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Bryan Sandler

Title(s)Associate Clinical Professor, Surgery
SchoolHealth Sciences
Phone858-657-8860
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    Dr. Bryan Sandler is fellowship trained in minimally invasive and robotic surgery, and is also active in the rapidly advancing field of natural orifice surgery. He treats patients who require general surgery for disorders of the foregut, esophagus, gastric or biliary system and small intestine. He also performs surgery of the hindgut for colon and rectal disorders.

    Dr. Sandler has additional specialized training in advanced hernia operations as well as the surgical treatment of obesity.

    Conditions and Treatments

  • Bariatric Surgery

  • Hernia

  • Minimally Invasive Surgery


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    1. Broderick RC, Smith CD, Cheverie JN, Omelanczuk P, Lee AM, Dominguez-Profeta R, Cubas R, Jacobsen GR, Sandler BJ, Fuchs KH, Horgan S. Magnetic sphincter augmentation: a viable rescue therapy for symptomatic reflux following bariatric surgery. Surg Endosc. 2019 Sep 04. PMID: 31485930.
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    2. Cheverie JN, Lam J, Neki K, Broderick RC, Lee AM, Matsuzaki T, Cubas R, Sandler BJ, Jacobsen GR, Fuchs KH, Horgan S. Paraesophageal hernia repair: a curative consideration for chronic anemia? Surg Endosc. 2019 Jul 25. PMID: 31346751.
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    3. Lam J, Suzuki T, Bernstein D, Zhao B, Maeda C, Pham T, Sandler BJ, Jacobsen GR, Cheverie JN, Horgan S. An ERAS protocol for bariatric surgery: is it safe to discharge on post-operative day 1? Surg Endosc. 2019 Feb; 33(2):580-586. PMID: 30120584.
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    4. Sandler BJ, Biertho L, Anvari M, Rumbaut R, Morales-Garza LA, Torres-Barrera G, Marceau S, Hong D, Smith CD, Horgan S. Totally endoscopic implant to effect a gastric bypass: 12-month safety and efficacy outcomes. Surg Endosc. 2018 Nov; 32(11):4436-4442. PMID: 29679149.
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    5. Liu S, Jacobsen GR, Sandler BJ, Savides TJ, Fehmi S, Fuchs H, Luo RB, Delong JC, Coker AM, Houghton C, Horgan S. Preventing Rescue Surgeries by Endoscopic Clipping: A Valuable Resource in the Surgeon's Toolbox. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2018 Apr; 28(4):439-444. PMID: 29432050.
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    6. Luo RB, Suzuki T, Hooker JC, Covarrubias Y, Schlein A, Liu S, Schwimmer JB, Reeder SB, Funk LM, Greenberg JA, Campos GM, Sandler BJ, Horgan S, Sirlin CB, Jacobsen GR. How bariatric surgery affects liver volume and fat density in NAFLD patients. Surg Endosc. 2018 Apr; 32(4):1675-1682. PMID: 29218660.
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    7. Roth JS, Anthone GJ, Selzer DJ, Poulose BK, Bittner JG, Hope WW, Dunn RM, Martindale RG, Goldblatt MI, Earle DB, Romanelli JR, Mancini GJ, Greenberg JA, Linn JG, Parra-Davila E, Sandler BJ, Deeken CR, Voeller GR. Prospective evaluation of poly-4-hydroxybutyrate mesh in CDC class I/high-risk ventral and incisional hernia repair: 18-month follow-up. Surg Endosc. 2018 Apr; 32(4):1929-1936. PMID: 29063307.
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    8. Liu S, Hemming D, Luo RB, Reynolds J, Delong JC, Sandler BJ, Jacobsen GR, Horgan S. Solving the surgeon ergonomic crisis with surgical exosuit. Surg Endosc. 2018 Jan; 32(1):236-244. PMID: 28643066.
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    9. Sandler BJ, Sherwinter D, Panait L, Parent R, Schwartz J, Renton D. SAGES Technology and Value Assessment Committee safety and effectiveness analysis on immunofluorescence in the operating room for biliary visualization and perfusion assessment. Surg Endosc. 2017 10; 31(10):3801-3810. PMID: 28643060.
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    10. Katagiri T, Otsuka Y, Horgan S, Sandler BJ, Jacobsen GR, Coker AM, Tsuchiya M, Maeda T, Kaneko H. Feasibility and Technique for Transvaginal Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery Liver Resection: A Porcine Model. Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2017 Feb; 27(1):e6-e11. PMID: 28030435.
