alibahai, M.D., 2014-2015

David Gochnour, M.D., 2014-2015

Jean Paul LeFave, M.D., 2014-2015

Luis Rodriguez-Escola, M.D., 2014-2015

Cody Starnes, M.D., 2014-2015

Nicholai Stephens, M.D., 2014-2015

Reena Tahilramani, M.D., 2014-2015

TEACHING RESPONSIBILITIES:

Medical Students

Bariatric Surgery Education Seminars weekly for 3rd and 4th year students, 4-5 attendees,

2003-present

Moody Service Weekly Conference, 4-5 attendees, 2003-present

General Surgery Residents

Laparoscopic Skills Lab weekly for Moody Service, 2-4 residents, 2003-present

Robotic Skills Lab weekly for Moody Service, 2-4 residents, 2003-present

Director, Minimally Invasive Surgeons of Texas Monthly Journal, Club, 15-20 attendees,

2003-present

Bariatric Surgery Education Seminars weekly for residents, 2-3 attendees, 2003-present

Moody Service Weekly Conference attended by residents, fellows, surgeons, 8-12 attendees,

2003-present

Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellows

Creator and Director of Minimally Invasive Surgeons of Texas (MIST) Fellowships-combined 4

fellowships into a super-fellowship, 3-year accreditation, 2003-present

Laparoscopic Skills Lab weekly for 2-4 MIST fellows, 2003-present

Robotic Fellowship and Curriculum for 6-7 MIST fellows, 2003-present

Professional Education

Director of Robotic Gastric Bypass Surgeon Led Training, 2003-present

Preceptor of Robotic General Surgery, 2003-present

Proctor of Robotic Surgery, 2003-present

Instructor of Stapled Hemorrhoidopexy, 2003-present

PUBLICATIONS:

A. Abstracts (*presented)

  1. *Wilson, EB, Cole, JC, Nipper, ML, Cooney, DR, Smith, RW: Computed tomography and ultrasound in the diagnosis of appendicitis: When are they indicated? SWSC Abstracts 2001; 53: 197.
  2. *Buckley, CJ, May, BM, Lee, SD, Patterson, DE, Wilson, EB: Aortoiliac perforation: An uncommon and often angiographically undetected complication of aortoiliac angioplasty. SCVS Abstracts 2001; 29: 210.

