Editorial Team

International Advisory Board

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Thoralf M. Sundt, MD (Cardiothoracic Surgery)

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
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Nicolas Demartines, MD, FACS, FRCS (Oncologic Surgery)

Department of Visceral Surgery, University Hospital of Lausanne (CHUV), Lausanne, Switzerland

Editors-In-Chief

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Alan D. L. Sihoe, MBBChir, MA(Cantab), FRCSEd(CTh), FCSHK, FHKAM, FCCP, FACS

Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
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Yupei Zhao, MD (General Surgery)

Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences, President of Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing, China

Associate Editors-In-Chief

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Diego Gonzalez-Rivas, MD, FECTS (Uniportal VATS)

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Coruña University Hospital, Coruña, Spain
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Taiping Zhang, MD (Pancreatic Surgery)

Department of General Surgery, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China

Associate Editors

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Ka-Li Frankie Leung (Orthopaedic Trauma)

Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
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Jin He

Department of Surgery, The Sol Goldman Pancreatic Cancer Research Center, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA.
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Kevin Phan, BSc (Adv) (Journal section: Spine Surgery)

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Sydney, Australia
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Yaxing Shen, MD (Thoracic Surgery)

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Zhongshan Hospital of Fudan University, Shanghai, China

Editorial Board (Thoracic Surgery)

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Abbas E. Abbas, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Temple University Hospital, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
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Thirugnanam Agasthian, MBBS, MMed (Surgery), FRCS (Ed), FRCS (G)

Division of Surgical Oncology, National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS)
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Jean-Marc Baste, MD, PhD

Surgical Department of general and thoracic surgery, Rouen University Hospital, Rouen, France
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Luca Bertolaccini, MD, PhD, FCCP

Thoracic Surgery-AUSL Romagna, Santa Maria delle Croci Teaching Hospital, Ravenna, Italy
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Alessandro Brunelli, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, St. James's University Hospital, Leeds, UK
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Robert J. Cerfolio, MD, MBA, FACS, FCCP

Clinical Division of Thoracic Surgery, New York University Langone Health, New York, NY, USA
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David Tom Cooke, MD, FCCP, FACS

Section of General Thoracic Surgery, University of California, Davis Health System, Sacramento, CA, USA
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Jose Luis J. Danguilan, MD

Lung Center of the Philippines, Quezon Avenue, Quezon City, Philippines
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Todd L. Demmy, MD, FACS, FCCP

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, USA
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Joel Dunning, FRCS, PhD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, UK
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Pierre-Emmanuel Falcoz, MD, PhD, FECTS

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Strasbourg University Hospital, Strasbourg, France
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Hiran C. Fernando, MD

Department of Surgery, Inova Fairfax Medical Campus, Falls Church, VA, USA
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Masatsugu Hamaji, MD, PhD

Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Kyoto University Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
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Mohsen Ibrahim, MD, PhD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sant'Andrea Hospital, University of Rome 'Sapienza', Rome, Italy
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Mahmoud Ismail, MD

Surgery, Charité University Hospital, Berlin, Germany
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Sanghoon Jheon, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seongnam-si, Korea
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Mingqiang Kang, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Fujian Medical University Union Hospital, Fuzhou, Fujian, China
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Peter J. Kneuertz, MD

Thoracic Surgery Division, Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH, USA
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Hyun Koo Kim, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Korea University Guro Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
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Jang Ming Lee, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
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Jay M. Lee, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
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Chaoyang Liang, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, China-Japan Friendship Hospital, Beijing, China
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Douglas Z Liou, MD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
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Virginia R. Litle, MD

Department of Surgery, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
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Franca Melfi, MD

Prof of Thoracic Surgery, Robotic Multispecialty Centre for Surgery; Minimally Invasive and Robotic Thoracic Surgery; University Hospital of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
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Marcello Migliore, MD, PhD, FETCS

Section of General Thoracic Surgery, University of Catania, Policlinic University Hospital, Catania, Italy
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Daniela Molena, MD

Thoracic Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
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Toshiaki Morikawa

Department of Chest Surgery, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Minato-City, Tokyo, Japan
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Ricardo A. Navarro, MD, FCCP

Thoracic Surgery Service, Sanatorio Allende, Cordoba, Argentina; Cardiothoracic Surgery, San Roque Hospital, Cordoba, Argentina
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Calvin S. H. Ng

Department of Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong, China
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Meinoshin Okumura, MD, PhD

Toneyama National Hospital, Osaka Japan
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Bernard J. Park, MD

Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
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René Horsleben Petersen

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
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Federico Rea, MD

Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardio-Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
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Inderpal S. Sarkaria, MD, FACS

Thoracic Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY USA
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Marco Scarci, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, San Gerardo Hospital, Monza, Italy
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K. Robert Shen, MD

Department of Surgery, Division of General Thoracic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
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Takashi Suda

Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Japan
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Alper Toker, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Istanbul Medical School, Istanbul University; Thoracic Surgery Program, Group Florence Nightingale Hospitals, Istanbul, Turkey
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Akif Turna, MD, PhD, FETCS

Istanbul University, Cerrahpaşa Medical School, Department of Thoracic Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey
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Giulia Veronesi, MD

Humanitas Research Hospital, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
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Wickii Thambiah Vigneswaran, MD, MBA, FACS, FRCSC, FRCSE (CTh), FICS,FCCP

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Loyola University Health System, System Director of Thoracic Surgery, Edward-Elmhurst Health, Maywood, IL, USA
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Benny Weksler, MBA, MD, FACS, FACCP

