Bradley J. Needleman, MD :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Bradley J. Needleman, MD

Bradley J. Needleman, MD Best Doctors 2011-2012

Contact Information

410 W 10th Ave
N1037 Doan Hall
Columbus, OH 43210 [ map ]
PH: (614) 293-5346
FX: (614) 366-8687

Biography

Gender:

  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Date Completed: 05/12/1994

Residency

  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/1996

Residency

  • Washington Hospital Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/1999

Fellowship

  • Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/2000

Department:

  • Pediatric Surgery

Section:

  • General Pediatric Surgery

Specialty:

  • General Surgery

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 09/25/2015

Publications

  • Linan-Rico,A; Turco,F; Soghomonyan,S; Grants,I; Enneking,J; Tso,DR; Needleman,BJ; Harzman,A; Cuomo,R; Ochoa-Cortes,F; Christofi, FL. 2015. Modulation of Ca2+ Waves in Human Enteric Glial Cells.  Gastroenterology. Vol. 4, no. 148. (April): S-79.
  • Linan-Rico,A; Grants,I; Needleman,BJ; Williams,KC; Soghomonyan,S; Turco, F; Cuomo, R; Grider,JR; Kendig,DM; Murthy,KS; Harzman,A; Ochoa-Cortes, F; Christofi, FL. 2015. Gliomodulation of Neuronal and Motor Behavior in the Human GI Tract.  Gastroenterology. Vol. 4, no. 148. (April): S-18.
  • Wang,G; Wang,X; Liu,S; Xia,Y; Zou,F; Qu,M; Needleman,BJ; Mikami,DJ; Wood, JD. 2015. Beta-nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide suppresses inhibitory musculomotor neurotransmission in guinea pig colon and human jejunum.  AJP Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology. Vol. Unk, no. March: eDOI:10.1152.
  • Liñán-Rico,A; Wunderlich,J; Enneking,JT; Tso,DR; Grants,I; Williams,KC; Otey,A; Michel,K; Schemann,M; Needleman,BJ; Harzman, A;Christofi,FL. 2015. Neuropharmacology of Purinergic Receptors in Human Submucous Plexus: Involvement of P2X1, P2X2, P2X3 Channels, P2Y and A3 Metabotropic Receptors in Neurotransmission.  Neuropharmacology. Vol. 95, no. February: eUnk.
  • Osayi,Sylvester,N; Wendling,Mark,R; Drosdeck,Joseph,M; Chaudhry,Umer,I; Perry,Kyle,A; Noria,Sabrena,F; Mikami,Dean,J; Needleman,Bradley,J; Muscarella,Peter; Abdel-Rasoul,Mahmoud; Renton,David,B; Melvin,W,Scott; Hazey,Jeffrey,W; Narula,Vimal,K. 2015. Near-infrared fluorescent cholangiography facilitates identification of biliary anatomy during laparoscopic cholecystectomy.  Surgical endoscopy. Vol. 29, no. 2. (February): 368-375.
  • Chaudhry,Umer,I; Osayi,Sylvester,N; Suzo,Andrew,J; Noria,Sabrena,F; Mikami,Dean,J; Needleman,Bradley,J. 2015. Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banded plication: case-matched study from a single US center.  SURGERY FOR OBESITY AND RELATED DISEASES. Vol. 11, no. 1. (January): 119-124.
  • Chaudhry,Umer,I; Osayi,Sylvester,N; Suzo,Andrew,J; Noria,Sabrena,F; Mikami,Dean,J; Needleman,Bradley,J. 2015. Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banded plication: case-matched study from a single U.S. center.  Surgery for obesity and related diseases. Vol. 11, no. 1. (January): 119-124.
  • Chaudhry,Umer,I; Kanji,Aliyah; Sai-Sudhakar,Chittoor,B; Higgins,Robert,S; Needleman,Bradley,J. 2015. Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy in morbidly obese patients with end-stage heart failure and left ventricular assist device: medium-term results.  SURGERY FOR OBESITY AND RELATED DISEASES. Vol. 11, no. 1. (January): 88-93.
  • Chaudhry,Umer,I; Marr,Brendan,M; Osayi,Sylvester,N; Mikami,Dean,J; Needleman,Bradley,J; Melvin,W,Scott; Perry,Kyle,A. 2014. Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for treatment of symptomatic paraesophageal hernia in the morbidly obese: medium-term results.  Surgery for obesity and related diseases. Vol. 10, no. 6. (November): 1063-1067.
