Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile


Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor
Medical Director, Liver Transplant Program

Gastroenterology - GI Cancer (Colon, Rectal, Liver, Bile Duct, Esophagus)
Gastroenterology - Liver Disease/Transplantation

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Office Locations

132 S. 10th Street
Suite 450
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-8900
Egg Harbor Township
2500 English Creek Ave., Bldg 800
Egg Harbor Township NJ 08234
Phone: (215) 955-8900
East Norriton
1 W. Germantown Pike
East Norriton PA 19401
Phone: (215) 955-8900
1095 Rydal Road
Rydal Executive Plaza
Rydal PA 19046
Phone: (215) 955-8900
3998 Red Lion Road
Suite 240
Philadelphia PA 19114
Phone: (215) 955-8900

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Transplant Hepatology
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • University of Cape Town, South Africa, Medical School


  • Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA


  • Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA


  • Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA

Recent Publications

Distribution of serum concentrations reported for macroenzyme aspartate aminotransferase (macro-AST)

Listing practices for morbidly obese patients at liver transplantation centers in the United States

Terlipressin Plus Albumin Is More Effective Than Albumin Alone in Improving Renal Function in Patients with Cirrhosis and Hepatorenal Syndrome Type 1

Liver and Kidney Transplantation: A Half-Century Historical Perspective

Long-Term Care of the Abdominal Organ Transplant Recipient: Pearls for the Primary Care Provider

Antibiotic prophylaxis for pre-liver transplant patients: where is the evidence?

Acute autoimmune hepatitis presenting with peripheral blood eosinophilia

Hepatology and transplant hepatology: A case based approach

Hepatology Update: Current Management and New Therapies

Liver Transplantation in the 21st Century: Expanding the Donor Options

The impact of biopsychosocial factors on quality of life: Women with primary biliary cirrhosis on waiting list and post liver transplantation

Liver Disease in Pregnancy

Uncertainty and liver transplantation: Women with primary biliary cirrhosis before and after transplant

Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic: Budd-Chiari syndrome presenting as a caudate lobe pseudotumor

Education and imaging. Hepatobiliary and pancreatic: Budd-Chiari syndrome presenting as a caudate lobe pseudotumor.

Stigma and liver disease

Bleeding Rectal Varices: Trouble Upstream?


Portal Hypertension and Variceal Hemorrhage

The ACE gene I/D polymorphism does not affect the susceptibility to or prognosis of PBC