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Alan L. Schuricht, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Gastrointestinal Surgery

 
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Alan Schuricht MD FACS, on staff at Pennsylvania Hospital since 1993, is currently Associate Program Director for the UPHS General Surgery Residency Program.

Board certified in general surgery and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Dr. Schuricht has a strong clinical interest in laparoscopic surgery for many disease states, including weight loss surgery, hernia (inguinal and ventral), and all areas of gastrointestinal surgery (including: GERD, achalasia, gallbladder disease, diseases of the spleen, and benign and malignant diseases of the small and large intestine, stomach and adrenal gland).

 

He has written numerous papers on cancer and laparoscopic issues, and has lectured and trained surgeons in surgical techniques locally, regionally and internationally.

Dr. Schuricht was recognized in Philadelphia Magazine's May 2002 Top Docs issue.

 
Faculty Appointments
2004 - present Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2002 - present Adjunct Faculty
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Physician Assistant Program
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1998 - 2004 Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1992 - 1997 Assistant Professor of Surgery
Department of Surgery, Jefferson Medical College
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1990 - 1992 Instructor in Surgery, Department of Surgery
Jefferson Medical College
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Academic Appointments
2005 - present Associate Program Director
University of Pennsylvania Health System General Surgery Residency
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1993 - 2005 Program Director/Director of Surgical Education
Residency Training Program, Department of Surgery
Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1991 - 1993 Associate Director, Graduate Medical Education, Department of Surgery
Jefferson Medical College
Thomas Jefferson University
 
1990 - 1992 Assistant Director, Undergraduate Medical Education
Department of Surgery, Jefferson Medical College
Thomas Jefferson University
 
Hospital and Administrative Appointments
Clinical
1999 Surgery Clinical Service Line Task Force
Pennsylvania Hospital
 
1997 - present Operating Room Committee
Pennsylvania Hospital
 
1997 - 1998 Performance Improvement Committee
Pennsylvania Hospital
 
1994 - 1999 Director, Videoscopic Surgery Center
Pennsylvania Hospital
 
1993 - 2002 Critical Care Committee
Pennsylvania Hospital
 
1993 - 2002 Director, Surgical Critical Care
Pennsylvania Hospital
 
1991 - 1992 Pharmacy and Therapeutics Pain Subcommittee
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
 
1987 - 1989 Tissue Committee
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

 

Educational
1998 Program Committee, First Annual Pennsylvania Hospital General Surgery
Symposium (6.5 CME hours) sponsored by Pennsylvania Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1998 Program Committee, Thomas Bond Symposium
(8 CME hours), sponsored by Pennsylvania Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1997 Program Committee, Thomas Bond Symposium
(8 CME hours), sponsored by Pennsylvania Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1995 Program Director, Controversies in Surgery III
(16 CME hours), sponsored by Jefferson Medical College
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
 
1994 Program Committee, Thomas Bond Symposium
(8 CME hours), sponsored by Pennsylvania Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1993 - 2006 Graduate Medical Education Committee
Pennsylvania Hospital
Chairman: 1999-2005
 
1992 - 1993 Continuing Medical Education Advisory Committee
Jefferson Medical College
Thomas Jefferson University

 

Administrative
2006 - 2009 Medical Informatics Committee
Pennsylvania Hospital
 
1995 - 1999 Hospital Credentials Committee
Pennsylvania Hospital
Chairman: 1995-1999
 
1995 - 1996 Credentialing Committee, Pennsylvania Hospital
Physician-Hospital Organization
 
1995 - 1996 Research Review Committee
Pennsylvania Hospital
 
1994 - 1996

Medical Affairs Committee
Pennsylvania Hospital Physician-Hospital
Organization

 
1992 - 1993 Dean's Task Force on Cost Containment in Residency
Training, Jefferson Medical College
Thomas Jefferson University
 
1991 - 1993 Clinical Practice Advisory Committee
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
 
Education/Training
1981 - 1985 M.D. University of South Carolina School of Medicine
 
1977 - 1981 B.S. Cornell University (Chemistry)
 
