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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

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

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

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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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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Minimally invasive approaches to resection of benign/low-grade gastric tumors.
Salles A, Dua M, Friedland S, Visser B
Surg Endosc. 2016 Jun; 30(6)2624-5. doi: 10.1007/s00464-015-4513-2.

PMID:
    26423418
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prediction of neurosurgical intervention after mild traumatic brain injury using the national trauma data bank.
Sweeney TE, Salles A, Harris OA, Spain DA, Staudenmayer KL
World J Emerg Surg. 2015; 1023. doi: 10.1186/s13017-015-0017-6.

PMID:
    26060506
    [PubMed]
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Promoting Balance in the Lives of Resident Physicians: A Call to Action.
Salles A, Liebert CA, Greco RS
JAMA Surg. 2015 Jul; 150(7)607-8. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2015.0257.

PMID:
    25992632
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The relationship between grit and resident well-being.
Salles A, Cohen GL, Mueller CM
Am J Surg. 2014 Feb; 207(2)251-4. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2013.09.006.

PMID:
    24238604
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Complete resection of a rare intrahepatic variant of a choledochal cyst.
Salles A, Kastenberg ZJ, Wall JK, Visser BC, Bruzoni M
J Pediatr Surg. 2013 Mar; 48(3)652-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2012.12.016.

PMID:
    23480926
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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CT of pancreas: minimum intensity projections.
Salles A, Nino-Murcia M, Jeffrey RB Jr
Abdom Imaging. 2008 Mar-Apr; 33(2)207-13.

PMID:
    17387537
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Videos

Videos

Areas of Research Interest

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