MEDIA

EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • Bowdoin College , 1986 , Brunswick , ME

Medical School

  • Cornell University Medical College , 1991 , New York , NY

Internship

General Surgery
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania , 1992 , Philadelphia , PA

Residency

General Surgery
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania , 1998 , Philadelphia , PA

Fellowship

Pediatric Surgery
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2000 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Surgery, General Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery, Pediatric Surgery

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Kamran A, Hamilton TE, Zendejas B, Nath B, Jennings RW, Smithers CJ. Minimally Invasive Surgical Approach for Posterior Tracheopexy to Treat Severe Tracheomalacia: Lessons Learned from Initial Case Series. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2018 Jul 05. View abstract
  2. Dao DT, Anez-Bustillos L, Ourieff J, Pan A, Mitchell PD, Kishikawa H, Fell GL, Baker MA, Watnick RS, Chen H, Hamilton TE, Rogers MS, Bielenberg DR, Puder M. Heparin impairs angiogenic signaling and compensatory lung growth after left pneumonectomy. Angiogenesis. 2018 Jun 28. View abstract
  3. Manfredi MA, Clark SJ, Staffa SJ, Ngo PD, Smithers CJ, Hamilton TE, Jennings RW. Endoscopic Esophageal Vacuum Therapy: A Novel Therapy for Esophageal Perforations in Pediatric Patients. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2018 Jun 20. View abstract
  4. Ganske IM, Firriolo JM, Nuzzi LC, Ganor O, Hamilton TE, Smithers CJ, Jennings RW, Upton J, Labow BI, Taghinia AH. Double Supercharged Jejunal Interposition for Late Salvage of Long-gap Esophageal Atresia. Ann Plast Surg. 2018 Jun 13. View abstract
  5. Manfredi MA, Clark SJ, Medford S, Staffa SJ, Ngo P, Hamilton TE, Smithers CJ, Jennings RW. Endoscopic Electrocautery Incisional Therapy as a Treatment for Refractory Benign Pediatric Esophageal Strictures. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2018 Apr 23. View abstract
  6. Shieh HF, Smithers CJ, Hamilton TE, Zurakowski D, Visner GA, Manfredi MA, Jennings RW, Baird CW. Descending Aortopexy and Posterior Tracheopexy for Severe Tracheomalacia and Left Mainstem Bronchomalacia. Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Mar 07. View abstract
  7. Shieh HF, Smithers CJ, Hamilton TE, Zurakowski D, Visner GA, Manfredi MA, Baird CW, Jennings RW. Posterior Tracheopexy for Severe Tracheomalacia Associated with Esophageal Atresia (EA): Primary Treatment at the Time of Initial EA Repair versus Secondary Treatment. Front Surg. 2017; 4:80. View abstract
  8. Kamran A, Smithers CJ, Manfredi MA, Hamilton TE, Ngo PD, Zurakowski D, Jennings RW. Slide Esophagoplasty vs End-to-End Anastomosis for Recalcitrant Esophageal Stricture after Esophageal Atresia Repair. J Am Coll Surg. 2018 Jun; 226(6):1045-1050. View abstract
  9. Fernandez CV, Mullen EA, Chi YY, Ehrlich PF, Perlman EJ, Kalapurakal JA, Khanna G, Paulino AC, Hamilton TE, Gow KW, Tochner Z, Hoffer FA, Withycombe JS, Shamberger RC, Kim Y, Geller JI, Anderson JR, Grundy PE, Dome JS. Outcome and Prognostic Factors in Stage III Favorable-Histology Wilms Tumor: A Report From the Children's Oncology Group Study AREN0532. J Clin Oncol. 2018 Jan 20; 36(3):254-261. View abstract
