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Ellen DeAnne Dillavou, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery

Education and Training

  • Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, 2002 - 2004
  • General Surgery Residency, Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, 1996 - 2002
  • M.D., University of Arizona, College of Medicine, 1996
  • B.A., Macalester College, 1991

Publications

Wagner, Jason K., Ellen Dillavou, Uttara Nag, Adham Abou Ali, Sandra Truong, Rabih Chaer, Eric Hager, Theodore Yuo, Michel Makaroun, and Efthymios D. Avgerinos. “Immediate-access grafts provide comparable patency to standard grafts, with fewer reinterventions and catheter-related complications.” J Vasc Surg 69, no. 3 (March 2019): 883–89. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2018.06.204.

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Wagner, Jason K., Sandra Truong, Rabih Chaer, Ellen Dillavou, Eric Hager, Theodore Yuo, Michel Makaroun, and Efthymios D. Avgerinos. “Current Experience and Midterm Follow-up of Immediate-Access Arteriovenous Grafts.” Ann Vasc Surg 53 (November 2018): 123–27. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.avsg.2018.04.036.

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Benrashid, Ehsan, Linda M. Youngwirth, Kimberly Guest, Mitchell W. Cox, Cynthia K. Shortell, and Ellen D. Dillavou. “Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Reduces Surgical Site Infections.” In Journal of Vascular Surgery, 68:e14–15. Elsevier BV, 2018. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2018.05.056.

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Wagner, Matthew A., and Ellen D. Dillavou. “Hemodialysis Reliable Outflow graft radiopaque tip detachment and embolization during implantation.” J Vasc Access 19, no. 3 (May 2018): 330–31. https://doi.org/10.1177/1129729817747537.

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Kiguchi, Misaki M., and Ellen D. Dillavou. “Thermal and Nonthermal Endovenous Ablation Options for Treatment of Superficial Venous Insufficiency.” Surg Clin North Am 98, no. 2 (April 2018): 385–400. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.suc.2017.11.014.

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Franklin, Jennifer, Kathleen Turner, John S. Hudson, Kimberly Guest, and Ellen D. Dillavou. “The evaluation of the implementation of the vascular preventative bundle and development of suggested interventions for improvement and sustainability.” J Vasc Nurs 36, no. 1 (March 2018): 8–11. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvn.2017.09.002.

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Henry, Jon C., Ulka Sachdev, Eric Hager, Ellen Dillavou, Theodore Yuo, Michel Makaroun, and Steven A. Leers. “Cephalic vein transposition is a durable approach to managing cephalic arch stenosis.” J Vasc Access, November 25, 2017, 0. https://doi.org/10.5301/jva.5000802.

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Nag, Uttara P., Megan C. Turner, Charles Fang, Jason K. Wagner, Kavi Devulapalli, Mitchell Cox, Efthymios Avgerinos, and Ellen Dillavou. “IP159. Use of Hemodialysis Reliable Outflow (HeRO) With Immediate Access Arteriovenous Grafts.” In Journal of Vascular Surgery, 65:97S-98S. Elsevier BV, 2017. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2017.03.183.

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Wagner, Jason, Ellen Dillavou, Uttara Nag, Adham Abou Ali, Sandra Truong, Theodore Yuo, Rabih Chaer, and Efthymios Avgerinos. “SS15. Immediate Access Grafts Provide Comparable Patency to Standard Grafts, With Faster Cannulation, Fewer Reinterventions, Catheter Days, and Catheter-Related Complications.” In Journal of Vascular Surgery, 65:53S-54S. Elsevier BV, 2017. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2017.03.101.

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