Physician Profile

Hie-Won L Hann

Hie-Won L. Hann, MD, FAASLD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor

Director, Liver Disease Prevention Center at Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
(Not Accepting New Patients)
Gastroenterology - Hepatology
Gastroenterology - Liver Disease/Cancer

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Office Locations

132 S. 10th Street
Suite 480
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-8900
Fax: (215) 503-2527


Years in Practice


Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Women in Leadership Award, Women's Way 1993
Fellow Koreans who made the Nation Proud Award, Korean Government 1995
Order of Civic Merit Award, Mokryon-Jang, President Kim Young Sam 1996
Distinguished Leadership Award, Hepatitis B Foundation 1999
Proud Medical Alumnus Award, Seoul National University 2001
Ham Choon Medical Science Award, Seoul National University College of 2001
A Distinguished Daughter of Pennsylvania 2003


Between 1971-1988, I have been a member (physician)of Clinical Research Divison and the Co-Director of Liver Cancer Prevention Center, Fox Chase Cancer Center under the Direction of Dr. Baruch S. Blumberg, the 1976 Nobel Laureate for Discovery of Hepatitis B Virus. My goal is to provide the best care for patients with chronic hepatitis B and liver cancer utilizing the most updated therapy for hepatitis B virus infection to prevent liver cancer.

Personal Statement

To provide the best care possible for each of my patients using current treatment methods. I tailor my care to patients on an individualized basis. One on one contact between the doctor and patient is imperative to a successful healing relationship. This includes discussion of multiple factors that affect the patient's health and educating the patient about the illness. Improving the quality of life is my primary goal.



  • Seoul National University, Korea, Medical School


  • Seoul National University, Korea
  • Worcester City Hospital


  • Children's Hospital of Boston


  • Dana Farber Cancer Institute

Diagnoses & Treatments



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