  10. Fernandez CV, Perlman EJ, Mullen EA, Chi YY, Hamilton TE, Gow KW, Ferrer FA, Barnhart DC, Ehrlich PF, Khanna G, Kalapurakal JA, Bocking T, Huff V, Tian J, Geller JI, Grundy PE, Anderson JR, Dome JS, Shamberger RC. Clinical Outcome and Biological Predictors of Relapse After Nephrectomy Only for Very Low-risk Wilms Tumor: A Report From Children's Oncology Group AREN0532. Ann Surg. 2017 04; 265(4):835-840. View abstract
  11. Shieh HF, Smithers CJ, Hamilton TE, Zurakowski D, Rhein LM, Manfredi MA, Baird CW, Jennings RW. Posterior tracheopexy for severe tracheomalacia. J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Jun; 52(6):951-955. View abstract
  12. Smithers CJ, Hamilton TE, Manfredi MA, Rhein L, Ngo P, Gallagher D, Foker JE, Jennings RW. Categorization and repair of recurrent and acquired tracheoesophageal fistulae occurring after esophageal atresia repair. J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Mar; 52(3):424-430. View abstract
  13. Ehrlich PF, Hamilton TE, Gow K, Barnhart D, Ferrer F, Kandel J, Glick R, Dasgupta R, Naranjo A, He Y, Perlman EJ, Kalapurakal JA, Khanna G, Dome JS, Geller J, Mullen E. Surgical protocol violations in children with renal tumors provides an opportunity to improve pediatric cancer care: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2016 11; 63(11):1905-10. View abstract
  14. Bairdain S, Foker JE, Smithers CJ, Hamilton TE, Labow BI, Baird CW, Taghinia AH, Feins N, Manfredi M, Jennings RW. Jejunal Interposition after Failed Esophageal Atresia Repair. J Am Coll Surg. 2016 Jun; 222(6):1001-8. View abstract
  15. Dionigi B, Bairdain S, Smithers CJ, Jennings RW, Hamilton TE. Restoring esophageal continuity following a failed colonic interposition for long-gap esophageal atresia. J Surg Case Rep. 2015 Apr 23; 2015(4). View abstract
  16. Bairdain S, Hamilton TE, Smithers CJ, Manfredi M, Ngo P, Gallagher D, Zurakowski D, Foker JE, Jennings RW. Foker process for the correction of long gap esophageal atresia: Primary treatment versus secondary treatment after prior esophageal surgery. J Pediatr Surg. 2015 Jun; 50(6):933-7. View abstract
  17. Bairdain S, Smithers CJ, Hamilton TE, Zurakowski D, Rhein L, Foker JE, Baird C, Jennings RW. Direct tracheobronchopexy to correct airway collapse due to severe tracheobronchomalacia: Short-term outcomes in a series of 20 patients. J Pediatr Surg. 2015 Jun; 50(6):972-7. View abstract
  18. Manfredi MA, Jennings RW, Anjum MW, Hamilton TE, Smithers CJ, Lightdale JR. Externally removable stents in the treatment of benign recalcitrant strictures and esophageal perforations in pediatric patients with esophageal atresia. Gastrointest Endosc. 2014 Aug; 80(2):246-52. View abstract
  19. Jennings RW, Hamilton TE, Smithers CJ, Ngerncham M, Feins N, Foker JE. Surgical approaches to aortopexy for severe tracheomalacia. J Pediatr Surg. 2014 Jan; 49(1):66-70; discussion 70-1. View abstract
  20. Hamilton TE, Barnhart D, Gow K, Ferrer F, Kandel J, Glick R, Dasgupta R, Naranjo A, He Y, Gratias E, Geller J, Mullen E, Ehrlich P. Inter-rater reliability of surgical reviews for AREN03B2: a COG renal tumor committee study. J Pediatr Surg. 2014 Jan; 49(1):154-8; discussion 158. View abstract
  21. Hamilton TE. Regulatory oversight in transplantation: are the patients really better off? Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2013 Apr; 18(2):203-9. View abstract
  22. Gow KW, Barnhart DC, Hamilton TE, Kandel JJ, Chen MK, Ferrer FA, Price MR, Mullen EA, Geller JI, Gratias EJ, Rosen N, Khanna G, Naranjo A, Ritchey ML, Grundy PE, Dome JS, Ehrlich PF. Primary nephrectomy and intraoperative tumor spill: report from the Children's Oncology Group (COG) renal tumors committee. J Pediatr Surg. 2013 Jan; 48(1):34-8. View abstract
  23. Hamilton TE, Shamberger RC. Wilms tumor: recent advances in clinical care and biology. Semin Pediatr Surg. 2012 Feb; 21(1):15-20. View abstract
  24. Hamilton TE, Ritchey ML, Haase GM, Argani P, Peterson SM, Anderson JR, Green DM, Shamberger RC. The management of synchronous bilateral Wilms tumor: a report from the National Wilms Tumor Study Group. Ann Surg. 2011 May; 253(5):1004-10. View abstract
  25. Hamilton TE. Accountability in health care--transplant community offers leadership. Am J Transplant. 2009 Jun; 9(6):1287-93. View abstract
  26. Liang S, Yang N, Pan Y, Deng S, Lin X, Yang X, Katsaros D, Roby KF, Hamilton TC, Connolly DC, Coukos G, Zhang L. Expression of activated PIK3CA in ovarian surface epithelium results in hyperplasia but not tumor formation. PLoS One. 2009; 4(1):e4295. View abstract
  27. Hamilton TE, Ritchey ML, Argani P, Beckwith JB, Perlman EJ, Cotton CA, Shamberger RC. Synchronous bilateral Wilm's tumor with complete radiographic response managed without surgical resection: a report from the National Wilm's Tumor Study 4. J Pediatr Surg. 2008 Nov; 43(11):1982-4. View abstract
  28. Hamilton TE. Improving organ transplantation in the United States--a regulatory perspective. Am J Transplant. 2008 Dec; 8(12):2503-5. View abstract
  29. Ritchey M, Daley S, Shamberger RC, Ehrlich P, Hamilton T, Haase G, Sawin R. Ureteral extension in Wilms' tumor: a report from the National Wilms' Tumor Study Group (NWTSG). J Pediatr Surg. 2008 Sep; 43(9):1625-9. View abstract
  30. Hamilton TE, Davis S, Onstad L, Kopecky KJ. Thyrotropin levels in a population with no clinical, autoantibody, or ultrasonographic evidence of thyroid disease: implications for the diagnosis of subclinical hypothyroidism. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2008 Apr; 93(4):1224-30. View abstract
  31. Davis S, Onstad L, Kopecky KJ, Wiggins C, Hamilton TE. Locating members of a cohort identified retrospectively from limited data in 50-year-old records: successful approaches employed by the Hanford Thyroid Disease Study. Ann Epidemiol. 2008 Mar; 18(3):187-95. View abstract
  32. Hensley H, Quinn BA, Wolf RL, Litwin SL, Mabuchi S, Williams SJ, Williams C, Hamilton TC, Connolly DC. Magnetic resonance imaging for detection and determination of tumor volume in a genetically engineered mouse model of ovarian cancer. Cancer Biol Ther. 2007 Nov; 6(11):1717-25. View abstract
  33. Ritchey M, Daley S, Shamberger RC, Ehrlich P, Hamilton T, Haase G, Sawin R. Ureteral Extension In Wilms Tumor: A Report from the National Wilms Tumor Study Group (NWTSG). 2007; (In Press). View abstract
  34. Hamilton TE, Green DM, Perlman EJ, Argani P, Grundy P, Ritchey ML, Shamberger RC. Bilateral Wilms' tumor with anaplasia: lessons from the National Wilms' Tumor Study. J Pediatr Surg. 2006 Oct; 41(10):1641-4. View abstract
  35. Wax JR, Hamilton T, Cartin A, Dudley J, Pinette MG, Blackstone J. Congenital jejunal and ileal atresia: natural prenatal sonographic history and association with neonatal outcome. J Ultrasound Med. 2006 Mar; 25(3):337-42. View abstract