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pa, USA
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Nan Wu, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Peking University Cancer Hospital, Beijing, China

Editorial Board (Cardiac Surgery)

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Martin Andreas, MD, PhD

Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
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Tohru Asai, MD, PhD

Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta Tsukinowa, Otsu, Shiga, Japan , Japan
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Filip P. Casselman, MD, PhD, FETCS

Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, OLV Clinic, Aalst, Belgium
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Patrick G. Chan, MD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
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Allen Cheng, MD

Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
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W. Randolph Chitwood, Jr. MD, FACS, FRCS-England

Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA
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Danny Chu, MD, FACS

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
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John M. Craig, MD

Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee, Memphis, Tennessee, USA; Baptist Medical Group, Memphis, TN, USA
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Enrico Ferrari, MD, FETCS

Division of Cardiac Surgery and Division of Cardiovascular Research, University Hospital of Lausanne, Switzerland; Division of Cardiac Surgery, Cardiocentro Ticino Foundation, Lugano, Switzerland
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Theodor Fischlein, MD

Department of Cardiac Surgery, Klinikum Nürnberg, Nuremberg, Germany
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Leonard N. Girardi, MD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY, USA
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Daniel Hernandez-Vaquero, MD, PhD

Cardiac Surgery Department, Heart Area, Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias, Oviedo, Spain
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Richard Lee, MD, MBA

Center for Comprehensive Cardiovascular Care, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO, USA
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Johan van der Merwe, MBChB (Pret), MMED (Thorax)(Pret), FETCS (EBCTS)

Atlantic Cardiovascular and Thoracic Institute, Netcare Blaauwberg Hospital, Sunningdale, South Africa
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Tom C. Nguyen, MD, FACS, FACC

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, McGovern Medical School, Houston, TX, USA
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Davide Pacini

Department of Cardiac Surgery, S Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
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Louis P. Perrault, MD, PhD

Department of Cardiac Surgery, Montreal Heart Institute, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada
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Konstadinos A. Plestis, MD, FACS

System Chief, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery - Lankenau Heart Institute, Main Line Health, Wynnewood, PA, USA
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Ibrahim Sultan, MD

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Editorial Board (Gastrointestinal Surgery)

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Kfir Ben-David, MD, FACS

Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Miami Beach, FL, USA
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Luigi Boni, MD, FACS

Minimally Invasive Surgery Research Center, Department of Surgical and Morphological Sciences, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
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F. Charles Brunicardi, MD, FACS

Department of Surgery, David Geffen, School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
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Giovanni Dapri, MD, PhD

Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, European School of Laparoscopic Surgery, Saint-Pierre University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
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Michael Ka Wah Li, MBBS (London), MRCS, LRCP, FRCS, FCSHK, FHKAM

Minimally Invasive & Robotic Surgery Development, Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital, Hong Kong, China
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Xinxiang Li, MD, PhD

Fudan University Shanghai Cancer Center, Shanghai, China

Editorial Board (Hepato-biliary and Pancreatic Surgery)

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A. James Moser

The Pancreas and Liver Institute at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School, Palmer Building PA 612, 185 Pilgrim Road, Boston, MA 02215, USA.
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Ammar A. Javed, MD

Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
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Patrick Pessaux

The Hepato-Biliary and Pancreatic Surgical Unit, Nouvel Hopital Civil (NHC), Strasbourg, France
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Matteo Ravaioli, PhD

Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, S. Orsola and Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
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John A. Stauffer, MD

Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
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Matthew J. Weiss

Department of Surgery, Northwell Health Cancer Institute, Lake Success, NY, USA
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Rebekah R. White, MD

Department of Surgery, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA

Editorial Board (Urologic Surgery)

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Eric Chung MBBS, FRACS

A/Professor of Surgery, Consultant Urological Surgeon, The University of Queensland, Department of Urology, Princess Alexandra Hospital (Brisbane, QLD), Australia
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Faysal A Yafi, MD, FRCSC

Department of Urology, University of California Irvine, CA, USA
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Roger R. Dmochowski, MD

Department of Urology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
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Hiten RH Patel (Laparoscopy, Robotics, Telestration, Telementoring, TeleSurgery)

BMSc.Hons, BM, BCh, MRCS, PhD, FRCS(Urol), FRCS(Eng) Department of Urology, University Hospital North Norway, Norway & The Arctic University (University of Tromso, UiT)

Editorial Board (Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery)

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Marco Innocenti, MD

Plastic and Reconstructive Microsurgery, Careggi University Hospital, Florence, Italy
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A. Lee Osterman, MD, FAOA

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
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Jens Ahm Sørensen, MD, PhD

Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Odense University Hospital, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark

Managing Editor

Grace S. Li

Editorial Office, Journal of Visualized Surgery

Corresponding Editor

Skylar F. Gao

Editorial Office, Journal of Visualized Surgery

Language Editors

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Jeremy Dean Chapnick

Chief Language Editor, AME Hong Kong office; United States University Carthage College, Wisconsin, USA (Sept. 2012 to May 2016)
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John Ayric Gray

Chief Language Editor, AME Hong Kong office; University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada (Sept. 2004-June 2009)

Science Editors

Limor L. Fan

Editorial Office, Journal of Visualized Surgery

Hailing Lian

Editorial Office, Journal of Visualized Surgery

Wei-En Fan

Editorial Office, Journal of Visualized Surgery

Academic Editors

JOVS appreciates the support from a strong team of academic editors who help to identify newly published research articles which have great clinical significance and as well as recommend international experts in the field to comment on the new publications. The list of the academic editors is available here: http://www.theaber.com/academicEditorList.