Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Alexander Schlachterman, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gastroenterology - Advanced Endoscopy (EUS-Ultrasound, ERCP, Bariatric)
Gastroenterology - GI Cancer (Colon, Rectal, Liver, Bile Duct, Esophagus)
Gastroenterology - Pancreatic, Bile Duct & Gallbladder Disease

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Office Locations

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

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Education

  • Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine, Medical School

Internship

  • Hahnemann University Hospital

Residency

  • University of South Florida

Fellowship

  • University of South Florida

Recent Publications

Pancreatic function testing for the early diagnosis of chronic pancreatitis

EUS-guided, through-the-needle forceps: clenching down the diagnosis

Transpapillary drainage has no added benefit on treatment outcomes in patients undergoing EUS-guided transmural drainage of pancreatic pseudocysts: A large multicenter study

Type III choledochal cyst and anomalous pancreatobiliary junction

Hyperinsulinism Hyperammonemia Syndrome, a Rare Clinical Constellation

Biliary duct hamartomas in polycystic liver disease

Current and future treatments for hepatocellular carcinoma

Hepatitis C: Treatment of difficult to treat patients

Do medicine residents triage patients with gastrointestinal bleeding appropriately?

Portal vein delivery of viral vectors for gene therapy for hemophilia

Portal vein delivery of viral vectors for gene therapy for hemophilia

Iatrogenic duodenal perforation treated with endoscopic placement of metallic clips: A case report

Deceptive gastrointestinal morbidity

A zymogen-like factor Xa variant corrects the coagulation defect in hemophilia

Assessing the potential for AAV vector genotoxicity in a murine model

Mouse models of cystathionine β-synthase deficiency reveal significant threshold effects of hyperhomocysteinemia

Long-term expression of murine activated factor VII is safe, but elevated levels cause premature mortality

Erratum: "Prolonged susceptibility to antibody-mediated neutralization for adeno-associated vectors targeted to the liver" (Molecular Therapy)

Prolonged susceptibility to antibody-mediated neutralization for adeno-associated vectors targeted to the liver

Combined resveratrol, quercetin, and catechin treatment reduces breast tumor growth in a nude mouse model