Jorge Valdemar Obando, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Campus mail 0334 Hospital South, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 684-3787
Email address jorge.obando@duke.edu

Endoscopy research- new endoscopic tools and techniques
GI cancers, particularly biliary and pancreas cancers

Education and Training

  • Gastroenterology Fellow, Medicine, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, 1997 - 2000
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, 1994 - 1997
  • Intern, Medicine, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, 1993 - 1994
  • M.D., Cayetano Heredia School of Medicine (Peru), 1993

Publications

Obando, JV. "Endoscopic ultrasound: common challenging scenarios." Gastroenterology & hepatology 9, no. 12 (December 2013): 819-821.

PMID
24772048
Scholars@Duke

Shah, TU, Liddle, R, Branch, MS, Jowell, P, Obando, J, and Poleski, M. "Pilot study of aprepitant for prevention of post-ERCP pancreatitis in high risk patients: a phase II randomized, double-blind placebo controlled trial." JOP 13, no. 5 (September 2012): 514-518.

PMID
22964958
Scholars@Duke

Tempero, MA, Arnoletti, JP, Behrman, SW, Ben-Josef, E, Benson, AB, Casper, ES, Cohen, SJ, Czito, B, Ellenhorn, JD, Hawkins, WG, Herman, J, Hoffman, JP, Ko, A, Komanduri, S, Koong, A, Ma, WW, Malafa, MP, Merchant, NB, Mulvihill, SJ, Muscarella, P, Nakakura, EK, Obando, J, Pitman, MB, Sasson, AR, Tally, A, Thayer, SP, Whiting, S, Wolff, RA, Wolpin, BM, Freedman-Cass, DA, Shead, DA, and National Comprehensive Cancer Networks, . "Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma, version 2.2012: featured updates to the NCCN Guidelines." J Natl Compr Canc Netw 10, no. 6 (June 1, 2012): 703-713.

PMID
22679115
Scholars@Duke

Swartz, DK, and Obando, J. "Endoscopic management of peri-pancreatic collections." Gastroenterology Research and Practice (2012).

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Hutchinson, CB, Canlas, K, Evans, JA, Obando, JV, and Waugh, M. "Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration biopsy of the intrapancreatic accessory spleen: a report of 2 cases." Acta Cytol 54, no. 3 (May 2010): 337-340.

PMID
20518423
Scholars@Duke

Obando, J, Merkle, E, and Bean, SM. "A retroperitoneal bronchogenic cyst." Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7, no. 8 (August 2009): A24-Ae1.

PMID
19095083
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Brown, WJ, Pyhtila, JW, Terry, NG, Chalut, KJ, D'Amico, TA, Sporn, TA, Obando, JV, and Wax, A. "Review and recent development of angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry for detection of precancerous cells in human esophageal epithelium." IEEE Journal on Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics 14, no. 1 (2008): 88-96.

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Pyrtle, J, and Obando, J. "Endoscopic Management of the Difficult Benign Esophageal Stricture." Techniques in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 9, no. 2 (2007): 74-83.

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Gerke, H, Byrne, MF, Stiffler, HL, Obando, JV, Mitchell, RM, Jowell, PS, Branch, MS, and Baillie, J. "Outcome of endoscopic minor papillotomy in patients with symptomatic pancreas divisum." JOP 5, no. 3 (May 2004): 122-131. (Review)

PMID
15138333
Scholars@Duke

Bonkovsky, HL, Troy, N, McNeal, K, Banner, BF, Sharma, A, Obando, J, Mehta, S, Koff, RS, Liu, Q, and Hsieh, CC. "Iron and HFE or TfR1 mutations as comorbid factors for development and progression of chronic hepatitis C." Journal of Hepatology 37, no. 6 (2002): 848-854.

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