  3. *Wilson, EB, Leggett, PL: Combined laparoscopic nissen fundoplication and cholecystectomy: Increased association between gastroesophageal reflux and biliary disease. Surg Endosc 2002; 16(S): s239.
  4. Wilson, EB, Abernathy, SW, Camazine, B, Shaffer, RD, Leggett, PL: Esophagogastric fistula as a rare cause of failure of laparoscopic nissen fundoplication. Surg Endosc 2002; 16(S): s289.
  5. *Wilson, EB, Fischer, J, Leggett, PL: Computed tomography guided needle localization and thoracoscopic wedge excision of a pulmonary nodule. SWSC Abstracts 2002; 58: 92.
  6. Glorsky, SL, Wilson, EB, Scarborough, T, Mullens, M: Rhabdomyolysis: An unusual complication of laparoscopic roux-en-y gastric bypass. Surg Endosc 2003; 17(S): s229.
  7. *Wilson, EB, Glorsky, SL, Scarborough T, Reardon, P., Leggett, P.: Comparison of gastrojejunostomy techniques on stricture rate for laparoscopic roux-en-y gastric bypass. Surg Endosc 2003; 17(S): s229.
  8. *Wilson, EB, Leggett, PL: Laparoscopic operative efficiency: The twenty-minute laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Surg Endosc 2003; 17(S): s281.
  9. Leggett, PL, Wilson, EB, Miter, DB: Malignant cells can be detected in washings from wound protecting devices: Further evidence to support protecting the extraction site during laparoscopic colon resection for malignancy. Gastroenterology 2003; 124(4): a819.
  10. Chopra, A, Miranda, FE, Scarborough, TK, Glorsky SL, Wilson, EB. Large hiatal hernia during laparoscopic roux-en-y gastric bypass: Should the hernia be repaired? Surg Endosc 2004; 18(S): s193.
  11. Miranda, FE, Chopra, A, Scarborough, TK, Glorsky, SL, Wilson, EB: Intraluminal bovine pericardial strip erosion and obstruction after laparoscopic roux-en-y gastric bypass. Surg Endosc 2004; 18(S): s201.
  12. Miranda, FE, Chopra, A, Wilson, EB, Scarborough, TK: Laparoscopic hiatal hernia repair using acellular dermis to reinforce the cruroplasty. Surg Endosc 2004; 18(S): s247.
  13. Seger, M, Chastenet, R, Wilson, EB, Daigle, C, Churchman, R, Leggett, PL: Revision of failed endoluminal antireflux procedures: Three difficult cases. Surg Endosc 2004; 18(S): s249.
  14. Kao, LS, Wilson EB, Anderson KD: Gender differences in decision-making amongst spouses of surgeons. Surgical Education Week Abstracts 2004: 49.
  15. *Wilson, EB, Anderson, KD, Kao, LS: Spouses' perceptions of careers in surgery. Surgical Education Week Abstracts 2004: 100.
  16. Miranda, F, Chopra, A, Wilson, EB, Scarborough, TK: Combining laparoscopic gastric bypass with Heller myotomy in a patient with morbid obesity and achalasia. JSLS 2004; 8(S): s58.
  17. Francis, D, Altieri, R, Scarborough, TK, Wilson, EB: PPH and the hemorrhoid revolution. SWSC Abstracts 2005; 57: 62.
  18. *Wilson, EB, Scarborough, TK, Reardon, PR, Leggett, PL, Franklin, ME: Combining the private practice and academic environments: A new model for minimally invasive surgical fellowship training. Surg Endosc 2005; 19(S): s200.
  19. Francis, D, Fearing, N, Bozuk, M, Altieri, RP, Leggett, PL, Scarborough, TK, Wilson, EB: The case for preoperative esophagogastroduodenoscopy in bariatric patients. Surg Endosc 2005; 19(S): s267.
  20. Francis, D, Altieri-Perez, R, Wilson, EB, Leggett, PL: Preoperative evaluation of the bariatric patient. JSLS 2005; 9(S): s41
  21. Fearing, N, Francis, D, Bozuk, M, Wilson, EB, Leggett, PL: Adult intestinal malrotation: Successful laparoscopic treatment. JSLS 2005; 9(S): s61.
  22. Yu, S, Wilson, EB: Four-arm robotic gastric bypass: A new technique. MIRA Abstracts 2005; 1: 3
  23. Yu, SC, Lee, MJ, Albrecht, BS, Clapp, BC, Scarborough, TK, Wilson, EB: Results from one hundred robotic-assisted gastric bypasses. SWSC Abstracts 2006; 58: 154.
  24. Yu, SC, Jastrow, K, Klein, C, Clapp, B, Scarborough, TK, Wilson, EB: Foreign material erosion after laparoscopic roux-en-y gastric bypass: Findings and treatment. Surg Endosc 2006; 20(S): s257.
  25. Spivak, H, Beltran, OR, Slavchev, P, Yonath, H, Wilson EB: Laparoscopic revision from lapband to gastric bypass. Surg Endosc 2006; 20(S): s312.
  26. Leichman, JG, Aguilar, D, Mehta, S, Taegtmeyer, H, Scarborough, TK, Wilson, EB: Improved metabolic parameters, but no change in cardiac function, after bariatric surgery. Surg Obes Relat Dis 2006; 2(3): 294.
  27. Clapp, B, Yu, S, Sands, T, Wilson, EB, Scarborough, TK: Preoperative upper endoscopy is useful prior to revisional bariatric surgery. JSLS 2006;10(S) s45, 2006.
  28. Clapp, B, Wilson, EB, Scarborough, TK: The four-arm robotic assisted laparoscopic gastric bypass. Surg Endosc 2007; 21(S): s290.
  29. Singh, H, Clapp, B, Kia, M, Glorsky, S, Spivak, H, Scarborough, T, Yu, S, Wilson, EB: Laparoscopic revisional bariatric surgery. Surg Endosc 2007; 21(S): s304.
  30. Reznichenko, A, Leggett, PL, Singh, H, Kia, M, Yu, S, Scarborough, TK, Wilson, EB: Results of laparoscopic repair of enlarged hiatal hernia with acellular dermis. Surg Endosc 2007; 21(S): s326.
  31. Clapp, BL, Yu, SC, Scarborough, TK, Wilson, EB: Laparoscopic spleen preserving distal pancreatectomy after gastric bypass for nesidioblastosis. Surg Endosc 2007; 21(S): s356.
  32. *Leichman, JG, King, T, Mehta, S, Clapp, B, Yu, SC, Taegtmeyer, H, Scarborough, TK, Wilson, EB: Decreased visceral adipose tissue nine months after bariatric surgery is associated with dramatic changes in metabolic gene expression. Surg Obes Relat Dis 2007; 3(3): 293-4.
  33. *Wilson, EB, Wilson, T, Leong B, Snyder B: Robotic Inguinal Hernia Repair during Robotic Prostatectomy: Safe, Efficient, and Effective. The Southwest Surgical Congress 61st Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2009. p148.
  34. Carol Wolin-Riklin RD, Todd Wilson MD, Brad Snyder MD, Connie Klein NP, Erik Wilson MD: Routine assessment of Vitamin D should be performed for all patients with BMI>30 kg/m2. Poster presentation at The Obesity Society's 2009 Annual Scientific Meeting, Washington, DC, October 2009.
  35. Brad Snyder MD, Todd Wilson MD,Erik Wilson MD, Todd Worley MD: Patients Expect to Lose More Than Average Weight After Bariatric Surgery, Accepted for Poster of Distinction at the Scientific Session of the Scientific Session of the 12th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery hosted by SAGES and CAGS, National Harbor, MD, April 2010, Surgical Endosc (2010) Suppl 1:24:S299 ID 27288.
  36. Worley, TA, Snyder, BE, Aluka KJ, Wilson, TD, Wilson EB. Creation of a Universal Score. Poster presentation at the 12th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, National Harbor, MD 2010. Surg Endos (2010) Suppl 1:24:S350. ID 28504.
  37. Kanayochukwu J Aluka, MD, Todd D. Wilson, MD, Brad E Snyder, MD, Sherman Yu, MD, Erik B Wilson, MD: Forced Gastric Wall Erosion and Staged Removal of Nonadjustable Gastric Bands-A Case Series, 12th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, National Harbor, MD 2010. Surg Endos (2010) Suppl 1:24:S348. ID 28457.
  38. Brad Snyder, MD, Karen Krause, PhD, Sherrie Parker, MD, Philip L. Leggett, MD, Todd A. Worley, MD, Erik B. Wilson, MD, Stuart J. Nathan, PhD Associates: Preoperative Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI-2) Scores Can be Used to Predict the Rate of Weight Loss After Bariatric Surgery. 2010. Behavioral Health Session/Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. S71-76. P-61.
  39. Brad Snyder MD, Erik Wilson MD, Todd Wilson MD, Kanayochukwu Aluka MD, Todd Worley MD: Weight loss over time for Adjustable Gastric Bands, Roux-Y Gastric Bypasses, and Sleeve Gastrectomies: A Comparative Analysis. Poster presentation at the 27th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Metabolic Bariatric Surgery, Las Vegas, NV 2010.
  40. Clayton Hackerman MD, Erik Wilson MD, Todd Wilson MD, Brad Snyder MD: "Forced erosion and endoluminal retrieval of nonadjustable gastric band," Accepted for presentation in the Video Session at the 27th Annual Meeting of the ASMBS, Las Vegas, NV June 2010, Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, 6(3), Suppl, May-June 2012, Page S83.
  41. Allison N., Tieu K., Wilson T., Snyder B., Wilson, E.: "Robotic Ventral Hernia Repair," Presented at the 2nd Worldwide Congress of the Clinical Robotic Surgery Association UIC Forum, Chicago, IL, October 1-2, 2010.
  42. Tieu KK, Allison ND, Haas EM. Snyder BE, Wilson TD, Leggett PL, Seger MV, Duperier FT, Andrassy RJ, Wilson EB: Minimally Invasive Surgeons of Texas: A Novel Model for Fellowship Training. 2011 Annual Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) Conference, San Antonio Conference Center, San Antonio, TX, March 2011.
  43. Geloneck MM, Crowell EL, Wilson EB, Chuang AS, Bagker LA, Bell NP, Feldman RM. Correlation between Body Mass Index and Intraocular Pressure. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2012;53:E-Abstract 5021.
  44. Andrew Flum MD, Lee Zhao MD; MS, Stephanie Kielb MD, Erik Wilson MD, Tung Shu MD, John Hairston MD: Intracorporeal Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Augmentation Enterocystoplasty (Ralae) And Catheterizable Channel: A Case Series. Accepted for presentation at Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine Urogenital Reconstruction Winter Meeting, Las Vegas, NV February 2013.
  45. Walker P, Shah S, Bajwa K, Mehta S, Snyder B, Wilson EB, Wilson T: Endoscopic retrieval of obstructive bands: A developing institutional experience. 18th World Congress of International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders, Instanbul, Turkey. August 28- 31, 2013.
  46. Shah SK, Walker PA, Levy SM, Mehta SS, Snyder BE, Wilson TD, Bajwa KS, Wilson EB. Totally robotic repair of a large paraesophageal hernia with Toupet fundoplication. 6th Annual Clinical Robotic Surgery Association Worldwide Congress, San Francisco, CA, Oct 23-25, 2014. (Video).

