James Gagermeier
  • Associate Professor
  • Medical Director, Pulmonary Medicine
  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Pulmonary Hypertension, Lung Transplantation, Interventional Pulmonology
Board Certifications
  • Critical Care - Subspecialty Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease - Subspecialty Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine

Subtherapeutic ganciclovir (GCV) levels and GCV-resistant cytomegalovirus in lung transplant recipientsGagermeier,J. P.; Rusinak,J. D.; Lurain,N. S.; Alex,C. G.; Dilling,D. F.; Wigfield,C. H.; Love,R. B.Transplant infectious disease : an official journal of the Transplantation Society 2014 ;16(6):941-950

Usefulness of pH monitoring in predicting the survival status of patients with scleroderma awaiting lung transplantationFisichella,P. M.; Reder,N. P.; Gagermeier,J.; Kovacs,E. J.The Journal of surgical research 2014 ;189(2):232-237

The prevalence and extent of gastroesophageal reflux disease correlates to the type of lung transplantation.Fisichella,P. M.; Davis,C. S.; Shankaran,V.; Gagermeier,J.; Dilling,D.; Alex,C. G.; Kovacs,E. J.; Joehl,R. J.; Love,R. B.Surgical laparoscopy, endoscopy & percutaneous techniques 2012 ;22(1):46-51

Pulmonary immune changes early after laparoscopic antireflux surgery in lung transplant patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease.Fisichella,P. M.; Davis,C. S.; Lowery,E.; Pittman,M.; Gagermeier,J.; Love,R. B.; Kovacs,E. J.Journal of Surgical Research 2012 ;177(2):e65-73

Laparoscopic antireflux surgery for gastroesophageal reflux disease after lung transplantation.Fisichella,P. M.; Davis,C. S.; Gagermeier,J.; Dilling,D.; Alex,C. G.; Dorfmeister,J. A.; Kovacs,E. J.; Love,R. B.; Gamelli,R. L.Journal of Surgical Research 2011 ;170(2):e279-86

Challenges in the diagnosis of 2009 H1N1 in a lung transplant patient and the long-term implications for prevention and treatment: a case report.Davis,C. S.; Deburghgraeve,C. R.; Yong,S.; Parada,J. P.; Palladino-Davis,A. G.; Lowery,E.; Gagermeier,J.; Fisichella,P. M.Transplantation proceedings 2010 ;42(10):4295-4299

A review of the potential applications and controversies of non-invasive testing for biomarkers of aspiration in the lung transplant populationDavis,C. S.; Gagermeier,J.; Dilling,D.; Alex,C.; Lowery,E.; Kovacs,E. J.; Love,R. B.; Fisichella,P. M.Clinical transplantation 2010 ;24(3):E54-61

Gastroesophageal reflux disease after lung transplantation: pathophysiology and implications for treatment.Davis,C. S.; Shankaran,V.; Kovacs,E. J.; Gagermeier,J.; Dilling,D.; Alex,C. G.; Love,R. B.; Sinacore,J.; Fisichella,P. M.Surgery 2010 ;148(4):737-744

Prospective study of cardiac sarcoid mimicking arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasiaVasaiwala,S. C.; Finn,C.; Delpriore,J.; Leya,F.; Gagermeier,J.; Akar,J. G.; Santucci,P.; Dajani,K.; Bova,D.; Picken,M. M.; Basso,C.; Marcus,F.; Wilber,D. J.Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology 2009 ;20(5):473-476

Abnormal vascular phenotypes in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and secondary pulmonary hypertension.Gagermeier,J.; Dauber,J.; Yousem,S.; Gibson,K.; Kaminski,N.Chest 2005 ;128(6 Suppl):601S

Medical School
  • University of Toledo College of Medicine
  • Loyola University Medical Center, Internal Medicine: General
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Transplant Medicine/Interventional Pulmonology
  • German