Brandon Chapman, MD
Assistant Professor, Surgery-GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Photo
Download CV
Medical School:
  • MD, University of Vermont College of Medicine (2012)
Graduate Schools :
  • MS, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center (2017)
  • MS, Colorado State University (2008)
Undergraduate School:
  • BSc, Colorado State University (CO) (2006)
Internship:
  • University of Colorado (2012)
Residency:
  • University of Colorado, Chief Resident, Surgery (2019)
Fellowships:
  • University of Tennessee College of Medicine-Chattanooga Program, Colon and Rectal Surgery (2020)
Languages: English
Department: Surgery-GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery

Professional Titles

  • Assistant Professor

Recognition & Awards

  • The J. Cuthbert Owens Award for Excellence in Teaching and Patient Care, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Department of Surgery (2018)
  • Resident da Vinci Training Program Simulator Olympics Champion, Intuitive (2017)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, University of Vermont College of Medicine (2011)
  • The Charles and Sylvia Schechtman Prize for Excellence in Clinical Care, University of Vermont College of Medicine (2011)

Research Interests

My research interests are focused on clinical outcomes in colorectal surgery for colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, and other benign conditions of the colon and rectum to maximize patient outcomes.

Publications

  • Overbey DM, Carmichael H, Wikiel KJ, Hirth DA, Chapman BC, Moore JT, Barnett CC, Jones TS, Robinson TN, Jones EL. Monopolar stray energy in robotic surgery. Surg Endosc. 2020 May 8. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32385708
  • Vogel JD, de Campos-Lobato LF, Chapman BC, Bronsert MR, Birnbaum EH, Meguid RA. Rectal prolapse surgery in males and females: An ACS NSQIP-based comparative analysis of over 12,000 patients. Am J Surg. 2020 Jan 17. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31987495
  • Wikiel KJ, Overbey DM, Carmichael H, Chapman BC, Moore JT, Barnett CC, Jones TS, Robinson TN, Jones EL. Stray energy transfer in single-incision robotic surgery. Surg Endosc. 2020 Jun 26. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32591940
  • Chapman BC, Goddard AL, Schmitt CM, Mohr MR, Dozier TM, Nelson EC. Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid of the Anal Canal Resulting in Anal Stricture. Am Surg. 2020 Nov 1;:3134820952382. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33131279
  • Chapman BC, Shepherd B, Moore R, Stanley DJ, Nelson EC. Dual adjunct therapy with dexamethasone and dexmedetomidine in transversus abdominis plane blocks reduces postoperative opioid use in colorectal surgery. Am J Surg. 2020 Sep 26. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33012502
  • Wikiel KJ, Overbey DM, Carmichael H, Chapman BC, Moore JT, Barnett CC, Jones TS, Robinson TN, Jones EL. Stray energy transfer in single-incision robotic surgery. Surg Endosc. 2020 Jun 26. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32591940
  • Overbey DM, Carmichael H, Wikiel KJ, Hirth DA, Chapman BC, Moore JT, Barnett CC, Jones TS, Robinson TN, Jones EL. Monopolar stray energy in robotic surgery. Surg Endosc. 2020 May 8. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32385708
  • Vogel JD, de Campos-Lobato LF, Chapman BC, Bronsert MR, Birnbaum EH, Meguid RA. Rectal prolapse surgery in males and females: An ACS NSQIP-based comparative analysis of over 12,000 patients. Am J Surg. 2020 Sep;220(3):697-705. PubMed PMID: 31987495
  • Chapman BC, Edgcomb M, Gleisner A, Vogel JD. Outcomes in rectal cancer patients undergoing laparoscopic or robotic low anterior resection compared to open: a propensity-matched analysis of the NCDB (2010-2015). Surg Endosc. 2020 Nov;34(11):4754-4771. PubMed PMID: 31728754
  • Torphy RJ, Chapman BC, Friedman C, Nguyen C, Bartsch CG, Meguid C, Ahrendt SA, McCarter MD, Del Chiaro M, Schulick RD, Edil BH, Gleisner A. Quality of Life Following Major Laparoscopic or Open Pancreatic Resection. Ann Surg Oncol. 2019 Sep;26(9):2985-2993. PubMed PMID: 31228131
  • Chapman BC, Edgcomb M, Gleisner A, Vogel JD. Outcomes in rectal cancer patients undergoing laparoscopic or robotic low anterior resection compared to open: a propensity-matched analysis of the NCDB (2010-2015). Surg Endosc. 2019 Nov 14. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31728754