  • Chaudhry,Umer,I; Marr,Brendan,M; Osayi,Sylvester,N; Mikami,Dean,J; Needleman,Bradley,J; Melvin,W,Scott; Perry,Kyle,A. 2014. Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass for treatment of symptomatic paraesophageal hernia in the morbidly obese: medium-term results.  SURGERY FOR OBESITY AND RELATED DISEASES. Vol. 10, no. 6. (November): 1063-1067.
  • Wang,Guo-du; Wang,Xi-Yu; Liu,Sumei; Qu,MeiHua; Xia,Yun; Needleman,Bradley,J; Mikami,Dean,J; Wood,Jackie,D. 2014. Innervation of enteric mast cells by primary spinal afferents in guinea pig and human small intestine.  AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-GASTROINTESTINAL AND LIVER PHYSIOLOGY. Vol. 307, no. 7. (October): G719-G731.
  • Funk,Luke,M; Suzo,Andrew; Mikami,Dean,J; Needleman,Bradley,J. 2014. Two-Year Outcomes for Medicaid Patients Undergoing Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: a Case-Control Study.  OBESITY SURGERY. Vol. 24, no. 10. (October): 1679-1685.
  • Wang,Guo-du; Wang,Xi-Yu; Liu,Sumei; Qu,MeiHua; Xia,Yun; Needleman,Bradley,J; Mikami,Dean,J; Wood,Jackie,D. 2014. Innervation of enteric mast cells by primary spinal afferents in guinea pig and human small intestine.  American journal of physiology. Gastrointestinal and liver physiology. Vol. 307, no. 7. (October): G719-31.
  • Neff,Robert; McCann,Georgia,A; Carpenter,Kristen,M; Cohn,David,E; Noria,Sabrena; Mikami,Dean; Needleman,Bradley,J; O'Malley,David,M. 2014. Is bariatric surgery an option for women with gynecologic cancer? Examining weight loss counseling practices and training among gynecologic oncology providers.  GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY. Vol. 134, no. 3. (September): 540-545.
  • Chaudhry,Umer,I; Needleman,Bradley,J. 2014. Comment on: Three-year weight outcomes from a bariatric surgery registry in a large integrated healthcare system.  Surgery for obesity and related diseases. Vol. 10, no. 3. (May): 403-404.
  • Linan-Rico, A; Ochoa-Cortes,F; Alhaj,MA; Enneking,J; Bitticker,E; Needleman,BJ; Harzman,A; Grants,I; Christofi,FL. 2014. UTP Evokes CA2+ Oscillations in Human Enterochromaffin Cells via Multiple Intracellular Signaling and Ionic Mechanisms.  Gastroenterology. Vol. 146, no. 5. (May): S-525.
  • Deiuliis,Jeffrey,A; Oghumu,Steve; Duggineni,Dheeraj; Zhong,Jixin; Rutsky,Jessica; Banerjee,Ambar; Needleman,Bradley; Mikami,Dean; Narula,Vimal; Hazey,Jeffrey; Satoskar,Abhay,R; Rajagopalan,Sanjay. 2014. CXCR3 Modulates Obesity-Induced Visceral Adipose Inflammation and Systemic Insulin Resistance.  OBESITY. Vol. 22, no. 5. (May): 1264-1274.
  • Zhong,Jixin; Rao,Xiaoquan; Braunstein,Zachary; Taylor,Anne; Narula,Vimal; Hazey,Jeffrey; Mikami,Dean; Needleman,Bradley; Rutsky,Jessica; Sun,Qinghua; Deiuliis,Jeffrey,A; Satoskar,Abhay,R; Rajagopalan,Sanjay. 2014. T-Cell Costimulation Protects Obesity-Induced Adipose Inflammation and Insulin Resistance.  DIABETES. Vol. 63, no. 4. (April): 1289-1302.
  • Chand B, Indeck M, Needleman BJ, Finnegan M, Van Sickle KR, Ystgaard B, Gossetti F, Pullan RD, Giordano P, McKinley. 2014. A retrospective study evaluating the use of Permacol™ surgical implant in incisional and ventral hernia repair.  Int J Surg. Vol. 12, no. 4. (February): 296-303.
  • Noria SF; Rydlewicz JA; Mikami DJ; Needleman BJ. 2014. Effects Of Bariatric Surgery On Co-Morbid Conditions Associated With Morbid Obesity. In Glucose Intake and Utilization in Pre-Diabetes and Diabetes: Implications of Cardiovascular Disease. Edited by R.R. Watson, B. B. Dokken. San Diego, CA: Elsevier, Inc.
