Physician’s Profile

Tracey D. Arnell, MD

Top Doctor: 
Chief, Division of General Surgery
Vice Chair, Medical Education, Department of Surgery
Chairman, Committee on Appointments and Promotions
Director, General Surgery Residency Program
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Gallbladder Surgery
Hiatal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Laparoscopic Fundoplication
Laparoscopic Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Stomach Surgery

New York Magazine's Top Doctors, 2015-2016

Bohmfalk Award for Teaching in the Clinical Years, 2005

Harbor-UCLA Faculty Teaching Award, 2002

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, University of Washington School of Medicine

Graduation with Honors, University of Washington School of Medicine

Oliak D, Yamini D, Udani VM, Lewis RJ, Arnell T, Vargas H, Stamos MJ.Initial nonoperative management for periappendiceal abscess. Dis Colon Rectum. 2001;44:936-941.
Oliak D, Yamini D, Udani VM, Lewis RJ, Vargas H, Arnell T, Stamos MJ. Nonoperative management of perforated appendicitis without periappendiceal mass. Am J Surg. 2000;179:177-181.
Oliak D, Yamini D, Udani VM, Lewis RJ, Vargas H, Arnell T, Stamos MJ. Can perforated appendicitis be diagnosed preoperatively based on admission factors? J Gastrointest Surg 2000;4:470-474.
Faynsod M, Stamos MJ, Arnell T, Borden C, Udani S, Vargas H. A Case-Control Study of Laparoscopic Versus Open Sigmoid Colectomy for Diverticular Disease. American Surgeon 2000;66:841-843.
Faynsod M, Stamos MJ, Arnell T, Borden C, Udani S, Vargas H. Patterns of recurrence in anal canal carcinoma. Amer Surg 2000;135:1090-1093.
Ko CY, Rusin LC, Schoetz DJ, Moreau L, Coller JA, Murray JJ, Roberts PL, Arnell TD. Does better functional result equate with better quality of life? Implications for surgical treatment in familial adenomatous polyposis Dis Colon Rectum 2000;43:829-835.
Oliak D, Yamini D, Udani VM, Lewis RJ, Vargas H, Arnell T, Stamos MJ. Non-operative management of perforated appendicitis without periappendiceal mass Am J Surg 2000;279:177-181.
Arnell T, Stamos MJ, Takahashi P, Ojha S, Sze G, Eysselin V: Colonic Stents in Colorectal Obstruction. Am Surg 1998;64(10):986-988.
Toosie K, Chang L, Renslo R, Arnell T, Bongard F, Stabile B, de Virgilio C: Early Computed Tomography is Rarely Necessary in Gallstone Pancreatitis. Am Surg 1997;63(10):904-907.
de Virgilio C, Mercado P, Arnell T, Donayre C, Bongard F, White R: Noniatrogenic Vascular Trauma in the Pediatric Population: A Ten Year Experience at a Level 1 Trauma Center. Am Surg 1997;63(9):781-784.
de Virgilio C, Toosie K, Arnell T, Lewis R, Donayre C, Baker J, White R. Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis Screening in Males with Lower Exrtremity Atherosclerosis: A Prospective Study. Ann Vasc Surg 1997;11:374-377.
Theuer C, de Virgilio C, Keese G, Arnell T, French S, Tolmos J, Stabile B, Klein S, Powers W, Oh T: Gastric Adenocarcinoma in Patients 40 Years of Age and Younger. Am J Surg 1996;172:473-477.
Arnell TD, de Virgilio C, Donayre C, Grant E, Baker JD, White R. Abdominal aortic aneurysm screening in elderly males with atherosclerosis: the value of physical exam. Am Surg. 1996;62:861-864.
Arnell T, de Virgilio C, Chang C, Bongard F, Stabile B: Guidelines for Intensive Care Monitoring in Gallstone Pancreatitis: A Prospective Study. Am Surg 1996;62:815-819.
de Virgilio C, Pak S, Arnell T, Donayre C, Lewis R, Stabile B, White R: Cardiac Assessment Prior to Vascular Surgery: Is Dipyridamole-Sestamibi Necessary? Ann Vasc Surg 1996;10:325-329.
Arnell TD, Stabile BE. Acute Colonic Diverticulitis. Problems in General Surgery, Surgical Infections 2002;19:109-120.
Arnell TD. Anorectal Trauma. Clinics Colon Rectal Surg 2001;14:285-290.
Arnell TD, Stamos MJ. Small Bowel Obstruction. Clinics Colon Rectal Surg 2001;14:69-80.
Arnell TD, Stamos MJ. Adhesions. Perspectives Colon Rectal Surg 2000;13(1):67-76.
Arnell TD, Stamos MJ. Anorectal Disorders, in General Surgery Educational Review Manual, New York, Castle Connolly 2000.
Arnell TD, Stamos MJ: Sphincterotomy for Anal Fissure. Seminars in Colon & Rectal Surgery 1997;8(1):24-28.