Postgraduate Training and Fellowship Appointments
1986 - 1990 Resident, General Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
1985 - 1986 Internship, General Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Memberships/Societies
International Societies
1996 International Society of Surgery
 
National Societies
2004 American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
 
2000 American Hernia Society
 
1997 American Society of Breast Surgeons
 
1996 Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
 
1994 American Society of General Surgeons
 
1993 Southeastern Surgical Society
 
1992 Association for Academic Surgery
 
1992  Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
 
1992 Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
 
1991  Association of Program Directors in Surgery
 
1985  American College of Surgeons (Fellow: 1993)
 
1981  American Medical Association  
 
Local Societies
1985 Pennsylvania Medical Society
 
1996 Philadelphia Academy of Surgery
 
Research
Research Publications, peer reviewed
  1. Schuricht AL, Barbot DJ, Mohiuddin M, Rosato FE. Adenocarcinoma of the Pancreas: A Multimodality Approach. A Single Surgeon's Experience (1979-1988). Journal of Surgical Oncology (1991) 48:56-61.
  2. Mohiuddin M, Rosato F, Barbot D, Schuricht A, Biermann W, Cantor R. Long Term Results of Combined Modality Treatment with I-125 Implantation for Carcinoma of the Pancreas. International Journal of Radiation Oncology and Biologic Physics (1992) 23(2):305-311.
  3. Mitchell DG, Shapiro M, Schuricht A, Barbot D, Rosato F. Pancreatic Disease: Findings on State-of-the-Art MR Images. American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR) (1992) 159:533-538.
  4. Sunday ML, Schuricht AL, Barbot DJ, Rosato FE. Management of Infected Pancreatic Fluid Collections. The American Surgeon (1994) 60(1):63-67.
  5. Mohiuddin M, Rosato F, Schuricht A, Barbot D, Biermann W, Cantor R. Carcinoma of the Pancreas - The Jefferson Experience 1975-1988. European Journal of Surgical Oncology (1994) 20(1):13-20.
  6. Mohiuddin M, Regine W, Rosato F, Barbot D, Schuricht A, Biermann W, Cantor R. A Comparison of the Jefferson Experience with Combined Modality Treatment, Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IORT) and I-125 Implantation for Cancer of the Pancreas. Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Intraoperative Radiation Therapy.
  7. Sylvester KG, Paskin DL, Schuricht AL. Combined Laparoscopic-Endoscopic Gastrostomy. Surgical Endoscopy (1994) 8:1072-1075.
  8. Azurin DJ, Go LS, Schuricht AL. Gasless Laparoscopic Esophagomyotomy. Surgical Endoscopy (1995) 9:1136-1138.
  9. Azurin DJ, Schuricht AL, Stoldt HS, Kirkland ML, Paskin DL, Bar AH. Small Bowel Obstruction Following Extraperitoneal/Preperitoneal Herniorrhaphy. Journal of Laparoendoscopic Surgery (1995) 5(4):263-266.
  10. Azurin DJ, Go LS, Arroyo LR, Cwik JC, Schuricht AL. The Efficacy of Epidural Anesthesia for Endoscopic Preperitoneal Herniorrhaphy: A Prospective Study. Journal of Laparoendoscopic Surgery. (1996) 6(6):369-373.
