Maria F. Bates, MD

Assistant Professor

  • Division of Endocrine Surgery, General Surgery at Dartmouth-Hitchcock School of Medicine, Hanover, New Hampshire


  • MD, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary, 2010
  • General Surgery Residency, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, 2016
  • Endocrine Surgery Fellowship, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2018

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Maria Bates is a fellowship trained endocrine surgeon.

Recent Publications

  • Survival in patients with medullary thyroid cancer after less than the recommended initial operation.
    Randle RW, Bates MF, Schneider DF, Sippel RS, Pitt SC
    J Surg Oncol 2018 May; 117(6): 1211-1216
    [PubMed ID: 29266278]

  • Back so soon? Is early recurrence of papillary thyroid cancer really just persistent disease?
    Bates MF, Lamas MR, Randle RW, Long KL, Pitt SC, Schneider DF, Sippel RS
    Surgery 2018 Jan; 163(1): 118-123
    [PubMed ID: 29128176]

  • Impact of potassium iodide on thyroidectomy for Graves' disease: Implications for safety and operative difficulty.
    Randle RW, Bates MF, Long KL, Pitt SC, Schneider DF, Sippel RS
    Surgery 2018 Jan; 163(1): 68-72
    [PubMed ID: 29108701]

  • Effects of Implementation of Lung Cancer Screening at One Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
    Okereke IC, Bates MF, Jankowich MD, Rounds SI, Kimble BA, Baptiste JV, Ng TT, Nici LL
    Chest 2016 Nov; 150(5): 1023-1029
    [PubMed ID: 27568228]

  • Use of white blood cell count and negative appendectomy rate.
    Bates MF, Khander A, Steigman SA, Tracy TF, Luks FI
    Pediatrics 2014 Jan; 133(1): e39-44
    [PubMed ID: 24379236]

All Publications on PubMed