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Vignesh Raman, MD

House Staff
Start Year: 
University of California San Diego
Medical School: 
Dartmouth Medical School

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Thoracic oncology
  • Lung transplantation
  • Cardiothoracic critical care

Honors and Awards

  • Thoracic Surgery Foundation (TSF) Resident Research Award 2019
  • Rajagopal Resident Research Award 2019


Raman, Vignesh, Chi-Fu Jeffrey Yang, John Z. Deng, and Thomas A. D’Amico. “Surgical treatment for early stage non-small cell lung cancer.” J Thorac Dis 10, no. Suppl 7 (April 2018): S898–904.

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Raman, Vignesh, Karen L. Moodie, Obinna O. Ofoche, Larry R. Kaiser, and Cherie P. Erkmen. “Endoscopy after esophagectomy: Safety demonstrated in a porcine model.” The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 154, no. 3 (September 2017): 1152–58.

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Raman, Vignesh, Caitlyn E. MacGlaflin, Karen L. Moodie, Larry R. Kaiser, and Cherie P. Erkmen. “Warming barium sulfate improves esophageal leak detection in pig model.” Journal of Surgical Research 199, no. 2 (December 2015): 657–63.

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Erkmen, Cherie P., Richard J. Barth, and Vignesh Raman. “Case report: Successful treatment of recurrent chordoma and bilateral pulmonary metastases following an 11-year disease-free period.” International Journal of Surgery Case Reports 5, no. 7 (2014): 424–27.

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Erkmen, Cherie P., Vignesh Raman, Neil D. Ghushe, and Thadeus L. Trus. “Laparoscopic Repair of Hiatal Hernia After Esophagectomy.” Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery 17, no. 8 (August 2013): 1370–74.

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Lai, J., C. H. Koh, M. Tjota, L. Pieuchot, V. Raman, K. B. Chandrababu, D. Yang, L. Wong, and G. Jedd. “Intrinsically disordered proteins aggregate at fungal cell-to-cell channels and regulate intercellular connectivity.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109, no. 39 (September 25, 2012): 15781–86.

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