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Arjun Sivaraman, MD

Instructor, Surgery
Division of Urologic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Urologic Oncology
Prostate Cancer
Kidney Cancer
Bladder Cancer

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Christian Hospital - Northeast
Alton Memorial Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Prostate cancer - PSA screening and prostate biopsy, robotic prostatectomy, high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU), cyrotherapy and irreversible electroporation for prostate cancer, surgical treatment for kidney cancer, bladder cancer, testis cancer and penile cancer, benign prostate enlargement

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

Christian Hospital
Medical Office Building 1

11155 Dunn Road
St. Louis, MO 63136

Suite: 202N
Office Phone: 314-362-8200

Alton Memorial Hospital - Medical Office Building A

2 Memorial Drive
Alton, IL 62002

Suite: 205
Office Phone: 618-463-7174
Fax: 888-425-8245

Education

Education

Fellowship, Urologic Oncology: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 2018
Fellowship, Robotic Urologic Surgery and Focal Therapy: Institute Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris, France 2016
Residency, Urologic Surgery: St. John's Medical College Hospital, Bangalore, Karnataka, India 2014
Residency, General Surgery: Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India 2009
Medical Degree: Madras Medical College, Chennai, India 2005

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Plyometric-based Training for Isokinetic Knee Strength and Jump Performance in Cricket Fast Bowlers.
Krishna SA, Alwar TK, Sibeko S, Ranjit S, Sivaraman A
Int J Sports Med. 2019 Oct; 40(11)704-710. doi: 10.1055/a-0970-5564.

PMID:
    31404936
    [PubMed - in process]
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Role of colonoscopy in diagnosis of capecitabine associated ileitis: Two case reports.
Dao AE, Hsu A, Nakshabandi A, Mandaliya R, Nadella S, Sivaraman A, Mattar M, Charabaty A
World J Gastrointest Endosc. 2019 May 16; 11(5)383-388. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v11.i5.383.

PMID:
    31205599
    [PubMed]
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Comprehensive Evaluation of Focal Therapy Complications in Prostate Cancer: A Standardized Methodology.
Bakavicius A, Sanchez-Salas R, Muttin F, Sivaraman A, Dell'Oglio P, Barret E, Rozet F, Mombet A, Prapotnich D, Cathala N, Cathelineau X
J Endourol. 2019 Jul; 33(7)509-515. doi: 10.1089/end.2018.0809.

PMID:
    31017001
    [PubMed - in process]
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Immediate versus delayed prostatectomy and the fate of patients who progress to a higher risk disease on active surveillance.
Mallya A, Senguttuvan-Karthikeyan V, Sivaraman A, Barret E, Galiano M, Cathala N, Mombet A, Prapotnich D, Sanchez-Salas R, Cathelineau X
Actas Urol Esp. 2019 Jul - Aug; 43(6)324-330. doi: 10.1016/j.acuro.2018.04.005.

PMID:
    30928176
    [PubMed - in process]
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Oncological outcomes and pathological characteristics of cT1 upstaging to pT3a renal cell carcinoma compared with de novo pT3a tumors.
Senguttuvan Karthikeyan V, Mallya A, Sivaraman A, Galiano M, Rozet F, Cathala N, Barret E, Mombet A, Prapotnich D, Sanchez-Salas R, Cathelineau X
Actas Urol Esp. 2019 Jun; 43(5)234-240. doi: 10.1016/j.acuro.2018.03.008.

PMID:
    30857765
    [PubMed - in process]
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Complications, oncological and functional outcomes of salvage treatment options following focal therapy for localized prostate cancer: a systematic review and a comprehensive narrative review.
Marra G, Gontero P, Walz JC, Sivaraman A, Tourinho-Barbosa R, Cathelineau X, Sanchez-Salas R
World J Urol. 2019 Aug; 37(8)1517-1534. doi: 10.1007/s00345-019-02642-9.

PMID:
    30710157
    [PubMed - in process]
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A protecting group-free divergent synthesis of natural benzofurans via one-pot synthesis of 2-bromo-6-hydroxybenzofurans.
Sivaraman A, Harmalkar DS, Kang J, Choi Y, Lee K
Org Biomol Chem. 2019 Feb 20; 17(8)2153-2161. doi: 10.1039/c8ob03102a.

PMID:
    30702732
    [PubMed]
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Editorial Comment.
Sivaraman A, Venkatesh R
J Urol. 2019 Feb; 201(2)257. doi: 10.1097/01.JU.0000553010.49831.64.

