Jennifer H. Kuo, MD, FACS
Division of GI / Endocrine Surgery
Jennifer Kuo, MD is Director of the Thyroid Biopsy Program, Director of the Endocrine Surgery Research Program, and Instructor in Surgery as of July 1, 2014. Dr. Kuo received her medical degree from the College of Physicians and Surgeons at Columbia University and completed surgical training at the University of California, Davis Medical Center, in Sacramento.
Her new position follows completion of her clinical fellowship in the Department of Surgery, Division of Endocrine Surgery. Dr. Kuo has clinical expertise in minimally invasive endocrine surgery and fine-needle thyroid biopsy and is dedicated to the advancement of the field of endocrine surgery.
- Thyroid Cancer
- Cancer Care
- Thyroid Surgery
- Thyroid Biopsy
- Surgery, Endocrine
- Thyroid Goiter
- Thyroid Disease
- Parathyroid Surgery
- Parathyroid Neoplasm
- Parathyroid Cancer
- Graves' Disease
- Endocrine Cancer
- Adrenal Surgery
Columbia University Provost Grant for Junior Faculty
2010 NRSA T32 Trauma Training Grant
2003 NRSA T35 Training Grant
2002 Phi Beta Kappa
2002 National Dean's List
2002 Woodrow Wilson Research Fellow
2001 Second Decade Society Research Fellowship
2000 Hudson Trust Provost Award for Undergraduate Research
1997 Hudson Trust Provost Award for Undergraduate Research
1997 California Association of Professional Scientists Outstanding Young Scientist Award
Bailey CM, Troppmann C, Kuo JH, Wong MS. Panniculectomy in end-stage renal disease: 6-year experience of performing panniculectomy in preparation for renal transplant. Ann Plast Surg. 2015: May;74 Suppl 1:S9-S11
Kuo JH, Pasieka JL, Parrack KM, Chabot JA, Lee JA. Endocrine Surgery in Present-Day Academia. Surgery. 2014 Dec;156(6):1461-70
Kuo JH, Lee JA, Chabot JA. Nonfunctional Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors, Surg Clin North Am. 2014 Jun;94(3):689-708.
Kuo JH, Cuevas I, Chen AS, Dunn AA, Kuri M, Bahrami B, Boudreau N. Secreted HoxA3 Maintains Epidermal Proliferation in Genetically Modified Three-dimensional Composite Skin Constructs and Prolongs Graft Integrity in Nude Mice. Adv Wound Care. 2013 Nov 11; online ahead of print.
Kuo JH, Shen WT. The value of intraoperative parathyroid hormone monitoring in primary hyperparathyroidism cases that are localized with two imaging studies. Difficult Decision in Endocrine Surgery: An Evidence-Based Approach, 2015.