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Anne O. Lidor, MD, MPH

Contact Dr. Lidor

E-mail:
lidor@surgery.wisc.edu

Phone:
(608) 263-1036

Mail:
600 Highland Ave
K4/744
Madison, WI 53792-7375

Anne O. Lidor, MD, MPH

Professor and Chief, Division of Minimally Invasive, Foregut and Bariatric Surgery
Vice Chair of Education, Divisions of General Surgery

Education

  • MD, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, 1996
  • General Surgery Residency, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, 1999
  • Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, 2004
  • MPH, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, 2007

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Lidor is fellowship trained in Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery and is board certified in General Surgery. She is a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Society for University Surgeons, Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract and American College of Surgeons. She specializes in minimally invasive techniques for surgery of the stomach and esophagus as well as bariatric surgery. In addition, she uses minimally invasive techniques for benign and malignant disorders of the stomach and esophagus. She has particular interest in complex and revisional foregut disease.

Dr. Lidor provides a wide range of services including Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder Removal), Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band, Laparoscopic and Robotic Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic and Robotic Heller Myotomy, Laparoscopic and Robotic Nissen Fundoplication, Laparoscopic Revisional Bariatric Surgery, Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, Laparoscopic Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic Wedge Resection for GIST, LINX Reflux Management System for GERD, Open and Laparoscopic Hernia Repair, Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication (TIF) , and Ventral / Abdominal Hernia Repair.

Research Interests

Dr. Lidor’s principal research interest focuses on outcomes related to minimally invasive surgical techniques, surgical education and bariatric surgery.

Recent Publications
  • The Optimal Approach to Symptomatic Paraesophageal Hernia Repair: Important Technical Considerations.
    Zaman JA, Lidor AO
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 2016 Oct; 18(10):53.
    [PubMed ID: 27595155]
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  • Influence of Specialty Training and Trainee Involvement on Perioperative Outcomes of Esophagectomy.
    Khoushhal Z, Canner J, Schneider E, Stem M, Haut E, Mungo B, Lidor A, Molena D
    Ann. Thorac. Surg. 2016 Aug 25.
    [PubMed ID: 27570158]
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  • Esophageal Cancer Treatment Is Underutilized Among Elderly Patients in the USA.
    Molena D, Stem M, Blackford AL, Lidor AO
    J. Gastrointest. Surg. 2016 Aug 15.
    [PubMed ID: 27527093]
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  • Incidence, reasons, and risk factors for readmission after surgery for benign distal esophageal disease.
    Poupore AK, Stem M, Molena D, Lidor AO
    Surgery 2016 Sep; 160(3):599-606.
    [PubMed ID: 27365228]
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  • Post-discharge complications after esophagectomy account for high readmission rates.
    Chen SY, Molena D, Stem M, Mungo B, Lidor AO
    World J. Gastroenterol. 2016 Jun 14; 22(22):5246-53.
    [PubMed ID: 27298567, PMC ID: 4893471]
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  • Early hospital readmission after bariatric surgery.
    Aman MW, Stem M, Schweitzer MA, Magnuson TH, Lidor AO
    Surg Endosc 2016 Jun; 30(6):2231-8.
    [PubMed ID: 26482158]
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  • Lysyl Oxidase as a Serum Biomarker of Liver Fibrosis in Patients with Severe Obesity and Obstructive Sleep Apnea.
    Mesarwi OA, Shin MK, Drager LF, Bevans-Fonti S, Jun JC, Putcha N, Torbenson MS, Pedrosa RP, Lorenzi-Filho G, Steele KE, Schweitzer MA, Magnuson TH, Lidor AO, Schwartz AR, Polotsky VY
    Sleep 2015; 38(10):1583-91.
    [PubMed ID: 26085300, PMC ID: 4576332]
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  • Hospitalization for esophageal achalasia in the United States.
    Molena D, Mungo B, Stem M, Lidor AO
    World J Gastrointest Endosc 2015 Sep 25; 7(13):1096-102.
    [PubMed ID: 26421106, PMC ID: 4580951]
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  • Does Quality of Care Matter? A Study of Adherence to National Comprehensive Cancer Network Guidelines for Patients with Locally Advanced Esophageal Cancer.
    Molena D, Mungo B, Stem M, Poupore AK, Chen SY, Lidor AO
    J. Gastrointest. Surg. 2015 Oct; 19(10):1739-47.
    [PubMed ID: 26245634]
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  • Early experience and lessons learned in a new minimally invasive esophagectomy program.
    Mungo B, Lidor AO, Stem M, Molena D
    Surg Endosc 2016 Apr; 30(4):1692-8.
    [PubMed ID: 26123339]
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