Dr. KMarie Reid

KMarie King, M.D., M.S., M.B.A., F.A.C.S.  

Professor of Surgery


Phone: (404) 616-1415
E-mail: kmking@msm.edu


Mayo Clinic
Fellowship: Hepato-pancreato-biliary Surgery

University of Pittsburgh
Residency: General Surgery

Mayo Clinic
Masters Degree: Biomedical Sciences

Brandeis University
Masters Degree: Business Administration

Washington University School of Medicine

St. Joseph’s College
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Biology

Research Interests

Colorectal Liver Metastases, Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma, Gastric adenocarcinoma

Clinical Interests

Hepatic, Pancreas, and Foregut Surgery, Robotic and MIS Surgery, Sarcoma, General Surgery

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery


A sampling

Reid Lombardo KM, Gay G, Patel-Parekh L, Ajani JA, Donohue JH, Gastric Patient Care Evaluation Group from The Commission On Cancer. Treatment of Gastric Adenocarcinoma May Differ Among Hospital Types In The United States, A Report From The National Cancer Data Base. J Gastrointest Surg. 2007 Apr; 11(4):410-9; Discussion 419-20. Epub 2007 Mar 14. PMID:17436123. PMCID:1852379. DOI:10.1007/S11605-006-0040-8.

Reid KM, Ramos-De La Medina A, Donohue JH. Diagnosis and Surgical Management of Gallbladder Cancer: A Review. J Gastrointest Surg. 2007 May; 11(5):671-81. PMID:17468929.

Sarr MG, Schnelldorfer T, Lombardo KMR, Chari ST. Advances in Our Understanding Of Cystic Neoplasms Of The Pancreas. Am J Surg. 2007 Oct; 194(4A Suppl S):S100-3. 

Reid Lombardo KM, Farnell MB, Crippa S, Barnett M, Maupin G, Bassi C, Traverso LW, Pancreatic Anastomotic Leak Study Group. Pancreatic Anastomotic Leakage After Pancreaticoduodenectomy in 1,507 Patients: A Report from The Pancreatic Anastomotic Leak Study Group. J Gastrointest Surg. 2007 Nov; 11(11):1451-8; Discussion 1459. Epub 2007 Aug 21. PMID:17710506. DOI:10.1007/S11605-007-0270-4.

Reid Lombardo KM, Ramos-De La Medina A, Thomsen K, Harmsen WS, Farnell MB. Long-Term Anastomotic Complications After Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Benign Diseases. J Gastrointest Surg. 2007 Dec; 11(12):1704-11. Epub 2007 Oct 11. PMID:17929105. DOI:10.1007/S11605-007-0369-7.

Reid Lombardo KM, St Sauver J, Li Z, Ahrens WA, Unni KK, Que FG. Incidence, Prevalence, And Management of Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm In Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1984-2005: A Population Study. Pancreas. 2008 Aug; 37(2):139-44. PMID:18665073. PMCID:2597181. DOI:10.1097/MPA.0b013e318162a10f.

Barton JG, Barrett DA, Maricevich MA, Schnelldorfer T, Wood CM, Smyrk TC, Baron TH, Sarr MG, Donohue JH, Farnell MB, Kendrick ML, Nagorney DM, Lombardo KMR, Que FG. Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm of the Biliary Tract: A Real Disease? HPB. 2009; 11(8):684-91. 

Boostrom SY, Nagorney DM, Donohue JH, Harmsen S, Thomsen K, Que F, Kendrick M, Reid Lombardo KM. Impact of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy With FOLFOX/FOLFIRI On Disease-Free And Overall Survival Of Patients With Colorectal Metastases. J Gastrointest Surg. 2009 Nov; 13(11):2003-9; Discussion 2009-10. Epub 2009 Sep 16. PMID:19760306. PMCID:2813967. DOI:10.1007/S11605-009-1007-3.

Reid Lombardo KM, Mathis KL, Wood CM, Harmsen WS, Sarr MG. Frequency of Extra-pancreatic Neoplasms In Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm Of The Pancreas: Implications For Management. Ann Surg. 2010 Jan; 251(1):64-9. PMID:19858708. DOI:10.1097/SLA.0b013e3181b5ad1e.

Reid Lombardo KM, Petersen GM. Understanding Genetic Epidemiologic Association Studies Part 1: Fundamentals. Surgery. 2010 Apr; 147(4):469-74. Epub 2009 Dec 03. PMID:19962167. PMCID:2843757. DOI:10.1016/J.Surg.2009.10.026.

