Danielle Brandman, MD

Hepatologist

Dr. Danielle Brandman is a liver specialist, or hepatologist, who has expertise in treating patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and patients needing liver transplants. She also treats conditions such as cirrhosis, primary biliary cirrhosis, liver cancer, autoimmune hepatitis, hepatitis B and primary sclerosing cholangitis. In her research, she studies nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and post-transplant metabolic syndrome.

Brandman earned a medical degree at the New Jersey Medical School of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Newark, and completed an internal medicine internship and residency at UCSF. She also completed fellowships in gastroenterology and transplant hepatology and earned a master's of advanced studies in clinical research at UCSF. Brandman is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine, gastroenterology and transplant hepatology, and is a member of the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD). She is an assistant professor of medicine at UCSF.

Clinics

Liver Disease and Liver Transplant
350 Parnassus Ave., Suite 300
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2318
Fax: (415) 353-2407

Hours: Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Liver Transplant Program
400 Parnassus Ave., Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-1888
Fax: (415) 353-8917

Hours: Tuesdays, 8 a.m. – noon, and Thursdays, 1 - 4 p.m.

Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Center of Excellence
400 Parnassus Ave., B1 Plaza Level
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 514-2381

Hours: Monday to Friday,
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Board Certification

Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Transplant Hepatology, American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic Title

Assistant Professor

More about Danielle Brandman

Education

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School 2005

Residencies

UCSF Medical Center, Internal Medicine 2008

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center, Gastroenterology 2011
UCSF Medical Center, Transplant Hepatology 2012

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Siddiqui MS, Vuppalanchi R, Van Natta ML, Hallinan E, Kowdley KV, Abdelmalek M, Neuschwander-Tetri BA, Loomba R, Dasarathy S, Brandman D, Doo E, Tonascia JA, Kleiner DE, Chalasani N, Sanyal AJ. Vibration-controlled Transient Elastography to Assess Fibrosis and Steatosis in Patients With Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018 Apr 26.
  2. Kushner T, Shinkai K, Fox L, Ying D, Gross A, Balitzer D, Gill R, Brandman D. New presentation of autoimmune hepatitis with erythema multiforme. Hepatology. 2018 Apr; 67(4):1628-1630.
  3. Vuppalanchi R, Siddiqui MS, Van Natta ML, Hallinan E, Brandman D, Kowdley K, Neuschwander-Tetri BA, Loomba R, Dasarathy S, Abdelmalek M, Doo E, Tonascia JA, Kleiner DE, Sanyal AJ, Chalasani N. Performance characteristics of vibration-controlled transient elastography for evaluation of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. Hepatology. 2018 01; 67(1):134-144.

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