  11. Azurin D, Schuricht A, McShane J, Bartolozzi A. Endoscopic Preperitoneal Herniorrhaphy In Professional Athletes with Groin Pain. Journal of Laparoendoscopic and Advanced Surgical Techniques. (1997) 7(1):7-12.
  12. Ahmad SA, Schuricht AL, Azurin DJ, Arroyo LR, Paskin DL, Bar AH, Kirkland ML. Complications of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: The Experience of a Non-University Teaching Hospital. Journal of Laparoendoscopic and Advanced Surgical Techniques. (1997) 7(1):29-35.
  13. Schuricht AL, Gowen GF, Azurin DJ. Thoracoscopic Vagotomy as a Safe Adjunct to Remedial Gastric Surgery. The American Surgeon. (1997) 63(6):540-542.
  14. Schuricht A, McCarthy C, Wells W, Kumor R, Cwik J. A Comparison of Epidural versus General Anesthesia for Outpatient Endoscopic Preperitoneal Herniorrhaphy. Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. (1997) 1:141-144.
  15. Ahmad S, Schuricht A. A Comparison of Patient Recovery Following Unilateral and Bilateral Endoscopic Preperitoneal Herniorrhaphy. The Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgery. (1997) 1:231-235.
  16. Ahmad S, Schuricht A. Virgin and Recurrent Groin Hernia: A Comparison of Patient Recovery Following Endoscopic Preperitoneal Herniorrhaphy. The Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgery. (1997) 1:337-340.
  17. Ahmad S, Lettsome L, Schuricht A. The Role of Laparoscopy in the Management of Groin Hernia. The Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgery. (1998) 2:169-173.
  18. Schuricht A, Spitz F, Barbot D, Rosato F. Intraoperative Radiotherapy in the Combined Modality Management of Pancreatic Cancer. The American Surgeon. (1998) 64(12):1043-1049.
  19. Haut E, Abbas A, Schuricht A. Pancreatic Cancer: What You Need to Do Before-And After-Surgery. Consultant. (1999) 39(12): 3329-3335.
  20. Lehr S, Schuricht A. A Minimally Invasive Approach for the Treatment of Postoperative Seromas after Incisional Hernia Repair. The Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgery. (2001) 5: 267-271.
  21. Srinivasan A, Schuricht A. Long Term Results of Laparoscopic Preperitoneal Hernia Repair in Professional Athletes. Journal of Laparoendoscopic and Advanced Surgical Techniques. (2002) 12(2): 99-104.
  22. Schuricht A, Haut E, Wetzler M. Surgical Options in the Treatment of Sports Hernia. Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine. (2002) 10(4): 224-227.
  23. Sullivan S, Schuricht A, Siegfried J, Fede J, Victoria T. Duodenal Somatostatinoma and Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor Associated with Neurofibromatosis. Community Oncology. (2006) 3(5): 266-270.
  24. Kolakowski S, Kirkland M, Schuricht A. Routine Postoperative Barium Swallow Evaluation after Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: Is It Necessary? Archives of Surgery. (2007) 142(10): 930-934.
  25. Schuricht A.  Outcomes Following 385 Consecutive Implantations of Omega-3 Fatty Acid Coated Mesh.  Submitted for publication. 
  26. Schuricht A.  Outcomes of 157 V-Patch TM Implants in the Repair of Umbilical, Epigastric, and Incisional Hernias Hernia.  Submitted for publication. 
 
