Sanjeev Dutta, MD MBA MA

Professional Education

Fellowship: St Joseph's Hospital (2002) Canada

MBA, Stanford Graduate School of Business (2013)

Residency: Dalhousie University (2001) Canada

Board Certification: Pediatric Surgery, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (2004)

Board Certification: General Surgery, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (2001)

Fellowship: Hospital for Sick Children (2004) Canada

Fellowship: Centre for Minimal Access Surgery - McMaster University (2002) Canada

Internship: Dalhousie University (1997) Canada

Medical Education: University of Calgary (1996) Canada

FACS, American College of Surgeons, Pediatric Surgery (2007)

FAAP, American Academy of Pediatrics, Pediatric Surgery (2007)

FRCSC, University of Toronto, Pediatric Surgery (2004)

Fellowship, McMaster Univ., Laparoscopic Surgery (2002)

FRCSC, Dalhousie University, General Surgery (2001)

MA, University of Illinois, Surgical Education (1999)

MD, University of Calgary, Medicine (1996)

Honors & Awards

Pediatric Research Fund, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (2005 - 2006)

Administrative Appointments

Surgical Director, Multidisciplinary Initiative for Surgical Technology Research - Advanced Laboratory (MISTRAL), 2006

Director, Stanford Surgical Skills Curriculum, 2005

Associate Director, Goodman Center for Simulation in Medicine, 2005

Member, Center for Immersive and Simulation-Based Learning Committee, 2005

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Hospital & Clinics patient, you have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

A Prospective Randomized Trial of Ultrasound- vs Landmark-Guided Central Venous Access in the Pediatric Population.
Bruzoni, M., Slater, B. J., Wall, J., St Peter, S. D., & Dutta, S. (2013). A Prospective Randomized Trial of Ultrasound- vs Landmark-Guided Central Venous Access in the Pediatric Population. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 216(5), 939-943.

Ventral Abdominal Wall Defects
Kastenberg, Z. J., & Dutta, S. (2013). Ventral Abdominal Wall Defects. Neoreviews.

Intestinal malrotation and catastrophic volvulus in infancy.
Lee, H. C., Pickard, S. S., Sridhar, S., & Dutta, S. (2012). Intestinal malrotation and catastrophic volvulus in infancy. journal of emergency medicine, 43(1), e49-51.

Chest wall reconstruction using implantable cross-linked porcine dermal collagen matrix (Permacol)
Lin, S. R., Kastenberg, Z. J., Bruzoni, M., Albanese, C. T., & Dutta, S. (2012). Chest wall reconstruction using implantable cross-linked porcine dermal collagen matrix (Permacol). JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 47(7), 1472-1475.

Single-site umbilical laparoscopic splenectomy
Bruzoni, M., & Dutta, S. (2011). Single-site umbilical laparoscopic splenectomy. SEMINARS IN PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 20(4), 212-218.

A modification of the laparoscopic transcutaneous inguinal hernia repair to achieve transfixation ligature of the hernia sac
Kastenberg, Z., Bruzoni, M., & Dutta, S. (2011). A modification of the laparoscopic transcutaneous inguinal hernia repair to achieve transfixation ligature of the hernia sac. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 46(8), 1658-1664.

Seasonal variation of hypertrophic pyloric stenosis: a population-based study
Zamakhshary, M. F., Dutta, S., To, T., Stephens, D., Langer, J. C., & Wales, P. W. (2011). Seasonal variation of hypertrophic pyloric stenosis: a population-based study. PEDIATRIC SURGERY INTERNATIONAL, 27(7), 689-693.

Guidelines for Innovation in Pediatric Surgery
Kastenberg, Z., & Dutta, S. (2011). Guidelines for Innovation in Pediatric Surgery. JOURNAL OF LAPAROENDOSCOPIC & ADVANCED SURGICAL TECHNIQUES, 21(4), 371-374.

Effects of a Surgical Skills Boot Camp Reply
Dutta, S., & Plerhoples, T. (2010). Effects of a Surgical Skills Boot Camp Reply. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, 211(5), 692-692.

Institutional experience with laparoscopic partial splenectomy for hereditary spherocytosis
Slater, B. J., Chan, F. P., Davis, K., & Dutta, S. (2010). Institutional experience with laparoscopic partial splenectomy for hereditary spherocytosis. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 45(8), 1682-1686.

