Our Faculty

Kiran Turaga, MD MBBS

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer & Research Institute
Fellowship

Creighton University Medical Center
Residency

Creighton University Medical Center
Internship

All India Institute of Medical Sciences
MD

Novel Application of Iterative Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Unresectable Peritoneal Metastases from High-Grade Appendiceal Ex-Goblet Adenocarcinoma.
Berger Y, Schuitevoerder D, Vining CC, Alpert L, Fenton E, Hindi E, Liao CY, Shergill A, Catenacci DVT, Polite BN, Eng OS, Turaga KK. Novel Application of Iterative Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Unresectable Peritoneal Metastases from High-Grade Appendiceal Ex-Goblet Adenocarcinoma. Ann Surg Oncol. 2020 Sep 05.
PMID: 32892267

Are We Ready for Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy in the Upfront Treatment of Ovarian Cancer?
Alter R, Turaga K, Lengyel E. Are We Ready for Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy in the Upfront Treatment of Ovarian Cancer? JAMA Netw Open. 2020 Aug 03; 3(8):e2014184.
PMID: 32840618

Appendiceal Mucinous Neoplasm: Nurse Education About a Rare and Complex Disease.
Kamm AM, Turaga KK. Appendiceal Mucinous Neoplasm: Nurse Education About a Rare and Complex Disease. Clin J Oncol Nurs. 2020 Aug 01; 24(4):409-414.
PMID: 32678367

Benchmarking Perioperative Outcomes of Cytoreductive Surgery for Cancer: Implications for Quality Measurement.
Liu JB, Schuitevoerder D, Vining CC, Berger Y, Turaga KK, Eng OS. Benchmarking Perioperative Outcomes of Cytoreductive Surgery for Cancer: Implications for Quality Measurement. Ann Surg Oncol. 2020 Jul 29.
PMID: 32729047

Assessment of the Surgical Workforce Pertaining to Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy in the United States.
Schuitevoerder D, Sherman SK, Izquierdo FJ, Eng OS, Turaga KK. Assessment of the Surgical Workforce Pertaining to Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy in the United States. Ann Surg Oncol. 2020 09; 27(9):3097-3102.
PMID: 32632884

HIPEC with cisplatin in a patient with a prior hypersensitivity reaction to systemic oxaliplatin.
Morgan R, Parsad S, Turaga KK, Eng OS. HIPEC with cisplatin in a patient with a prior hypersensitivity reaction to systemic oxaliplatin. Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. 2020 Jul 05.
PMID: 32623784

Metastatic Colorectal Cancers with Mismatch Repair Deficiency Result in Worse Survival Regardless of Peritoneal Metastases.
Sherman SK, Schuitevoerder D, Chan CHF, Turaga KK. Metastatic Colorectal Cancers with Mismatch Repair Deficiency Result in Worse Survival Regardless of Peritoneal Metastases. Ann Surg Oncol. 2020 Jun 24.
PMID: 32583196

Multimodal Therapy Including Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy Can Result in Long-term Disease-free Survival in Pediatric Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor With Extraperitoneal Disease.
Xiao J, Browning MB, Boyd KP, Suchi M, Turaga KK, Firat SY, Mortland LJ, Lal DR. Multimodal Therapy Including Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy Can Result in Long-term Disease-free Survival in Pediatric Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor With Extraperitoneal Disease. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2020 Jun 16.
PMID: 32555030

Surgical Oncologists and the COVID-19 Pandemic: Guiding Cancer Patients Effectively through Turbulence and Change.
Hwang ES, Balch CM, Balch GC, Feldman SM, Golshan M, Grobmyer SR, Libutti SK, Margenthaler JA, Sasidhar M, Turaga KK, Wong SL, McMasters KM, Tanabe KK. Surgical Oncologists and the COVID-19 Pandemic: Guiding Cancer Patients Effectively through Turbulence and Change. Ann Surg Oncol. 2020 Aug; 27(8):2600-2613.
PMID: 32535870

Are We Harming Cancer Patients by Delaying Their Cancer Surgery During the COVID-19 Pandemic?
Turaga KK, Girotra S. Are We Harming Cancer Patients by Delaying Their Cancer Surgery During the COVID-19 Pandemic? Ann Surg. 2020 Jun 02.
PMID: 32487802

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