Vijan SS, Ahmed KA, Harmsen WS, Que FG, Reid Lombardo KM, Nagorney DM, Donohue JH, Farnell MB, Kendrick ML. Laparoscopic Vs Open Distal Pancreatectomy: A Single-Institution Comparative Study. Arch Surg. 2010 Jul; 145(7):616-21. PMID:20644122. DOI:10.1001/Archsurg.2010.120.

Reid Lombardo KM, Khan S, Sclabas G. Hepatic Cysts and Liver Abscess. Surg Clin North Am. 2010 Aug; 90(4):679-97. PMID:20637941. DOI:10.1016/J.Suc.2010.04.004.

Grotz TE, Nagorney D, Donohue J, Que F, Kendrick M, Farnell M, Harmsen S, Mulligan D, Nguyen J, Rosen C, Reid Lombardo KM. Hepatic Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma: Is Transplantation The Only Treatment Option? HPB (Oxford). 2010 Oct; 12(8):546-53. Epub 2010 Sep 02. PMID:20887322. PMCID:2997660. DOI:10.1111/J.1477-2574.2010.00213.X.

Khan S, Sclabas G, Reid Lombardo KM. Population-Based Epidemiology, Risk Factors and Screening Of Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm Patients. World J Gastrointest Surg. 2010 Oct 27; 2(10):314-8. PMID:21160836. PMCID:2999209. DOI:10.4240/Wjgs.V2.I10.314.

Khan S, Sclabas G, Reid Lombardo K, Sarr MG, Nagorney D, Kendrick ML, Que FG, Donohue JH, Huebner M, Lohse C, Farnell MB. Does Body Mass Index/Morbid Obesity Influence Outcome In Patients Who Undergo Pancreatoduodenectomy For Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma? J Gastrointest Surg. 2010 Nov; 14(11):1820-5. Epub 2010 Jul 30. PMID:20676790. DOI:10.1007/S11605-010-1285-9.

Khan S, Sclabas G, Lombardo KR, Sarr MG, Nagorney D, Kendrick ML, Donohue JH, Que FG, Farnell MB. Pancreatoduodenectomy For Ductal Adenocarcinoma In The Very Elderly; Is It Safe And Justified? J Gastrointest Surg. 2010 Nov; 14(11):1826-31. Epub 2010 Aug 17. PMID:20714937. DOI:10.1007/S11605-010-1294-8.

Schnelldorfer T, Reid Lombardo K, Sarr MG. Development Of Pancreatoduodenectomy In North America. Surg Today. 2011 Mar; 41(3):377-81. Epub 2011 Mar 02. PMID:21365419. DOI:10.1007/S00595-010-4277-1.

Barton JG, Schnelldorfer T, Lohse CM, Bamlet WR, Rabe KG, Petersen GM, Donohue JH, Farnell MB, Kendrick ML, Nagorney DM, Lombardo KM, Que FG. Patterns Of Pancreatic Resection Differ Between Patients With Familial And Sporadic Pancreatic Cancer. J Gastrointest Surg. 2011 May; 15(5):836-42. Epub 2011 Feb 26. PMID:21359597. PMCID:3410546. DOI:10.1007/S11605-011-1417-X.

Reid Lombardo KM, Fridley BL, Bamlet WR, Cunningham JM, Sarr MG, Petersen GM. Inflammation-Related Gene Variants As Risk Factors For Pancreatic Cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2011 Jun; 20(6):1251-4. Epub 2011 Apr 05. PMID:21467233. PMCID:3111756. DOI:10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-11-0264.

Sakorafas GH, Smyrniotis V, Reid Lombardo KM, Sarr MG. Primary Pancreatic Cystic Neoplasms Revisited. Part III. Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms. Surg Oncol. 2011 Jun; 20(2):E109-18. Epub 2011 Mar 10. PMID:21396811. DOI:10.1016/J.Suronc.2011.01.004.

Sakorafas GH, Smyrniotis V, Reid Lombardo KM, Sarr MG. Primary Pancreatic Cystic Neoplasms Revisited. Part I: Serous Cystic Neoplasms. Surg Oncol. 2011 Jun; 20(2):E84-92. Epub 2011 Jan 14. PMID:21237638. DOI:10.1016/J.Suronc.2010.12.002.