A comparison of laparoscopic and robotic assisted suturing performance by experts and novices
Chandra, V., Nehra, D., Parent, R., Woo, R., Reyes, R., & Dutta, S. (2010). A comparison of laparoscopic and robotic assisted suturing performance by experts and novices. SURGERY, 147(6), 830-839.

Early, Intermediate, and Late Effects of a Surgical Skills "Boot Camp" on an Objective Structured Assessment of Technical Skills: A Randomized Controlled Study
Parent, R. J., Plerhoples, T. A., Long, E. E., Zimmer, D. M., Teshome, M., & Dutta, S. (2010). Early, Intermediate, and Late Effects of a Surgical Skills "Boot Camp" on an Objective Structured Assessment of Technical Skills: A Randomized Controlled Study. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, 210(6), 984-989.

Stealth surgery: subcutaneous endoscopic excision of benign lesions of the trunk and lower extremity
Pricola, K. L., & Dutta, S. (2010). Stealth surgery: subcutaneous endoscopic excision of benign lesions of the trunk and lower extremity. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 45(4), 840-844.

Outcomes of sutureless gastroschisis closure
Riboh, J., Abrajano, C. T., Garber, K., Hartman, G., Butter, M. A., & Dutta, S. (2009). Outcomes of sutureless gastroschisis closure. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 44(10), 1947-1951.

Early experience with single incision laparoscopic surgery: eliminating the scar from abdominal operations
Dutta, S. (2009). Early experience with single incision laparoscopic surgery: eliminating the scar from abdominal operations. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 44(9), 1741-1745.

Short- and Long-Term Outcomes of Necrotizing Enterocolitis in Infants With Congenital Heart Disease
Pickard, S. S., Feinstein, J. A., Popat, R. A., Huang, L., & Dutta, S. (2009). Short- and Long-Term Outcomes of Necrotizing Enterocolitis in Infants With Congenital Heart Disease. PEDIATRICS, 123(5), E901-E906.

Neonatal Malrotation with Midgut Volvulus Mimicking Duodenal Atresia
Gilbertson-Dahdal, D. L., Dutta, S., Varich, L. J., & Barth, R. A. (2009). Neonatal Malrotation with Midgut Volvulus Mimicking Duodenal Atresia. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ROENTGENOLOGY, 192(5), 1269-1271.

Transcutaneous laparoscopic hernia repair in children: a prospective review of 275 hernia repairs with minimum 2-year follow-up
Dutta, S., & Albanese, C. (2009). Transcutaneous laparoscopic hernia repair in children: a prospective review of 275 hernia repairs with minimum 2-year follow-up. SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES, 23(1), 103-107.

Perioperative management of ventriculoperitoneal shunts during abdominal surgery
Li, G., & Dutta, S. (2008). Perioperative management of ventriculoperitoneal shunts during abdominal surgery. SURGICAL NEUROLOGY, 70(5), 492-497.

"Stealth surgery": transaxillary subcutaneous endoscopic excision of benign neck lesions
Dutta, S., Slater, B., Butter, M., & Albanese, C. T. (2008). "Stealth surgery": transaxillary subcutaneous endoscopic excision of benign neck lesions. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 43(11), 2070-2074.

Laparoscopic partial vs total splenectomy in children with hereditary spherocytosis
Morinis, J., Dutta, S., Blanchette, V., Butchart, S., & Langer, J. C. (2008). Laparoscopic partial vs total splenectomy in children with hereditary spherocytosis. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 43(9), 1649-1652.

Thoracoscopic ligation versus coil occlusion for patent ductus arteriosus: A matched cohort study of outcomes and cost
Dutta, S., Mihailovic, A., Benson, L., Kantor, P. F., Fitzgerald, P. G., & Cameron, B. H. (2008). Thoracoscopic ligation versus coil occlusion for patent ductus arteriosus: A matched cohort study of outcomes and cost. SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES, 22(7), 1643-1648.

Factors affecting survival to intestinal transplantation in the very young pediatric patient
Mian, S. I., Dutta, S., Le, B., Esquivel, C. O., Davis, K., & Castillo, R. O. (2008). Factors affecting survival to intestinal transplantation in the very young pediatric patient. TRANSPLANTATION, 85(9), 1287-1289.

