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  • Assistant Professor of Surgery

Board Certification


Medical School
  • Stony Brook University School of Medicine (2001)
Residency Training
  • General Surgery, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Fellowship Training
  • Immunology and Inflammation, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research

Affiliated Specialty Center

Clinical Interests/Expertise

  • Management of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and endocrine systems
  • Minimally invasive laparoscopic and conventional surgery for inguinal and incisional/ventral hernias, gallbladder and biliary disease, and diseases of the stomach and spleen
  • Surgical management of injured patients—all aspects of traumatology
  • Pre- and post-operative critical care of adult surgical patients
Jared M. Huston, MD

Contact Information

Division of General Surgery
Department of Surgery, Health Sciences Center T18-040
Stony Brook Medicine
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8191
Tel: 631-444-8330
Fax: 631-444-6176

Practice Location

Surgical Care Center
37 Research Way
East Setauket, NY 11733-3465
Tel: 631-444-4545
Fax: 631-444-6176

  • Honors
  • Publications
  • Additional
  • Outstanding Recent Graduate Award, SUNY-Stony Brook School of Medicine (2010)
  • American Association for the Surgery of Trauma Research and Education Scholarship (2010-11)
  • Administrative chief surgical resident, New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center (2008)
  • Elected president of Stony Brook Mu Chapter, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society (2000)
  • Czura CJ, Schultz A, Kaipel M, Khadem A, Huston JM, Pavlov VA, Redl H, Tracey KJ. Vagus nerve stimulation regulates hemostasis in swine. Shock 2010;33:608-13.
  • Goldstein RS, Gallowitsch-Puerta M, Yang L, Rosas-Ballina M, Huston JM, Czura CJ, Lee DC, Ward MF, Bruchfeld AN, Wang H, Lesser ML, Church AL, Litroff AH, Sama AE, Tracey KJ. Elevated high-mobility group box 1 levels in patients with cerebral and myocardial ischemia. Shock 2006;25:571-4.
  • Huston JM, Eachempati SR, Barie PS. Fluid and electrolyte therapy. In: Cameron JL, editor. Current Surgical Therapy. 9th ed. Philadelphia: Mosby-Elsevier, 2008: 1133-7.
  • Huston JM, Eachempati SR, Rodney JR, Cayci C, Fusco D, Mathew M, Shou J, Goldstein MJ, Kapur S, Barie PS. Treatment of Strongyloides stercoralis hyperinfection-associated septic shock and acute respiratory distress syndrome with drotrecogin alfa (activated) in a renal transplant recipient. Transpl Infect Dis 2009 Apr 8 [Epub ahead of print].
  • Huston JM, Gallowitsch-Puerta M, Ochani M, Ochani K, Yuan R, Rosas-Ballina M, Ashok M, Goldstein RS, Chavan S, Pavlov VA, Metz CN, Yang H, Czura CJ, Wang H, Tracey KJ. Transcutaneous vagus nerve stimulation reduces serum high mobility group box 1 levels and improves survival in murine sepsis. Crit Care Med 2007;35:2762-8.
  • Huston JM, King H, Maresh A, Liska D, Port JL, Altorki NK, Lee PC. Hernia of Morgagni: case report. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2008;135:212-3.
  • Huston JM, Ochani M, Rosas-Ballina M, Liao H, Ochani K, Pavlov VA, Gallowitsch-Puerta M, Ashok M, Czura CJ, Foxwell B, Tracey KJ, Ulloa L. Splenectomy inactivates the cholinergic antiinflammatory pathway during lethal endotoxemia and polymicrobial sepsis. J Exp Med 2006;203:1623-8.
  • Huston JM, Rosas-Ballina M, Xue X, Dowling O, Ochani K, Ochani M, Yeboah MM, Chatterjee PK, Tracey KJ, Metz CN. Cholinergic neural signals to the spleen down-regulate leukocyte trafficking via CD11b. J Immunol 2009;183:552-9.
  • Huston JM, Tracey KJ. Neural regulation of cytokines. In: Cavaillon J-M, Adrie C, editors. Sepsis and Non-Infectious Systemic Inflammation: From Biology to Critical Care. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2008: 299-314.
  • Huston JM, Tracey KJ. The pulse of inflammation: heart rate variability, the cholinergic anti-inflammatory pathway and implications for therapy. J Intern Med 2011;269:45-53.
  • Huston JM, Wang H, Ochani M, Ochani K, Rosas-Ballina M, Gallowitsch-Puerta M, Ashok M, Yang L, Tracey KJ, Yang H. Splenectomy protects against sepsis lethality and reduces serum HMGB1 levels. J Immunol 2008;181:3535-9.
  • Pavlov VA, Ochani M, Gallowitsch-Puerta M, Ochani K, Huston JM, Czura CJ, Al-Abed Y, Tracey KJ. Central muscarinic cholinergic regulation of the systemic inflammatory response during endotoxemia. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2006;103:5219-23.
  • Qin S, Wang H, Yuan R, Li H, Ochani M, Ochani K, Rosas-Ballina M, Czura CJ, Huston JM, Miller E, Lin X, Sherry B, Kumar A, Larosa G, Newman W, Tracey KJ, Yang H. Role of HMGB1 in apoptosis-mediated sepsis lethality. J Exp Med 2006;203:1637-42.
  • Rosas-Ballina M, Ochani M, Parrish WR, Ochani K, Harris YT, Huston JM, Chavan S, Tracey KJ. Splenic nerve is required for cholinergic antiinflammatory pathway control of TNF in endotoxemia. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2008;105:11008-13.
  • Saeed RW, Varma S, Peng-Nemeroff T, Sherry B, Balakhaneh D, Huston J, Tracey KJ, Al-Abed Y, Metz CN. Cholinergic stimulation blocks endothelial cell activation and leukocyte recruitment during inflammation. J Exp Med 2005;201:1113-23.