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Kevin Grimes

Education/Credentials
  • MD: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • BS: University of Chicago

Board Certifications & Licenses
  • American Board of Surgery, 2013
  • State Medical Board of Ohio, 2015
  • Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery 2013
  • Fundamentals of Endoscopic Surgery 2017
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Bechara, Robert; Woo, Matthew; Hookey, Lawrence; Chung, Wiley; Grimes, Kevin; Ikeda, Haruo; Onimaru, Manabu; Sumi, Kazuya; Nakamura, Jun; Hata, Yoshitaka; Maruyama, Shota; Gomi, Kuniyo; Shimamura, Yuto; Inoue, Haruhiro 2019. Peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) for complex achalasia and the POEM difficulty score. Digestive endoscopy : official journal of the Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society, 31 2, 148-155

Grimes, Kevin L; Scott, Charleen; McHenry, Christopher R 2018. Cost variation and opportunities for cost reduction for laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Surgery, 163 3, 617-621

Lam, Jenny; Grimes, Kevin; Mohsin, Adnan; Tsuda, Shawn 2017. Troubleshooting common endoscopic malfunctions: a study integrating a preoperative checklist and troubleshooting guide into surgical resident training. Surgical endoscopy, 31 11, 4597-4602

Tanaka, Shinwa; Toyonaga, Takashi; Morita, Yoshinori; Ishida, Tsukasa; Hoshi, Namiko; Grimes, Kevin L; Ohara, Yoshiko; Yoshizaki, Tetsuya; Kawara, Fumiaki; Umegaki, Eiji; Azuma, Takeshi 2017. Efficacy of a new hemostatic forceps during gastric endoscopic submucosal dissection: A prospective randomized controlled trial. Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology, 32 4, 846-851

Grimes, Kevin L; Inoue, Haruhiro 2016. Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy for Achalasia: A Detailed Description of the Technique and Review of the Literature. Thoracic surgery clinics, 26 2, 147-62

Grimes, Kevin L; Inoue, Haruhiro; Onimaru, Manabu; Ikeda, Haruo; Tansawet, Amarit; Bechara, Robert; Tanaka, Shinwa 2016. Double-scope per oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM): a prospective randomized controlled trial. Surgical endoscopy, 30 4, 1344-51

Bittner, R; Montgomery, M A; Arregui, E; Bansal, V; Bingener, J; Bisgaard, T; Buhck, H; Dudai, M; Ferzli, G S; Fitzgibbons, R J; Fortelny, R H; Grimes, K L; Klinge, U; Köckerling, F; Koeckerling, F; Kumar, S; Kukleta, J; Lomanto, D; Misra, M C; Morales-Conde, S; Reinpold, W; Rosenberg, J; Singh, K; Timoney, M; Weyhe, D; Chowbey, P 2015. Update of guidelines on laparoscopic (TAPP) and endoscopic (TEP) treatment of inguinal hernia (International Endohernia Society). Surgical endoscopy, 29 2, 289-321

Bittner, R; Montgomery, M A; Arregui, E; Bansal, V; Bingener, J; Bisgaard, T; Buhck, H; Dudai, M; Ferzli, G S; Fitzgibbons, R J; Fortelny, R H; Grimes, K L; Klinge, U; Köckerling, F; Kumar, S; Kukleta, J; Lomanto, D; Misra, M C; Morales-Conde, S; Reinpold, W; Rosenberg, J; Singh, K; Timoney, M; Weyhe, D; Chowbey, P 2015. Erratum to: Update of guidelines on laparoscopic (TAPP) and endoscopic (TEP) treatment of inguinal hernia (International Endohernia Society). Surgical endoscopy, 29 6, 1655-6

Deguchi, Yoshio; Mitamura, Keitaro; Omotaka, Shunsuke; Eguchi, Jun-ichi; Sakuma, Dai; Sato, Masashi; Nomura, Norihiro; Ito, Takayoshi; Grimes, Kevin Lawrence; Inoue, Haruhiro 2015. Single-incision cholecystectomy in a patient with situs inversus totalis presenting with cholelithiasis: A case report. Asian journal of endoscopic surgery, 8 3, 347-9

Grimes, Kevin L; Maciel, Victor H; Mata, Wilmer; Arevalo, Gabriel; Singh, Kirpal; Arregui, Maurice E 2015. Complications of laparoscopic transgastric ERCP in patients with Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Surgical endoscopy, 29 7, 1753-9

Inoue, Haruhiro; Sato, Hiroki; Ikeda, Haruo; Onimaru, Manabu; Sato, Chiaki; Minami, Hitomi; Yokomichi, Hiroshi; Kobayashi, Yasutoshi; Grimes, Kevin L; Kudo, Shin-ei 2015. Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy: A Series of 500 Patients. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 221 2, 256-64

Onimaru, Manabu; Inoue, Haruhiro; Ikeda, Haruo; Sato, Chiaki; Sato, Hiroki; Phalanusitthepha, Chainarong; Santi, Esperanza Grace; Grimes, Kevin L; Ito, Hiroaki; Kudo, Shin-ei 2015. Greater curvature myotomy is a safe and effective modified technique in per-oral endoscopic myotomy (with videos). Gastrointestinal endoscopy, 81 6, 1370-7

Phalanusitthepha, Chainarong; Grimes, Kevin L; Ikeda, Haruo; Sato, Hiroki; Sato, Chiaki; Hokierti, Chananya; Inoue, Haruhiro 2015. Endoscopic features of early-stage signet-ring-cell carcinoma of the stomach. World journal of gastrointestinal endoscopy, 7 7, 741-6

Lipman, Jeremy M; Claridge, Jeffrey A; Haridas, Manjunath; Martin, Matthew D; Yao, David C; Grimes, Kevin L; Malangoni, Mark A 2007. Preoperative findings predict conversion from laparoscopic to open cholecystectomy. Surgery, 142 4, 556-63; discussion 5