Advances in pediatric minimal access therapy: A cautious journey from therapeutic endoscopy to transluminal surgery based on the adult experience
Isaza, N., Garcia, P., & Dutta, S. (2008). Advances in pediatric minimal access therapy: A cautious journey from therapeutic endoscopy to transluminal surgery based on the adult experience. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGY AND NUTRITION, 46(4), 359-369.

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in a morbidly obese 18-year-old with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Waipa, J., Dutta, S., Albanese, C. T., & Morton, J. M. (2008). Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in a morbidly obese 18-year-old with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. OBESITY SURGERY, 18(3), 332-335.

Transaxillary subcutaneous endoscopic release of the sternocleidomastoid muscle for treatment of persistent torticollis
Dutta, S., & Albanese, C. T. (2008). Transaxillary subcutaneous endoscopic release of the sternocleidomastoid muscle for treatment of persistent torticollis. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 43(3), 447-450.

Providing metrics and performance feedback in a surgical simulator
Sewell, C., Morris, D., Blevins, N. H., Dutta, S., Agrawal, S., & Salisbury, K. (2008). Providing metrics and performance feedback in a surgical simulator. COMPUTER AIDED SURGERY, 13(2), 63-81.

Multiple magnet ingestion as a source of severe gastrointestinal complications requiring surgical intervention
Dutta, S., & Barzin, A. (2008). Multiple magnet ingestion as a source of severe gastrointestinal complications requiring surgical intervention. ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS & ADOLESCENT MEDICINE, 162(2), 123-125.

I-123 MIBG mapping with intraoperative gamma probe for recurrent neuroblastoma
Iagaru, A., Peterson, D., Quon, A., Dutta, S., Twist, C., & Albanese, C. (2008). I-123 MIBG mapping with intraoperative gamma probe for recurrent neuroblastoma. MOLECULAR IMAGING AND BIOLOGY, 10(1), 19-23.

National trends in adolescent bariatric surgical procedures and implications for surgical centers of excellence
Schilling, P. L., Davis, M. M., Albanese, C. T., Dutta, S., & Morton, J. (2008). National trends in adolescent bariatric surgical procedures and implications for surgical centers of excellence. JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS, 206(1), 1-12.

Thoracoscopic repair of a type D esophageal atresia in a newborn with complex congenital heart disease
Rice-Townsend, S., Ramamoorthy, C., & Dutta, S. (2007). Thoracoscopic repair of a type D esophageal atresia in a newborn with complex congenital heart disease. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 42(9), 1616-1619.

The STEP procedure: Defining its role in the management of pediatric short bowel syndrome
Dutta, S. (2007). The STEP procedure: Defining its role in the management of pediatric short bowel syndrome. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGY AND NUTRITION, 45(2), 174-175.

Use of a prosthetic patch for laparoscopic repair of Morgagni diaphragmatic hernia in children
Dutta, S., & Albanese, C. T. (2007). Use of a prosthetic patch for laparoscopic repair of Morgagni diaphragmatic hernia in children. JOURNAL OF LAPAROENDOSCOPIC & ADVANCED SURGICAL TECHNIQUES, 17(3), 391-394.

Laparoscopic resection of a benign liver tumor in a child
Dutta, S., Nehra, D., Woo, R., & Cohen, I. (2007). Laparoscopic resection of a benign liver tumor in a child. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 42(6), 1141-1145.

Minimal access portoenterostomy: Advantages and disadvantages of standard laparoscopic and robotic techniques
Dutta, S., Woo, R., & Albanese, C. T. (2007). Minimal access portoenterostomy: Advantages and disadvantages of standard laparoscopic and robotic techniques. JOURNAL OF LAPAROENDOSCOPIC & ADVANCED SURGICAL TECHNIQUES, 17(2), 258-264.

Clinical resolution of severely symptomatic pseudotumor cerebri after gastric bypass in an adolescent
Chandra, V., Dutta, S., Albanese, C. T., Shepard, E., Farrales-Nguyen, S., & Morton, J. (2007). Clinical resolution of severely symptomatic pseudotumor cerebri after gastric bypass in an adolescent. SURGERY FOR OBESITY AND RELATED DISEASES, 3(2), 198-200.