  36. Ehrlich PF, Hamilton TE, Grundy P, Ritchey M, Haase G, Shamberger RC. The value of surgery in directing therapy for patients with Wilms' tumor with pulmonary disease. A report from the National Wilms' Tumor Study Group (National Wilms' Tumor Study 5). J Pediatr Surg. 2006 Jan; 41(1):162-7; discussion 162-7. View abstract
  37. Mandal P, Novotny M, Hamilton TA. Lipopolysaccharide induces formyl peptide receptor 1 gene expression in macrophages and neutrophils via transcriptional and posttranscriptional mechanisms. J Immunol. 2005 Nov 01; 175(9):6085-91. View abstract
  38. Hamilton TE, Davis S, Onstad L, Kopecky KJ. Hyperparathyroidism in persons exposed to iodine-131 from the Hanford Nuclear Site. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2005 Dec; 90(12):6545-8. View abstract
  39. Ritchey ML, Shamberger RC, Hamilton T, Haase G, Argani P, Peterson S. Fate of bilateral renal lesions missed on preoperative imaging: a report from the National Wilms Tumor Study Group. J Urol. 2005 Oct; 174(4 Pt 2):1519-21; discussion 1521. View abstract
  40. Kopecky KJ, Onstad L, Hamilton TE, Davis S. Thyroid ultrasound abnormalities in persons exposed during childhood to 131I from the Hanford nuclear site. Thyroid. 2005 Jun; 15(6):604-13. View abstract
  41. Ehrlich PF, Ritchey ML, Hamilton TE, Haase GM, Ou S, Breslow N, Grundy P, Green D, Norkool P, Becker J, Shamberger RC. Quality assessment for Wilms' tumor: a report from the National Wilms' Tumor Study-5. J Pediatr Surg. 2005 Jan; 40(1):208-12; discussion 212-3. View abstract
  42. Hamilton TE, Rombeau JL. Nutritional Support. Fazio VW, Church JM, Delaney CP, editors. Current Therapy in Colon and Rectal Surgery. 2005. View abstract
  43. Davis S, Kopecky KJ, Hamilton TE, Onstad L. Thyroid neoplasia, autoimmune thyroiditis, and hypothyroidism in persons exposed to iodine 131 from the hanford nuclear site. JAMA. 2004 Dec 01; 292(21):2600-13. View abstract
  44. Kopecky KJ, Davis S, Hamilton TE, Saporito MS, Onstad LE. Estimation of thyroid radiation doses for the hanford thyroid disease study: results and implications for statistical power of the epidemiological analyses. Health Phys. 2004 Jul; 87(1):15-32. View abstract
  45. Pai RK, Convery M, Hamilton TA, Boom WH, Harding CV. Inhibition of IFN-gamma-induced class II transactivator expression by a 19-kDa lipoprotein from Mycobacterium tuberculosis: a potential mechanism for immune evasion. J Immunol. 2003 Jul 01; 171(1):175-84. View abstract
  46. Toshchakov V, Jones BW, Lentschat A, Silva A, Perera PY, Thomas K, Cody MJ, Zhang S, Williams BR, Major J, Hamilton TA, Fenton MJ, Vogel SN. TLR2 and TLR4 agonists stimulate unique repertoires of host resistance genes in murine macrophages: interferon-beta-dependent signaling in TLR4-mediated responses. J Endotoxin Res. 2003; 9(3):169-75. View abstract
  47. Hamilton TE. Open biopsy is superior to needle for detecting anaplasia in bilateral wilms tumor. 35th Annual Meeting of the American Pediatric Surgical Association, Ponte Vedra, FL. 2003. View abstract
  48. Pan B, Yao KS, Monia BP, Dean NM, McKay RA, Hamilton TC, O'Dwyer PJ. Reversal of cisplatin resistance in human ovarian cancer cell lines by a c-jun antisense oligodeoxynucleotide (ISIS 10582): evidence for the role of transcription factor overexpression in determining resistant phenotype. Biochem Pharmacol. 2002 May 01; 63(9):1699-707. View abstract
  49. Toshchakov V, Jones BW, Perera PY, Thomas K, Cody MJ, Zhang S, Williams BR, Major J, Hamilton TA, Fenton MJ, Vogel SN. TLR4, but not TLR2, mediates IFN-beta-induced STAT1alpha/beta-dependent gene expression in macrophages. Nat Immunol. 2002 Apr; 3(4):392-8. View abstract
