Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Nimalan Jeganathan, MD

Nimalan Jeganathan, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Disease Teams:
Gastrointestinal Cancer

Research Interests

  • Lymph Nodes
  • Rectal Neoplasms
  • Therapeutics
  • Databases
  • Survival
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • T-Lymphocytes
  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Medicare
  • Phenotype
  • Stem Cells
  • Carcinogenesis

Recent Publications




Jeganathan, N & Bleier, JIS 2017, 'Patient selection and preoperative evaluation for fecal incontinence' Seminars in Colon and Rectal Surgery, vol. 28, no. 4, pp. 160-163.




Ecker, BL, Paulson, EC, Datta, J, Jeganathan, N, Aarons, C, Kelz, RR & Mahmoud, NN 2015, 'Lymph node identification following neoadjuvant therapy in rectal cancer: A stage-stratified analysis using the surveillance, epidemiology, and end results (SEER)-medicare database', Journal of Surgical Oncology, vol. 112, no. 4, pp. 415-420.

Clinical Trials Search

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