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    11. Luo RB, Liu S, DeLong JC, Jacobsen GR, Sandler BJ, Horgan S. Laparoscopic Gastropleural Fistula Repair: A Minimally Invasive Solution for a Complex Problem. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2017 Apr; 27(4):416-419. PMID: 28080207.
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    12. Fuchs HF, Harnsberger CR, Broderick RC, Chang DC, Sandler BJ, Jacobsen GR, Bouvet M, Horgan S. Simple preoperative risk scale accurately predicts perioperative mortality following esophagectomy for malignancy. Dis Esophagus. 2017 01 01; 30(1):1-6. PMID: 26727414.
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    13. Luo RB, Montalvo D, Suzuki T, Sandler BJ, Jacobsen GR, Horgan S. Complications of robotic foregut surgery: risks and advantages. Minerva Chir. 2017 Feb; 72(1):44-60. PMID: 27787481.
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    14. Fuchs HF, Harnsberger CR, Broderick RC, Chang DC, Sandler BJ, Jacobsen GR, Bouvet M, Horgan S. Mortality after esophagectomy is heavily impacted by center volume: retrospective analysis of the Nationwide Inpatient Sample. Surg Endosc. 2017 06; 31(6):2491-2497. PMID: 27660245.
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    15. DeLong JC, Kelly KJ, Jacobsen GR, Sandler BJ, Horgan S, Bouvet M. The benefits and limitations of robotic assisted transhiatal esophagectomy for esophageal cancer. J Vis Surg. 2016; 2:156. PMID: 29078542.
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    16. Fuchs HF, Broderick RC, Harnsberger CR, Divo FA, Coker AM, Jacobsen GR, Sandler BJ, Bouvet M, Horgan S. Intraoperative Endoscopic Botox Injection During Total Esophagectomy Prevents the Need for Pyloromyotomy or Dilatation. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2016 Jun; 26(6):433-8. PMID: 27043862.
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    17. Gallo AS, DuCoin CG, Berducci MA, Nino DF, Almadani M, Sandler BJ, Horgan S, Jacobsen GR. Endoscopic revision of gastric bypass: Holy Grail or Epic fail? Surg Endosc. 2016 09; 30(9):3922-7. PMID: 26675939.
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    18. McLemore EC, Harnsberger CR, Broderick RC, Leland H, Sylla P, Coker AM, Fuchs HF, Jacobsen GR, Sandler B, Attaluri V, Tsay AT, Wexner SD, Talamini MA, Horgan S. Transanal total mesorectal excision (taTME) for rectal cancer: a training pathway. Surg Endosc. 2016 09; 30(9):4130-5. PMID: 26659246.
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    19. Broderick RC, Fuchs HF, Harnsberger CR, Chang DC, Sandler BJ, Jacobsen GR, Horgan S. Increasing the Value of Healthcare: Improving Mortality While Reducing Cost in Bariatric Surgery. Obes Surg. 2015 Dec; 25(12):2231-8. PMID: 25986426.
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    20. Tsuda S, Oleynikov D, Gould J, Azagury D, Sandler B, Hutter M, Ross S, Haas E, Brody F, Satava R. SAGES TAVAC safety and effectiveness analysis: da Vinci ® Surgical System (Intuitive Surgical, Sunnyvale, CA). Surg Endosc. 2015 Oct; 29(10):2873-84. PMID: 26205559.
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    21. Berducci M, Fuchs HF, Omelanczuk P, Broderick RC, Harnsberger CR, Langert J, Nefa J, Jaureguiberry P, Gomez P, Miranda L, Jacobsen GR, Sandler BJ, Horgan S. Phase II clinical experience and long-term follow-up using the next-generation single-incision platform FMX314. Surg Endosc. 2016 Mar; 30(3):953-60. PMID: 26123331.
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    22. Weiss A, Sandler B. Lower extremity necrotizing fasciitis: A unique initial presentation of Crohn's disease. Ann Med Surg (Lond). 2015 Sep; 4(3):215-6. PMID: 26155362.
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    23. Zelones J, Kiyama L, Sandler BJ, Kane CJ. Sigmoid perforation due to toothpick ingestion leading to hydronephrosis and urosepsis. Am Surg. 2015 May; 81(5):E232-3. PMID: 25975321.
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    24. Weiss AC, Parina R, Horgan S, Talamini M, Chang DC, Sandler B. Quality and safety in obesity surgery-15 years of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass outcomes from a longitudinal database. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2016 Jan; 12(1):33-40. PMID: 26164113.