  • Chapman BC, Weyant M, Hilton S, Hosokawa PW, McCarter MD, Gleisner A, Nader ND, Gajdos C. Analysis of the National Cancer Database Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma in the United States. Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Nov;108(5):1535-1542. PubMed PMID: 31302081
  • Chapman BC, Goodman K, Hosokawa P, Gleisner A, Cowan ML, Birnbaum E, Vogel JD. Improved survival in rectal cancer patients who are treated with long-course versus short-course neoadjuvant radiotherapy: A propensity-matched analysis of the NCDB. J Surg Oncol. 2019 Mar;119(4):518-531. PubMed PMID: 30637750
  • Torphy RJ, Friedman C, Halpern A, Chapman BC, Ahrendt SS, McCarter MM, Edil BH, Schulick RD, Gleisner A. Comparing Short-term and Oncologic Outcomes of Minimally Invasive Versus Open Pancreaticoduodenectomy Across Low and High Volume Centers. Ann Surg. 2019 Dec;270(6):1147-1155. PubMed PMID: 29771723
  • King BBT, Chapman BC, Gleisner A, Stewart C, Friedman C, Kwak JJ, McCarter MD, Kounalakis N. Postbiopsy Pigmentation is Prognostic in Head and Neck Melanoma. Ann Surg Oncol. 2019 Apr;26(4):1046-1054. PubMed PMID: 30706226
  • Chapman BC, Gajdos C, Hosokawa P, Henderson W, Paniccia A, Overbey DM, Gleisner A, Schulick RD, McCarter MD, Edil BH. Comparison of laparoscopic to open pancreaticoduodenectomy in elderly patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Surg Endosc. 2018 May;32(5):2239-2248. PubMed PMID: 29067580
  • Chapman BC, Gleisner A, Rigg D, Messersmith W, Paniccia A, Meguid C, Gajdos C, McCarter MD, Schulick RD, Edil BH. Perioperative and Survival Outcomes Following Neoadjuvant FOLFIRINOX versus Gemcitabine Abraxane in Patients with Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. JOP. 2018 Mar;19(2):75-85. PubMed PMID: 29950957
  • Trinh BB, Chapman BC, Gleisner A, Kwak JJ, Morgan R, McCarter MD, Gajdos C, Kounalakis N. SPECT/CT Adds Distinct Lymph Node Basins and Influences Radiologic Findings and Surgical Approach for Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Head and Neck Melanoma. Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Jun;25(6):1716-1722. PubMed PMID: 29330718
  • Chapman BC, Gleisner A, Ibrahim-Zada I, Overbey DM, Paniccia A, Meguid C, Brauer B, Gajdos C, McCarter MD, Schulick RD, Edil BH. Laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy: changing the management of ampullary neoplasms. Surg Endosc. 2018 Feb;32(2):915-922. PubMed PMID: 28779245
  • Chapman BC, Gleisner A, Rigg D, Meguid C, Goodman K, Brauer B, Gajdos C, Schulick RD, Edil BH, McCarter MD. Perioperative outcomes and survival following neoadjuvant stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) versus intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) in pancreatic adenocarcinoma. J Surg Oncol. 2018 Apr;117(5):1073-1083. PubMed PMID: 29448308
  • Chapman BC, Paniccia A, Ryan C, Schulick RD, Edil BH. Laparoscopic Spleen-Preserving Total Pancreatectomy for a Main-Duct Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm. Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 Feb;24(2):560. PubMed PMID: 27590330
  • Overbey DM, Cowan ML, Hosokawa PW, Chapman BC, Vogel JD. Laparoscopic colectomy in obese patients: a comparison of laparoscopic and hand-assisted laparoscopic techniques. Surg Endosc. 2017 Oct;31(10):3912-3921. PubMed PMID: 28281115
  • Overbey DM, Glebova NO, Chapman BC, Hosokawa PW, Eun JC, Nehler MR. Morbidity of endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair is directly related to diameter. J Vasc Surg. 2017 Oct;66(4):1037-1047.e7. PubMed PMID: 28433338
  • Overbey DM, Hilton SA, Chapman BC, Townsend NT, Barnett CC, Robinson TN, Jones EL. Hand-to-hand coupling and strategies to minimize unintentional energy transfer during laparoscopic surgery. J Surg Res. 2017 Nov;219:103-107. PubMed PMID: 29078867
  • Stewart CL, Gleisner A, Kwak J, Chapman B, Pearlman N, Gajdos C, McCarter M, Kounalakis N. Implications of Sentinel Lymph Node Drainage to Multiple Basins in Head and Neck Melanoma. Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 May;24(5):1386-1391. PubMed PMID: 28058553
  • Chapman BC, Paniccia A, Hosokawa PW, Henderson WG, Overbey DM, Messersmith W, McCarter MD, Gleisner A, Edil BH, Schulick RD, Gajdos C. Impact of Facility Type and Surgical Volume on 10-Year Survival in Patients Undergoing Hepatic Resection for Hepatocellular Carcinoma. J Am Coll Surg. 2017 Mar;224(3):362-372. PubMed PMID: 27923615
