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Lygia Stewart, M.D.

Lygia Stewart, M.D.

Professor of Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Chief of Surgery, San Francisco VA Medical Center
Associate Director, General Surgery Residency Program 

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  Degree    
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  • University of California, San Francisco, CA
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training
  • 2018
  • University of California, San Francisco
  • Clinical Fellowship
    • American Board of Surgery, 1991; renewed 2000
    • American Board of Surgery, Surgical Critical Care, 1993; renewed 2003
    MOST RECENT PUBLICATIONS FROM A TOTAL OF 40
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    1. Leach JR, Manoukian B, Stewart L. Mesh on the move: a case report of total transmural surgical mesh migration causing bowel obstruction. Clin J Gastroenterol. 2020 Nov 25. View in PubMed
    2. Wisneski AD, Carter J, Nakakura EK, Posselt A, Rogers SJ, Cello JP, Arain M, Kirkwood KS, Hirose K, Stewart L, Corvera CU. Ampullary stenosis and choledocholithiasis post Roux-En-Y gastric bypass: challenges of biliary access and intervention. HPB (Oxford). 2020 Oct; 22(10):1496-1503. View in PubMed
    3. Zobel MJ, Stewart L. Hyponatremia is associated with more severe biliary disease. World J Gastrointest Surg. 2020 Feb 27; 12(2):45-54. View in PubMed
    4. Kim TY, Shoback DM, Black DM, Rogers SJ, Stewart L, Carter JT, Posselt AM, King NJ, Schafer AL. Increases in PYY and uncoupling of bone turnover are associated with loss of bone mass after gastric bypass surgery. Bone. 2020 02; 131:115115. View in PubMed
    5. Lyo V, Schafer AL, Stewart L. Roux-en-Y gastric bypass is a safe and effective option that improves major Co-Morbidities associated with obesity in an older, veteran population. Am J Surg. 2019 10; 218(4):684-688. View in PubMed
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