  50. Wan XS, Hamilton TC, Ware JH, Donahue JJ, Kennedy AR. Growth inhibition and cytotoxicity induced by Bowman-Birk inhibitor concentrate in cisplatin-resistant human ovarian cancer cells. Nutr Cancer. 1998; 31(1):8-17. View abstract
  51. Hamilton TE, McClane SJ, Baldwin S, Burke C, Patel H, Rombeau JL, Raper SE. Efficient adenoviral-mediated murine neonatal small intestinal gene transfer is dependent on alpha(v) integrin expression. J Pediatr Surg. 1997 Dec; 32(12):1695-703. View abstract
  52. McClane SJ, Hamilton TE, DeMatteo RP, Burke C, Raper SE. Effect of adenoviral early genes and the host immune system on in vivo pancreatic gene transfer in the mouse. Pancreas. 1997 Oct; 15(3):236-45. View abstract
  53. McClane SJ, Hamilton TE, Burke CV, Raper SE. Functional consequences of adenovirus-mediated murine pancreatic gene transfer. Hum Gene Ther. 1997 Apr 10; 8(6):739-46. View abstract
  54. Hamilton T, DeMatteo R, McClane S, Burke C, Rombeau J, Raper S. Adenoviral-mediated gene transfer to murine small intestine is more efficient in neonates than adults. J Pediatr Surg. 1997 Feb; 32(2):373-7. View abstract
  55. McClane SJ, DeMatteo RP, Hamilton T, Burke C, Raper SE. Immunosuppressive effect on pancreatic trangene expression with recombinant adenovirus. International Gene Therapy Symposium, Cold Spring Harbor, NY. 1997. View abstract
  56. Hamilton TE, Koide S, Zhang W, Rombeau JL, Raper SE. Adenoviral-mediated gene transfer to the small intestinal isograft. Transplant Proc. 1996 Oct; 28(5):2444. View abstract
  57. Hamilton TE, DeMatteo RP, McClane SJ, Burke C, Rombeau JL, Raper SE. Adenoviral- mediated gene transfer to murine small intestine is more efficient in neonates than adults. Twenty-Seventh Annual Meeting of the American Pediatric Surgical Association, San Diego, CA. 1996. View abstract
  58. Hamilton TE, Rombeau JL. Enteral Nutrition. Nyhus LM, Baker RJ, Fischer JE, editors. Mastery of Surgery. 1996. View abstract
  59. McClane SJ, DeMatteo RP, Hamilton T, Burke C, Raper SE. Gene transfer to the mouse pancreas using adenovirus with deletions in various early genes. Gastroenterology. 1996; 110(4). View abstract
  60. Adamson WT, Hamilton TE, Shin D, Sharon M, Rornbeau JL. IGF-l and EGF enhance strength of intestinal anastomosis after bowel resection. 16th Annual Pediatric Surgical Resident's Conference, Oklahoma City, OK. 1995. View abstract
  61. Hamilton TE, DeMatteo RP, Rombeau JL, Raper SE. A comparison of adenoviral and retroviral gene transfer into the small intestine. Surg Forum. 1995; 649-650. View abstract
  62. Lew JI, Hamilton TE, Rombeau JL. The scientific-rationale and clinical utility of enteral nutritional therapy. Akttuelle Ernahrungsmedizin. 1995; Sonderheft 2:Band 20. View abstract
  63. Ko W, Zelano J, Lazenby W, Hamilton T, Isom 0, Krieger K . Optimal storage period for extended heart preservation with the University of Wisconsin solution. The J CardiovascV Surg. 1992; 33(2):2204-2210. View abstract
  64. Ko W, Zelano J, Lazzaro R, Lazenby W, Hamilton T, Isom 0, Krieger K. Superiority of the University of Wisconsin solution over simple crystalloid for extended heart preservation. J Thorac Cardiovas Surg. 1992; 103(5):980-982. View abstract
  65. Hamilton TE, van Belle G, LoGerfo JP. Thyroid neoplasia in Marshall Islanders exposed to nuclear fallout. JAMA. 1987 Aug 07; 258(5):629-35. View abstract