Mitchell L. Henry, MD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Mitchell L. Henry, MD

Mitchell L. Henry, MD Best Doctors 2011-2012

Contact Information

395 W 12th Ave
1st Fl
Columbus, OH 43210 [ map ]
PH: (614) 293-4627
FX: (614) 293-4541

Biography

Mitchell L. Henry, MD, is a member of the Department of Pediatric Surgery at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Professor of Surgery at The Ohio State University (OSU) College of Medicine, Chief of the Division of Transplant Surgery and Deputy Director for Surgical Services within the Comprehensive Transplant Center at OSU. He also serves as Medical Director for Lifeline of Ohio Organ Procurement and Councilor-at-Large for the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. He serves as Secretary for the Vascular Access Society of the Americas (VASA) and Secretary of the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS). Dr. Henry’s research interests include immunosuppressive therapies, pancreas and liver transplantation, pulsatile perfusion and xenotransplantation.

Gender:

  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • University of Nebraska College of Medicine
    Date Completed: 06/30/1979

Internship

  • Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/1980

Residency

  • Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/1984

Fellowship

  • Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/1985

Department:

  • Pediatric Surgery

Section:

  • General Pediatric Surgery

Specialty:

  • Surgery

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 02/18/1986

Publications

  • Henry ML. 2012. The Hybrid AV Graft: Clinical Experience.  J Vasc Access. Vol. 13, no. S5. (October): eS40.
  • Henry ML. 2012. DHIS: Definitions, Causes, Measurements and Clinical Presentations.  J Vasc Access. Vol. 13, no. S5. (October): S47-S48.
  • Kasiske BL, McBride MA, Cornell DL, Gaston RS, Henry ML, Irwin FD, Israni AK, Metzler N, Murphy KW, Reed AI, Roberts JP, Salkowski N, Snyder JJ, Sweet, SC. 2012. Report of a consensus conference on transplant program quality and surveillance.  Am J Transplant. Vol. 12, no. April: 1988-1996.
  • Henry ML. 2011. Kidney Allocation Proposal (Commentary).  Surgery News. Vol. 7, no. 8. (August): e27.
  • Gunay Y, Rajab A, Henry ML, Pelletier RP. 2010. Decreased morbidity with laparoscopic hernia repair in kidney and kidney/pancreas transplant recipients.  Am J Transplant. Vol. 4, no. 10 (Suppl). (January): e252.
  • Henry ML. 2010. Surgical Training Programs.  J Vasc Access. Vol. 11, no. 3. (January): e213.
  • Rajab A, Pelletier RP, Henry ML. 2010. Perfusion and Storage Techniques. In Organ Preservation for Transplantation. Third ed. Edited by Luis H. Toledo-Pereyra. Austin, TX: Landes Bioscience.
  • Henry ML. 2010. The Strengths/Weaknesses of Proprietary Databases.  Am J Transplant. Vol. 9, no. Suppl 1. (January): e41.
  • Henry ML. 2010. Pseudoaneurysms – Surgery is the Gold Standard.  J Vasc Access. Vol. 11, no. 3. (January): 240-241.
  • Rajab A, Henry ML. 2010. Surgical Placement of Peritoneal Dialysis Catheters (Dissective Placement). In ASDIN Core Curriculum for Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Procedures.. Edited by Steven Wu. Charleston, SC: American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology.
  • Pelletier R, He X, Lu Z, Li CL, Rajab A, Lee MLT, Henry M. 2010. Potential shortcomings of the scientific registry of transplant recipients (SRTR center-specific kidney transplant outcomes reporting.  Am J Transplant. Vol. (Suppl) 4, no. 10 (Suppl). (January): e130.
  • Henry ML. 2010. Surgeons, Christmas Lights, and Cheerleaders.  Am J Transplant. Vol. 9, no. Suppl 2. (January): 548-549.
  • Singh N, Gunay Y, Samavedi S, Samir P, Von Visger J, Nori U, Pesavento T, Henry M, Elkhammas E. 2010. Recurrence of IgA nephropathy post kidney transplantation in steroid free vs. steroid dependent immunosuppression protocol.  Am J Transplant. Vol. (Suppl) 4, no. 10 (Suppl). (January): 519-520.