  • Chapman BC, Hosokawa P, Henderson W, Paniccia A, Overbey DM, Messersmith W, Lieu C, Stiegmann GV, Schulick RD, Gajdos C. Impact of neoadjuvant chemoradiation on perioperative outcomes in patients with rectal cancer. J Surg Oncol. 2017 Jun;115(8):1033-1044. PubMed PMID: 28334436
  • Jones EL, Overbey DM, Chapman BC, Jones TS, Hilton SA, Moore JT, Robinson TN. Operating Room Fires and Surgical Skin Preparation. J Am Coll Surg. 2017 Jul;225(1):160-165. PubMed PMID: 28189662
  • Chapman BC, Herbert B, Rodil M, Salotto J, Stovall RT, Biffl W, Johnson J, Burlew CC, Barnett C, Fox C, Moore EE, Jurkovich GJ, Pieracci FM. RibScore: A novel radiographic score based on fracture pattern that predicts pneumonia, respiratory failure, and tracheostomy. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Jan;80(1):95-101. PubMed PMID: 26683395
  • Paniccia A, Chapman BC, Edil BH, Schulick RD. The video illustrates the key steps performed during a total laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy (TLP). Asvide 2016; 3: 295. doi:10.21037/asvide.2016.295
  • Paniccia A, Chapman BC, Edil BH, Schulick RD. The video illustrates the key steps performed during a total laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy (TLP). Asvide 2016; 3: 295. doi:10.21037/asvide.2016.295.
  • Paniccia A, Chapman BC, Edil BH, Schulick RD. Total Laparoscopic Pancreaticoduodenectomy. J Vis Surg 2016 Aug;2:130.
  • Chapman BC, Gleisner A, Kwak JJ, Hosokawa P, Paniccia A, Merkow JS, Koo PJ, Gajdos C, Pearlman NW, McCarter MD, Kounalakis N. SPECT/CT Improves Detection of Metastatic Sentinel Lymph Nodes in Patients with Head and Neck Melanoma. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Aug;23(8):2652-7. PubMed PMID: 26983744
  • Chapman BC, Merkow J, Paniccia A, Overbey DM, Gipson M, Stiegmann G, Vogel JD. Efficacy of fibrin glue therapy for abscess-associated enteric fistulas. Tech Coloproctol. 2016 Sep;20(9):641-6. PubMed PMID: 27522598
  • Chapman BC, Moore HB, Overbey DM, Morton AP, Harnke B, Gerich ME, Vogel JD. Fecal microbiota transplant in patients with Clostridium difficile infection: A systematic review. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Oct;81(4):756-64. PubMed PMID: 27648772
  • Stewart CL, Meguid C, Chapman B, Schulick R, Edil BH. Evolving Trends Towards Minimally Invasive Surgery for Solid-Pseudopapillary Neoplasms. Ann Surg Oncol. 2016 Dec;23(13):4165-4168. PubMed PMID: 27510845
  • Chapman BC, Overbey DM, Tesfalidet F, Schramm K, Stovall RT, French A, Johnson JL, Burlew CC, Barnett C, Moore EE, Pieracci FM. Clinical Utility of Chest Computed Tomography in Patients with Rib Fractures CT Chest and Rib Fractures. Arch Trauma Res. 2016 Dec;5(4):e37070. PubMed PMID: 28144607
  • Overbey DM, Townsend NT, Chapman BC, Bennett DT, Foley LS, Rau AS, Yi JA, Jones EL, Stiegmann GV, Robinson TN. Surgical Energy-Based Device Injuries and Fatalities Reported to the Food and Drug Administration. J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Jul;221(1):197-205.e1. PubMed PMID: 26095572
  • Chapman BC, McIntosh KE, Jones EL, Wells D, Stiegmann GV, Robinson TN. Postoperative pneumoperitoneum: is it normal or pathologic?. J Surg Res. 2015 Jul;197(1):107-11. PubMed PMID: 25940159
  • Chapman BC, DeSanto K, Salman B, Edil BH. Open and Minimally Invasive Pancreatic Surgery - Review of the literature. Translational Cancer Research. 2015 Dec;4(6):582-607.
  • Chapman BC, Jones T, McManus MC, Shah R, Gajdos C. Metastatic papillary gallbladder carcinoma with a unique presentation and clinical course. JOP. 2014 Sep 28;15(5):515-9. PubMed PMID: 25262725
  • Chapman B, Paquette C, Tooke C, Schwartz M, Osler T, Weaver D, Wilcox R, Hyman N. Impact of Schwartz enhanced visualization solution on staging colorectal cancer and clinicopathological features associated with lymph node count. Dis Colon Rectum. 2013 Sep;56(9):1028-35. PubMed PMID: 23929011
  • Chapman BC, Moore EE, Barnett C, Stovall RT, Biffl WL, Burlew CC, Bensard DD, Jurkovich GJ, Pieracci FM. Hypercoagulability following blunt solid abdominal organ injury: when to initiate anticoagulation. Am J Surg. 2013 Dec;206(6):917-22; discussion 922-3. PubMed PMID: 24112665
View All (43 Total) View Less