Publications
Abstracts
  1. Sunday ML, Schuricht AL, Barbot DJ, Rosato FE. Management of Infected Pancreatic Fluid Collections. Southeastern Surgical Congress, Innisbrook, Fla., February 1993.
  2. Schuricht A, Spitz F, Barbot D, Cantor R, Biermann W, Fellin F, Mohiuddin M, Rosato F. Intraoperative Radiotherapy in the Combined Modality Management of Pancreatic Cancer. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. San Francisco, CA, October 1993.
  3. Schuricht A, Spitz F, Barbot D, Cantor R, Biermann W, Fellin F, Mohiuddin M, Rosato F. Intraoperative Radiotherapy in the Combined Modality Management of Pancreatic Cancer. Philadelphia Academy of Surgery, Philadelphia, PA, January 1994.
  4. Spitz F, Schuricht A, Barbot D, Rosato F. Intraoperative Radiotherapy in the Management of Locally Advanced Pancreatic Carcinoma. Southeastern Surgical Congress, Orlando, Fla., February 1994 (Poster presentation).
  5. Beran S, Schuricht A, Copit S, Shapiro M, Barbot D, Rosato F. Role of CT Scan Arterial Portography in the Preoperative Evaluation Of Patients with Colorectal Hepatic Metastases. Southeastern Surgical Congress, Orlando, Fla., February 1994 (Poster presentation).
  6. Spitz F, Schuricht A, Mohiuddin M, Barbot D, Rosato F. A Comparison of External Beam versus Intraoperative Radiotherapy in the Management of Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer. Society of Surgical Oncology, Houston, Texas, March 1994 (Poster presentation).
  7. Sylvester K, Schuricht A. Combined Laparoscopic-Endoscopic Gastrostomy. Thomas Bond Society Symposium. Philadelphia, PA, May 1994.
  8. Schuricht A, Spitz F, Barbot D, Cantor R, Biermann W, Fellin F, Mohiuddin M, Rosato F. Intraoperative Radiotherapy in the Combined Modality Management of Pancreatic Cancer. Thomas Bond Society Symposium. Philadelphia, PA, May 1994.
  9. Sylvester K, Arroyo L, Paskin D, Schuricht A. The Technique of Combined Laparoscopic-Endoscopic Gastrostomy. World Congresses of Gastroenterology. Los Angeles, CA, October 1994 (Poster presentation).
  10. Sylvester K, Arroyo L, Paskin D, Schuricht A. Initial Experience with Combined Laparoscopic-Endoscopic Gastrostomy. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. Chicago, Ill., October 1994 (Poster presentation).
  11. Schuricht AL, Chin AK, Moll FH, McColl MB. Mini-Laparoscopy Utilizing a Micro Endoscope. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. Chicago, Ill., October 1994 (Poster presentation).
  12. Arroyo L, Sylvester K, Paskin D, Schuricht A. Combined Laparoscopic-Endoscopic Gastrostomy: Initial Experience. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 94. Orlando, Fla., December 1994.
  13. Azurin D, Kirkland M, Schuricht A. Experience with Gasless Laparoscopy Using Mechanical Abdominal Wall Retraction. Southeastern Surgical Congress. New Orleans, La., February 1995 (Poster presentation and Residents’ Forum presentation).
  14. Sylvester KG, Paskin DL, Schuricht AL. Experience with Laparoscopy Using a 1.7 mm Laparoscope. Southeastern Surgical Congress. New Orleans, La., February 1995 (Poster Presentation).
  15. Ahmad SA, Azurin DJ, Arroyo LR, Paskin DL, Bar AH, Schuricht AL, Kirkland ML. Complications of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: The Experience of a Community Teaching Hospital. Philadelphia Academy of Surgeons, Philadelphia, PA, April 1995.
  16. Azurin DJ, Schuricht AL, Palys K, Go LS, Bar AH, Paskin DL, Kirkland ML. Hernia Update: Laparoscopic vs. Mesh vs. Native Tissue Repair. Thomas Bond Society Symposium. Philadelphia, PA, April 1995.
  17. Azurin DJ, Schuricht AL, Shah SA, Bar AH. Small Bowel Obstruction in Patients without Prior Abdominal Surgery. World Congress of Surgery/International Surgical Week ISW 95. Lisbon, Portugal, August 1995.
  18. Azurin DJ, Go LS, Arroyo LR, Schuricht AL. The Efficacy of Epidural Anesthesia for Endoscopic Properitoneal Herniorrhaphy: A Prospective Study. World Congress of Surgery/International Surgical Week ISW 95. Lisbon, Portugal, August 1995.
  19. Azurin DJ, Go LS, Schuricht AL. A Comparison of Patient Recovery with Unilateral Versus Bilateral Preperitoneal Endoscopic Herniorrhaphy. World Congress of Surgery/International Surgical Week ISW 95. Lisbon, Portugal, August 1995 (Poster Presentation).
