James Wall

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Pediatric Surgery) and, by courtesy, of Bioengineering at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital

Professional Education

Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (2003) CA

Residency: UCSF - Dept of Surgery (2003) CA

Internship: UCSF - Dept of Surgery (2003) CA

Medical Education: University of Pennsylvania (2003) PA

Board Certification: General Surgery, American Board of Surgery (2010)

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.

Complete resection of a rare intrahepatic variant of a choledochal cyst
Salles, A., Kastenberg, Z. J., Wall, J. K., Visser, B. C., & Bruzoni, M. (2013). Complete resection of a rare intrahepatic variant of a choledochal cyst. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 48(3), 652-654.

Virtual Neck Exploration for Parathyroid Adenomas A First Step Toward Minimally Invasive Image-Guided Surgery
D'Agostino, J., Wall, J., Soler, L., Vix, M., Duh, Q.-Y., & Marescaux, J. (2013). Virtual Neck Exploration for Parathyroid Adenomas A First Step Toward Minimally Invasive Image-Guided Surgery. JAMA SURGERY, 148(3), 232-238.

Successful extracorporeal membrane oxygenation treatment for pheochromocytoma-induced acute cardiac failure
Sojod, G., Diana, M., Wall, J., D'Agostino, J., Mutter, D., & Marescaux, J. (2012). Successful extracorporeal membrane oxygenation treatment for pheochromocytoma-induced acute cardiac failure. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 30(6).

An Original Endoluminal Magnetic Anastomotic Device Allowing Pure NOTES Transgastric and Transrectal Sigmoidectomy in a Porcine Model: Proof of Concept
Leroy, J., Perretta, S., Diana, M., Wall, J., Lindner, V., & Marescaux, J. (2012). An Original Endoluminal Magnetic Anastomotic Device Allowing Pure NOTES Transgastric and Transrectal Sigmoidectomy in a Porcine Model: Proof of Concept. SURGICAL INNOVATION, 19(2), 109-116.

Submucosal Endoscopic Myotomies for Esophageal Lengthening: A Novel Minimally Invasive Technique with Feasibility Study
Wall, J., Perretta, S., Diana, M., Dhumane, P., Haro, J.-I. A., & Marescaux, J. (2012). Submucosal Endoscopic Myotomies for Esophageal Lengthening: A Novel Minimally Invasive Technique with Feasibility Study. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, 22(3), 217-221.

Prospective evaluation of peritoneal fluid contamination following transabdominal vs. transanal specimen extraction in laparoscopic left-sided colorectal resections
Costantino, F. A., Diana, M., Wall, J., Leroy, J., Mutter, D., & Marescaux, J. (2012). Prospective evaluation of peritoneal fluid contamination following transabdominal vs. transanal specimen extraction in laparoscopic left-sided colorectal resections. SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES, 26(6), 1495-1500.

Totally Endoscopic Magnetic Enteral Bypass by External Guided Rendez-Vous Technique
Diana, M., Wall, J., Perretta, S., Dallemagne, B., Gonzales, K. D., & Marescaux, J. (2011). Totally Endoscopic Magnetic Enteral Bypass by External Guided Rendez-Vous Technique. SURGICAL INNOVATION, 18(4), 317-320.

Two novel endoscopic esophageal lengthening and reconstruction techniques
Perretta, S., Wall, J. K., Dallemagne, B., Harrison, M., Becmeur, F., & Marescaux, J. (2011). Two novel endoscopic esophageal lengthening and reconstruction techniques. SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES, 25(10), 3440-3440.

Original Technique to Close the Transrectal Viscerotomy Access in a NOTES Transrectal and Transgastric Segmental Colectomy
Leroy, J., Diana, M., Perretta, S., Wall, J., De Ruijter, V., & Marescaux, J. (2011). Original Technique to Close the Transrectal Viscerotomy Access in a NOTES Transrectal and Transgastric Segmental Colectomy. SURGICAL INNOVATION, 18(3), 193-200.

Robotic Gastrectomy Is Safe and Feasible, but Real Benefits Remain Elusive
Wall, J., & Marescaux, J. (2011). Robotic Gastrectomy Is Safe and Feasible, but Real Benefits Remain Elusive. ARCHIVES OF SURGERY, 146(9), 1092-1092.

Laparo-Endoscopic Single-Site (LESS) with Transanal Natural Orifice Specimen Extraction (NOSE) Sigmoidectomy: A New Step before Pure Colorectal Natural Orifices Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery (NOTES (R))
Leroy, J., Diana, M., Wall, J., Costantino, F., D'Agostino, J., & Marescaux, J. (2011). Laparo-Endoscopic Single-Site (LESS) with Transanal Natural Orifice Specimen Extraction (NOSE) Sigmoidectomy: A New Step before Pure Colorectal Natural Orifices Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery (NOTES (R)). JOURNAL OF GASTROINTESTINAL SURGERY, 15(8), 1488-1492.

Intellectual property and royalty streams in academic departments: Myths and realities
Krummel, T. M., Shafi, B. M., Wall, J., Chandra, V., Mery, C., & Gertner, M. (2008). Intellectual property and royalty streams in academic departments: Myths and realities. SURGERY, 143(2), 183-191.

Impact of multiple lymphatic channel drainage to a single nodal basin on outcomes in melanoma
Wall, J. K., Florero, M., Accortt, N. A., Allen, R., Kashani-Sabet, M., & Leong, S. Pl. (2007). Impact of multiple lymphatic channel drainage to a single nodal basin on outcomes in melanoma. ARCHIVES OF SURGERY, 142(8), 753-756.