  • Perry,Kyle,A; Shah,Nilay; Memark,Vanchad; Nau,Peter; Needleman,Bradley,J; Hazey,Jeffrey,W. 2013. Specialized Instrumentation Facilitates Stable Peritoneal Access, Gastric Decompression, and Visualization During Transgastric Endoscopic Peritoneoscopy.  SURGICAL INNOVATION. Vol. 20, no. 3. (June): 268-272.
  • Wang,Guo-du; Wang,Xi-Yu; Zou,Fei; Qu,MeiHua; Liu,Sumei; Fei,Guijun; Xia,Yun; Needleman,Bradley,J; Mikami,Dean,J; Wood,Jackie,D. 2013. Mast cell expression of the serotonin(1A) receptor in guinea pig and human intestine.  AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-GASTROINTESTINAL AND LIVER PHYSIOLOGY. Vol. 304, no. 10. (May): G855-G863.
  • Wendling,Mark,R; Linn,John,G; Keplinger,Kara,M; Mikami,Dean,J; Perry,Kyle,A; Melvin,W,Scott; Needleman,Bradley,J. 2013. Omental patch repair effectively treats perforated marginal ulcer following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.  SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES. Vol. 27, no. 2. (February): 384-389.
  • Zhong,Jixin; Rao,Xiaoquan; Deiuliis,Jeffrey; Braunstein,Zachary; Narula,Vimal; Hazey,Jeffrey; Mikami,Dean; Needleman,Bradley; Satoskar,Abhay,R; Rajagopalan,Sanjay. 2013. A Potential Role for Dendritic Cell/Macrophage-Expressing DPP4 in Obesity-Induced Visceral Inflammation.  DIABETES. Vol. 62, no. 1. (January): 149-157.
  • Roland,Jason,C; Needleman,Bradley,J; Muscarella,Peter; Cook,C,H; Narula,Vimal,K; Mikami,Dean,J. 2011. Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in patients with body mass index > 70 kg/m(2).  SURGERY FOR OBESITY AND RELATED DISEASES. Vol. 7, no. 5. (September): 587-591.
  • Memark,Vanchad,C; Anderson,Joel,B; Nau,Peter,N; Shah,Nilay; Needleman,Bradley,J; Mikami,Dean,J; Melvin,William,S; Hazey,Jeffrey,W. 2011. Transgastric endoscopic peritoneoscopy does not lead to increased risk of infectious complications.  SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES. Vol. 25, no. 7. (July): 2186-2191.
  • Schuster,D,P; Teodorescu,M; Mikami,D; Foreman,K; Rogers,P; Needleman,B,J. 2011. Effect of bariatric surgery on normal and abnormal renal function.  SURGERY FOR OBESITY AND RELATED DISEASES. Vol. 7, no. 4. (July): 459-464.
  • Nau,Peter; Ellison,E,Christopher; Muscarella,Peter; Mikami,Dean; Narula,Vimal,K; Needleman,Bradley; Melvin,W,Scott; Hazey,Jeffrey,W. 2011. A review of 130 humans enrolled in transgastric NOTES protocols at a single institution.  SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES. Vol. 25, no. 4. (April): 1004-1011.
  • Nau,P; Narula,VK; Needleman,BJ. 2011. Successful management of chyloperitoneum after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in 2 patients.  Surg Obes Relat Dis. Vol. 7, no. 1. (February): 122-123.
  • Sun,Xiaohong; Wang,Xiyu; Wang,Guo-Du; Xia,Yun; Liu,Sumei; Qu,Meihua; Needleman,Bradley,J; Mikami,Dean,J; Melvin,W,Scott; Bohn,Laura,M; Ueno,Ryuji; Wood,Jackie,D. 2011. Lubiprostone Reverses the Inhibitory Action of Morphine on Mucosal Secretion in Human Small Intestine.  DIGESTIVE DISEASES AND SCIENCES. Vol. 56, no. 2. (February): 330-338.
  • Deiuliis,Jeffrey; Shah,Zubair; Shah,Nilay; Needleman,Bradley; Mikami,Dean; Narula,Vimal; Perry,Kyle; Hazey,Jeffrey; Kampfrath,Thomas; Kollengode,Madhukar; Sun,Qinghua; Satoskar,Abhay,R; Lumeng,Carey; Moffatt-Bruce,Susan; Rajagopalan,Sanjay. 2011. Visceral Adipose Inflammation in Obesity Is Associated with Critical Alterations in Tregulatory Cell Numbers.  PLOS ONE. Vol. 6, no. 1. (January): ee16376.
  • Nguyen,Ninh,T; Dakin,Gregory; Needleman,Brad; Pomp,Alfons; Mikami,Dean; Provost,David,A; Scott,Daniel,J; Jones,Daniel,B; Gallagher,Scott; Gagner,Michel; Murr,Michel. 2010. Effect of staple height on gastrojejunostomy during laparoscopic gastric bypass: a multicenter prospective randomized trial.  SURGERY FOR OBESITY AND RELATED DISEASES. Vol. 6, no. 5. (September): 477-482.
