Bio

Clinical Focus


  • Hepatology (Liver)
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Gastroenterology

Academic Appointments


Professional Education


  • Board Certification: Transplant Hepatology, American Board of Internal Medicine (2010)
  • Board Certification: Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine (1985)
  • Fellowship:CA Pacific Medical Center (1985) CA
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (1981)
  • Fellowship:New England Deaconness Hosp (1981) MA
  • Residency:New England Deaconness Hosp (1981) MA
  • Internship:Westchester County Medical Center (1978) NY
  • Medical Education:New York Medical College (1977) NY

Research & Scholarship

Current Research and Scholarly Interests


Medical treatment of viral hepatitis; treatment options, for hepatocellular carcinoma; immunosuppressive therapy for, treatment of rejection in liver transplant patients.

Clinical Trials


  • Evaluation of Stereotactic Radiosurgery For Liver Malignancies Not Recruiting

    This study is intended to establish the practicality of treating cancer in the liver with precisely administered single fractions of high-energy radiation using a radiosurgical (cross-firing) technique. A second purpose is to establish a safe dose for such therapy. Finally, the efficacy of radiosurgical ablation of liver tumors, in terms of radiographic response, will be measured.

    Stanford is currently not accepting patients for this trial. For more information, please contact Jeff Kim, (650) 498 - 7703.

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