Double reverse intestinal malrotation: a novel rotational anomaly and its surgical correction
Nehra, D., Zeineh, M., Rodriguez, F., & Dutta, S. (2007). Double reverse intestinal malrotation: a novel rotational anomaly and its surgical correction. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 42(3), 578-581.

IPEG panel on clinical investigation
Morton, J., Albanese, C. T., Barnhart, D., & Dutta, S. (2007). IPEG panel on clinical investigation. JOURNAL OF LAPAROENDOSCOPIC & ADVANCED SURGICAL TECHNIQUES, 17(1), 67-76.

Prosthetic esophageal erosion after mesh hiatoplasty in a child, removed by transabdominal endogastric surgery
Dutta, S. (2007). Prosthetic esophageal erosion after mesh hiatoplasty in a child, removed by transabdominal endogastric surgery. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 42(1), 252-256.

Validating Metrics for a Mastoidectomy Simulator
Sewell, C., Morris, D., Blevins, N. H., Agrawal, S., Dutta, S., & Salisbury, K. (2007). Validating Metrics for a Mastoidectomy Simulator. MEDICINE MEETS VIRTUAL REALITY 15, 125, 421-426.

The influence of psychological factors on the outcomes of laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication.
Biertho, L., Sanjeev, D., Sebajang, H., Antony, M., & Anvari, M. (2007). The influence of psychological factors on the outcomes of laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication. Annals of surgical innovation and research, 1, 2-?.

A laparoscopic approach to partial splenectomy for children with hereditary spherocytosis
Dutta, S., Price, V. E., Blanchette, V., & Langer, J. C. (2006). A laparoscopic approach to partial splenectomy for children with hereditary spherocytosis. SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES, 20(11), 1719-1724.

Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES).
Shafi, B. M., Mery, C. M., Binyamin, G., & Dutta, S. (2006). Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES). Seminars in pediatric surgery, 15(4), 251-258.

Endoscopic excision of benign forehead masses: a novel approach for pediatric general surgeons
Dutta, S., Lorenz, H. P., & Albanese, C. T. (2006). Endoscopic excision of benign forehead masses: a novel approach for pediatric general surgeons. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 41(11), 1874-1878.

Surgical robotics and image guided therapy in pediatric surgery: emerging and converging minimal access technologies.
Chandra, V., Dutta, S., & Albanese, C. T. (2006). Surgical robotics and image guided therapy in pediatric surgery: emerging and converging minimal access technologies. Seminars in pediatric surgery, 15(4), 267-275.

Methamphetamine use following bariatric surgery in an adolescent
Dutta, S., Morton, J., Shepard, E., Peebles, R., Farrales-Nguyen, S., & Albanese, C. T. (2006). Methamphetamine use following bariatric surgery in an adolescent. OBESITY SURGERY, 16(6), 780-782.

The prevention and treatment of bacterial infections in children with asplenia or hyposplenia: Practice considerations at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto
Price, V. E., Dutta, S., Blanchette, V. S., Butchart, S., Kirby, M., & Ford-Jones, E. L. (2006). The prevention and treatment of bacterial infections in children with asplenia or hyposplenia: Practice considerations at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto. PEDIATRIC BLOOD & CANCER, 46(5), 597-603.

To simulate or not to simulate what is the question?
Dutta, S., Gaba, D., & Krummel, T. M. (2006). To simulate or not to simulate what is the question?. ANNALS OF SURGERY, 243(3), 301-303.

Simulation: a new frontier in surgical education.
Dutta, S., & Krummel, T. M. (2006). Simulation: a new frontier in surgical education. Advances in surgery, 40, 249-263.

Does laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication prevent the progression of Barrett's oesophagus? Is the length of Barrett's a factor?
Bamehriz, F., Dutta, S., Pottruff, C. G., Allen, C. J., & Anvari, M. (2005). Does laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication prevent the progression of Barrett's oesophagus? Is the length of Barrett's a factor?. Journal of minimal access surgery, 1(1), 21-28.

Does laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication prevent the progression of Barrett's esophagus? Is the length of Barrett's a factor?
Bamehriz F, Dutta S, Pottruff C, Allen CJ, & Anvari M. (2005). Does laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication prevent the progression of Barrett's esophagus? Is the length of Barrett's a factor?. J Min Access Surg, 197(1).