  20. Miller RB, Broker BJ, Sylvester KG, Schuricht AL, Keane WM. Laparoscopic-Endoscopic Gastrostomy: A Combined Approach. American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting. New Orleans, La., September 1995 (Poster Presentation).
  21. Azurin DJ, Gowen GF, Schuricht AL. Completion Thoracoscopic Vagotomy for Recurrent Peptic Ulcers. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. New Orleans, La., October 1995 (Poster presentation).
  22. Ahmad SA, Schuricht AL, Azurin DJ, Arroyo LR, Paskin DL, Bar AH, Kirkland ML. Complications of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: The Experience of a Non-University Teaching Hospital. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. New Orleans, La., October 1995 (Poster presentation).
  23. Azurin DJ, Go, LS, Schuricht AL. A Comparison of Patient Recovery with Unilateral Versus Bilateral Preperitoneal Endoscopic Herniorrhaphy. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. New Orleans, La., October 1995 (Poster presentation).
  24. Azurin DJ, Go LS, Arroyo LR, Schuricht AL. The Efficacy of Epidural Anesthesia for Endoscopic Preperitoneal Herniorrhaphy: A Prospective Study. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. New Orleans, La., October 1995 (Poster presentation).
  25. Sylvester KG, Schuricht AL. Experience with Laparoscopy Using a 1.7 mm O.D. Laparoscope. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. New Orleans, La., October 1995 (Poster presentation).
  26. Azurin DJ, Gowen GF, Schuricht AL. Completion Thoracoscopic Vagotomy for Recurrent Peptic Ulcers. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 95. Orlando, Fla., December 1995.
  27. Azurin DJ, Go LS, Arroyo LR, Schuricht AL. The Efficacy of Epidural Anesthesia for Endoscopic Preperitoneal Herniorrhaphy: A Prospective Study. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 95. Orlando, Fla., December 1995.
  28. Azurin DJ, Schuricht AL. A Comparison of Patient Recovery with Unilateral Versus Bilateral Preperitoneal Endoscopic Herniorrhaphy. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 95. Orlando, Fla., December 1995.
  29. Ahmad SA, Azurin DJ, Arroyo LR, Paskin DL, Bar AH, Schuricht AL, Kirkland ML. Complications of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: The Experience of a Non-University Teaching Hospital. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 95. Orlando, Fla., December 1995.
  30. Schuricht AL. Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia at Pennsylvania Hospital (1993-1996). Thomas Bond Society Symposium. Philadelphia, PA, June 1996.
  31. Schuricht A, McShane J, Bartolozzi A. Endoscopic Preperitoneal Herniorrhaphy In Professional Athletes With Groin Pain. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. San Francisco, CA, October 1996 (Poster presentation).
  32. Bellin LS, Schuricht AL. Combined Prosthetic “Sandwich” Ventral Hernia Repair As An Option For Complex Or Recurrent Incisional Hernias. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. San Francisco, CA, October 1996 (Poster presentation).
  33. Ahmad S, Lettsome L, Wetherill T, Schuricht A. The Role of Laparoscopy in the Management of Groin Hernia: A Survey of Laparoscopic Surgeons. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. San Francisco, CA, October 1996 (Poster presentation).
  34. Ahmad S, Schuricht A. A Comparison of Patient Recovery Following Unilateral and Bilateral Endoscopic Preperitoneal Herniorrhaphy. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. San Francisco, CA, October 1996 (Poster presentation).
  35. Ahmad S, Schuricht A. A Comparison of Patient Recovery Following Endoscopic Preperitoneal Herniorrhaphy: Virgin vs. Recurrent Hernias. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. San Francisco, CA, October 1996 (Poster presentation).
  36. Ahmad S, Lettsome L, Wetherill T, Schuricht A. The Role of Laparoscopy in the Management of Groin Hernia: A Survey of Laparoscopic Surgeons. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 96. Orlando, Fla., December 1996.
  37. Ahmad S, Schuricht A. A Comparison of Patient Recovery Following Unilateral and Bilateral Endoscopic Preperitoneal Herniorrhaphy. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 96. Orlando, Fla., December 1996.
  38. Ahmad S, Schuricht A. A Comparison of Patient Recovery Following Endoscopic Preperitoneal Herniorrhaphy: Virgin vs. Recurrent Hernias. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 96. Orlando, Fla., December 1996.
  39. Azurin D, Schuricht A. Endoscopic Preperitoneal Herniorrhaphy in Professional Athletes with Groin Pain. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 96. Orlando, Fla., December 1996.
  40. Ahmad S, Schuricht A. The Role of Laparoscopy in the Management of Groin Hernia: A Survey of Laparoscopic Surgeons. Thomas Bond Society Symposium. Philadelphia, PA, June 1997.
  41. Ahmad S, Schuricht A. The Role of Laparoscopy in the Management of Groin Hernia. World Congress of Surgery/International Surgical Week ISW 97. Acapulco, Mexico, August 1997.
  42. Ahmad S, Pastuszko P, Schuricht A. Training Trends of Surgical Residents during the Laparoscopic Era. Accepted for presentation at American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. Chicago, Ill., October 1997 (Poster presentation).
  43. Ahmad S, Desai D, Pastuszko P, Schuricht A. Are Surgical Residents Being Adequately Trained During the Laparoscopic Era? American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress. Chicago, Ill., October 1997 (Poster presentation).
  44. Ahmad S, Pastuszko P, Schuricht A. Training Trends of Surgical Residents during the Laparoscopic Era. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 97. Orlando, Fla., December 1997.
  45. Ahmad S, Desai D, Pastuszko P, Schuricht A. Are Surgical Residents Being Adequately Trained During the Laparoscopic Era? Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 97. Orlando, Fla., December 1997.
  46. Wernsing D, Azurin D, Schuricht A, Bar A. Small Bowel Obstruction in Patients without Prior Abdominal Surgery. Thomas Bond Society Symposium. Philadelphia, PA, June 1998.
  47. Martin AE, Schuricht A, Bar A, Paskin D, Cunane M, Kirkland M. Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy and Axillary Node Dissection at a University-Affiliated Teaching Hospital. Thomas Bond Society Symposium. Philadelphia, PA, June 1998.
  48. Pastuszko P, Ahmad S, Desai D, Lesniewski J, Schuricht A. Impact of the Laparoscopic Era on Resident Experience and Confidence for the Treatment of Biliary Tract Disease. Thomas Bond Society Symposium. Philadelphia, PA, June 1998.
  49. Pastuszko P, Desai D, Lesniewski J, Ahmad S, Schuricht A. Impact of the Laparoscopic Era on Resident Experience and Confidence for the Treatment of Biliary Tract Disease. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 98. San Diego, CA, December 1998.
  50. Ryan S, Ahmad S, Gowen G, Schuricht A. The Role of CCK-HIDA Scan in the Diagnosis and Management of Chronic Acalculous Cholecystitis. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 98. San Diego, CA, December 1998.
  51. Bellin L, Ryan S, Lesniewski J, Schuricht A. Preperitoneal Laparoscopic Herniorrhaphy: Lessons Learned from 1000 Hernia Repairs. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 98. San Diego, CA, December 1998.
  52. Ryan S, Ahmad S, Gowen G, Schuricht A. The Role of CCK-HIDA Scan in the Diagnosis and Management of Chronic Acalculous Cholecystitis. Thomas Bond Society Symposium. Philadelphia, PA, June 1999.
  53. Haut E, Abbas A, Schuricht A. New Options in the Management of Pancreatic Cancer. Thomas Bond Society Symposium. Philadelphia, PA, June 1999.
  54. Srinivasan A, Schuricht A. Long Term Follow Up of Laparoscopic Herniorrhaphy in Professional Athletes. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 2000. Orlando, FL., December 2000.
  55. Lehr S, Schuricht A. A Minimally Invasive Approach to Persistent Postoperative Seromas. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 2000. Orlando, FL., December 2000.
  56. Wernsing D, Schuricht A. Laparoscopic Herniorrhaphy in the Elderly. Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Endo Expo 2000. Orlando, FL., December 2000.
  57. Kolakowski S, Kirkland M, Schuricht A. Clinical Relevance of Postoperative Contrast Studies Following Gastric Bypass. Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons Meeting. Denver, CO., March 2004.
  58. Li C, Schuricht A. Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass in Cancer Survivors. Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons Meeting. Denver, CO., March 2004.
  59. Kolakowski S, Schuricht A, Wernsing D, Kirkland M. Effect On Anastomotic Leak Rate With The Use Of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure In Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Patients. Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons Meeting. Ft. Lauderdale, FL., April 2005.
  60. Han D, Schuricht A. Surgical Treatment of 83 Consecutive Abdominal Wall Hernias with a New Bio-Absorbable Mesh Prosthesis: A Single Surgeon’s Experience. 4th International Hernia Congress. Berlin, Germany, September 2009.
  61. Schuricht A. Intraperitoneal Onlay of Mesh (IPOM) Revisited: Re-Creating a Classical Inguinal Hernia Technique for Use in the 21st Century. 4th International Hernia Congress. Berlin, Germany, September 2009.
  62. Schuricht AL, Eun DD.  Results of a Feasibility Study in the Treatment of Subclinical Inguinal Hernias at the Time of Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy. American Hernia Society Meeting.  San Francisco, CA, March 2011.
  63. Pucheril D, Schuricht AL, Llukani E, Cadillo R, Lee D, Eun D.  Concomitant Inguinal Hernia Repair at the Time of Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy (RARP).  29th World Congress of Endourology.  Kyoto, Japan, December 2011.
  64. Schuricht AL.  Adverse Outcomes Following Implantation of Omega-3 Fatty Acid Coated Mesh:  A Single Surgeon’s Results After 344 Implants Over Five Years.  5th International Hernia Congress.  New York, NY, March 2012.
  65. Gardner L, Kao D, Graves D, Benakanakere M, Schuricht A, Fiorellini J, Kinane D. Obesity and Dental Health:  A Feasibility Study.  International Association for Dental Research Meeting, Iguaçu Falls,  Brazil, June 2012.
  66. Bermudez  D, Courtney M, Boniello A, Schuricht A.  Success of Laparoscopic Repair of Athletic Pubalgia Can Be Enhanced with Preoperative MRI.  Accepted for presentation at American Hernia Society Meeting, Orlando FL, March 2013.
  67. Schuricht A.  An Operative Algorithm for Surgery in Patients with Athletic Pubalgia Utilizing the Routine Use of MRI.  Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Meeting, Auckland, NZ, May 2013.
  68. Keating J.  Datta J.  Schuricht A.  Outcomes of 157 V-Patch (TM) Implants in the Repair of Umbilical, Epigastric, and Incisional Hernias.  Submitted for presentation at Americas Hernia Society Meeting.  Las Vegas, NV.  March 2014.
  69. Keating J.  Datta J.  Schuricht A.  Recurrence Rates of Laparoscopic Intraperitoneal Onlay Mesh (IPOM) Technique Inguinal Hernia Repairs When Performed Alone Vs. At The Time of Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Prostatectomy.  Submitted for presentation at Americas Hernia Society Meeting.  Las Vegas, NV.  March 2014.
Editorials, Reviews, Chapters
  1. Schuricht AL. Consulting Editor. Gomella LG, Lefor AT (eds.). Surgery On Call, Second Edition. Appleton and Lange, 1996.
  2. Schuricht AL. Guest Editor. Operative Techniques in General Surgery. Elsevier Publishing. September 2007.
  3. Schuricht AL. At-Large Editor. Hernia: The World Journal of Hernia and Abdominal Wall Surgery. 2007-.
  4. Han D, Schuricht A. “Small Bowel Resection” in Gowned and Gloved Surgery: Introduction to Common Procedures. Edited by Roses R, Paulson EC, Kanchwala S. Saunders Elsevier Publishing 2009.
  5. Schuricht, AL.  At-Large Editor. Journal of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.  2013-
Alternative Media
  1. Schuricht A. Total Extraperitoneal Hernia Repair with the Origin Tacker and Mesh. Instructional Video.
 
Awards, Honors and Memberships in Honorary Societies
1985 Alpha Omega Alpha
 
1980 Alpha Lambda Delta
 
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 

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