Westin Tom, MD, BA

CA3 Resident
What I do: 

Medical School:
Duke University School of Medicine

Hometown:
Chicago, IL

Hobbies and Interests:
Cooking, Dining, & Boba

Why UCSF Anesthesia:
Stellar training in a stellar city 

Favorite part of UCSF:
My dapper co-residents

Publications: 
Westin Tom, Thoha Pham, Prasad Shirvalkar. A Tale of Two Cords: Diastematomyelia. Pain Medicine. 2021 Feb 4.
Wollin DA, Davis LG, Winship BB, Carlos EC, Tom WR, Asplin JR, Kosinski AS, Scales CD, Ferrandino MN, Preminger GM, Lipkin ME. Assessment of conservative dietary management as a method for normalization of 24-h urine pH in stone formers. Urolithiasis. 2020 Apr; 48(2):131-136.
Wollin DA, Tom WR, Jiang R, Simmons WN, Preminger GM, Lipkin ME. An in vitro evaluation of laser settings and location in the efficiency of the popcorn effect. Urolithiasis. 2019 Aug; 47(4):377-382.
Daniel Wollin, Leah Davis, Brenton Winship, Evan Carlos, Westin Tom, John Asplin, Charles Scales, Michael Ferrandino, Michael Lipkin, Glenn Preminger. MP31-12 DEVELOPMENT OF A PREDICTIVE MODEL TO ESTIMATE SUCCESS RATES OF CONSERVATIVE DIETARY MANAGEMENT ON 24-HOUR URINARY PH IN STONE FORMERS. The Journal of Urology. 2018 Apr 1; 199(4):e416.
Daniel Wollin, Evan Carlos, Brenton Winship, Michael Gustafson, Westin Tom, Daniela Radvak, Ruiyang Jiang, Charles Scales, Michael Ferrandino, W Neal Simmons, Glenn Preminger, Michael Lipkin. MP68-13 THE NEXT GENERATION: IN VITRO COMPARISON OF A NOVEL SINGLE-PROBE DUAL-ENERGY LITHOTRIPTER TO CURRENT DEVICES. The Journal of Urology. 2018 Apr 1; 199(4):e921-e922.
Daniel Wollin, Evan Carlos, Brenton Winship, Westin Tom, W. Neal Simmons, Glenn Preminger, Michael Lipkin. PD35-04 DANGEROUS TEMPERATURES CAN BE GENERATED DURING URETEROSCOPIC HOLMIUM LASER LITHOTRIPSY, AN IN VITRO ASSESSMENT. The Journal of Urology. 2018 Apr 1; 199(4):e722.
Wollin DA, Carlos EC, Tom WR, Simmons WN, Preminger GM, Lipkin ME. Effect of Laser Settings and Irrigation Rates on Ureteral Temperature During Holmium Laser Lithotripsy, an In Vitro Model. J Endourol. 2018 01; 32(1):59-63.
Tom WR, Wollin DA, Jiang R, Radvak D, Simmons WN, Preminger GM, Lipkin ME. Next-Generation Single-Use Ureteroscopes: An In Vitro Comparison. J Endourol. 2017 12; 31(12):1301-1306.
Daniel Wollin, Ruiyang Jiang, Westin Tom, Daniela Radvak, W Neal Simmons, Glenn Preminger, Michael Lipkin. PD35-05 HOW DO YOU LIKE YOUR POPCORN? AN EVALUATION OF LASER SETTINGS AND LOCATION IN THE EFFICIENCY OF THE POPCORN EFFECT. The Journal of Urology. 2017 Apr 1; 197(4):e664.
Kregel S, Chen JL, Tom W, Krishnan V, Kach J, Brechka H, Fessenden TB, Isikbay M, Paner GP, Szmulewitz RZ, Vander Griend DJ. Acquired resistance to the second-generation androgen receptor antagonist enzalutamide in castration-resistant prostate cancer. Oncotarget. 2016 May 03; 7(18):26259-74.
Gillard M, Tom WR, Antic T, Paner GP, Lingen MW, VanderWeele DJ. Next-gen tissue: preservation of molecular and morphological fidelity in prostate tissue. Am J Transl Res. 2015; 7(7):1227-35.
VanderWeele DJ, Brown CD, Taxy JB, Gillard M, Hatcher DM, Tom WR, Stadler WM, White KP. Low-grade prostate cancer diverges early from high grade and metastatic disease. Cancer Sci. 2014 Aug; 105(8):1079-85.
Kregel S, Kiriluk KJ, Rosen AM, Cai Y, Reyes EE, Otto KB, Tom W, Paner GP, Szmulewitz RZ, Vander Griend DJ. Sox2 is an androgen receptor-repressed gene that promotes castration-resistant prostate cancer. PLoS One. 2013; 8(1):e53701.