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Mr. Brian Mehigan

Clinical Associate Professor (Surgery)


Clinical Associate Professor (School Office - Medicine)

Details Date
Reviewer British Journal of Surgery 2006
Co Author Irish Association of Coloproctology "Guidelines for the treatment of Rectal Cancer" 2015
Clinical Lead for Rectal Cancer Dublin Midlands Hospital Group/Trinity group. 2007
Details Date From Date To
Fellow Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland 2004 Current
Fellow Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 2009 Current
Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland 2004 Current
Irish Association of Coloproctology 2006 Current
Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland 2006 2010
Mehigan BJ, Monson JR, Hartley JE, Stapling procedure for haemorrhoids versus Milligan-Morgan haemorrhoidectomy: randomised controlled trial., Lancet (London, England), 2000, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Donlon LE, Kelly ME, Narouz F, McCormick PH, Larkin JO, Mehigan BJ, Colonic stenting as a bridge to surgery in malignant large bowel obstruction: oncological outcomes, Int J Colorectal Disease, 34, (4), 2019, p613 - 619, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Dowling Catríona M, Hayes Sheri L, Phelan James J, Cathcart Mary Clare, Finn Stephen P, Mehigan Brian, McCormick Paul, Coffey John C, O'sullivan Jacintha, Kiely Patrick A, Expression of protein kinase C gamma promotes cell migration in colon cancer , Oncotarget , 8 , (42 ), 2017, p72096 - 72107 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL
Hartley JE, Mehigan BJ, Qureshi AE, Duthie GS, Lee PW, Monson JR, Total mesorectal excision: assessment of the laparoscopic approach., Diseases of the colon and rectum, 2001, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Stephens I, Stuart C, Stephens R, McCormick P, Larkin J, Mehigan B, Trends in surgical mortality following colorectal resection between 2002 and 2012: A single-centre, retrospective analysis., Irish medical journal, 2017, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
O'Kane GM, Ryan É, McVeigh TP, Creavin B, Hyland JM, O'Donoghue DP, Keegan D, Geraghty R, Flannery D, Nolan C, Donovan E, Mehigan BJ, McCormick P, Gallagher DJ, Screening for mismatch repair deficiency in colorectal cancer: data from three academic medical centers., Cancer medicine, 2017, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Al Chalabi H, O'Riordan JM, Richardson A, Flannery D, O'Connor K, Stuart C, Larkin J, McCormick P, Mehigan B, Six-year experience of a nurse-led colorectal cancer follow-up clinic., Surgery research and practice, 2014, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Kennelly RP, Murphy B, Larkin JO, Mehigan BJ, McCormick PH, Activated systemic inflammatory response at diagnosis reduces lymph node count in colonic carcinoma., World journal of gastrointestinal oncology, 2016, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Larkin JO, Moriarity AR, Cooke F, McCormick PH, Mehigan BJ, Self-expanding metal stent insertion by colorectal surgeons in the management of obstructing colorectal cancers: a 6-year experience., Techniques in coloproctology, 2013, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Moriarity A, O'Sullivan J, Kennedy J, Mehigan B, McCormick P, Current targeted therapies in the treatment of advanced colorectal cancer: A review, Therapeutic Advances in Medical Oncology, 8, (4), 2016, p276 - 293, Notes: [Cited By :1 Export Date: 3 April 2017], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL

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Award Date
Arthur Bell Prize in Surgery, Dublin University 1995
Hudson Scholarship & Gold Medal, Adelaide Hospital 1995
David Gault Memorial Prize for Surgery, Adelaide Hospital 1995
Graves Senior Clinical Medal, Meath Hospital 1995
de Renzy Centenary Prize in Social Medicine, Dublin University 1994
President's Prize, Surgical Section Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland 1996
Postrgraduate Travelling Scholarship in Surgery, University of Dublin TCD 1998-1999
Edward Hallaran Bennett Medal, University of Dublin TCD 1998
Sheppard Memorial Prize, University of Dublin, TCD 1998
RCSI / Ethicon Foundation Travel Grant. RCSI 1999
American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Travel Award, 2000
Royal Society of Medicine Section of Coloproctology Travelling Fellowship 2000
American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons Impact Paper Award. Stapling Procedure for haemorrhoids vs Milligan-Morgan heamorrhoidectomy: randomised controleld trial. Lancet 2000; 355:782 2001
Bennett Medal. St James's Hospital/TCD 2004
Postgraduate Travelling Scholarship in Surgery, University of Dublin/TCD 2005
Edward Hallaran Bennett Medal, University of Dublin/TCD 2005
Sheppard Memorial Prize, University of Dublin/TCD 2005