  • Rajab A, Gunay Y, Pelletier RP, Elkhammas EA, Bumgardner GL, Andreoni KA, Henry ML. 2010. The outcome of percutaneous nephrostomy drainage and ureteral stenting for treatment of urological complications after transplantation.  Am J Transplant. Vol. 4 (Suppl), no. 10 (Suppl). (January): e254.
  • Rajab A, Samavedi S, Pelletier RP, Henry ML. 2010. The impact of early Sirolimus use on the incidence of wound complications and lymphocele in renal transplantation.  Am J Transplant. Vol. (Suppl) 4, no. 10 (Suppl). (January): 515-516.
  • Pelletier RP, Henry ML. 2010. Higher C2 CSA levels within the first month after kidney transplantation correlates with better renal function and graft survivial at five years.  Am J Transplant. Vol. (Suppl) 4, no. 10 (Suppl). (January): e523.
  • Rajab A, Pelletier RP, Henry ML. 2010. A long term outcome of steroid free, calcineurin inhibitor free maintenance immunosuppression based on Rapamune/Myfortic in kidney transplantation: A prospective study.  Am J Transplant. Vol. (Suppl) 4, no. 10 (Suppl). (January): e508.
  • Henry ML (ed). 2008. Vascular Access for Hemodialysis X. Los Angeles: WL Gore and Associates Inc., Worzalla Publishing Company.
  • Rajab A, Pelletier RP, Henry ML, Elkhammas EA, Bumgardner GL, Ferguson RM. 2007. Steroid free maintenance immunosuppression with Rapamune and low dose.  Transplantation. Vol. Nov 5;84, no. 9. (January): 1131-7.
  • Ginny L. Bumgardner, Mitchell L. Henry. 2007. Pulsatile perfusion: a preservation: a preservation strategy to optimize the use and function of transplanted kidneys.  Curr Opin Organ Transplant. Vol. 12., no. January: 345-350..
  • Jordana L. Soule, Mitchell L. Henry. 2007. Non invasive methods to identify early vascular access dysfunction.  Semin Vasc Surg. Vol. 20, no. January: 164-166.
  • Pelletier, R, P; Soule, J; Henry, M, L; Rajab, A; Ferguson, R M. 2007. Clinical outcomes of renal transplant recipients treated with enteric-coated mycophenolic acid vs. mycophenolate mofetil as a switch agent using a primary steroid-free rapamune and microemulsion cyclosporine protocol.  Clin Transplant. Vol. 21, no. 4. (January): 532-5.
  • Jordana Soule, Mitchell L. Henry. 2007. The Use of Central Catheters for Hemodialysis. In End-stage Renal Disease – Vascular Access 2007. Edited by Suzanne Abbott. London: Touch Breifings Ltd..
  • Rajab, Amer; Pelletier, Ronald, P; Henry, Mitchell, L; Ferguson, Ronald M. 2006. Excellent clinical outcomes in primary kidney transplant recipients treated with steroid-free maintenance immunosuppression.  Clin transplant. Vol. 20, no. 5. (January): 537-46.
  • Pelletier RP, Nadasdy T, Nadasdy G, Satoskar A, Tewari AK, Cotrill J, Henry ML, Rajab A., Ferguson RM. 2006. Acute renal failure following kidney transplantation associated with myoglobinuria in patients treated with rapamycin.  Transplantation. Vol. 82, no. January: 645-650.
  • Henry, Mitchell L. 2006. Routine surveillance in vascular access for hemodialysis.  EurJ Vasc Endovasc Surg. Vol. 32, no. 5. (January): 545-8.
  • Henry ML. 2006. Organ Preservation. In A clinicians guide to donation and transplantation.
  • Henry ML, Pelletier RP. 2005. Renal allograft preservation. In Medical Management of Kidney Transplantation. Edited by Wier MR. Baltimore, MD: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  • Rajab, Amer; Pelletier, Ronald, P; Henry, Mitchell, L; Elkhammas, Elmahdi, A; Bumgardner, Ginny, L; Davies, Elizabeth, A; Orosz, Charles, G; Ferguson, Ronald M. 2005. Evolution of immunosuppression in kidney transplantation: the Ohio State University experience.  Clin transpl. Vol. 1, no. January: 111-7.
  • Rajab, Amer; Mahoney, John, E; Henry, Mitchell, L; Elkhammas, Elmahdi, A; Bumgardner, Ginny, L; Ferguson, Ronald, M; Pelletier, Ronald P. 2005. Hand-assisted laparoscopic versus open nephrectomies in living donors.  Can J Surg. Vol. 48, no. 2. (January): 123-30.
