Neil Mehta, MD

Hepatologist

Dr. Neil Mehta is a gastroenterologist and transplant hepatologist. He is interested in liver cancer treatment, particularly related to liver transplants and has contributed to important publications in this area. His other research interests include outcomes for liver transplantation and cardiac iron overload in chronic liver disease. He frequently lectures in the community and at the university on these subjects, including delivering the UCSF medical student liver lectures during the metabolism and nutrition block.

Mehta is an assistant clinical professor of medicine in the UCSF School of Medicine where he supervises the training of medicine residents and both gastroenterology and liver transplant fellows. He earned a medical degree at UCSF and completed internal medicine residency at the University of Pennsylvania. He then completed fellowships in both gastroenterology and liver transplantation 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.

Board Certification

Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic Title

Assistant Professor

More about Neil Mehta

Education

University of California San Francisco School of Medicine 2006

Residencies

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 2009

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center 2013

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Samoylova ML, Mehta N, Roberts JP, Yao FY. Predictors of ultrasound failure to detect hepatocellular carcinoma. Liver Transpl. 2018 May 21.
  2. Lee BP, Mehta N, Platt L, Gurakar A, Rice JP, Lucey MR, Im GY, Therapondos G, Han H, Victor DW, Fix OK, Dinges L, Dronamraju D, Hsu C, Voigt MD, Rinella ME, Maddur H, Eswaran S, Hause J, Foley D, Ghobrial RM, Dodge JL, Li Z, Terrault NA. Outcomes of Early Liver Transplantation for Patients With Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis. Gastroenterology. 2018 Apr 12.
  3. Roberts DE, Kakar S, Mehta N, Gill RM. A Point-based Histologic Scoring System for Hepatocellular Carcinoma can Stratify Risk of Posttransplant Tumor Recurrence. Am J Surg Pathol. 2018 Apr 11.

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