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John A. Evans, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

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4.8 out of 5

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John A. Evans, M.D.

Associate Professor,

Clinical Interests

Gastroenterology, Therapeutic Endoscopy

Contact Information

Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-7777
Department: 336-713-7777

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Education & Training

  • B.S., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 1994
  • M.D., University of Tennessee-Memphis, 1998
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Emory University Hosp, 2001
  • Fellowship, Gastroenterology, Massachusetts Gen Hosp, 2005
  • Fellowship, Gastroenterology, Univ of Pa School of Medicine, 2006

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

NPI Number

  • 1326076233
John A. Evans, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

38 Ratings
1 Comments
 

John A. Evans, M.D.

Associate Professor, Gastroenterology

Research Interests

Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal; Gastrostomy; Tomography, Optical Coherence; Cholangiopancreatography, Endoscopic Retrograde; Barrett Esophagus
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7339 | Department: 336-713-7777

Recent Publications

Screening first-degree relatives for gastric cancer prevention [response to letter]. Evans JA, DeWitt JM.. Gastrointest Endosc. 2016;83(1):274.

Review of current and evolving clinical indications for endoscopic ultrasound. Luthra AK, Evans JA.. World J Gastrointest Endosc. 2016;8(3):157-164.

A prospective blinded study evaluating the role of endoscopic ultrasound before endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in the setting of 'positive' intraoperative cholangiogram during cholecystectomy. Luthra AK, Aggarwal V, Mishra G, Conway J, Evans JA.. Am Surg. 2016;82(4):343-347.

Characteristic endoscopic ultrasound findings of ampullary lesions that predict the need for surgical excision or endoscopic ampullectomy. Rejeski JJ, Kundu S, Hauser M, Conway JD, Evans JA, Pawa R, Mishra G.. Endosc Ultrasound. 2016;5(3):184-188.

Endoscopic closure of persistent gastric leak and fistula following laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy. Fernandez AZ, Luthra AK, Evans JA.. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2015;6():186-187.

Gastroduodenal ulcers on CT: forgotten, but not gone. Allen BC, Tirman P, Tobben JP, Evans JA, Leyendecker JR.. Abdom Imaging. 2015;40(1):19-25.

Endoscopic repair of gastrogastric fistulas aft er Roux-en-Y gastric bypass [abstract]. Jones JD, Pawa R, Evans JA.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2015;110(Suppl 1):S203-S204.

Identifying patients most likely to have a common bile duct stone after a positive intraoperative cholangiogram. Vadlamudi R, Conway J, Mishra G, Baillie J, Gilliam J, Fernandez A, Evans J.. Gastroenterol Hepatol (N Y). 2014;10(4):240-244.

Colonoscopy with miniprobe ultrasound helps identify mucosal, submucosal, and extramucosal colonic lesions [abstract]. Marion B, Conway J, Evans J, Mishra G.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2014;109(Suppl 2):S562.

Gastric schwannoma or gastrointestinal stromal tumor: is fine needle aspiration helpful? [abstract]. Oh S, Conway J, Evans J, Mishra G, Pawa R.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2014;109(Suppl 2):S583.

Duodenal gastrointestinal stromal tumor masquerading as refractory bleeding peptic ulcer [abstract]. Oh S, Evans J, Conway J, Mishra G, Pawa R.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2014;109(Suppl 2):S462-S463.

Metastatic lesions to the pancreas diagnosed by endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration: a single tertiary care center experience [abstract]. Oh S, Marion B, Pawa R, Evans J, Mishra G, Conway J.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2014;109(Suppl 2):S67.

Small bowel capsule endoscopy in patients with implantable cardiac defibrillators and permanent pacemakers [abstract]. Luthra A, Evans J.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2014;109(Suppl 2):S556.

A proposed 'modified criteria' for EUS can accurately identify patients best suited for either endoscopic ampullectomy or surgical excision [abstract]. Rejeski J, Kundu S, Evans J, Conway J, Hauser M, Pawa R, Mishra G.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2014;109(Suppl 2):S61-S62.

Successful endoscopic closure of tracheoesophageal fistula with APC and EVICEL fibrin sealant [abstract]. Wilson J, Benson PW, Evans J.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2014;109(Suppl 2):S550.

Single-operator peroral cholangioscopy (SpyGlass) for extraction of a cystic duct stone in the setting of Mirizzi's Syndrome post-remote cholecystectomy [abstract]. Benson P, Evans J, Conway J, Mishra G, Pawa R.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2013;108(Suppl 1):S247-S248.