  • Nau,Peter; Anderson,Joel; Needleman,Bradley; Ellison,E,Christopher; Melvin,W,Scott; Hazey,Jeffrey,W. 2010. Endoscopic peritoneal access and insufflation: natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery.  GASTROINTESTINAL ENDOSCOPY. Vol. 71, no. 3. (March): 485-489.
  • Mikami,Dean; Needleman,Bradley; Narula,Vimal; Durant,Janice; Melvin,W,Scott. 2010. Natural orifice surgery: initial US experience utilizing the StomaphyX (TM) device to reduce gastric pouches after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.  SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES. Vol. 24, no. 1. (January): 223-228.
  • Rybaczyk,Leszek; Rozmiarek,Andrew; Circle,Kristin; Grants,Iveta; Needleman,Bradley; Wunderlich,Jacqueline,E; Huang,Kun; Christofi,Fievos,L. 2009. New Bioinformatics Approach to Analyze Gene Expressions and Signaling Pathways Reveals Unique Purine Gene Dysregulation Profiles that Distinguish Between CD and UC.  INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASES. Vol. 15, no. 7. (July): 971-984.
  • Narula,Vimal,K; Happel,Lynn,C; Volt,Kevin; Bergman,Simon; Roland,Jason,C; Dettorre,Rebecca; Renton,David,B; Reavis,Kevin,M; Needleman,Bradley,J; Mikami,Dean,J; Ellison,E,Christopher; Melvin,W,Scott; Hazey,Jeffrey,W. 2009. Transgastric endoscopic peritoneoscopy does not require decontamination of the stomach in humans.  SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES. Vol. 23, no. 6. (June): 1331-1336.
  • Needleman,Bradley,J; Happel,Lynn,C. 2008. Bariatric Surgery: Choosing the Optimal Procedure.  SURGICAL CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA. Vol. 88, no. 5. (October): 991-?.
  • Narula,Vimal,K; Hazey,Jeffrey,W; Renton,David,B; Reavis,Kevin,M; Paul,Christopher,M; Hinshaw,Kristen,E; Needleman,Bradley,J; Mikami,Dean,J; Ellison,E,Christopher; Melvin,W,Scott. 2008. Transgastric instrumentation and bacterial contamination of the peritoneal cavity.  SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES. Vol. 22, no. 3. (March): 605-611.
  • Wunderlich, J, E; Needleman, B, J; Chen, Z; Yu, J, G; Wang, Y; Grants, I; Mikami, D, J; Melvin, W, S; Cooke, H, J; Christofi, F L. 2008. Dual purinergic synaptic transmission in the human enteric nervous system.  American journal of physiology. Gastrointestinal and liver physiology. Vol. 294, no. 2. (January): G554-G566.
  • Fang, ;XLiu, S; Wang, X-Y; Gao, N; Hu, H-Z; Wang, G-D; Cook, C, H; Needleman, B, J; Mikami, D, J; Xia, Y; Fei, G-J; Hicks, G, A; Wood, J D. 2008. Neurogastroenterology of tegaserod (HTF 919) in the submucosal division of the guinea-pig and human enteric nervous system.  Neurogastroenterology and motility : the official journal of the European Gastrointestinal Motility Society. Vol. 20, no. 1. (January): 80-93.
  • Needlemnan, BJ, Happel LC. 2008. Choosing the Right Bariatric Operation. In Surgical Clinics of North America. Edited by Jon C. Gould and W. Scott Melvin Guest Editors. Philadelphia: W.B.Saunders.
  • Michalsky,M; Teich,S; Needleman, BJ. 2007. Reoperative Bariatric surgery. In Reoperative Pediatric Surgery. Edited by Steven Teich and Donna A. Caniano. Unk: Unk.
  • Emery, Charles, F; Fondow, Meghan D, M; Schneider, Carol, M; Christofi, Fievos, L; Hunt, Chantal; Busby, Andrea, K; Needleman, Bradley, J; Melvin, W Scott; Elsayed-Awad, Hamdy M. 2007. Gastric bypass surgery is associated with reduced inflammation and less depression: a preliminary investigation.  Obesity Surgery. Vol. 17, no. 6. (January): 759-763.
  • Narula, Vimal, K; Watson, William, C; Davis, S Scott; Hinshaw, Kristen; Needleman, Bradley, J; Mikami, Dean, J; Hazey, Jeffrey, W; Winston, John, H; Muscarella, P; Rubin, Mike; Patel, Vipul; Melvin, W Scott. 2007. A computerized analysis of robotic versus laparoscopic task performance.  Surgical endoscopy. Vol. 21, no. 12. (January): 2258-2261.