B. Refereed Original Journal Articles:

  1. Rice, AP, Wilson, EB, and Chan, F: Laminated proteolytic digestions identify common structural features of HIV-1 tat proteins expressed during infection from alternatively spliced mRNAs. J of AIDS; 6:344-352, 1993.
  2. Wilson, EB, Cole, JC, Nipper, ML, Cooney, DR and Smith, RW: Computed tomography and ultrasonography in the diagnosis of appendicitis: when are they indicated? Arch Surg, 2001 June; 136(6):670-675.
  3. Wilson, EB, Bass, CS, Abrameit, W, Roberson, R, and Smith RW: Metoclopramide versus ondansetron in prophylaxis of nausea and vomiting for laparoscopic cholecystecomy. Am J Surg 2001 Feb; 181(2):138-141.
  4. Vermillion, JM, Wilson, EB; and Smith, RW: Traumatic diaphragmatic hernia presenting as a tension fecopneumothorax. Hernia 2001 Sep; 5(3):158-160.
  5. Wilson, EB, Scarborough, TK, Reardon, PR, Leggett, PL and Franklin, ME: Minimally Invasive Surgeons of Texas: A new concept in fellowship training. Surg. Innov 2004 Dec; 11(4):273-275.
  6. Kao, LS, Wilson, EB, Anderson, KD: Gender differences among spouses of surgeons. Amer J Surg 2005 Apr; 189(4):435-440.
  7. Kao, LS, Wilson, EB, Anderson, KD: Perceptions and predictors of surgeon satisfaction: A survey of spouses of academic surgeons. J Am Coll Surg 2005 May; 2005(5):684-690.
  8. Leichman, JG, Aguilar, D, King, TM, Mehta, S, Majka, C, Scarborough, T, Wilson, EB, Taegtmeyer, H: Improvements in systemic metabolism, anthropometrics, and left ventricular geometry 3 months after bariatric surgery. Surg Obes Relat Dis 2006, Nov-Dec; 2(6):592-9.
  9. Yu, SC, Clapp, BL, Lee, MJ, Albrecht, WC, Scarborough TK, Wilson, EB: Robotic assistance provides excellent outcomes during the learning curve for laparoscopic roux-en-y gastric bypass: results from 100 robotic-assisted gastric bypasses. Am J Surg. 2006 Dec; 192(6):746- 9.
  10. Clapp, B, Yu, S, Sands, T, Wilson, EB, Scarborough, TK: Preoperative upper endoscopy is useful before revisional bariatric surgery. JSLS 2007 Jan-Mar; 11(1): 94-6.
  11. Yu, S, Jastrow, K, Clapp, B, Kao, L, Klein, C, Scarborough, T, Wilson, EB: Foreign material erosion after laparoscopic roux-en-y gastric bypass: Findings and treatment. Surg Endosc 2007 Jul; 21(7): 1216-20.
  12. Spivak, H, Beltran, OR, Slavchev, P, Wilson, EB: Laparoscopic revision from LAP-BAND to gastric bypass. Surg Endosc 2007 Aug;21(8):1388-92.
  13. Soliman, PT, Bassett Jr., RL, Wilson, EB, Boyd-Rogers, S, Schmeler, KM, Milam, MR., Gershenson, DM, Lu, KH. Limited Public Knowledge of Obesity and Endometrial Cancer Risk What Women Know, Obstetrics Gynecology, 2008 Oct;112(4):835-842.
  14. Snyder, BE.; Wilson, T; Scarborough, T; Yu, S; Wilson, EB.: Lowering gastrointestinal leak rates: a comparative analysis of robotic and laparoscopic gastric bypass. J Robotic Surg. J Robotic Surg., 2008, 2, 159-163.
  15. Leichman, JG, Wilson, EB, Scarborough, T, Aguilar, D., Miller, III, CC, Yu, S, Algahim, MF, Reyes, M, Moody, FG, Taegtmeyer, H. Dramatic Reversal of Derangements in Muscle Metabolism and Left Ventricular Function After Bariatric Surgery. The American Journal of Medicine 2008 Nov; 121(11): 966-973.
  16. Soliman, PT, Bassett Jr., RL, Wilson, EB, Boyd-Rogers, S, Schmeler, KM, Milam, MR, Gershenson, DM, Lu, KH: Limited Public Knowledge on Obesity and Endometrial Cancer Risk. Obestetrics Gynecology 2008. 112(4), 835-842.
  17. Snyder, B., Scarborough, T., Yu, S., Wilson, E.: Failure of adjustable gastric banding: starting BMI of 46kg/m(2) is a fulcrum of success and failure. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2009 May- Jun;5(3):310-6. Epub 2008 Oct 7.
  18. Snyder, B., Nguyen, A., Scarborough, T., Yu, S., Wilson, E.: comparison of those who succeed in losing significant excessive weight after bariatric surgery and those who fail. Surg Endosc, 2010 Jan;24(1):98-102. Epub 2009 Jun 11.
  19. Karmali S, Snyder B, Wilson EB, Timberlake MD, Sherman V. Endoscopic management of eroded prosthesis in vertical banded gastroplasty patients. Surg Endosc. 2010 Jan; 24(1):98- 102. Epub 2009 Jun 11.
  20. Brad Elliott Snyder, Todd Wilson, Benjamin Y. Leong, Connie Klein and Erik B. Wilson: Robotic-Assisted Roux-en-Y-Gastric Bypass: Minimizing Morbidity and Mortality. Obesity Surgery 20(3), 265-70, 2010.
  21. Algahim MF, Lux TR, Leichman JG, Boyer AF, Miller CC 3rd, Laing, ST, Wilson, EB, Scarborough T, Yu S, Snyder B, Wolin-Riklin C, Kyle UG, Taegtmeyer H: Progressive Regression of Left Ventricular Hypertrophy Two Years after Bariatric Surgery: An Unexpected Dissociation with the Body Mass Index. Am J Med. 2010 June;123(6):549-55.
  22. Cunneen SA, Brathwaite C, Joyce C, Gersin K, Kim K, Schram JL, Wilson E, Rodriguez C, Gutierrez M: Clinical Outcomes of the REALIZE Adjustable Gastric Band-C at one year in a United States population. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. 2012 May-Jun; 8(3):288- 95.
  23. Snyder, B., Tieu, K., Allison, N., Wilson, T., Toder, M., Wilson, E.: Robotic-Assisted Roux-en- Y Gastric Bypass: An Update from Two High Volume Centers. Accepted for publication in Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. November 2011.
  24. Snyder B, Brown N, Wilson E, Wilson Todd, Miller N: Single Quadrant Robotically Assisted Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: Description of a Surgical Technique. Submitted for publication to Surgical Endoscopy, January 2012.
  25. Allison, Nathan; Tieu, Ken; Snyder, Brad; Pigazzi, Alessio; Wilson, Erik: Technical Feasibility of a Robot-Assisted Ventral Hernia Repair. World J Surgery, 36:447-52, 2012.
  26. Ross S, Rosemurgy A, Albrink M, Choung E, Dapri G, Gallagher S, Hernandez J, Horgan S, Kelley W, Kia M, Marks J, Martinez J, Mintz Y, Oleynikov D, Pryor A, Rattner D, Rivas H, Roberts K, Rubach E, Schwaitzberg S, Swanstrom L, Sweeney J, Wilson E, Zemon H, Zundel N: Consensus statement of the consortium for LESS cholecystectomy. Surg Endosc., 26:2711-6, 2012.
  27. Wilson, EB, and Sudan R: The Evolution of Robotic Bariatric Surgery. World Surgery, 37:2756-2760, 2013.
  28. Wilson EB, Sudan R. The evolution of robotic bariatric surgery. World J Surg. 2013 Dec;37(12):2756-60.
  29. Snyder B, Wilson T, Woodruff V, Wilson E. Robotically assisted revision of bariatric surgeries is safe and effective to achieve further weight loss. World J Surg. 2013 Nov;37(11):2569-73.
  30. Tieu K, Allison N, Snyder B, Wilson T, Toder M, Wilson E.Robotic-assisted Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: update from 2 high-volume centers. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2013 Mar-Apr;9(2):284-8.
  31. Snyder BE, Wilson T, Leong BY, Klein C, Wilson EB. Robotic-assisted Roux-en-Y Gastric bypass: minimizing morbidity and mortality. Obes Surg. 2010 Mar;20(3):265-70.

