Donald T. Hess, MD

Assistant Professor, Surgery

Donald Hess
(617) 638-8606
75 E. Newton St Collamore Building

Other Positions

  • Section Chief, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Active Staff Privileges, Surgery, Boston Medical Center

Education

  • University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry, MD
  • Williams College, BA

Publications

  • Published on 4/14/2017

    Karki S, Ngo DTM, Farb MG, Park SY, Saggese SM, Hamburg NM, Carmine B, Hess DT, Walsh K, Gokce N. WNT5A regulates adipose tissue angiogenesis via antiangiogenic VEGF-A165b in obese humans. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2017 Jul 01; 313(1):H200-H206. PMID: 28411232.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 9/28/2016

    Farb MG, Karki S, Park SY, Saggese SM, Carmine B, Hess DT, Apovian C, Fetterman JL, Bretón-Romero R, Hamburg NM, Fuster JJ, Zuriaga MA, Walsh K, Gokce N. WNT5A-JNK regulation of vascular insulin resistance in human obesity. Vasc Med. 2016 Dec; 21(6):489-496. PMID: 27688298.

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  • Published on 7/1/2016

    Macht R, Rosen A, Horn G, Carmine B, Hess D. An Exploration of System-Level Factors and the Geographic Variation in Bariatric Surgery Utilization. Obes Surg. 2016 Jul; 26(7):1635-8. PMID: 27034061.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 3/2/2016

    Macht R, George J, Ameli O, Hess D, Cabral H, Kazis L. Factors associated with bariatric postoperative emergency department visits. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2016 Dec; 12(10):1826-1831. PMID: 27317600.

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  • Published on 2/1/2016

    Muñoz-Largacha JA, Hess DT, Litle VR, Fernando HC. Lower Esophageal Magnetic Sphincter Augmentation for Persistent Reflux After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass. Obes Surg. 2016 Feb; 26(2):464-6. PMID: 26667163.

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  • Published on 1/6/2016

    Istfan N, Anderson WA, Apovian C, Ruth M, Carmine B, Hess D. Racial differences in weight loss, hemoglobin A1C, and blood lipid profiles after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2016 Aug; 12(7):1329-1336. PMID: 27150343.

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  • Published on 11/18/2015

    Karki S, Farb MG, Myers S, Apovian C, Hess DT, Gokce N. Effect of Bariatric Weight Loss on the Adipose Lipolytic Transcriptome in Obese Humans. Mediators Inflamm. 2015; 2015:106237. PMID: 26663986.

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  • Published on 11/5/2015

    Hess DT. The Danish National Patient Register. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2016 Feb; 12(2):304. PMID: 26797038.

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  • Published on 7/29/2015

    Macht R, Balen A, McAneny D, Hess D. A Multifaceted Intervention to Increase Surgery Resident Engagement in Reporting Adverse Events. J Surg Educ. 2015 Nov-Dec; 72(6):e117-22. PMID: 26232062.

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  • Published on 5/22/2015

    Xu XJ, Apovian C, Hess D, Carmine B, Saha A, Ruderman N. Improved Insulin Sensitivity 3 Months After RYGB Surgery Is Associated With Increased Subcutaneous Adipose Tissue AMPK Activity and Decreased Oxidative Stress. Diabetes. 2015 Sep; 64(9):3155-9. PMID: 26001396.

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