Professional Memberships

  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, Young Surgeon's Committee

Practice Locations

University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)
12605 E. 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-848-0000

Denver Veterans Affairs Medical Center
1055 Clermont St
Denver, CO 80220
1-888-336-8262

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital
  • Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Center Affiliations

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery, Board Certification (2019, 2019)
  • Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy (FUSE), Certificate (0001)
  • Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery (FLS), Certificate (0001)
  • Fundamentals of Endoscopic Surgery (FES), Certificate (0001)
  • Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS), Certificate (0001)
  • Da Vinci Robotic Surgery, Specialized Training (0001)
Conditions & Treatments
  • Cancers - Anal Cancer
  • Cancers
  • Cancers - Cancer Surgery
  • Cancers - Cancer Prevention
  • Cancers - Colorectal Cancer
  • Digestive System - Colonoscopy
  • Digestive System
  • Digestive System - Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Digestive System - Hemorrhoids
  • Digestive System - Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD): Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, microscopic colitis
  • Surgery - Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Surgery - Robotic Surgery
Personal Interests
In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my two daughters, Gracie and Elly, and my wife Lisa. I also enjoy living an active lifestyle including cycling, resistance training, camping, wakeboarding, snowboarding, and basketball.

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, University of Vermont College of Medicine (2012)
Graduate Schools:
  • MS, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center (2017)
  • MS, Colorado State University (2008)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BSc, Colorado State University (CO) (2006)
Internships:
  • University of Colorado (2012)
Residency Programs:
  • University of Colorado, Chief Resident, Surgery (2019)
Fellowships:
  • University of Tennessee College of Medicine-Chattanooga Program, Colon and Rectal Surgery (2020)
Download CV
Languages: English
Department: Surgery-GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
;