C. Invited Articles in Journals:

  1. Wilson, EB: Surgical evaluation of appendicitis in the new era of radiographic imaging. Semin Ultrasound CT MRI 2003 Apr;24(2):65-8.
  2. Nguyen, NT, Cohen, R, Jones, DB, Higa, K, Provost, DA, Wilson, EB: Is lap gastric bypass the next gold standard? Cont Surg 2005 Mar;61(3): 128-36.
  3. Wilson, EB: The Evolution of Robotic General Surgery. Scandinavian Journal of Surgery 2009. 98, 125-129.
  4. Snyder B, Wilson EB, Wilson T, Worley T, Aluka K, Robinson E, Bajwa K, Mehta S: A Necessary Step? A Critical Analysis of the Use of Gastric Bands in Obese Patients." Accepted for publication. Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity. January 2010.
  5. Snyder, B., Wilson, T, Woodruff, V, Wilson, EB: "Robotically Assisted Revision of Bariatric Surgeries is Safe and Effective to Achieve Further Weight Loss." World J Surg, DOI 10.1007/s00268-013-1968-y.
  6. Kumar N, Wilson EB, Thompson, CC: "Utilization of Endoscopic Suturing for Management of Weight Regain: Transoral Outlet Reduction: United States Experience." Bariatric Times 2009 Nov;10(11):85-86.

D. Book Chapters/Monographs:

  1. Woodman G, SwainS , Wilson E, English W, Ikramuddin S, Bour E, Edmundowicz S, Snyder S, Soto F, Sullivan S, Holcomb R, Lehmann J, The Reduce Pivotal Trial: A Prospective, Randomized Controlled Pivotal Trial of a Dual Intragastric Balloon for the Treatme
  2. Shah SK, Walker, PA, Snyder BE, Wilson EB. Chapter 6: Essential and future directions ofbariatric surgery. In: Kroh M, Chalikonda S (eds) Essential of Robotic Surgery, Springer Science + Business Media, New York. In press.

