Christine Hwang, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Surgery

Education

Medical School Georgetown University School of Medicine (2004)
Residency Southern Illinois University School of Medicine (2009), General Surgery
Fellowship Stanford University (2011), Transplant Surgery

Clinical Interests

Liver Transplant Evaluations
  • Alcoholic Liver Disease
  • Autoimmune Liver Disease
  • Bile Duct Obstruction
  • Biliary Duct Atresia
  • Drug Induced Liver Injury
  • Early Stage Liver Cancer (Hepatocellular Carcinoma or HCC)
  • End Stage Liver Disease (ESLD)
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Liver Cirrhosis
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Pediatric Liver/Intestine Transplant
  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis (PBC)
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC)
  • Wilson's Disease
Kidney Transplant Evaluations
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • End Stage Kidney Failure
  • End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
  • Pediatric Kidney Transplant
Comprehensive Transplant Medicine
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Living Donor Liver Transplantation
  • Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic Liver Tumor Resection (Partial Hepatectomy)
  • Peritoneal Dialysis Access