  • Nyberg, SL, Baskin-Bey ES, Kremers W, Prieto M, Henry ML, Stegall MD. 2005. Improving the prediction of donor kidney quality: deceased donor score and resistive indices.  Transplantation. Vol. 80, no. 7. (January): 925-929.
  • Henry ML (Ed). 2005. Vascular Access for Hemodialysis IX. Los Angeles: WL Gore and Associates Inc., and Bonus Books, Inc.
  • Elkhammas, Elmahdi, A; Henry, Mitchell, L; Ferguson, Ronald, M; Bumgardner, Ginny, L; Pelletier, Ronald, P; Rajab, Amer; Davies, Elizabeth A. 2004. Simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation: overview of the ohio state experience.  Yonsei Med J. Vol. 45, no. 6. (January): 1095-100.
  • Rajab A, Hooman K, Pelletier RP, Henry ML, Adin B, Elkhammas EA, Bumgardner GL, Ferguson RM. 2004. Magnetic resonance angiography for preoperative evaluation of potential kidney donors.  J Surg Res. Vol. 120, no. January: 195-200.
  • Molmenti, Ernesto, P; Klein, Andrew, S; Henry, Mitchell L. 2004. Procurement of liver and pancreas allografts in donors with replaced/accessory right hepatic arteries.  Transplantation. Vol. 78, no. 5. (January): 770-1.
  • Akin, Emin Baris; Vitellas, Kenneth, M; Rajab, Amer; Pelletier, Ronald, P; Davies, Elizabeth, A; Bumgardner, Ginny, L; Henry, Mitchell, L; Ferguson, Ronald, M; Elkhammas, Elmahdi A. 2004. Magnetic resonance cholangiography with mangafodipir trisodium (Teslascan) to evaluate bile duct leaks after T-tube removal in liver transplantation.  J Comput Assist Tomogr. Vol. 28, no. 5. (January): 613-6.
  • Henry ML. 2002. Vascular Access for Hemodialysis VIII. Chicago: WL Gore and Associates and Precept Press Inc..
  • Henry ML. 2001. Vascular Access for Hemodialysis VII. Chicago: WL Gore & Associates & Precept Press Inc.
  • Henry ML. 1999. Vascular Access for Hemodialysis VI. Chicago: WL Gore & Associates & Precept Press Inc.
  • Henry ML, Ferguson RM (Eds). 1997. Vascular Access for Hemodialysis V. Chicago: WL Gore & Associates & Precept Press Inc.
  • Henry ML, Ferguson RM (Eds). 1995. Vascular Access for Hemodialysis IV. Chicago: WL Gore & Associates & Precept Press Inc..
  • Henry ML, Ferguson RM (Eds). 1993. Vascular Access for Hemodialysis III. Chicago: WL Gore & Associates & Precept Press, Inc.
  • ML Henry (ed). 1991. Vascular Access for Hemodialysis II. Chicago: WL Gore & Associates & Precept Press, Inc..
  • Sommer BG, Henry ML (Eds). 1989. Vascular Access for Hemodialysis. Chicago: Pluribus Press, Inc..
  • Ferguson RM, Henry ML, Sommer BG, Sachs L, Orosz CG. 1987. A single center experience with cyclosporine in renal trnasplantation: Oho State University 1983 to 1987. In Clinical Transplants 1987. Edited by Terasaki PI. Los Angeles, CA: UCLA Tissue Typing Laboratory.
  • Bumgardner GL, Henry ML. Pulsatile perfusion: a preservation strategy to optimize the use and function of transplanted kidneys. Current Opinion in Organ Transplantation 12: 345-350, 2007.
  • Pelletier RP, Soule J, Henry ML, Rajab A, Ferguson RM. Clinical outcomes of renal transplant recipients treated with enteric-coated mycophenolic acid vs. mycophenolate mofetil as a switch agent using a primary steroid-free rapamune and microemulsion cyclosporine protocol. Clinical Transplantation 21(4): 532-5, 2007.
  • Rajab A, Pelletier RP, Ferguson RM, Elkhammas EA, Bumgardner GL, Henry ML. Steroid-free maintenance immunosuppression with rapamune and low-dose neoral in pancreas transplant recipients. Transplantation 84(9): 1131-7, 2007.
  • Soule JL, Henry ML. Noninvasive methods to identify early vascular access dysfunction. Seminars in Vascular Surgery 20(3): 164-6, 2007.

Awards, Honors and Organizations

  • Listed, America's Top Surgeons, Guide to America's Top Surgeons
  • Listed, Best Doctors in America
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