E. Professional Communications:

Invited Presentations

  1. "Copper (II) binding effects on protein stability and fluorescence quenching in ribonuclease T1." Senior honors thesis and oral presentation, Texas AM University, 1992, College Station, TX.
  2. "Ondansetron versus metoclopramide in prophylaxis of nausea and vomiting for laparoscopic cholecystectomy: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial." Oral presentation, South Texas Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, 1999, San Anton
  3. "Effects of clinical impression, computed tomography and ultrasound on the diagnosis of appendicitis: A prospective trial." Oral presentation, Texas AM Scott White Surgical Alumni Meeting, 2000, Temple, TX.
  4. "Computed tomography and ultrasound in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis: when are they indicated?" Oral presentation, Western Surgical Association, 2000, Dana Point, CA.
  5. "Selective arterialization of the dorsal venous system of the hand for salvage of ischemic digits." Oral presentation, Southwestern Surgical Clinical Congress, 2000, Colorado Springs, CO.
  6. "Computed tomography and ultrasound in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis: when are they indicated?" Oral presentation, Texas Surgical Society, 2000, Galveston, TX.
  7. "Computed tomography and ultrasound in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis: When Are They Indicated?" Poster presentation, Southwestern Surgical Congress, 2001, Cancun, MX.
  8. "Esophagogastric fistula as a rare cause of failure in laparoscopic nissen fundoplication." Poster presentation, Southwestern Surgical Congress, 2001, Cancun, MX.
  9. "Aortic perforation: An uncommon complication of iliac angioplasty." Poster presentation, Society of Clinical Vascular Surgeons, 2001, Boca Raton, FL.
  10. "Combined laparoscopic nissen fundoplication and cholecystectomy: Increased association between gastroesophageal reflux and biliary disease." Distinguished poster award and oral presentation. 8th World Congress of Endoscopy and Society of American Gast
  11. "Esophagogastric fistula as a rare cause of failure in laparoscopic nissen fundoplication." Poster presentation, 8th World Congress of Endoscopy and Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, 2002, New York, NY.
  12. "Computed tomography needle guided localization and thoracoscopic wedge excision of a pulmonary nodule." Oral presentation, Southwestern Surgical Congress, 2002, Coronado, CA.
  13. "New techniques in minimally invasive surgery." Oral presentation, 17th Annual Surgical Alumni Society Meeting, April, 2003, Scott White Hospital, Temple, TX.
  14. "Comparison of gastrojejunostomy techniques on stricture rate for laparoscopic roux-en-y gastric bypass." Poster presentation, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, 2003, Los Angeles, CA.
  15. "Laparoscopic operative efficiency: The twenty-minute laparoscopic cholecystectomy." Poster presentation, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, 2003, Los Angeles, CA.
  16. "Malignant cells can be detected in washings from wound protecting devices; further evidence to support protecting the extraction site during laparoscopic colon resection for malignancy." Poster presentation, Digestive Diseases Week, 2003, Orlando, FL.
  17. "Current trends in the surgical treatment of obesity and hemorrhoids in women." Oral presentation, Update in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2004, Houston, TX.
  18. "Spousal perceptions of careers in surgery." Surgical Education Week, Association of Surgical Educators, 2004, Houston, TX.
  19. "Large hiatal hernia during laparoscopic roux-en-y gastric bypass: should the hernia be repaired?" Poster presentation, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, 2004, Denver, CO.
  20. "Intraluminal bovine pericardial strip erosion and obstruction after laparoscopic roux-en-y gastric bypass." Poster presentation, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, 2004, Denver, CO.
  21. "Laparoscopic hiatal hernia repair using acellular dermis to reinforce the cruroplasty." Poster presentation, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, 2004, Denver, CO.
  22. "Revision of failed endoluminal antireflux procedures: Three difficult cases." Poster presentation, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, 2004, Denver, CO.
  23. "Current trends bariatric surgery and the obesity epidemic." Oral presentation, Seminar of the Texas Medical Center Bariatrics, September 2004, Houston, TX.
  24. "Combining laparoscopic gastric bypass with Heller myotomy in a patient with morbid obesity and achalasia." 13th International Congress and Endo Expo, 2004, New York, NY.
  25. "Bariatric surgery and the obesity epidemic." Oral presentation, 26th National Scientific Convention, Arab American Medical Association, October 2004, Houston, TX.
  26. "Ethics, science and surgical intervention of obesity." Oral presentation, Preventive Cardiology Forum XV, February 2005, Houston, TX.
  27. "The evolution of robotic surgery." Department of Surgery Grand Rounds, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, November 2005, Houston, TX.
  28. "Recent advances in bariatric and robotic surgery." Oral presentation, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 2005, San Francisco, CA.
  29. "Combining the private practice and academic environments: A new model for minimally invasive surgical fellowship training." Distinguished poster award, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, 2005, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
  30. "The case for preoperative esophagogastroduodenoscopy in bariatric patients." Poster presentation, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, 2005, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
  31. "Adult intestinal malrotation: Successful laparoscopic treatment." Poster presentation, 14th International Congress and Endo Expo, 2005, San Diego, CA.
  32. "Four-arm robotic gastric bypass: A new technique." Oral presentation, Minimally Invasive Robotics Association, 2005, Innsbruck, Austria.
  33. "Results from one hundred robotic assisted gastric bypasses." Poster presentation, Southwestern Surgical Congress, 2006, Kauai, Hawaii.
  34. "Laparoscopic revision from lap-band to gastric bypass." Poster presentation, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, 2006, Dallas, TX.
  35. "Robotic Gastric Bypass." Oral presentation, Pacific Rim Robotics Conference 2006 ART of Prostatectomy Symposium, 2006, Anaheim, CA
  36. "Preoperative upper endoscopy is useful prior to revisional bariatric surgery." Poster presentation, 15th International Congress and Endo Expo, 2006, Boston, MA.
  37. "Results of laparoscopic repair of enlarged hiatal hernia with acellular dermis." Oral presentation, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, 2007, Las Vegas, NV.
  38. "Laparoscopic spleen preserving distal pancreatectomy after gastric bypass for nesidioblastosis." Poster presentation, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, 2007, Las Vegas, NV.
  39. "Improved Metabolic and Cardiac Function After Bariatric Surgery." Oral presentation, Metabolism Obesity Symposium, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston Annual Research Retreat, 2007, Houston, TX
  40. "Decreased visceral adipose tissue nine months after bariatric surgery is associated with dramatic changes in metabolic gene expression." Oral presentation, American Society of Bariatric Surgeons, 2008, San Diego, CA.
  41. "Bariatric Surgery Complications." Oral presentation, Texas College of Emergency Physicians 2008 Annual Meeting, 2008, The Woodlands, TX.
  42. "Weight Management and Bariatric Surgery: Is It An Option for Me? – Types, Indication, Risks, Benefits and Outcomes: The Texas Experience.." The 2008 Intracranial Hypertension Research Foundation Patient Conference, 2008, Houston, TX.
  43. "Decreasing the learning curve in robotic surgery." Oral presentation, First World Robotic Symposium Latin America, 2008, Satilde;o Paulo, Brazil.
  44. "Robotic treatment of gastric cancer." Oral presentation, First World Robotic Symposium Latin America, 2008, Satilde;o Paulo, Brazil.
  45. "Pancreatic surgery with robotics: possibilities." Oral presentation, First World Robotic Symposium Latin America, 2008, Satilde;o Paulo, Brazil.
