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Luis A Sanchez, MD, FACS

Professor, Surgery
Section Head, Division of General Surgery, Vascular Surgery Section

Specialty Areas

Vascular Surgery
Endovascular Treatment and Surgery
Aneurysms and Vascular Malformations
Stroke
Venous Thromboembolism
Cerebrovascular Disease (Extracranial)
Cardiovascular Disease
Carotid Disease
Marfan Syndrome
Dialysis Access Surgery
Arteriovenus Malformation

Board Certifications

Surgery
Vascular Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Aortic graft, balloon angioplasty, bypass grafts, endovascular graft repair, aortic stent grafts, occlusive disease, aneurysm, vascular disease, blocked arteries, abdominal aortic aneurysms, AAA, fenestrated stents

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research
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Location(s)

Location(s)

Center for Advanced Medicine
Heart & Vascular Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: A
Floor: 8
Office Phone: 314-747-8272
Additional Phone: 1-877-799-0909
Fax: 314-362-7363

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

12634 Olive Blvd.
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Office Phone: 314-747-8272
Fax: 314-454-3923

Education

Education

Fellowship: Vascular Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY 1994
Residency: General Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY 1992
Medical School: Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 1987

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Results from a prospective multicenter feasibility study of Zenith p-Branch stent graft.
Farber MA, Oderich GS, Timaran C, Sanchez LA, Dawson Z, Zenith p-Branch Feasibility Study Investigators.
J Vasc Surg. 2019 Jun 26; pii: S0741-5214(19)30518-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2019.03.026.

PMID:
    31255472
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Circulating serum fatty acid synthase is elevated in patients with diabetes and carotid artery stenosis and is LDL-associated.
De Silva GS, Desai K, Darwech M, Naim U, Jin X, Adak S, Harroun N, Sanchez LA, Semenkovich CF, Zayed MA
Atherosclerosis. 2019 Aug; 28738-45. doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2019.05.016.

PMID:
    31202106
    [PubMed - in process]
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Anesthetic Considerations for Aortic Arch Stenting.
Zoller JK, Gregory SH, Stevens TW, Sanchez LA, Hueneke R
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2019 Nov; 33(11)3163-3175. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2019.01.058.

PMID:
    30867107
    [PubMed - in process]
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Postoperative Low-Dose Heparin Infusion Does Not Change Complication Rates after Limb Revascularization.
Jayarajan SN, Holzem KM, Desai K, Sanchez LA, Zayed MA
Ann Vasc Surg. 2019 Apr; 56280-286. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2018.08.090.

PMID:
    30496900
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Trans-luminal repair of a ruptured AAA with Type Ia and Type II endoleaks.
Kuziez MS, Picus D, Sanchez LA, Zayed MA
J Surg Case Rep. 2018 Oct; 2018(10)rjy254. doi: 10.1093/jscr/rjy254.

PMID:
    30310643
    [PubMed]
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Data on the role of iba57p in free Fe<sup>2+</sup> release and O<sub>2</sub><sup>∙-</sup> generation in <i>Saccharomyces cerevisiae</i>.
Gomez-Gallardo M, Sánchez LA, Díaz-Pérez AL, Cortés-Rojo C, Campos-García J
Data Brief. 2018 Jun; 18198-202. doi: 10.1016/j.dib.2018.03.023.

PMID:
    29900191
    [PubMed]
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Amputation stump perfusion is predictive of post-operative necrotic eschar formation.
De Silva GS, Saffaf K, Sanchez LA, Zayed MA
Am J Surg. 2018 Sep; 216(3)540-546. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2018.05.007.

PMID:
    29789123
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cyclic Peptides that Govern Signal Transduction Pathways: From Prokaryotes to Multi-Cellular Organisms.
Mull RW, Harrington A, Sanchez LA, Tal-Gan Y
Curr Top Med Chem. 2018; 18(7)625-644. doi: 10.2174/1568026618666180518090705.

PMID:
    29773060
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Disparities in breast cancer: a multi-institutional comparative analysis focusing on American Hispanics.
Nahleh Z, Otoukesh S, Mirshahidi HR, Nguyen AL, Nagaraj G, Botrus G, Badri N, Diab N, Alvarado A, Sanchez LA, Dwivedi AK
Cancer Med. 2018 Jun; 7(6)2710-2717. doi: 10.1002/cam4.1509.