Sakorafas GH, Smyrniotis V, Reid Lombardo KM, Sarr MG. Primary Pancreatic Cystic Neoplasms Revisited: Part II. Mucinous Cystic Neoplasms. Surg Oncol. 2011 Jun; 20(2):E93-101. Epub 2011 Jan 19. PMID:21251815. DOI:10.1016/J.Suronc.2010.12.003.

Lillegard JB, Fisher JE, Mckenzie TJ, Que FG, Farnell MB, Kendrick ML, Donohue JH, Reid Lombardo K, Schaff HV, Connolly HM, Nagorney DM. Hepatic Resection For The Carcinoid Syndrome In Patients With Severe Carcinoid Heart Disease: Does Valve Replacement Permit Safe Hepatic Resection? J Am Coll Surg. 2011 Jul; 213(1):130-6; Discussion 136-8. Epub 2011 Apr 13. PMID:21493110. DOI:10.1016/J.Jamcollsurg.2011.03.029.

Clark CJ, Wood-Wentz CM, Reid Lombardo KM, Kendrick ML, Huebner M, Que FG. Lymphadenectomy In The Staging And Treatment Of Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma: A Population-Based Study Using The National Cancer Institute SEER Database. HPB (Oxford). 2011 Sep; 13(9):612-20. PMID:21843261. PMCID:3183445. DOI:10.1111/J.1477-2574.2011.00340.X.

*Clark CJ, Sarr MG, Arora AS, Nichols FC, Reid Lombardo KM. Does Gastric Resection Have a Role in The Management of Severe Post Fundoplication Gastric Dysfunction? World J Surg. 2011 Sep; 35(9):2045-50. PMID:21713576. DOI:10.1007/S00268-011-1173-9.

Tan XL, Reid Lombardo, Bamlet WR, Oberg AL, Robinson DP, Anderson KE, Petersen GM. Aspirin, Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs, Acetaminophen, And Pancreatic Cancer Risk: A Clinic-Based Case-Control Study. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2011 Nov; 4(11):1835-41. Epub 2011 Jul 29. PMID:21803981. PMCID:3208748. DOI:10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-11-0146.

Reid Lombardo KM
, Fridley BL, Bamlet WR, Cunningham JM, Sarr MG, Petersen GM. Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms In SOCS3 And MAPK8IP1 Predict Survival After Resection In Patients With Pancreatic Cancer Ann Surg. 2013 Jun; 257(6): 1096–1102. PMID: 23360921

Moriya T, Clark CJ, Kirihara Y, Kendrick ML, Reid Lombardo KM, Que FG, Farnell MB. Stenting And The Rate Of Pancreatic Fistula Following Pancreaticoduodenectomy. Arch Surg. 2012 Jan; 147(1):35-40. PMID:22250109. DOI:10.1001/Archsurg.2011.850.

Klibansky DA, Reid Lombardo KM, Gordon SR, Gardner TB. The Clinical Relevance Of The Increasing Incidence Of Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2012 May; 10(5):555-8. Epub 2011 Dec 28. PMID:22210438. PMCID:3339400. DOI:10.1016/J.Cgh.2011.12.029.

Huebner M, Kendrick M, Reid Lombardo KM, Que F, Therneau T, Qin R, Donohue J, Nagorney D, Farnell M, Sarr M. Number Of Lymph Nodes Evaluated: Prognostic Value In Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. J Gastrointest Surg. 2012 May; 16(5):920-6. Epub 2012 Mar 16. PMID:22421988. DOI:10.1007/S11605-012-1853-2.
Marcus SG, Reid Lombardo KM, Halverson AL, Maker V, Demetriou A, Fischer JE, Bentrem D, Rudnicki M, Hiatt JR, Jones D. Staying Alive: Strategies For Accountable Health Care. J Gastrointest Surg. 2012 May; 16(5):927-34. Epub 2012 Mar 08. PMID:22399268. DOI:10.1007/S11605-012-1833-6.

Cusati D, Zhang L, Harmsen WS, Hu A, Farnell MB, Nagorney DM, Donohue JH, Que FG, Reid Lombardo KM, Kendrick ML. Metastatic Nonfunctioning Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Carcinoma To Liver: Surgical Treatment And Outcomes. J Am Coll Surg. 2012 Jul; 215(1):117-24; Discussion 124-5. PMID:22726741. DOI:10.1016/J.Jamcollsurg.2012.05.002.

*Clark CJ, Graham RP, Arun JS, Harmsen WS, Reid Lombardo KM. Clinical Outcomes For Anaplastic Pancreatic Cancer: A Population-Based Study. J Am Coll Surg. 2012 Nov; 215(5):627-34. PMID:23084492. DOI:10.1016/J.Jamcollsurg.2012.06.418.