  46. "The next frontier for robotics in General Surgery." Oral presentation, First World Robotic Symposium Latin America, 2008, Satilde;o Paulo, Brazil.
  47. "Challenges in Treating the Morbid Obesity." Oral presentation, Two-Day Wellness Symposium, Translating Knowledge into Collaborative Action, November 2008, Houston Wellness Association, November 2008, Houston, TX.
  48. Oral presentation, SGNA Greater Houston Region 53 3rd Annual Spring Seminar, 2008, Houston, TX.
  49. "Principles of Surgeon, Operating Room and Patient Set Up for Robotic Abdominal Surgery." Oral Presentation, Pan American Robotic Oncology Symposium (PAROS), The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, 2009, Houston, TX.
  50. "Management of GI Complications." Oral Presentation, Pan American Robotic Oncology Symposium (PAROS), The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, 2009, Houston, TX.
  51. "Overview of Robotic Bariatric Surgery." 1st World Wide Meeting of the Clinical Robotic Surgery Association, 2009, Chicago, IL.
  52. "Indications for preop manometry, endoscopy, UGI." Oral Presentation, 2009 Second Annual Gastric Band Summit, Orlando, FL.
  53. "Endoluminal Banding." Oral Presentation, 2009 Second Annual Gastric Band Summit, Orlando, FL.
  54. "Economics of Bariatric Surgery: How to maximize your profitability, changes in reimbursement." Oral Presentation, 2009 Second Annual Gastric Band Summit, Orlando, FL
  55. Preceptor, "Hands on for Robotic Roun-en-Y Gastric Bypass in Cadaver." Robotic Metabolic/Bariatric Surgery Program." Yonsei University College of Medicine, 2009, Seoul Korea.
  56. "Introduction to Da Vinci Surgical System." 2nd Annual World Robotic Symposium Latin America, 2009, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  57. "Futuristic Robotic Surgery." 2nd Annual World Robotic Symposium Latin America, 2009, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  58. "Bariatric Surgery and Robotics." 2nd Annual World Robotic Symposium Latin America, 2009, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  59. Antireflux Surgery and Megaesophagus." 2nd Annual World Robotic Symposium Latin America, 2009, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  60. "Robotics in Gastric Cancer." 2nd Annual World Robotic Symposium Latin America, 2009, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  61. "The Future of Bariatric Surgery." Texas Weight Loss Surgery Summit, January 22-23, 2010 Houston, TX.
  62. "Robotic Bariatric Surgery: What's the Point?" Texas Weight Loss Surgery Summit, January 22-23, 2010, Houston, TX.
  63. "Robotic Bariatric Surgery." World Robotic General Surgery Symposium, April 2010, Orlando, FL.
  64. "The Evolution of Robotic Surgery." Grand Rounds, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, April 2010, Houston, TX.
  65. "Antireflux Endoscopy Therapies." XIX Congreso Internacional de Cirugia Endoscópica, May 2010, Cancun, Mexico.
  66. "Antireflux treatment with NOTES, Single Port or with Robotic Surgery." XIX Congreso Internacional de Cirugia Endoscópica, May 2010, Cancun, Mexico
  67. "Antecolic/Antegastric Approach, 4-da Vinci Arm Technique." Advanced Course in da Vinci Gastric Bypass, Florida Hospital, June 2-7, 2010, Celebration, FL.
  68. "Essentials of robotic bariatric surgery." Severance (Yonsei) daVinci® LIVE, Yonsei University Health System, July 15-17, 2010, Seoul, Korea.
  69. "Robotic Sleeve Gastrectomy" (Unedited Video Presentations), Severance (Yonsei) daVinci® LIVE, Yonsei University Health System, July 15-17, 2010, Seoul, Korea.
  70. "New Robotic Technologies." 3rd Annual World Robotic Symposium Latin America – General Surgery, Albert Einstein Insitutio Israelita de Ensino E Pesquisa, August 22, 2010, Satilde;o Paulo, Brazil.
  71. "Bariatric Surgery and Robotics – Indications, Technique and Results." 3rd Annual World Robotic Symposium Latin America – General Surgery, Albert Einstein Insitutio Israelita de Ensino E Pesquisa, August 21-22, 2010, Satilde;o Paulo, Brazil.
  72. "Robotic Haital Hernia – Indications and Results." 3rd Annual World Robotic Symposium Latin America – General Surgery, Albert Einstein Insitutio Israelita de Ensino E Pesquisa, August 21-22, 2010, São Paulo, Brazil.
  73. "Robotic Right Colectomy." Panelist, 3rd Annual World Robotic Symposium Latin America – General Surgery, Albert Einstein Insitutio Israelita de Ensino E Pesquisa, August 21-22, 2010, São Paulo, Brazil.
  74. "Robotic Retosigmoidectomy and TME – Hybrid Technique, Totally Robotic, Resection." Panelist, 3rd Annual World Robotic Symposium Latin America – General Surgery, Albert Einstein Insitutio Israelita de Ensino E Pesquisa, August 21-22, 2010, São Paulo, Brazil.
  75. "My patient wants his bariatric operation with a robot…Is it worth it? IX Congreso Latino Americano de Cirugía Endoscópica ALACE, August 25-28, 2010, Salvador, BA, Brazil.
  76. "The Problem of Certification, Credentialing and Privileging" 2nd Worldwide Congress of Clinical Robotic Surgery Association, October 1-2, 2010, Chicago, IL.
  77. "Single Port Bariatric Surgery." Live Transmission Surgery, 2nd Worldwide Congress of Clinical Robotic Surgery Association, October 1-2, 2010, Chicago, IL.
  78. "Band and Revisional Robotic Surgery." 2nd Worldwide Congress of Clinical Robotic Surgery Association, October 1-2, 2010, Chicago, IL.
  79. "Robotic Gastric Bypass: History, Advantages and Challenges." Miami Robotics Symposium hosted by Baptist Health South Florida, October 13-17, 2010, Miami, FL.
  80. "Single Port Bariatric Surgery." Miami Robotics Symposium hosted by Baptist Health South Florida, October 13-16, 2010, Miami, FL.
  81. 81. "Reducing Complications in Sleeve Gastrectomy, Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass by using Gore® SEAMGUARD® Bioabsorbable Staple Line Reinforcement." W.L. Gore Associates Education Breakfast Session, 23rd Scientific Meeting of the Obesity Surgery Society of Australia and New Zealand (OSSANZ) Conference 2010, November 10-12, 2010, Tasmania.
  82. "Revisional Robotic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass." 23rd Scientific Meeting of the Obesity Surgery Society of Australia and New Zealand (OSSANZ) Conference 2010, November 10-12, 2010, Tasmania.
  83. "Planned Endoluminal Erosion of Gastric Bands for Endoscopic Extraction." 23rd Scientific Meeting of the Obesity Surgery Society of Australia and New Zealand (OSSANZ) Conference 2010, November 10-12, 2010.2, Tasmania.
  84. "Current Therapy of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease." Grand Rounds, UTHealth Medical School at Houston, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Houston, TX, December 23, 2010
  85. "Metabolic Effects of Bariatric Surgery." Internal Medicine and Cancer Survivorship Grand Rounds, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, January 14, 2011, Houston, TX.
  86. "Emerging Technology: Endoscopic Plication, TOGA Trial, Gastric Balloons." Texas Association for Bariatric Surgery 2011 Annual Meeting, January 22-23, 2011, Dallas, TX.
  87. "The Future of Minimally Invasive Bariatric and General Surgery is Now." presentation on Minimally Invasive Surgery via the da Vinci Robot, Trevisio Restaurant, February 8, 2011, Houston, TX.
  88. "Gastric Bypass by Robot –Video" (Session: How Do I Do It? Technical Tips), IV Congreso Latinoamericano de Cirugía Bariatrica Y Metabólica, March 16, 2011, Cartagena, Colombia.
  89. "Robotic Bariary Surgery" (Session: New Technology), IV Congreso Latinoamericano de Cirugía Bariatrica Y Metabólica, March 16, 2011, Cartagena, Colombia.
  90. "Robotic Surgery for General Surgeons Session: It's Coming Your Way!" Co-Chair, Scientific Sessions Panels, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), April 1, 2011, San Antonio, TX.
  91. "Bariatric Surgery" for Advances in Clinical Robotics: The Year 2010-2011 Part I, 6th Annual Minimally Invasive Robotic Association (MIRA) Congress, May 11-13, 2011, Athens, Greece.
  92. "Endoluminal Bariatric Surgery" General Surgery Session, Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons (SLS) Satellite Congress – 2nd Colombian Gynaecological Endoscopy Congress, June 2-3, 2011, Catagena, Colombia.
  93. "What's New in Robotics (Robotic Single Port Procedures in 3D), Multi-Specialisation IV – Robotics Plenary Session, Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons (SLS) Satellite Congress – 2nd Colombian Gynaecological Endoscopy Congress,June 2-3, 2011, Catagena, Colombia.