PMID:
    29733543
    [PubMed - in process]
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Iba57p participates in maturation of a [2Fe-2S]-cluster Rieske protein and in formation of supercomplexes III/IV of Saccharomyces cerevisiae electron transport chain.
Sánchez LA, Gómez-Gallardo M, Díaz-Pérez AL, Cortés-Rojo C, Campos-García J
Mitochondrion. 2019 Jan; 4475-84. doi: 10.1016/j.mito.2018.01.003.

PMID:
    29343425
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Two Sides of the Same Coin: Pediatric-Onset and Adult-Onset Common Variable Immune Deficiency.
Sanchez LA, Maggadottir SM, Pantell MS, Lugar P, Rundles CC, Sullivan KE, USIDNET Consortium.
J Clin Immunol. 2017 Aug; 37(6)592-602. doi: 10.1007/s10875-017-0415-5.

PMID:
    28755066
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prevalence of Low Vitamin D in Patients with Breast Cancer in a Predominantly Hispanic Population at the American-Mexican Border.
Farrag SE, Dwivedi AK, Otoukesh S, Badri NJ, Sanchez LA, Nahleh ZA
Nutr Cancer. 2017 Aug-Sep; 69(6)819-824. doi: 10.1080/01635581.2017.1339812.

PMID:
    28718665
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Management of Cavoatrial Deep Venous Thrombosis: Incorporating New Strategies.
Zayed MA, De Silva GS, Ramaswamy RS, Sanchez LA
Semin Intervent Radiol. 2017 Mar; 34(1)25-34. doi: 10.1055/s-0036-1597761.

PMID:
    28265127
    [PubMed]
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Structure-Activity Relationships of the Competence Stimulating Peptides (CSPs) in Streptococcus pneumoniae Reveal Motifs Critical for Intra-group and Cross-group ComD Receptor Activation.
Yang Y, Koirala B, Sanchez LA, Phillips NR, Hamry SR, Tal-Gan Y
ACS Chem Biol. 2017 Apr 21; 12(4)1141-1151. doi: 10.1021/acschembio.7b00007.

PMID:
    28221753
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Use of non-selective β-blockers is associated with decreased tumor proliferative indices in early stage breast cancer.
Montoya A, Amaya CN, Belmont A, Diab N, Trevino R, Villanueva G, Rains S, Sanchez LA, Badri N, Otoukesh S, Khammanivong A, Liss D, Baca ST, Aguilera RJ, Dickerson EB, Torabi A, Dwivedi AK, Abbas A, Chambers K, Bryan BA, Nahleh Z
Oncotarget. 2017 Jan 24; 8(4)6446-6460. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.14119.

PMID:
    28031536
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pattern of Venous Collateral Development after Splenic Vein Occlusion in an Extended Whipple Procedure (Whipple at the Splenic Artery) and Long-Term Results.
Rosado ID, Bhalla S, Sanchez LA, Fields RC, Hawkins WG, Strasberg SM
J Gastrointest Surg. 2017 Mar; 21(3)516-526. doi: 10.1007/s11605-016-3325-6.

PMID:
    27921207
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Type II Endoleaks.
Kuziez MS, Sanchez LA, Zayed MA
J Cardiovasc Dis Diagn. 2016 Sep; 4(5)pii: 255.

PMID:
    27857945
    [PubMed]
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A telephone call 1 week after hospitalization can identify risk factors for vascular surgery readmission.
Hornick JR, Balderman JA, Eugea R, Sanchez LA, Zayed MA
J Vasc Surg. 2016 Sep; 64(3)719-25. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2016.04.060.

PMID:
    27565591
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Postmortem genetic screening for the identification, verification, and reporting of genetic variants contributing to the sudden death of the young.
Methner DN, Scherer SE, Welch K, Walkiewicz M, Eng CM, Belmont JW, Powell MC, Korchina V, Doddapaneni HV, Muzny DM, Gibbs RA, Wolf DA, Sanchez LA, Kahn R
Genome Res. 2016 Sep; 26(9)1170-7. doi: 10.1101/gr.195800.115.

PMID:
    27435932
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The ethics of conducting molecular autopsies in cases of sudden death in the young.
McGuire AL, Moore Q, Majumder M, Walkiewicz M, Eng CM, Belmont JW, Nassef S, Darilek S, Rutherford K, Pereira S, Scherer SE, Sutton VR, Wolf D, Gibbs RA, Kahn R, Sanchez LA, Molecular Autopsy Consortium of Houston (MATCH).
Genome Res. 2016 Sep; 26(9)1165-9. doi: 10.1101/gr.192401.115.

PMID:
    27412853
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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