Prosanto Chaudhury

Academic title(s): 

Associate Professor

Contact Information
Email address: 
prosanto.chaudhury [at]
514-934-1934, ext. 31951
Royal Victoria Hospital (RVH)
General surgery and oncology
Hospital title: 
Clinical Interests: 

Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery; Pancreatic Cancer; Biliary Tract Cancer; Colon Cancer Liver Metastasis; Hepatocellular Carcinoma


M.Sc., Oxford; MD, McGill

Selected publications: 

1: Kao LS, Ball CG, Chaudhury PK; for Members of the Evidence Based Reviews in
Surgery Group. Evidence-based Reviews in Surgery: Early Cholecystectomy for
Cholecystitis. Ann Surg. 2018 Dec;268(6):940-942. doi:
10.1097/SLA.0000000000002867. PubMed PMID: 29916874.

2: Sandal S, Paraskevas S, Cantarovich M, Baran D, Chaudhury P, Tchervenkov JI,
Sapir-Pichhadze R. Renal resistance thresholds during hypothermic machine
perfusion and transplantation outcomes - a retrospective cohort study. Transpl
Int. 2018 Jun;31(6):658-669. doi: 10.1111/tri.13146. Epub 2018 Mar 25. PubMed
PMID: 29493843.

3: Bhat M, Ghali P, Dupont B, Hilzenrat R, Tazari M, Roy A, Chaudhury P, Alvarez
F, Carrier M, Bilodeau M. Proposal of a novel MELD exception point system for
hepatocellular carcinoma based on tumor characteristics and dynamics. J Hepatol.
2017 Feb;66(2):374-381. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2016.10.008. Epub 2016 Oct 15. PubMed
PMID: 27751840.

4: Chaudhury PK, Jeschke MG, Monson JR; Evidence Based Reviews in Surgery Group.
What is the diagnostic value of C-reactive protein for the prediction and the
exclusion of postoperative infectious complication after colorectal surgery? Can
J Surg. 2014 Dec;57(6):417-9. PubMed PMID: 25421085; PubMed Central PMCID:

5: Jamal MH, Doi SA, Moser AJ, Dumitra S, abou Khalil J, Simoneau E, Chaudhury P,
Onitilo AA, Metrakos P, Barkun JS. McGill Brisbane Symptom Score for patients
with resectable pancreatic head adenocarcinoma. World J Gastroenterol. 2014 Sep
14;20(34):12226-32. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i34.12226. PubMed PMID: 25232256; PubMed
Central PMCID: PMC4161807.

6: Boily G, Villeneuve JP, Lacoursière L, Chaudhury P, Couture F, Ouellet JF,
Lapointe R, Goulet S, Gervais N; Comité de l'évolution des pratiques en
oncologie. Transarterial embolization therapies for the treatment of
hepatocellular carcinoma: CEPO review and clinical recommendations. HPB (Oxford).
2015 Jan;17(1):52-65. doi: 10.1111/hpb.12273. Epub 2014 Jun 24. Review. PubMed
PMID: 24961288; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4266441.

7: Abou Khalil J, Mayo N, Dumitra S, Jamal M, Chaudhury P, Metrakos P, Barkun J.
Pancreatic fistulae after a pancreatico-duodenectomy: are
pancreatico-gastrostomies safer than pancreatico-jejunostomies? An
expertise-based trial and propensity-score adjusted analysis. HPB (Oxford). 2014
Dec;16(12):1062-7. doi: 10.1111/hpb.12294. Epub 2014 Jun 19. PubMed PMID:
24946170; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4253328.

8: Chaudhury PK, Stephen WJ, Dozois EJ; Members of the Evidence Based Reviews in
Surgery Group. CAGS and ACS evidence based reviews in surgery. 47. Does the
long-term use of aspirin decrease the risk of death due to cancer? Can J Surg.
2013 Dec;56(6):427-9. PubMed PMID: 24284152; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3859787.

9: Lee L, Saleem A, Landry T, Latimer E, Chaudhury P, Feldman LS. Cost
effectiveness of mesh prophylaxis to prevent parastomal hernia in patients
undergoing permanent colostomy for rectal cancer. J Am Coll Surg. 2014
Jan;218(1):82-91. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2013.09.015. Epub 2013 Sep 29.
PubMed PMID: 24210147.

10: Garonzik-Wang JM, Sullivan B, Hiller JM, Cass V, Tchervenkow J, Feldman L,
Baran D, Chaudhury P, Cantarovich M, Segev DL, Montgomery RA. International
kidney paired donation. Transplantation. 2013 Oct 15;96(7):e55-6. doi:
10.1097/TP.0b013e3182a68879. PubMed PMID: 24100847.


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