  94. "The Great Debate in Bariatric Surgery." Debater, 28th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Metabolic Bariatric Surgery Conference, June 13-17, 2011, Orlando, FL.
  95. "Robotic Foregut Surgery after Prior Open Foregut Surgery." Multi-Specialty Live Surgery Symposium – Yonsei Severance Live 2011, Severance Hospital, August 25-27, 2011, Seoul, Korea.
  96. "Robotic Gastric Bypass: Manual Anastomosis Using Robotic System." Multi-Specialty Live Surgery Symposium – Yonsei Severance Live 2011, Severance Hospital, August 25-27, 2011, Seoul, Korea.
  97. "Robotic Nissen." Multi-Specialty Live Surgery Symposium – Yonsei Severance Live 2011, Severance Hospital, August 25-27, 2011, Seoul, Korea.
  98. "Choice of Biomaterials." Component Separation in General Surgery, Medical Mastery Series, Marriott at the Texas Medical Center, September 16-17, 2011, Houston, TX.
  99. "Hiatal Hernia Repair with GORE® BIO-A® Tissue Reinforcement." Component Separation in General Surgery, Medical Mastery Series, Marriott at the Texas Medical Center, September 16-17, 2011, Houston, TX.
  100. "Bariatric Robotic Surgery – Indications, Technique and Results." 4th Annual World Robotic Symposium Latin America, Hotel Transamerica, September 30-October 1, 2011, Sao Paolo, Brazil.
  101. "What is Different about Learning Robotics?" October 23-27, 2011, ACS Clinical Congress,
  102. "Robotic Bariatric Surgery." 2012 Annual Texas Association for Bariatric Surgery Conference, Omni Austin Hotel Downtown, January 21, 2012, Austin, TX.
  103. "Versatility in GORE® BIO-A® Tissue Reinforcement in Hiatal Hernia and Component Separation Techniques." Dinner and Didactic Presentation, Perry's Steakhouse, January 25, 2012, Houston, TX.
  104. "Metabolic Effects of Bariatric Surgery." University of Texas Cardiology Grand Rounds, February 2, 2012, Houston, TX.
  105. "Robotic Bariatric Surgery History." Second Annual Miami Robotics Symposium, February 17, 2012, Miami, FL.
  106. "Experiences from Robotic Bariatric Programs: Do's and Don'ts." Second Annual Miami Robotics Symposium, February 17, 2012, Miami, FL.
  107. "Robotics for Bariatric Surgery: Ready for Prime Time?" Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium, February 25, 2012, Salt Lake City, UT.
  108. "25 (OH) D levels Decrease as BMI Increases." Poster presentation at 29th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Metabolic Bariatric Surgery Conference, June 17-22, 2012, San Diego, CA.
  109. "Metabolic Surgery: A War on Insulin." Grand Rounds, UTHealth Medical School at Houston, Department of Family Medicine, July 18, 2012, Houston, TX.
  110. "Surgical Management of Difficult Duodenal Emergencies: Laparoscopic Techniques." 4th Worldwide Congress of Clinical Robotic Surgery Association, October 27-29, 2012, Chicago, IL.
  111. "Clinical Cases, Controversies, Interactive Discussion: How to Select Patients and Techniques Age and What to Do Metabolic or Non-metabolic HH with or without GERD in Bariatric Patients Miscellaneous." Panelist, BEST Conference 2012, November 28- December 1, 2012, Guadalajara, Jalisco.
  112. "Robot-assisted Bariatric Surgery, Current Status and Future." BEST Congress 2012, November 28-December 1, 2012, Guadalajara, Jalisco.
  113. "Technical Failures that Resulted in Complications." Panelist. BEST Congress 2012, November 28-December 1, 2012, Guadalajara, Jalisco.
  114. "I'm an Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeon….and Now is the Time for Robotics." Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Conference 2013, April 18, 2013, Baltimore, MD/
  115. "Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication (TIF) – Is this Procedure Here to Stay?." Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Conference 2013, April 18, 2013, Baltimore, MD.
  116. "Long-Term Outcomes of Endoscopic Fundoplication: 2 Year Results from the Prospective Multicenter U.S. Study" Reginal CW Bell, MD, FACS, William E. Barnes, MC, FACS, William E. Barnes, MD, FACS, Bart J. Carter, MD, FACS, Robert W Sewell MD, FACS, Peter G. Mavrelis, MD, Glenn M Ihde, MD, Kevin M Hoddinott, MD, FACS, Mark A. Fox, MD, FACS, Tanja Gunsberger, DO, Mark G Hausmann, MD, FACS, David Dargis, DO, Brian DaCosta Gill, MD, FACS, Erik Wilson, MD, FACS, Karim S. Trad, MD, FACS; SurgOne, PC Englewood, Colorado; Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Conference 2013, April 19, 2013, Baltimore, MD.
  117. "Endoluminal Greater Curvature Plication – A Case Series, Manoel GalvALo Neto, MD, Natan Zundel, MD, Josemberg M Campos, MD, Alonso Alvarado, MD, Lyz B Silva, MD, Jorge Orillac, MD, Sohail Shaikh, MD, Eddie Gomez, MD, Erik Wilson, MD, Christopher Thompson, MD, Gastro Obeso Center, SP, Brazil: Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA; Universidade Federal de Pernambuco,azil; Clinica Hospital San Fernando, Panama, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA; Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Conference 2013, April 19, 2013, Baltimore, MD, April 19, 2013.
  118. "The Future of Surgical Robotics" Sponsored by the Association of Surgical Assistants, 44th AST Annual Conference, May 21-25, 2013, New Orleans, LA.
  119. "General Surgery – Planning for the Future" Sponsored by the American Society of General Surgeons, Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, August 14-17, 2013, National Harbor, MD.
  120. "Should Robotic Surgery be the Future of Bariatric Surgery" 10th Annual Bariatric Summit, September 21-22, 2013, New Orleans, LA.
  121. "Duodenal Switch – Limb Lengthening, Banding, Resleeving" 10th Annual Bariatric Summit, September 21-22, 2013, New Orleans, LA.
  122. "The future of Bariatric Surgery: Digital Platforms and endoscopies" Michigan Bariatric Society 6th Annual Meeting, September 20, 2013, Grand Rapids, MI.
  123. "The Role of Robotics in Bariatric Surgery." 10th Annual Bariatric Summit 2013, JW Marriott September 21-22, 2013, New Orleans, LA.
  124. "Duodenal Switch – Lim Lengthening, Banding, Resleeving." 10th Annual Bariatric Summit 2013, JW Marriott, September 21-22, 2013, New Orleans, LA.
  125. "Robotic Bariatric Surgery: 2013 Update: Roux en Y" Clinical Robotic Surgery Association, October 3-5, 2013, Washington, D.C.
  126. "Robotic Bariatric Surgery: 2013 Update - Panelist." 5th Worldwide Congress Clinical Robotics Surgical Innovation, Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill, October 6-10, 2013, Washington, D.C.
  127. "Literature Review: What's the Evidence for Robotics in Bariatric Surgery." 2013 SRS Annual Meeting, November 9, 2013, Orlando, FL
  128. "Gastric Bypass: Setup Technique/Should Hand-Sewn Anastomosis be the Gold Standard." 2013 SRS Annual Meeting, November 9, 2013. Orlando, FL.
  129. "The Future of Elective General Surgery: Robots, Endoscopy, and the Death of Open Surgery" Grand Rounds, University of Kansas School of Medicine - Wichita, March 11, 2014, Wichita, KS.
  130. "Diagnose and Endoscopic Removal of Gastric Band Erosion" SAGES 2014 Annual Meeting, April 2-5, 2014, Salt Lake City, UT.
  131. "The Cybernectic Surgery and the Future of Surgery: Ted Talk" Global Surgery Group Innovation Conference. April 9, 2014, New Brunswick, NJ.
  132. "Patients Who Regain Weight after Sleeves, Next Steps Duodenal Switch?" Bariatric Symposium, May 16-17, 2014, San Antonio, TX.
  133. "Nausea/Reflux, How to Handle" Bariatric Symposium, May 16-17, 2014, San Antonio, TX.
  134. "Robotic Bypass" VIII Annual International Bariatric Meeting, May 22-24, 2014. Mendoza, Argentina.
  135. "New trends in Bariatric Surgery: Robotic Bariatric Surgery, VIII Annual International Bariatric Meeting, May 22-24, 2014, Mendoza, Argentina.
  136. "The Future of Robotic Surgery" J. Bradley Aust Surgical Society 2014 Annual Meeting, June 4-7, 2014, San Antonio, TX.
  137. "Endoluminal Surgery" J. Bradley Aust Surgical Society 2014 Annual Meeting, June 4-7, 2014, San Antonio, TX.
  138. "Fundamental in Robotic Bariatric Surgery" International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and metabolic disorders (IFSO), August 26-30, 2014, Montreal, Canada.
  139. "Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty with Apollo Procedure: Word Results" International Madrid Bariatric Endoscopy Congress, September 18-19, 2014, Madrid, Spain.

