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Henry Pitt, MD, General Surgery, Philadelphia, PA

HenryAnthonyPittMD

General Surgery Philadelphia, PA

Pancreas

Chief Quality Officer for Temple Health and Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs

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  • Office

    3509 N. Broad Street, Boyer Pavillion
    E938
    Philadelphia, PA 19140
    Phone+1 215-707-0996
    Fax+1 215-707-5400
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Education & Training

  • Johns Hopkins University
    Johns Hopkins UniversityBusiness of Medicine, 1994 - 1998
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Johns Hopkins University School of MedicineResidency, Surgical, 1975 - 1978
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Johns Hopkins University School of MedicineInternship, Surgical, 1971 - 1973
  • Weill Cornell Medicine
    Weill Cornell MedicineClass of 1971
  • Cornell University
    Cornell UniversityA.B, 1963 - 1967
  • Pingry School
    Pingry SchoolHigh School, 1957 - 1963

Certifications & Licensure

  • IN State Medical License
    IN State Medical License 2004 - 2013
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Honorary Member Japanese Society Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery, 2017
  • Honorary Professor Guizhou Medical University, Gizhou, China, 2016
  • Rising Star Award, Temple University Hospital University HealthSystem Consortium, 2015
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Tokyo Guidelines 2018: Antimicrobial Therapy for Acute Cholangitis and Cholecystitis  
    Henry A Pitt, Daniel J Deziel, Joseph S Solomkin, Steven M Strasberg, Journal of Hepato‐Biliary‐Pancreatic Sciences
  • Pancreatoduodenectomy with occlusion of residual stump by neoprene injection.  
    Pitt HA, World J Surg 13:110-12
  • Caffeine prevents cholesterol gallstone formation.  
    Lillemoe KD, Magnuson TH, High RS, Peoples GE, Pitt HA, Surgery 106:400-07
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Books/Book Chapters

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Abstracts/Posters

  • Choledochal cysts in Western adults: complexities compared to children.
    Nicholl MB, Wolf PS, Cooney J, Cohen RD, Kalayoglu M, Rikkers LF, Pitt HA, Gastroenterology 124:826
  • Biliary motor disorders are hereditary.
    Nakeeb A, Sonnenberg GE, Comuzzie AG, Kissebah AH, Pitt HA, Gastroenterology 124:827
  • Non-obese diabetic mice have diminished gallbladder motility.
    Graewin SJ, Kiely JM, Kee K-H, Nakeeb A, Pitt HA, Gastroenterology 126: 273
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Lectures

  • Maintaining Success 
    Philadelphia, PA - 10/28/2014

Other

  • Frontiers in Bioscience. 
    Lipsett PA, Pitt HA, Acute cholangitis
    http://www.bioscience.org
  • Resection of Type I choledochal cyst. 
    Pitt HA, American College of Surgeons
  • Surgical management of stones and strictures. 
    Pitt HA, Society of Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology
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Press Mentions

  • Pregnant Women Should Delay Gallbladder Surgery, Study Finds
    Pregnant Women Should Delay Gallbladder Surgery, Study FindsFebruary 21st, 2019

Grant Support

  • Obesity, Leptin And Gallstone PathogenesisNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2004–2005
  • Obesity, Leptin And Gallstone PathogenesisNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2001–2004
  • Prevalence And Heritability Of Gallstone DiseaseNational Center For Research Resources2000
  • Transferrin, Iron Deficiency, And Gallstone PathogenesisNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases1998–2000
  • Transferrin, Iron Deficiency, And Gallstone PathogenesisNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases1997
  • Biliary Glycoproteins In Gallstone PathogenesisNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases1992–1995
  • Biliary Glycoproteins In Gallstone PathogenesisNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases1991

Professional Memberships