  • Needleman,BJ. 2007. Marginal Ulceration. In SAGES Baritric Surgery Manual (in press). Edited by Nguyen. Los Angeles: SAGES.
  • Nguyen, Ninh, T; Silver, Michael; Robinson, Malcolm; Needleman, Bradley; Hartley, Guilford; Cooney, Robert; Catalano, Robert; Dostal, Jackie; Sama, Danny; Blankenship, Jeanne; Burg, Kathryn; Stemmer, Edward; Wilson, Samuel E. 2006. Result of a national audit of bariatric surgery performed at academic centers: a 2004 University HealthSystem Consortium Benchmarking Project.  Archives of surgery (Chicago, Ill. : 1960). Vol. 141, no. 5. (January).
  • Davis, S, S; Mikami, D, J; Newlin, M; Needleman, B, J; Barrett, M, S; Fries, R; Larson, T; Dundon, J; Goldblatt, M, I; Melvin, W S. 2006. Heating and humidifying of carbon dioxide during pneumoperitoneum is not indicated: a prospective randomized trial.  Surgical Endoscopy. Vol. 20, no. 1. (January): 153-158.
  • McGuire, Lynanne; Heffner, Kathi; Glaser, Ronald; Needleman, Bradley; Malarkey, William; Dickinson, Stephanie; Lemeshow, Stanley; Cook, Charles; Muscarella, Peter; Melvin, William Scott; Ellison, Edwin Christopher; Kiecolt-Glaser, Janice K. 2006. Pain and wound healing in surgical patients.  Annals of behavioral medicine : a publication of the Society of Behavioral Medicine. Vol. 31, no. 2. (January): 165-172.
  • Go, M, R; Muscarella, P, Needleman, B, J; Cook, C, H; Melvin, W S. 2004. Endoscopic management of stomal stenosis after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.  Surgical endoscopy. Vol. 18, no. 1. (January): 56-59.
  • Melvin, W, S; Needleman, B, J; Krause, K, R; Ellison, E C. 2003. Robotic resection of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor.  Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A. Vol. 13, no. 1. (January): 33-36.
  • McGrath, Virginia; Needleman, Bradley, J; Melvin, W Scott. 2003. Evolution of the laparoscopic gastric bypass.  Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A. Vol. 13, no. 4. (January): 221-227.
  • Melvin, W S; Needleman, Bradley, J; Krause, Kevin, R; Schneider, Carol; Ellison, E Christopher. 2002. Computer-enhanced vs. standard laparoscopic antireflux surgery.  Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. Vol. 6, no. 1. (January): 565-572.
  • Gould, Jon, C; Needleman, Bradley, J, Ellison, E Christopher; Muscarella, Peter; Schneider, Carol; Melvin, W Scott. 2002. Evolution of Minimally invasive Bariatric Surgery.  Surgery. Vol. 132, no. 4. (January).
  • Melvin, W, S; Needleman, B, J; Krause, K, R; Schneider, C; Wolf, R, K; Michler, R, E; Ellison, E C. 2002. Computer-enhanced robotic telesurgery. Initial experience in foregut surgery.  Surgical Endoscopy. Vol. 16, no. 12. (January).
  • Melvin, W. S,Needleman, B. J.,Krause, K, R; Wolf, R, K; Michler, R, E; Ellison, E C. 2001. Computer-assisted robotic heller myotomy: initial case report.  Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A. Vol. 11, no. 4. (January): 251-253.
  • Roland JC, Needleman BJ, Muscarella P, Cook CH, Narula VK, Mikami DJ. Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in patients with body mass index > 70 kg/m(2).  Surg Obes Relat Dis.
  • Hall,CR, Needleman, BJ. Bariatric Surgery: A Primer for the Obstetrician. In Obesity and Pregnancy. Edited by Deborah Conoway, M.D,.
  • Emery CF, Fondow MD, Schneider CM, Christofi FL, Hunt C, Busby AK, Needleman BJ, Melvin WS, Elsayed-Awad HM. Dual Purinergic Synaptic Transmission in the Human Enteric Nervous System.  Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol.
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