Cedars-Sinai is indeed fortunate to have the expertise of some of the world's leading liver transplant specialists. Guided by expert clinical leadership, each team consists of a wide array of specialists from various fields of medicine. In addition to diagnosing and treating complex medical conditions and performing the multifaceted procedures associated with organ transplants, the staff is also engaged in groundbreaking research that has advanced the field of medicine in many ways. Recognized for their expertise, members of our team are published widely in national and international scientific and medical journals.

Irene K. Kim, MD

Surgery Transplant Surgery, Surgery-General Surgery
Guerin Children's
  • Director, Comprehensive Transplant Center
  • Director, Division of Transplant
  • Professor, Surgery

Alexander Kuo, MD

IM Gastroenterology, Hepatology
  • Medical Director, Liver Transplantation
  • Professor of Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Program Director, Transplant Hepatology Fellowship

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