F. Video and Live Surgery Presentations:

  1. "Gastroesophageal reflux disease and laparoscopic nissen fundoplication." Live surgery commentary, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Department of Surgery Grand Rounds, November 2002, Houston, TX.
  2. "Advanced techniques in laparoscopic surgery." Live surgery commentary. 17th Annual Surgical Alumni Society Meeting, Scott White Hospital, April 2003, Temple, TX.
  3. "Obesity and laparoscopic assisted robotic gastric bypass surgery." Video presentation, Granada Television, November, 2004, Manchester, UK.
  4. "Robotic assisted laparoscopic roux-en-y gastric bypass." Live surgery, Pacific Rim Robotic Symposium, January 2006, Orange County, CA.
  5. "Robotic assisted laparoscopic cholecystectomy." Live surgery, Pacific Rim Robotic Symposium, January 2006, Orange County, CA.
  6. "The four-arm robotic assisted laparoscopic gastric bypass." Video presentation, 10th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, 2006, Berlin, Germany.
  7. "Laparoscopic revision of a nonadjustable gastric band to a roux-en-y gastric bypass." Video presentation, American College of Surgeons, 2006, Chicago, IL.
  8. "Robotic ileal pedicle flap bladder augmentation cystoplasy." Video presentation, Minimally Invasive Robotics Association, 2007, New York, NY.
  9. "Surgical Treatment of Obesity: The Present and Future." Houston Wellness Conference Obesity Summit, 2008, Houston, TX.
  10. "da Vinci® Gastric Bypass Training Program." Course Faculty, Two Day Course, Memorial Hermann Hospital, 2008, Houston, TX
  11. "Robotic Roun-en-Y Gastric Bypass." Robotic Metabolic/Bariatric Surgery Program, Yonsei University College of Medicine, 2009, Seoul Korea, Video Introduction.
  12. "Retocele Correction, gastric volvus, total gastrectomy, retosignoidectomy, left colectomy, gastric bypass among others, 2nd Annual World Robotic Symposium Latin America, 2009, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  13. "The Standardization of Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) Cholecystectomy." 4th Worldwide Congress of Clinical Robotic Surgery Association, October 27-29, 2012, Chicago, IL.
  14. "Live Surgery: Robotic-Assisted Gastric Bypass." BEST Congress 2012, November 28- December 1, 2012, Guadalajara, Jalisco.
  15. "Complex Cases." Panelist. BEST Congress 2012, November 28-December 1, 2012, Guadalajara, Jalisco.
  16. "I'm an Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeon….and Now is the Time for Robotics." Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Conference 2013, April 18, 2013, Baltimore, MD.
  17. "Literature Review: What's the Evidence for Robotics in Bariatric Surgery." 2013 SRS Annual Meeting, November 9, 2013. Orlando, FL.

COMMUNITY SERVICE INTERVIEWS:

  1. Wilson, EB, Moody, FG, Glorsky, S, Scarborough, TK: UT Houston physicians, leaders in gastric bypass surgery. Physicians Practice Magazine, Nov./Dec. 2002.
  2. Wilson, EB: Obese patient turns to stomach stapling, needs repairs. KHOU-TV, Houston, Texas, November 20, 2003.
  3. Wilson, EB: Bariatric surgery center business up, doing about 20 procedures a month. Houston Business Journal, Houston, Texas, November 28, 2003.
  4. Scarborough, TK, Moody, FG, Wilson, EB: More and more patients getting bariatric surgery revision. Houston Chronicle, Houston, Texas, December 18, 2003.
  5. Wilson, EB: New hemorrhoid procedure lessens discomfort. Houston Chronicle, Houston, Texas, March 6, 2003.
  6. Wilson, EB: Weight loss surgery: Banding, bypass and stapling. Houston Leader (website), January 16, 2003.
  7. Wilson, EB: A burning desire to stop heartburn. Houston Leader (website), September 18, 2003.
  8. Wilson, EB: Happy endings: New surgical option for hemorrhoid sufferers. Houston Leader (website), November 20, 2003.
  9. Wilson, EB: Five UT surgeons advance knowledge of minimally invasive surgeries. Physicians Practice Magazine, Nov./Dec. 2003.
  10. Wilson, EB: UT Physicians perform gastric bypass revisions. Physicians Practice Magazine, Jan., 2004.
  11. Wilson, EB: Burning desire to stop heartburn: Surgery may fix reflux for good. Physicians Practice Magazine, Jan. 2004.
  12. Wilson, EB: Bariatric Surgery program at Memorial Hermann designated a "Center for Excellence." Memorial Hermann System (website). December, 2005.
  13. Taegtmeyer, H., Wilson, EB: KTRK, Channel 13 Interview, Dr. Taegtmeyer's study "Progressive Regression of Left Ventricular Hypertrophy Two Years after Bariatric Surgery." September 7, 2010.
  14. Wilson, EB: FDA Changing the Requirements for Gastric Banding Surgery, KTRH Radio, December 17, 2010.
  15. Wilson, EB: Designating Obesity a Disease May Lead to Better Care, Houston Chronicle, July 2013.
  16. Wilson, EB: FOX News, "Fat Shaming Doesn't Work." September 11, 2014.


Meet the Physicians
of UT MIST Center for Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery and UT COMMP!

The UT MIST/UT COMMP team includes board-certified surgeons and obesity medicine specialists who are among the most highly trained in the country. They offer the most advanced minimally invasive technologies and techniques available for weight loss surgery, and will work with you to provide the best possible care.