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Greg Tiao, MD

Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics; Director, Division of General and Thoracic Surgery; Frederick C. Ryckman Chair in Pediatric Surgery; Surgical Director, Liver Transplantation; Associate Director, Pediatric Surgery Fellowship

Research Interests

Neonatal Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Surgical Education

  • Bachelor's Degree: Northwestern University
  • Medical Degree: University of Illinois
  • Fellowship: University of Cincinnati
  • Residency: University of Cincinnati
  • Fellowship: Los Angeles Children's Hospital
  • Fellowship: University of Cincinnati
Contact Information
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • Division of General and Thoracic Surgery
  • 3333 Burnet Avenue
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 45229
  • Office 513-636-4371
  • Email

Peer Reviewed Publications

de Ville de Goyet, Jean; Meyers, Rebecka L; Tiao, Greg M; Morland, Bruce 2017. Beyond the Milan criteria for liver transplantation in children with hepatic tumours. The lancet. Gastroenterology & hepatology, 2 6, 456-462

Katzenstein, Howard M; Furman, Wayne L; Malogolowkin, Marcio H; Krailo, Mark D; McCarville, M Beth; Towbin, Alexander J; Tiao, Greg M; Finegold, Milton J; Ranganathan, Sarangarajan; Dunn, Stephen P; Langham, Max R; McGahren, Eugene D; Rodriguez-Galindo, Carlos; Meyers, Rebecka L 2017. Upfront window vincristine/irinotecan treatment of high-risk hepatoblastoma: A report from the Children's Oncology Group AHEP0731 study committee. Cancer, ,

Lobeck, Inna N; Dupree, Phylicia; Falcone, Richard A; Lin, Tom K; Trout, Andrew T; Nathan, Jaimie D; Tiao, Greg M 2017. The presentation and management of choledochocele (type III choledochal cyst): A 40-year systematic review of the literature. Journal of pediatric surgery, 52 4, 644-649

Lobeck, Inna N; Sheridan, Rachel; Lovell, Mark; Dupree, Phylicia; Tiao, Greg M; Bove, Kevin E 2017. Cystic Biliary Atresia and Choledochal Cysts Are Distinct Histopathologic Entities. The American journal of surgical pathology, 41 3, 354-364

Trout, Andrew T; Batie, Matthew R; Gupta, Anita; Sheridan, Rachel M; Tiao, Gregory M; Towbin, Alexander J 2017. 3D printed pathological sectioning boxes to facilitate radiological-pathological correlation in hepatectomy cases. Journal of clinical pathology, ,

Wagner, Lars M; Kremer, Nathalie; Gelfand, Michael J; Sharp, Susan E; Turpin, Brian K; Nagarajan, Rajaram; Tiao, Gregory M; Pressey, Joseph G; Yin, Julie; Dasgupta, Roshni 2017. Detection of lymph node metastases in pediatric and adolescent/young adult sarcoma: Sentinel lymph node biopsy versus fludeoxyglucose positron emission tomography imaging-A prospective trial. Cancer, 123 1, 155-160

Lin, Tom K; Palermo, Joseph J; Nathan, Jaimie D; Tiao, Gregory M; Hornung, Lindsey N; Fei, Lin; Abu-El-Haija, Maisam 2016. Timing of Cholecystectomy in Children With Biliary Pancreatitis. Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition, 62 1, 118-21

Shi, Yan; Geller, James I; Ma, Irene T; Chavan, Rishikesh S; Masand, Prakash M; Towbin, Alexander J; Chintagumpala, Murali; Nuchtern, Jed G; Tiao, Greg M; Thompson, Patrick A; Vasudevan, Sanjeev A 2016. Relapsed hepatoblastoma confined to the lung is effectively treated with pulmonary metastasectomy. Journal of pediatric surgery, 51 4, 525-9

Trobaugh-Lotrario, Angela D; Meyers, Rebecka L; Tiao, Greg M; Feusner, James H 2016. Pediatric liver transplantation for hepatoblastoma. Translational gastroenterology and hepatology, 1 , 44

Goldschmidt, Monique L; Kocoshis, Samuel A; Tiao, Gregory M; Alonso, Maria H; Nathan, Jaimie D 2015. Limited surgical resection for graft salvage following recovery from complicated exfoliative rejection in pediatric intestinal recipients. Pediatric transplantation, 19 7, E170-6

