Toyooki Sonoda, M.D.

Colon and Rectal Surgery


 Rivadeneira, DE, Verdeja JC, Sonoda T. Improved access and visibility during stapling of the ultra-low rectum: a comparative human cadaver study between two curved staplers. Ann Surg Innov Res. 2012; 13: 6-11.

Trencheva K, Morrissey KP, Wells M, Mancuso CA, Lee SW, Sonoda T, Michelassi F, Charlson ME, Milsom JW. Identifying important predictors for anastomotic leak after colon and rectal resection: prospective study on 616 patients. Ann Surg 2013; 257: 108-13.

Milsom J, Trencheva K, Monette S, Pavoor R, Shukla P, Ma J, Sonoda T. Evaluation and safety, efficacy, and versatility of a new surgical energy device (THUNDERBEAT) in comparison with Harmonic ACE, LigaSure V, and EnSeal devides in a porcine model. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2012; 22: 378-86.

Jain S, Munjal S, Yantiss RK, Sonoda T, Fahey TJ, Ruggiero JT, Anand A, Gersten A, Goldsmith SJ, Ocean AJ. Isolated splenic metastasis from rectal carcinoma: a rare occurrence. Case Rep Oncol 2011; 4: 499-504.

Buitrago D, Trencheva K, Zarnegar R, Finnerty B, Aldailami H, Lee SW, Sonoda T, Milsom JW, Fahey TJ III. The impact of incidental identification on the stage and presentation of lower gastrointestinal carcinoids. J Am Coll Surg 2011; 213: 652-6.

Sonoda T, Verdeja JC, Rivadeneira DE. Stapler access and visibility in the deep pelvis: A comparative human cadaver study between a computerized right angle linear cutter versus a curved cutting stapler. Ann Surg Innov Res 2011; 5: 7.

 Ho VP, Stein SL, Trencheva K, Barie PS, Milsom JW, Lee SW, Sonoda T. Differing risk factors for incisional and organ/space surgical site infections following abdominal colorectal surgery. Dis Colon Rectum 2011; 54: 818-25.

Ho VP, Barie PS, Stein SL, Trencheva K, Milsom JW, Lee SW, Sonoda T. Antibiotic regimen and the timing of prophylaxis are important for reducing surgical site infection after elective abdominal colorectal surgery. Surg Infect 2011; 12: 255-60.

Milsom J, Trencheva K, Pavoor R, Dirocco J, Shukla PJ, Kawamura J, Sonoda T. Endoscopic fixation of the rectum for rectal prolapse: a feasibility and survival experimental study. Surg Endosc 2011; 25: 3691-7.

Trencheva K, Dhar P, Sonoda T, Lee S, Samuels J, Stein B, Milsom J. Physiologic effects of simultaneous carbon dioxide insufflation by laparoscopy and colonoscopy: prospective evaluation. Surg Endosc 2011; 25: 3279-85.

Yan J, Trencheva K, Lee SW, Sonoda T, Shukla PJ, Milsom J. Treatment of right colon polyps not removable by standard colonoscopy: combined laparoscopic-colonoscopic approach. Dis Colon Rectum 2011; 54: 753-8.

Delaney CP, Marcello PW, Sonoda T, Wise P, Bauer J, Techner L. Gastrointestinal recovery after laparoscopic colectomy: results of a prospective, multicenter, observational study. Surg Endosc 2010; 24: 653-61.

Milsom JW, de Oliveira O Jr, Trencheva KI, Pandey S, Lee S, Sonoda T. Long-term outcomes of patients undergoing curative laparoscopic surgery for low and mid rectal cancer. Dis Colon Rectum 2009; 52: 1215-22.

Nash GM, Bleier J, Milsom JW, Trencheva K, Sonoda T, Lee SW. Minimally invasive surgery is safe and effective for urgent and emergent colectomy. Colorectal Dis 2010; 12: 480-4.

Sonoda T, Pandy S, Trecheva K, Lee SW, Milsom JW. Long-term complications of laparoscopic and hand-assisted surgery for diseases of the colon and rectum. J Am Coll Surg 2009; 208: 62-6.

Offidile AC, Lee SW, Yoo J, Whelan RL, Moradi D, Baxter R, Arnell T, Nasar A, Sonoda T, Milsom JW, Feingold DL. Does prior abdominal surgery influence conversion rates and outcomes of laparoscopic right colectomy in patients with neoplasia? Dis Colon Rectum 2008; 51: 1669-74.

Marcello PW, Fleshman JW, Milsom JW, Read TE, Arnell TD, Birnbaum EH, Feingold DL, Lee SW, Mutch MG, Sonoda T, Yan Y, Whelan RL. Hand-assisted laparoscopic vs. laparoscopic colorectal surgery: a multicenter, prospective, randomized trial. Dis Colon Rectum 2008; 52: 818-26.

Maltz C, Sonoda T, Yantiss RK. Endometriosis causing ileal intussusseption. Gastrointest Endosc 2008; 67: 352-3.

Bleier JI, Moon V, Feingold D, Whelan RL, Arnell T, Sonoda T, Milsom JW, Lee SW. Initial repair of iatrogenic colon perforation using laparoscopic methods. Surg Endosc 2008; 22: 646-9.

Lee SW, Sonoda T, Milsom JW. Expediting of laparoscopic rectal dissection using a hand-access device. Dis Colon Rectum 2007; 50: 927-9.

Sonoda T, Lee S, Whelan RL, Le D, Foglia C, Venturero M, Hunt D, Nakajima K, Milsom JW. Robotically assisted small intestinal strictureplasty in dogs – A survival study involving 16 Heineke-Mikilucz strictureplasties. Surg Endosc 2007; 21: 2220-3.

Lee SW, Yoo J, Dujovny N, Sonoda T, Milsom JW. Laparoscopic vs. hand-assisted laparoscopic sigmoidectomy for diverticulitis. Dis Colon Rectum 2006; 49: 464-9.

Nakajima K, Lee SW, Sonoda T, Milsom JW. Intraoperative carbon dioxide colonoscopy: a safe insufflation alternative for locating colonic lesions during laparoscopic surgery. Surg Endosc 2005; 19: 321-5.

Lee SW, Sonoda T, Milsom JW. Three cases of adenocarcinoma following restorative proctocolectomy with hand-sewn anastomosis for ulcerative colitis: a review of reported cases in the literature. Colorectal Dis. 2005; 7: 591-7.

Nomura, Shinohara H, Mabuchi, Lee SW, Sonoda T, Tanigawa N. Postoperative evaluation of the jejunal pouch reconstruction following proximal and distal gastrectomy for cancer. Hepatogastroenterology 2004; 51: 1561-6.

Nakajima K, Lee SW, Cocilovo C, Foglia C, Sonoda T, Milsom JW. Laparoscopic total colectomy: Hand-assisted vs. standard technique. Surg Endosc 2004; 18: 582-6.

Nakajima K, Lee SW, Cocilovo C, Foglia C, Kim, Sonoda T, Milsom JW. Hand-assisted laparoscopic colorectal surgery using GelPort. Surg Endosc 2004; 18: 102-5.

Sonoda T, Hull T, Piedmonte MR, Fazio VW. The Outcomes of primary repair of anorectal and rectovaginal Fistulas using the endorectal advancement flap. Dis Colon Rectum 2002; 45: 1622-8.

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