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    25. Fuchs HF, Laughter V, Harnsberger CR, Broderick RC, Berducci M, DuCoin C, Langert J, Sandler BJ, Jacobsen GR, Perry W, Horgan S. Patients with psychiatric comorbidity can safely undergo bariatric surgery with equivalent success. Surg Endosc. 2016 Jan; 30(1):251-8. PMID: 25847138.
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    26. Zhou T, Harnsberger C, Broderick R, Fuchs H, Talamini M, Jacobsen G, Horgan S, Chang D, Sandler B. Erratum to: Reoperation rates after laparoscopic fundoplication. Surg Endosc. 2015 Mar; 29(3):515. PMID: 25575904.
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    27. Fuchs HF, Broderick RC, Harnsberger CR, Chang DC, Sandler BJ, Jacobsen GR, Horgan S. Benefits of bariatric surgery do not reach obese men. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2015 Mar; 25(3):196-201. PMID: 25654317.
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    28. Sandler BJ, Rumbaut R, Swain CP, Torres G, Morales L, Gonzales L, Schultz S, Talamini MA, Jacobsen GR, Horgan S. One-year human experience with a novel endoluminal, endoscopic gastric bypass sleeve for morbid obesity. Surg Endosc. 2015 Nov; 29(11):3298-303. PMID: 25631114.
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    29. Weiss AC, Inui T, Parina R, Coker AM, Jacobsen G, Horgan S, Talamini M, Chang DC, Sandler B. Concomitant cholecystectomy should be routinely performed with laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Surg Endosc. 2015 Nov; 29(11):3106-11. PMID: 25515986.
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    30. Broderick RC, Fuchs HF, Harnsberger CR, Sandler BJ, Jacobsen GR. Comparison of bariatric restrictive operations: laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and laparoscopic gastric greater curvature plication. Surg Technol Int. 2014 Nov; 25:82-9. PMID: 25433175.
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    31. Barajas-Gamboa JS, Acosta G, Savides TJ, Sicklick JK, Fehmi SM, Coker AM, Green S, Broderick R, Nino DF, Harnsberger CR, Berducci MA, Sandler BJ, Talamini MA, Jacobsen GR, Horgan S. Laparo-endoscopic transgastric resection of gastric submucosal tumors. Surg Endosc. 2015 Aug; 29(8):2149-57. PMID: 25303921; PMCID: PMC4951182.
    32. Gallo AS, Berducci MA, Nijhawan S, Nino DF, Broderick RC, Harnsberger CR, Lazar S, Echon C, Fuchs HF, Alvarez F, Sandler BJ, Jacobsen G, Horgan S. Alcohol metabolism is not affected by sleeve gastrectomy. Surg Endosc. 2015 May; 29(5):1088-93. PMID: 25159638.
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    33. Broderick RC, Omelanczuk P, Harnsberger CR, Fuchs HF, Berducci M, Nefa J, Nicolia J, Almadani M, Jacobsen GR, Sandler BJ, Horgan S. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy using a novel single-incision surgical platform through a standard 15 mm trocar: initial experience and technical details. Surg Endosc. 2015 May; 29(5):1250-6. PMID: 25149635.
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    34. Harnsberger CR, Broderick RC, Fuchs HF, Berducci M, Beck C, Gallo A, Jacobsen GR, Sandler BJ, Horgan S. Magnetic lower esophageal sphincter augmentation device removal. Surg Endosc. 2015 Apr; 29(4):984-6. PMID: 25119542.
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    35. Zhou T, Harnsberger C, Broderick R, Fuchs H, Talamini M, Jacobsen G, Horgan S, Chang D, Sandler B. Reoperation rates after laparoscopic fundoplication. Surg Endosc. 2015 Mar; 29(3):510-4. PMID: 24986015.
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    36. Coker AM, Barajas-Gamboa JS, Cheverie J, Jacobsen GR, Sandler BJ, Talamini MA, Bouvet M, Horgan S. Outcomes of robotic-assisted transhiatal esophagectomy for esophageal cancer after neoadjuvant chemoradiation. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2014 Feb; 24(2):89-94. PMID: 24401141.
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    37. Jacobsen GR, Barajas-Gamboa JS, Coker AM, Cheverie J, Macias CA, Sandler BJ, Talamini MA, Horgan S. Transvaginal organ extraction: potential for broad clinical application. Surg Endosc. 2014 Feb; 28(2):484-91. PMID: 24149847.
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    38. Shah A, Boettcher E, Fahmy M, Savides T, Horgan S, Jacobsen GR, Sandler BJ, Sedrak M, Kalmaz D. Screening pre-bariatric surgery patients for esophageal disease with esophageal capsule endoscopy. World J Gastroenterol. 2013 Oct 07; 19(37):6188-92. PMID: 24115815; PMCID: PMC3787348.
    39. Meireles OR, Horgan S, Jacobsen GR, Katagiri T, Mathew A, Sedrak M, Sandler BJ, Dotai T, Savides TJ, Majid SF, Nijhawan S, Talamini MA. Transesophageal endoscopic myotomy (TEEM) for the treatment of achalasia: the United States human experience. Surg Endosc. 2013 May; 27(5):1803-9. PMID: 23525881.
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    40. Horgan S, Meireles OR, Jacobsen GR, Sandler BJ, Ferreres A, Ramamoorthy S, Savides T, Katagiri T, Dotai T, Sedrak M, Majid SF, Nijhawan S, Talamini MA. Broad clinical utilization of NOTES: is it safe? Surg Endosc. 2013 Jun; 27(6):1872-80. PMID: 23479251.
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    41. Dotai T, Coker AM, Antozzi L, Acosta G, Michelotti M, Bildzukewicz N, Sandler BJ, Jacobsen GR, Talamini MA, Horgan S. Transgastric large-organ extraction: the initial human experience. Surg Endosc. 2013 Feb; 27(2):394-9. PMID: 22806531.
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    42. Nijhawan S, Barajas-Gamboa JS, Majid S, Jacobsen GR, Sedrak MF, Sandler BJ, Talamini MA, Horgan S. NOTES transvaginal hybrid cholecystectomy: the United States human experience. Surg Endosc. 2013 Feb; 27(2):514-7. PMID: 22806528.
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    43. Sandler BJ, Rumbaut R, Swain CP, Torres G, Morales L, Gonzales L, Schultz S, Talamini M, Horgan S. Human experience with an endoluminal, endoscopic, gastrojejunal bypass sleeve. Surg Endosc. 2011 Sep; 25(9):3028-33. PMID: 21487876.
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    44. Jiang Y, Sandler B, Bhargava V, Mittal RK. Antireflux action of Nissen fundoplication and stretch-sensitive mechanism of lower esophageal sphincter relaxation. Gastroenterology. 2011 Feb; 140(2):442-9. PMID: 20955702.
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    45. Horgan S, Mintz Y, Jacobsen GR, Sandler BJ, Cullen JP, Spivack A, Easter DW, Chock A, Savu MK, Ramamoorthy S, Bosia J, Agarwal S, Lukacz E, Whitcomb E, Savides T, Talamini MA. Video. Magnetic retraction for NOTES transvaginal cholecystectomy. Surg Endosc. 2010 Sep; 24(9):2322. PMID: 20177916.
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    46. Horgan S, Mintz Y, Jacobsen GR, Sandler BJ, Cullen JP, Spivack A, Easter DW, Chock A, Savu MK, Ramamoorthy S, Bosia J, Agarwal S, Lukacz E, Whitcomb E, Savides T, Talamini MA. Video. NOTES: transvaginal cholecystectomy with assisting articulating instruments. Surg Endosc. 2009 Aug; 23(8):1900. PMID: 19430835.
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    47. Horgan S, Cullen JP, Talamini MA, Mintz Y, Ferreres A, Jacobsen GR, Sandler B, Bosia J, Savides T, Easter DW, Savu MK, Ramamoorthy SL, Whitcomb E, Agarwal S, Lukacz E, Dominguez G, Ferraina P. Natural orifice surgery: initial clinical experience. Surg Endosc. 2009 Jul; 23(7):1512-8. PMID: 19343435; PMCID: PMC2695868.
    48. Fowler JS, Cheatham ML, Sandler B, Padron A. Traumatic perforation of a duodenal diverticulum. Am Surg. 2008 Aug; 74(8):781-2. PMID: 18705589.
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    49. Friedell ML, Sandler BJ, Andriole JG, Martin SP, Cohen MJ, Horowitz JD. Carotid angioplasty and stenting is a safe and durable procedure in a community hospital. Am Surg. 2007 Jun; 73(6):543-6; discussion 546-7. PMID: 17658089.
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    50. Sandler B, Carman C, Perry RR. Cancer of the male breast. Am Surg. 1994 Nov; 60(11):816-20. PMID: 7978672.
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    51. Sanciaume C, Chateil F, Mortureux P, Klene C, Taieb A, Battin J, Guillard JM, Bondonny JM, Sandler B, Maleville J. [Acute infectious cellulitis. Apropos of 28 cases]. Ann Pediatr (Paris). 1989 Feb; 36(2):119-22. PMID: 2930125.
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