PMID:
    30634351
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Editorial Comment.
Sivaraman A, Kim EH, Andriole GL
J Urol. 2019 Jan; 201(1)112. doi: 10.1097/01.ju.0000550164.56925.06.

PMID:
    30577401
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Comparison of Gleason upgrading rates in transrectal ultrasound systematic random biopsies versus US-MRI fusion biopsies for prostate cancer.
Kayano PP, Carneiro A, Castilho TML, Sivaraman A, Claros OR, Baroni RH, Garcia RG, Mariotti GC, Smaletz O, Filippi RZ, Lemos GC
Int Braz J Urol. 2018 Nov-Dec; 44(6)1106-1113. doi: 10.1590/S1677-5538.IBJU.2017.0552.

PMID:
    30325600
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Editorial Comment.
Sivaraman A, Venkatesh R
J Urol. 2018 Dec; 200(6)1205. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2018.06.095.

PMID:
    30193090
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Corrigendum re: "Influence of Modified Posterior Reconstruction of the Rhabdosphincter on Early Recovery of Continence and Anastomotic Leakage Rates after Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy" [Eur Urol 2011;59:72-80].
Coelho RF, Chauhan S, Orvieto MA, Sivaraman A, Palmer KJ, Coughlin G, Patel VR
Eur Urol. 2018 Aug; 74(2)e56. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2018.05.007.

PMID:
    29789191
    [PubMed]
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Outcomes of salvage radical prostatectomy following more than one failed local therapy.
Sivaraman A, Scardino P, Eastham J
Investig Clin Urol. 2018 May; 59(3)152-157. doi: 10.4111/icu.2018.59.3.152.

PMID:
    29744471
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Focal Therapy for Prostate Cancer: A More Vehement View of the Approach Could Translate into Real Benefits for Our Patients.
Sanchez-Salas R, de la Rosette J, Polascik TJ, Carneiro A, Sivaraman A, Cathelineau X, Walz J
Eur Urol. 2018 Nov; 74(5)537-539. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2018.04.018.

PMID:
    29724502
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Can pelvic node dissection at radical prostatectomy influence the nodal recurrence at salvage lymphadenectomy for prostate cancer?
Sivaraman A, Benfante N, Touijer K, Coleman J, Scardino P, Laudone V, Eastham J
Investig Clin Urol. 2018 Mar; 59(2)83-90. doi: 10.4111/icu.2018.59.2.83.

PMID:
    29520383
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Evaluation of Alopecia: A New Processing Technique Combining Vertical and Transverse Sections from a Single Scalp Biopsy Specimen.
Gurusamy U, Venkataswamy C, Sivaraman A
Int J Trichology. 2018 Jan-Feb; 10(1)11-16. doi: 10.4103/ijt.ijt_66_17.

PMID:
    29440851
    [PubMed]
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Expanding the domain of drug delivery for HIV prevention: exploration of the transdermal route.
Puri A, Sivaraman A, Zhang W, Clark MR, Banga AK
Crit Rev Ther Drug Carrier Syst. 2017; 34(6)551-587. doi: 10.1615/CritRevTherDrugCarrierSyst.2017020147.

PMID:
    29256837
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Development of taladegib as a sonic hedgehog signaling pathway inhibitor.
Jin G, Sivaraman A, Lee K
Arch Pharm Res. 2017 Dec; 40(12)1390-1393. doi: 10.1007/s12272-017-0987-x.

PMID:
    29159582
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Comparative Analysis of Partial Gland Ablation and Radical Prostatectomy to Treat Low and Intermediate Risk Prostate Cancer: Oncologic and Functional Outcomes.
Garcia-Barreras S, Sanchez-Salas R, Sivaraman A, Barret E, Secin F, Nunes-Silva I, Linares-Espinós E, Rozet F, Galiano M, Cathelineau X
J Urol. 2018 Jan; 199(1)140-146. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2017.08.076.

PMID:
    28823768
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Screening and Detection of Prostate Cancer-Review of Literature and Current Perspective.
Sivaraman A, Bhat KRS
Indian J Surg Oncol. 2017 Jun; 8(2)160-168. doi: 10.1007/s13193-016-0584-3.

PMID:
    28546712
    [PubMed]
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Areas of Research Interest

Prostate cancer imaging, prostate biopsy methods, image guided ablation of prostate cancer, treatment modalities for prostate cancer