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Dr. Alexander Kuo, MD
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Dr. Alexander Kuo, MD

Gastroenterologist (Stomach & Bowel Specialist), Hepatologist (Liver, Gallbladder & Pancreas)
Accepting patients

    Overview

    Alexander Kuo, MD, is a board-certified gastroenterologist with a special interest in providing pre- and post-liver transplant care to patients with end-stage liver disease.Dr. Kuo has authored numerous research articles, book chapters, and editorials on his research in improving patient and graft survival after liver transplantation, in particular with patients who have recurrent HCV infection. He is the principal investigator for numerous clinical trials of novel agents against HCV at the UC San Diego Antiviral Research Center. In addition to clinical research, Dr. Kuo offers instruction to medical students, residents and fellows. Dr. Kuo received his medical degree from UC San Francisco, School of Medicine. He completed residency training in internal medicine at Harvard Medical School, Mass. General Hospital in Boston, MA. He completed fellowship training in gastroenterology and hepatology at UC San Francisco, School of Medicine. Dr. Kuo has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a "Top Doctor" and is a core faculty member in the International Antiviral Society. He is a member of several professional medical societies including the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), American Society of Transplantation, and the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL). He is board certified in internal medicine, gastroenterology, and holds a certificate of added qualification (CAQ) in transplant hepatology. UC San Diego Health LinksFor more information, see http://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/gastro/Pages/default.aspx.For more information, see http://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/surgery/transplant/Pages/default.aspx.For more information, see http://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/gastro/areas-expertise/liver-center/Pages/default.aspx.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Gastroenterologist (Stomach & Bowel Specialist)

    Hepatologist (Liver, Gallbladder & Pancreas)

    Education & Training

    University of California, San Francisco (Fellowship)

    Massachusetts General Hospital / Harvard (Residency)

    Bachelors Degree - Johns Hopkins University

    Doctorate - University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by a Gastroenterologist (Stomach & Bowel Specialist), like Dr. Alexander Kuo, may include:

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    Insurances

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    Locations

    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

    8700 Beverly Blvd

    Los Angeles, CA 90048

    (310) 423-3277

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    Cedars-sinai Medical Center

    8700 Beverly Blvd

    West Hollywood, CA 90048

    (310) 248-7622

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    Comprehensive Transplant Center

    8900 Beverly Blvd

    3rd Floor

    Los Angeles, CA 90048

    (310) 423-2641

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Alexander Kuo accepting new patients?

    Yes, Alexander Kuo is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Alexander Kuo offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Kuo's office at (310) 423-3277 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Alexander Kuo offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Kuo's office at (310) 423-3277 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Alexander Kuo speak?

    Alexander Kuo speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Alexander Kuo have?

    Alexander Kuo is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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