Serial transverse enteroplasty for management of the proximal dilated segment in jejunoileal atresia.
Wales PW, & Dutta S. (2005). Serial transverse enteroplasty for management of the proximal dilated segment in jejunoileal atresia. J Pediatr Surg, 40(3).

The impact of latency on surgical precision and task completion during telerobotic surgery
Anvari M, Broderick T, Stein H, Chapman T, Ghodoussi M, & Goldsmith CH. (2005). The impact of latency on surgical precision and task completion during telerobotic surgery. Comput Aided Surg, 10(2).

The two-week pediatric surgery rotation: Is it time wasted?
Dutta, S., Wales, P. W., & Fecteau, A. (2004). The two-week pediatric surgery rotation: Is it time wasted?. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 39(5), 717-720.

Minimal access surgical approaches in infants and children.
Dutta, S., & Langer, J. C. (2004). Minimal access surgical approaches in infants and children. Advances in surgery, 38, 337-361.

Outcome of laparoscopic redo fundoplication
Dutta S, Bamehriz F, Boghossian T, Gill-Pottruff C, & Anvari M. (2004). Outcome of laparoscopic redo fundoplication. Surgical Endoscopy, 18(3).

Does laparoscopic antireflux surgery prevent the occurrence of transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxtion?
Bahmeriz, F., Dutta, S., Allen, C. J., Pottruff, C. G., & Anvari, M. (2003). Does laparoscopic antireflux surgery prevent the occurrence of transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxtion?. SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES, 17(7), 1050-1054.

Therapeutic endoluminal laparoscopic resection of a villous adenoma of the duodenum.
Sample C, Dutta S, & Anvari M. (2003). Therapeutic endoluminal laparoscopic resection of a villous adenoma of the duodenum. Surg Endosc, 17(2).

And doctor, no residents please!
Dutta S, Blanchard M, Dunnington GL, Spielman B, Da Rosa D, & Joehl R. (2003). And doctor, no residents please!. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 197(6).

Total Intracorporeal Resection of Ileocolic Crohn?s Disease in Children
Dutta S, Rothenberg SS, Chang J, & Bealer J. (2003). Total Intracorporeal Resection of Ileocolic Crohn?s Disease in Children. J. Pediatr. Surg., 38(5).

Fundoplication and gastrostomy versus image-guided gastrojejunal tube for enteral feeding in neurologically impaired children with gastroesophageal reflux
Wales, P. W., Diamond, I. R., Dutta, S., Muraca, S., Chait, P., & Langer, J. C. (2002). Fundoplication and gastrostomy versus image-guided gastrojejunal tube for enteral feeding in neurologically impaired children with gastroesophageal reflux. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 37(3), 407-411.

An evaluation of study habits of third-year medical students in a surgical clerkship
Boehler, M. L., Schwind, C. J., Folse, R., Dunnington, G., Markwell, S., & Dutta, S. (2001). An evaluation of study habits of third-year medical students in a surgical clerkship. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY, 181(3), 268-271.

A ten-year analysis of surgical education research
Derossis, A. M., DaRosa, D. A., Dutta, S., & Dunnington, G. L. (2000). A ten-year analysis of surgical education research. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY, 180(1), 58-61.

Factors contributing to success in surgical education research
Dutta, S., & Dunnington, G. L. (2000). Factors contributing to success in surgical education research. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY, 179(3), 247-249.

Liposomal tacrolimus and intestinal drug concentration.
Dutta S, Mezei M, Lee TDG, & McAllister V. (1998). Liposomal tacrolimus and intestinal drug concentration. Transpantation Proceedings, 30.

Computerized data acquisition and analysis applied to chemiluminescence detection of nitric oxide in headspace gas.
O'Neill SK, Dutta S, & Triggle CR. (1993). Computerized data acquisition and analysis applied to chemiluminescence detection of nitric oxide in headspace gas. J. of Pharmacological and Toxicological Methods, 29.

Quantitation of nitric oxide by a computerized chemiluminescence detector measurement of photolytic degradation of streptozotocin and sodium nitroprusside to release nitric oxide.
O'Neill, S. K., Dutta, S., & Triggle, C. R. (1993). Quantitation of nitric oxide by a computerized chemiluminescence detector measurement of photolytic degradation of streptozotocin and sodium nitroprusside to release nitric oxide. Proceedings of the Western Pharmacology Society, 36, 203-207.