Lombardi, Anne J; Sutton, Mary E; Tiao, Gregory M; Geller, James I 2015. Vincristine-associated neurological morbidity in the treatment of hepatoblastoma. Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology, 37 4, e258-63

Walther, Ashley E; Coots, Abigail C; Goebel, Jens W; Alonso, Maria H; Ryckman, Frederick C; Tiao, Greg M; Nathan, Jaimie D 2015. Laparoscopic donor nephrectomy for the pediatric recipient population: Risk factors for adverse outcomes. Pediatric transplantation, 19 8, 836-43

Kremer, Nathalie; Walther, Ashley E; Tiao, Gregory M 2014. Management of hepatoblastoma: an update. Current opinion in pediatrics, 26 3, 362-9

Poling, Holly M; Mohanty, Sujit K; Tiao, Greg M; Huppert, Stacey S 2014. A comprehensive analysis of aquaporin and secretory related gene expression in neonate and adult cholangiocytes. Gene expression patterns : GEP, 15 2, 96-103

Jensen, M Kyle; Campbell, Kathleen M; Alonso, Maria H; Nathan, Jaimie D; Ryckman, Frederick C; Tiao, Greg M 2013. Management and long-term consequences of portal vein thrombosis after liver transplantation in children. Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society, 19 3, 315-21

Mohanty, Sujit K; Donnelly, Bryan; Bondoc, Alexander; Jafri, Mubeen; Walther, Ashley; Coots, Abigail; McNeal, Monica; Witte, David; Tiao, Gregory M 2013. Rotavirus replication in the cholangiocyte mediates the temporal dependence of murine biliary atresia. PloS one, 8 7, e69069

Ubesie, Agozie C; Cole, Conrad R; Nathan, Jaimie D; Tiao, Greg M; Alonso, Maria H; Mezoff, Adam G; Henderson, Carol J; Kocoshis, Samuel A 2013. Micronutrient deficiencies in pediatric and young adult intestinal transplant patients. Pediatric transplantation, 17 7, 638-45

Walther, Ashley E; Mohanty, Sujit K; Donnelly, Bryan; Coots, Abigail; McNeal, Monica; Tiao, Gregory M 2013. Role of myeloid differentiation factor 88 in Rhesus rotavirus-induced biliary atresia. The Journal of surgical research, 184 1, 322-9

Walther, Ashley; Cost, Nicholas G; Garrison, Aaron P; Geller, James I; Alam, Shumyle; Tiao, Gregory M 2013. Renal rhabdomyosarcoma in a pancake kidney. Urology, 82 2, 458-60

Bondoc, Alexander J; Taylor, Janice A; Alonso, Maria H; Nathan, Jaimie D; Wang, Yu; Balistreri, William F; Bezerra, Jorge A; Ryckman, Frederick C; Tiao, Gregory M 2012. The beneficial impact of revision of Kasai portoenterostomy for biliary atresia: an institutional study. Annals of surgery, 255 3, 570-6

Meyers, Rebecka L; Tiao, Greg M; Dunn, Stephen P; Langham, Max R 2012. Liver transplantation in the management of unresectable hepatoblastoma in children. Frontiers in bioscience (Elite edition), 4 , 1293-302

Meyers, Rebecka L; Tiao, Gregory M; Dunn, Stephen P; McGahren, Eugene D; Langham, Max R 2012. Surgical management of children with locally advanced hepatoblastoma. Cancer, 118 16, 4090-1; author reply

Pasternak, Brad A; Collins, Margaret H; Tiao, Gregory M; Rudolph, Jeffrey A; Alonso, Maria H; Ryckman, Frederick C; Kocoshis, Samuel A 2010. Anatomic and histologic variability of epithelial apoptosis in small bowel transplants. Pediatric transplantation, 14 1, 72-6

Bondoc, Alexander J; Jafri, Mubeen A; Donnelly, Bryan; Mohanty, Sujit K; McNeal, Monica M; Ward, Richard L; Tiao, Greg M 2009. Prevention of the murine model of biliary atresia after live rotavirus vaccination of dams. Journal of pediatric surgery, 44 8, 1479-90