Rectal ultrasound with FNA: a highly effective modality for delineating and diagnosing perirectal and presacral lesions [abstract]. Clark N, Conway J, Evans J, Mishra G.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2013;108(Suppl 1):S584.

A single-blind, prospective study for evaluation of transnasal endoscopy in patients with Roux-en-Y gastric bypass referred for upper endoscopy [abstract]. Hafemeister, A, Conway J, Mishra G, Fernandez A, Evans J.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2013;108(Suppl 1):S582.

Transrectal ultrasound (TRUS) helps select patients for transanal surgery for early rectal cancers and large polyps [abstract]. Lake A, Kundu S, Conway J, Evans J, Waters G, Bohl J, Mishra G.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2013;108(Suppl 1):S163.

Pancreas cystic lymphangioma diagnosed with EUS-FNA. Coe AW, Evans J, Conway J.. JOP. 2012;13(3):282-284.

I-SCAN is the preferred viewing modality for defining major papilla anatomy and influences desire for cannulation in ERCP [abstract]. Benson PW, Conway J, Evans JA.. Gastrointest Endosc. 2012;75(4 Suppl):AB482-483.

Can EUS prevent unnecessary ERCPs? [abstract]. Carriere VJ, Conway J, Baillie J, Evans JA, Gilliam JH, Mishra G.. Gastrointest Endosc. 2012;75(4 Suppl):AB191.

Pre and post endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography anesthesia time in patients receiving monitored anesthesia care versus general anesthesia [abstract]. Carriere VJ, Conway J, Mishra G, Roy R, Evans JA.. Gastrointest Endosc. 2012;75(4 Suppl):AB277.

Prospective single blinded study of endoscopic ultrasound prior to endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography for patients with a positive intra-operative cholangiogram [abstract]. Choo L, Mishra G, Conway J, Evans JA.. Gastrointest Endosc. 2012;75(4 Suppl):AB203.

Training fellows in endoscopic ultrasound: the impact on procedure time [abstract]. Choo L, Conway J, Evans JA, Mishra G.. Gastrointest Endosc. 2012;75(4 Suppl):AB286-287.

Safety and effectiveness of EUS and EUS-guided interventions in a large cohort of patients [abstract]. Gordon K, Conway J, Evans JA, Mishra G.. Gastrointest Endosc. 2012;75(4 Suppl):430.

Endoscopic ultrasound training: the impact on procedure time and complications [abstract]. Choo L, Mishra G, Evans JA, Conway J.. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2012;27(Suppl 4):54-55.

Prospective blinded study of endoscopic ultrasound prior to endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography for patients with a positive intra-operative cholangiogram [abstract]. Choo L, Mishra G, Conway J, Evans JA.. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2012;27(Suppl 4):54.

A novel method for performing multiple wire insertions during endoscopic cyst gastrostomy. Evans JA, Conway JD, Mishra G.. Gastrointest Endosc. 2010;71(3):612-614.

Difficult biliary cannulation. Lynch SP, Evans JA.. Curr Gastroenterol Rep. 2010;12(2):135-140.

Identifying patients most likely to have a common bile duct stone at ERCP after an abdominal intraoperative cholangiogram [abstract]. Vadlamudi RS, Conway JD, Kundu S, Mishra G, Baillie J, Evans JA.. Gastrointest Endosc. 2010;71(5):AB169.

Using external magnet guidance and endoscopically placed magnets to create suture-free gastro-enteral anastomoses. Myers C, Yellen B, Evans J, DeMaria E, Pryor A.. Surg Endosc. 2010;24(5):1104-1109.

Cost-effectiveness of prophylactic surgery for duodenal cancer in familial adenomatous polyposis. Greenblatt WH, Hur C, Knudsen AB, Evans JA, Chung DC, Gazelle GS.. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2009;18(10):2677-2684.

Change in size of gastric tumors arising from the muscularis propria in patients undergoing EUS [abstract]. Vadlamudi R, Canlas K, Kundu S, Conway J, Gadi B, Jowell P, Mishra G, Evans J.. Am J Gastroenterol. 2009;104(Suppl 3):S49.

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Associate Professor, Gastroenterology

Clinical Interests

Gastroenterology, Therapeutic Endoscopy
John A. Evans, M.D.

John A. Evans, M.D.

Associate Professor, Gastroenterology

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

John A. Evans, M.D.38 Ratings
1 Comments


 

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9/6/2016

I love *Dr. Evans as my GI doctor. He's one of the best on my team. I will always continue to work with him!!

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