Ferrara MJ, Lohse C, Kiva YC, Farnell MB, Que FG, Reid Lombardo KM, Donohue JH, Nagorney DM, Chari ST, Vege SS, Kendrick ML. Immediate Post-Resection Diabetes Mellitus After Pancreaticoduodenectomy: Incidence and Risk Factors. HPB (Oxford). 2013 Mar; 15(3):170-4. Epub 2012 Sep 10. PMID:23374356. PMCID:3572276. DOI:10.1111/J.1477-2574.2012.00520.X.

Kunkala M, Bingener J, Park M, Scott Harmsen W, Mcconico A, Reid Lombardo K. Single-Port And Four-Port Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: Difference In Outcomes. Minerva Chir. 2013 Apr; 68(2):155-62. PMID:23612228.

Reid Lombardo KM, Fridley BL, Bamlet WR, Cunningham JM, Sarr MG, Petersen GM. Survival Is Associated With Genetic Variation In Inflammatory Pathway Genes Among Patients With Resected And Unresected Pancreatic Cancer. Ann Surg. 2013 Jun; 257(6):1096-102. PMID:23360921. PMCID:3677709. DOI:10.1097/SLA.0b013e318275b7e5.

Zaydfudim VM, Clark CJ, Kendrick ML, Que FG, Reid Lombardo KM, Donohue JH, Farnell MB, Nagorney DM. Correlation of Staging Systems to Survival in Patients with Resected Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma. Am J Surg. 2013 Aug; 206(2):159-65. Epub 2013 Jun 06. PMID:23746658. DOI:10.1016/J.Amjsurg.2012.11.020.

Clark CJ, Arun JS, Graham RP, Zhang L, Farnell M, Reid Lombardo KM. Clinical Characteristics And Overall Survival In Patients With Anaplastic Pancreatic Cancer. Am Surg. 2014 Feb; 80(2):117-23. PMID:24480210.

Goldberg RF, Reid Lombardo KM, Hoyt D, Pellegrini C, Rattner DW, Kent T, Jones D, Public Policy, Advocacy Committee Of The SSAT. Will There Be A Good General Surgeon When You Need One? Journal Of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Epub Ahead Of Print 2013 Dec 19. PMID 24352612.

Kamath AS, Sarr MG, Nagorney DM, Mcbane RD, Farnell MB, Reid Lombardo KM, Que FG, Donohue JH, Kendrick ML. Portal Venous Thrombosis After Distal Pancreatectomy: Clinical Outcomes. J Gastrointest Surg. 2014 Apr; 18(4):656-61. Epub 2014 Feb 20. PMID:24553875. DOI:10.1007/S11605-014-2465-9.

*Smith R, Stain SC, Mcfadden DW, Finlayson SR, Jones DB, Public Policy & Advocacy Committee Of The SSAT, Reid Lombardo KM. Will There Be A Good General Surgeon When You Need One? (Part II) Solutions And Taking Back General Surgery. J Gastrointest Surg. Epub Ahead Of Print 2014 April 19. PMID 24748342.

Ali SM, Clark CJ, Mounajjed T, Wu TT, Harmsen WS, Reid Lombardo KM, Truty MJ, Kendrick ML, Farnell MB, Nagorney DM, Que FG. Model To Predict Survival After Surgical Resection Of Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma: The Mayo Experience. Accepted For Publication J Gastrointest Surg. April 2014.

Reid Lombardo K, Glass CC, Stuart Marcus SG, Liesinger J, Jones DB, The Public Policy, Advocacy Committee Of The SSAT. Workforce Shortage for General Surgeons: Results From The Society For Surgery Of The Alimentary Tract (SSAT) Surgeon Shortage Survey J Gastrointest Surg. November 2014; 18(12): 2061-2073. PMID: 25245765 DOI: 10.1007/s11605-014-2636-8

Croome KP, L Farnell M, Que FG, Reid Lombardo K, Truty M, Nagorney D, Kendrick ML. Total Laparoscopic Pancreaticoduodenectomy For Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma: Oncologic Advantages Over Open Approaches? Ann Surg. Oct 2014

Shazad A, Clark C, Mounajed T, Wu TT, Harmsen W, Reid Lombardo K, Truty M, Kendrick M, Farnell M, Nagorney D, Que F. Model To Predict Survival After Surgical Resection Of Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma: The Mayo Experience. HPB Feb 2015 17:244-50. PMID 25410716