Dickie, Belinda; Dasgupta, Roshni; Nair, Rajalakshmi; Alonso, Maria H; Ryckman, Frederick C; Tiao, Gregory M; Adams, Denise M; Azizkhan, Richard G 2009. Spectrum of hepatic hemangiomas: management and outcome. Journal of pediatric surgery, 44 1, 125-33

Allen, Steven R; Jafri, Mubeen; Donnelly, Bryan; McNeal, Monica; Witte, David; Bezerra, Jorge; Ward, Richard; Tiao, Gregory M 2007. Effect of rotavirus strain on the murine model of biliary atresia. Journal of virology, 81 4, 1671-9

Nathan, Jaimie D; Rudolph, Jeffrey A; Kocoshis, Samuel A; Alonso, Maria H; Ryckman, Frederick C; Tiao, Greg M 2007. Isolated liver and multivisceral transplantation for total parenteral nutrition-related end-stage liver disease. Journal of pediatric surgery, 42 1, 143-7

Allen, Steven R; Ignacio, Romeo; Falcone, Richard A; Alonso, Maria H; Brown, Rebeccah L; Garcia, Victor F; Inge, Thomas H; Ryckman, Frederick C; Warner, Brad W; Azizkhan, Richard G; Tiao, Gregory M 2006. The effect of a right-sided aortic arch on outcome in children with esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula. Journal of pediatric surgery, 41 3, 479-83

Buell, Joseph F; Gross, Thomas G; Thomas, Mark J; Neff, Guy; Muthiah, Chandar; Alloway, Rita; Ryckman, Frederick C; Tiao, Gregory M; Woodle, E Steve 2006. Malignancy in pediatric transplant recipients. Seminars in pediatric surgery, 15 3, 179-87

Tiao, Gregory M; Alonso, Maria H; Ryckman, Frederick C 2006. Pediatric liver transplantation. Seminars in pediatric surgery, 15 3, 218-27

Tiao, Gregory M; Alonso, Maria; Bezerra, Jorge; Yazigi, Nada; Heubi, James; Balistreri, William; Bucuvalas, John; Ryckman, Frederick 2005. Liver transplantation in children younger than 1 year--the Cincinnati experience. Journal of pediatric surgery, 40 1, 268-73

Tiao, Gregory M; Bobey, Nicola; Allen, Steven; Nieves, Neris; Alonso, Maria; Bucuvalas, John; Wells, Robert; Ryckman, Frederick 2005. The current management of hepatoblastoma: a combination of chemotherapy, conventional resection, and liver transplantation. The Journal of pediatrics, 146 2, 204-11

Tiao, G M; Griffith, P M; Szmuszkovicz, J R; Mahour, G H 2000. Cardiac and great vessel injuries in children after blunt trauma: an institutional review. Journal of pediatric surgery, 35 11, 1656-60

Tiao, G M; Martin, J; Weber, F L; Cohen, R M; Hanto, D W 1999. Addisonian crisis in a liver transplant patient due to fluconazole withdrawal. Clinical transplantation, 13 1 Pt 1, 62-4

Meyer, T A; Wang, J J; Tiao, G M; Ogle, C K; Fischer, J E; Hasselgren, P O 1997. Sepsis and endotoxaemia in mice stimulate the expression of interleukin-I and interleukin-6 in the central nervous system. Clinical science (London, England : 1979), 92 5, 519-25

Tiao, ; Hudson, ; Lieberman, ; Fischer, ; Hasselgren, 1996. Identification of Altered Gene Expression in Skeletal Muscle during Sepsis Using Differential Display The Journal of surgical research, 64 1, 63-7

Tiao, G M; Hudson, K; Lieberman, M A; Fischer, J E; Hasselgren, P O 1996. Identification of altered gene expression in skeletal muscle during sepsis using differential display. The Journal of surgical research, 64 1, 63-7

Meyer, T A; Tiao, G M; James, J H; Noguchi, Y; Ogle, C K; Fischer, J E; Hasselgren, P O 1995. Nitric oxide inhibits LPS-induced IL-6 production in enterocytes. The Journal of surgical research, 58 6, 570-5

Meyer, T A; Wang, J; Tiao, G M; Ogle, C K; Fischer, J E; Hasselgren, P O 1995. Sepsis and endotoxemia stimulate intestinal interleukin-6 production. Surgery, 118 2, 336-42