Benjamin C. James, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
EH 537 SGEN
Titles & Appointments
- Adjunct Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
Outcomes research in endocrine surgery and general surgery
Jafari A, Campbell D, Campbell BH, Nono H, Sisenda T, Makaya D, James BC, Cordes SR. Humanitarian Thyroid Surgery in Eldoret Kenya: Analysis of Short and Long-Term Outomes. (in press – Otolaryngoloy Head and Neck Surg)
Loehrer A, Murty S, James BC. Impact of Insurance Expansion on Surgical Management of Thyroid Cancer. (in press- JAMAsurg).
James BC, Belle J, Vasilottos N, Tseng J, Joen H, Grogan RH, Aschebrook-Kilfoy B. An Update in International Trends in Incidence Rates of Thyroid Cancer from 1973-2007. (in preparation)
James BC, Kaplan EL, Grogan RH, Angelos P. What’s in a Name? Providing Clarity in the Definition of Minimally Invasive Parathyroidectomy: Reply. World Journal of Surgery. 2015 Nov;39(11):2842-3.
James BC, Cipriani N, Aschebrook-Kilfoy B, Kaplan EL, Angelos P, Grogan RH. Incidence and Survival Trends of Rare Malignancies of the Thyroid, Parathyroid, Adrenal, and Endocrine Pancreas. Annals of Surgical Oncology [Epub ahead of print].
Applewhite MK, James BC, Aschebrook-Kilfoy B, Kaplan EL, Angelos P, Grogan RH. Quality of Life in Thyroid Cancer is Similar to That of Other Cancers with Worse Survival. World Journal of Surgery [Epub ahead of print].
Appewhite MK, White MG, Xiong M, Pasternak JD, James BC, Abdulrasool L, Ogawa L, Mitmaker EJ, Suh I, Gosnell JE, Duh QY, Angelos P, Kaplan EL, Shen WT, Grogan RH. Incidence, Risk Factors and Clinical Outcomes of Incidental Parathyroidectomy During Thyroid Surgery: A Multi-Institutional Study. (in preparation).
James BC, Aschebrook-Kilfoy B, White MG, Applewhite MK, Kaplan S, Angelos P, Kaplan EL, Grogan RH. Quality of Life in Thyroid Cancer – Assessment of Physician Perceptions. (in preparation).
James BC, Jeon H, Kaplan EL, Angelos P, Grogan RH. Adrenal Renal Fusion: A Case Series and Review of the Literature. (in preparation).
Aschebrook-Kilfoy B, James BC, Nagar S, Seng V, Kaplan S, Ahsan H, Angelos P, Kaplan E, Grogan RH. Risk Factors for Decreased Quality of Life in Thyroid Cancer Survivors: Initial Findings from the North American Thyroid Cancer Survivorship Study. Thyroid. 2015 Oct 2. [Epub ahead of print].
James BC, White MG, Nocon C, Nagar S, Kaplan E, Angelos P, Grogan RH. One-hour PTH after Thyroidectomy Predicts Symptomatic Hypocalcemia. Journal of Surgical Research (in press).
James BC, Kaplan EL, Grogan RH, Angelos P. What’s in a name?: Providing Clarity in the Definition of Minimally Invasive Parathyroidectomy. World Journal of Surgery, 2014. Dec;39(4):975-80.
James BC, Hwang JL, Grogan RH, Kaplan EL, Sarne D, Angelos P. Leontiasis Ossea caused by longstanding hyperparathyroidism secondary to chronic renal failure. Surgery, 2014. Dec;156(6):1644-6.
James BC, Nagar S, Tracy M, Scherberg N, Kaplan EL, Angelos P, Grogan RH. A Novel, ultra-rapid parathyroid hormone assay to distinguish parathyroid from nonparathyroid tissue. Surgery, 2014. Dec;156(6):1638-43.
Kulaylat AN, Kenning EM, Chesnut CH, James BC, Schubart JR, Saunders BD. The Profile of Successful Applicants for Endocrine Surgery Fellowships: Results of a National Survey. American Journal of Surgery, 2014 Oct;208(4):685-9.
Bhayani NH, Enomoto LM, James BC, Ortenzi G, Kaifi JT, Kimchi ET, Staveley-O’Carroll KF, Gusani NJ. Multivisceral and Extended Resections during Pancreatoduodenectomy Increase Morbidity and Mortality. Surgery, 155 (3): 567-74, 2014.
Thompson AE, James BC, Saunders BD. Evaluation and Treatment of Inherited Pheochromocytoma in Pregnancy. World Journal of Endocrine Surgery, 5 (3): 82-84, 2013.
Green MJ, Masters R, James BC, Simmons B, Lehman E. Do Gifts from the Pharmaceutical Industry Affect Trust in Physicians? Family Medicine, 44 (5): 325-31, 2012.
Kaplan EL, Angelos P, James BC, Nagar S, Grogan RH. Surgery of the Thyroid. Endocrinology: Adult and Pediatric, 7th Edition, Degroot LJ, Jameson LJ. Elsevier, Philadelphia, 2014.
Grogan RH, James BC. Familial Nonmedullary Thyroid Cancer. Textbook of Endocrine Surgery, 3rd Edition, Clark OH, Duh Q-Y, Gosnell JE, Shen W. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, 2014.
Kaplan EL, James BC, Grogan RH. George W. Crile, MD: Prolific Surgeon, Experimentalist, and Patriot. Surgical Endocrinopathies: Clinical Management and the Founding Fathers, Pasieka JL, Lee J. Springer.
James BC, Angelos P. Prophylactic vs. Selective Neck Dissection in Pediatric Differentiated Thyroid Carcinoma. Difficult Decisions in Endocrine Surgery, 1st Edition, Angelos P, Grogan RH. Springer (in press).
Association of Academic Surgeons
The Endocrine Society
American Association of Endocrine Surgeons
American Thyroid Association
Desc: Excellence in Teaching Award
Org: Indiana University Department of Surgery
Desc: Best New Practice Award
Org: American Thyroid Association
Desc: Winner of the ATA Poster Competition
Org: American Association of Endocrine Surgeons
Desc: Winner of Research Poster Presentation
Org: American Association of Endocrine Surgeons
Desc: Winner of Interesting Case Presentation