Ruchir Puri, M.B.B.S. (M.D.), M.S., FACS

Ruchir Puri M.B.B.S. (M.D.), M.S., FACS

Associate Professor & Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency; Associate Program Director, Advanced GI Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship

Department: Department of Surgery
Business Phone: (904) 244-3530
Business Email:

Board Certifications

  • Surgery

Clinical Profile

  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Clinical Special Interests: Minimally Invasive Foregut Surgery, GI Oncology


Imaging acute cholecystitis, one test is enough
The American Journal of Surgery.():-[DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2023.02.018.[PMID] .
"How to" Course for Resident Reviewers: from the Resident and Fellow Education Committee of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT).
Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract.26(2):466-468[DOI] 10.1007/s11605-021-05202-y.[PMID] 35064456.
A Multicenter Analysis of the Early Impact of COVID-19 on Junior Resident Operative Case Volume.
The Journal of surgical research.279():208-217[DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2022.06.015.[PMID] 35780534.
A Rare Case of Acute Pancreatitis in the Setting of Hemorrhagic Cholecystitis.
Cureus.14(2):e22546-[DOI] 10.7759/cureus.22546.[PMID] 35345762.
Incarcerated Diaphragmatic Hernias After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass.
Cureus.14(12):e33063-[DOI] 10.7759/cureus.33063.[PMID] 36721579.
Revision of the AAST grading scale for acute cholecystitis with comparison to physiologic measures of severity.
The journal of trauma and acute care surgery.92(4):664-674[DOI] 10.1097/TA.0000000000003507.[PMID] 34936593.
Multicenter validation of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma grading scale for acute cholecystitis.
The journal of trauma and acute care surgery.90(1):87-96[DOI] 10.1097/TA.0000000000002901.[PMID] 33332782.
Assessment of the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Calculator in Predicting Outcomes and Length of Stay After Ivor Lewis Esophagectomy: A Single-Center Experience.
The Journal of surgical research.255():355-360[DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2020.05.080.[PMID] 32599455.
Minimally Invasive Ivor Lewis Esophagectomy (MILE): technique and outcomes of 100 consecutive cases.
Surgical endoscopy.34(7):3243-3255[DOI] 10.1007/s00464-020-07529-0.[PMID] 32253561.
Mentor of the Month Series: Laparoscopic Training in the United States.
Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract.23(2):443-444[DOI] 10.1007/s11605-018-4058-5.[PMID] 30511128.
Correction to: Endoscopic and surgical management of nonampullary duodenal neoplasms.
Surgical endoscopy.32(6):2870-[DOI] 10.1007/s00464-018-6117-0.[PMID] 29468272.
Endoscopic and surgical management of nonampullary duodenal neoplasms.
Surgical endoscopy.32(6):2859-2869[DOI] 10.1007/s00464-017-5994-y.[PMID] 29392469.
Pancreaticoduodenectomy and Outcomes for Groove Pancreatitis.
Digestive surgery.35(6):475-481[DOI] 10.1159/000485849.[PMID] 29346792.
The Spectrum of Surgical Remediation of Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication-Related Failures.
Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A.28(9):1089-1093[DOI] 10.1089/lap.2018.0063.[PMID] 29768079.
Sentinel lymph node biopsy in primary breast cancer: window to management of the axilla.
World journal of surgery.36(7):1453-9[DOI] 10.1007/s00268-012-1635-8.[PMID] 22555287.
Transthoracic repair of slipped Nissen fundoplications: technique and results.
The Annals of thoracic surgery.94(2):429-33; discussion 434[DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.04.054.[PMID] 22762940.

Office Information

Academic Office
3rd Floor, Faculty Clinic
653 West 8th Street
Jacksonville, FL 32209
(904) 244-3940
Administrative Manager
IshShamel Williams
(904) 244-3530
Senior Medical Secretary
Wanda Rivers Duster
(904) 244-3940


Medical Degree
2000 · Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi Memorial Medical College, Kanpur, India
Surgery Residency
2013 · University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship
2014 · Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Jacksonville, FL, USA