Medical School
Wake Forest University School of Medicine (1997)
Emory University Hospital (2000), Internal Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine (2004), Gastroenterology
Research Fellowship
Baylor University Medical Center (2007), Hepatology

Clinical Interest

Liver Transplant Evaluations
  • Drug Induced Liver Injury
  • Early Stage Liver Cancer (Hepatocellular Carcinoma or HCC)
  • Elevated Transaminase
  • End Stage Liver Disease (ESLD)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Liver Cirrhosis
  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis (PBC)
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC)
Liver Transplant Medicine
Liver Disease
  • Abnormal Liver Function
  • Ascites
  • Autoimmune Hepatitis
  • Drug Induced Liver Disease
  • Fatty Liver
  • Liver Cancer, Cysts, Masses & Tumors
  • Liver Disease in the Pregnant Patient
  • Viral Hepatitis

Research Interest

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Gastric bypass surgery improves metabolic and hepatic abnormalities associated with nonalcoholic Fatty liver disease.
Klein S, Mittendorfer B, Eagon JC, Patterson B,Grant L, et al. Gastroenterology June 2006 130/6 1564-72

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Association For The Study of Liver Diseases
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Medical Association