Ibrahim-Zada I*, Reid Lombardo K. Comparison Of Two-Stage Hepatectomy And Single-Stage Hepatectomy After Downstaging By Chemotherapy For The Treatment Of Initially Unresectable Colorectal Liver Metastases: A Meta-Analysis. Chirurgia 2015 April;28(2):55-62

Croome KP, Farnell M, Que FG, Reid Lombardo K, Truty M, Nagorney D, Kendrick ML. Pancreaticoduodenectomy With Major Vascular Resection: A Comparison Of Laparoscopic Versus Open Approaches. J Gastrointest Surg. 2015 Jan 19:189-94. PMID 25274069

Tee M; Croome KP, Schubert C, Farnell M, Truty M, Que F, Reid Lombardo K, Smoot R, Nagorney D, Kendrick M. Laparoscopic Pancreaticoduodenectomy Does Not Completely Mitigate Increased Peri-Operative Risks In The Elderly. HPB (Oxford). 2015 Oct;17(10):909-18.PMID: 26294338

Shubert CR, Wagie AE, Farnell MB, Nagorney DM, Que FG, Reid Lombardo K, Truty MJ, Smoot RL, Kendrick ML. Clinical Risk Score To Predict Pancreatic Fistula After Pancreatoduodenectomy: Independent External Validation For Open And Laparoscopic Approaches. J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Sep; 221(3):689-98. Epub 2015 May 21. PMID: 26296680

Croome KP, Tee M, Nagorney DM, Truty MJ, Reid Lombardo K, Que FG, Kendrick ML, Farnell MB. Pancreatoduodenectomy For Chronic Pancreatitis-Results Of A Pain Relief And Quality Of Life Survey 15 Years Following Operation. J Gastrointest Surg. 2015 Sep 02. PMID: 26334250

Tee M, Ubl DS, Haberman EB, Nagorney DM, Kendrick ML, Sarr MG, Truty MJ, Que FG, Reid Lombardo K, Smoot RL, Farnell MB. Metabolic Syndrome Is Associated With Increased Postoperative Morbidity And Hospital Resource Utilization In Patients Undergoing Elective Pancreatectomy.J Gastrointest Surg. 2016 Jan 20 (1):189-198. Epub 2015 Nov 9. PMID: 26553267

Shubert CR, Ferrone CR, Fernandez-Del Castillo C, Ubl DS, Ballman K, Ferrara MJ, Kendrick, ML, Farnell MB, Reid Lombardo K, Sarr MG, Nagorney DM, Smoot R, Truty M, Que FG: Tu1795 A Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial to Comparing Pancreatic Leaks With Enhanced Dissection Vs. Enhanced Stapling After Distal Pancreatectomy. Journal of The American College Of Surgery; May 2015: 221(3).

Rudnicki M*, Armstrong S, Clark C, Marcus S, Sacks L, Moser J, Public Policy Committee of The SSAT, Reid Lombardo K. Expected and Unexpected Consequences of The Affordable Care Act: The Impact On Patients And Surgeons - The “Pro” And “Con” Arguments. J Gastrointest Surg. 2016 Feb 20 (2):351-360. Epub Nov 20. PMID: 26589524

Walsh RM*; Jeyarajah R; Matthews J; Telem D, Arrington A; Hawn M; SSAT Diversity Task Force; Michalessi F; Reid Lombardo K. White Paper: SSAT Commitment To Workforce Diversity And Healthcare Disparities. J Gastrointest Surg. 2016 May;20(5):879-84.PMID: 26940942 DOI: 10.1007/s11605-016-3107-1

Honors and Awards

  • 2017 Student Commencement Speaker
  • Brandeis University, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management
  • Women's Health Conversations
  • Annual Award Recipient - Transformative Leadership
  • 2017 Student Commencement Speaker
  • Brandeis University, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management
  • Leadership Program in Health Policy and Management Scholarship American College of Surgeons/Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  • Bronze Award Patient Education Brochure: Liver Problems and their Surgical treatment - 22nd Annual National Health Information Awards Program
  • Pancreas Specialized Program in Research Excellence (SPORE)
  • Career Development Award - Pancreas SPORE, Mayo Clinic
  • FACS Distinction - American College of Surgeons
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH) KL2 Faculty Development Award
  • (1 KL2 RR024151-01) - National Institutes of Health
  • SSAT Career Development Award - Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract