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Arghavan Salles, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Surgery
Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery

Specialty Areas

Minimally Invasive Surgery

Board Certifications

General Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Bariatric surgery, foregut surgery (including anti-reflux procedures and treatment of achalasia), cholecystectomy and inguinal hernia repair

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research
  • Videos

Location(s)

Location(s)

Center for Advanced Medicine
Gastrointestinal Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-454-8877
Fax: 314-222-6256

Education

Education

Fellowship: Minimally Invasive Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2016
Residency: General Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 2015
PhD: Stanford University, Stanford, California 2014
Medical Degree: Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 2006

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Multi-institutional Surgical Education Interventions: A Scoping Review.
Salles A, Milam L, Sevdalis N, Alseidi A, Mellinger J, Stefanidis D, Nahmias J, Kulaylat AN, Kim RH, Falcone JL, Arora TK, Phitayakorn R, Cochran A
Ann Surg. 2019 Aug; 270(2)257-269. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000003203.

PMID:
    31306156
    [PubMed - in process]
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Recognizing and Reacting to Microaggressions in Medicine and Surgery.
Torres MB, Salles A, Cochran A
JAMA Surg. 2019 Jul 10; doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2019.1648.

PMID:
    31290954
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Estimating Implicit and Explicit Gender Bias Among Health Care Professionals and Surgeons.
Salles A, Awad M, Goldin L, Krus K, Lee JV, Schwabe MT, Lai CK
JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Jul 3; 2(7)e196545. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.6545.

PMID:
    31276177
    [PubMed - in process]
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Corrigendum to 'Stereotype threat and working memory among surgical residents' [Am J Orthop Surg 216 (2018) 824-829].
Milam LA, Cohen GL, Mueller C, Salles A
Am J Surg. 2018 Oct 31; pii: S0002-9610(18)31445-4. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2018.10.029.

PMID:
    30390935
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Assessing gender bias in qualitative evaluations of surgical residents.
Gerull KM, Loe M, Seiler K, McAllister J, Salles A
Am J Surg. 2019 Feb; 217(2)306-313. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2018.09.029.

PMID:
    30343879
    [PubMed - in process]
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Stereotype threat and working memory among surgical residents.
Milam LA, Cohen GL, Mueller C, Salles A
Am J Surg. 2018 Oct; 216(4)824-829. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2018.07.064.

PMID:
    30249337
    [PubMed - in process]
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The Relationship Between Self-Efficacy and Well-Being Among Surgical Residents.
Milam LA, Cohen GL, Mueller C, Salles A
J Surg Educ. 2019 Mar - Apr; 76(2)321-328. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2018.07.028.

PMID:
    30245061
    [PubMed - in process]
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Social Belonging as a Predictor of Surgical Resident Well-being and Attrition.
Salles A, Wright RC, Milam L, Panni RZ, Liebert CA, Lau JN, Lin DT, Mueller CM
J Surg Educ. 2019 Mar - Apr; 76(2)370-377. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2018.08.022.

PMID:
    30243929
    [PubMed - in process]
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Antidiabetic medication de-escalation following bariatric surgery.
Vouri SM, Chen J, Sparkman J, Salles A, Micek ST
J Diabetes. 2018 Sep; 10(9)768-770. doi: 10.1111/1753-0407.12779.

PMID:
    29736976
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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SAGES climate survey: results and strategic planning for our future.
Telem DA, Qureshi A, Edwards M, Jones DB, WRS Task Force.
Surg Endosc. 2018 Oct; 32(10)4105-4110. doi: 10.1007/s00464-018-6149-5.

PMID:
    29602993
    [PubMed - in process]
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The relationship between perceived gender judgment and well-being among surgical residents.
Salles A, Milam L, Cohen G, Mueller C
Am J Surg. 2018 Feb; 215(2)233-237. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2017.08.049.

PMID:
    29223304
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery: Not Only for Senior Residents.
Cullinan DR, Schill MR, DeClue A, Salles A, Wise PE, Awad MM
J Surg Educ. 2017 Nov - Dec; 74(6)e51-e54. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2017.07.017.

PMID:
    28756968
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Perceived Value of a Program to Promote Surgical Resident Well-being.
Salles A, Liebert CA, Esquivel M, Greco RS, Henry R, Mueller C
J Surg Educ. 2017 Nov - Dec; 74(6)921-927. doi: 10.1016/j.jsurg.2017.04.006.

PMID:
    28457875
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Self-Efficacy as a Measure of Confidence.
Salles A
JAMA Surg. 2017 May 1; 152(5)506-507. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2017.0035.

PMID:
    28273296
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prevalence and predictors of depression among general surgery residents.
Lin DT, Liebert CA, Esquivel MM, Tran J, Lau JN, Greco RS, Mueller CM, Salles A
Am J Surg. 2017 Feb; 213(2)313-317. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2016.10.017.

PMID:
    28017297
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Grit as a predictor of risk of attrition in surgical residency.
Salles A, Lin D, Liebert C, Esquivel M, Lau JN, Greco RS, Mueller C
Am J Surg. 2017 Feb; 213(2)288-291. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2016.10.012.

PMID:
    27932088
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A Values Affirmation Intervention to Improve Female Residents' Surgical Performance.
Salles A, Mueller CM, Cohen GL
J Grad Med Educ. 2016 Jul; 8(3)378-83. doi: 10.4300/JGME-D-15-00214.1.

PMID:
    27413441
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Emotional Intelligence as a Predictor of Resident Well-Being.
Lin DT, Liebert CA, Tran J, Lau JN, Salles A
J Am Coll Surg. 2016 Aug; 223(2)352-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2016.04.044.

PMID:
    27182037
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Exploring the Relationship Between Stereotype Perception and Residents' Well-Being.
Salles A, Mueller CM, Cohen GL
J Am Coll Surg. 2016 Jan; 222(1)52-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2015.10.004.

PMID:
    26616033
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Biliary Cystadenoma: A Suggested "Cystamatic" Approach?
Dua MM, Gerry J, Salles A, Tran TB, Triadafilopoulos G, Visser BC
Dig Dis Sci. 2016 Jul; 61(7)1835-8. doi: 10.1007/s10620-015-3943-y.

PMID:
    26514678
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Gender equity, diversity in medicine, stereotype threat, physician well-being, burnout