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Dr. Neil Mehta is a gastroenterologist and specialist in liver transplantation.

In his research, Mehta examines liver cancer treatment, particularly as related to liver transplants. He has contributed to important publications in this area. His other research interests include outcomes for patients who undergo liver transplantation and cardiac iron overload in patients with chronic liver disease. He frequently lectures in the community and at the university on these subjects.

At the UCSF School of Medicine, Mehta supervises the training of residents as well as fellows in both gastroenterology and liver transplant medicine. He also delivers lectures on liver disease to UCSF medical students studying metabolism and nutrition.

Mehta earned his medical degree at UCSF and completed a residency in internal medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. He completed fellowships in gastroenterology and liver transplantation at UCSF.

  • Education

    University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, 2006

  • Residencies

    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2009

  • Fellowships

    UCSF Medical Center, 2013

  • Board Certifications

    Transplant Hepatology, American Board of Internal Medicine

    Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Academic Title

    Associate Professor

Where I see patients (4)

    My reviews


    Overall Experience
    300 Ratings
    About our process
    Dec 02, 2023
    Dr Mehta is a great Doctor and I feel I'm in good hands with him
    Nov 17, 2023
    I really appreciate dr Mehta. Easy to talk to and understand my situation.
    Oct 21, 2023
    Alway encourage me very satisfied
    Oct 20, 2023
    When I arrived for my appointment my Dr was wanting for me in the consultation room and greeted me with a smile and kind approach
    Oct 16, 2023
    I have nothing but positive things to say about UCSF & Doctors.
    Sep 13, 2023
    He listens to me let's me ask any questions and answers me
    Sep 06, 2023
    Sep 06, 2023
    Very courteous and professional.
    Jul 24, 2023
    Great experience
    Jul 13, 2023
    Great experience
    Jun 20, 2023
    Dr. Mehta will be my "go to guy" forever.
    Jun 12, 2023
    Excellent doctor very happy with him!!
    May 25, 2023
    I'm always been satisfied with the UCSF Doctors as they have always provided the best care and information that pertains to my illness and treatment !! They have always answered any questions that I have .
    May 15, 2023
    May 11, 2023
    Be. Best for. My if I could have a date. In person
    Mar 29, 2023
    I absolutely trust Dr Mehta to treat anyone I know because of the way he has treated me. He is very thorough and explains his answers to where I understand.
    Mar 17, 2023
    Each contact I have had with the liver transplant department has been exceptional.
    Mar 12, 2023
    Dr. Mehta is caring doctor. He is personable and is positive and answers questions. He is compassionate toward his patients.
    Mar 11, 2023
    I was treated with respect felt comfortable talking talking with Dr. Answered all my questions.
    Feb 22, 2023
    All Great
    Feb 20, 2023
    This was very good experience learning of the website it helps the system role more faster.
    Jan 21, 2023
    Dr. Mehta always reads my chart before he sees me and is aware of all of my issues before I tell him about my current heath. He's an excellent listener is collaborative and an excellent medical partner for me. I trust him completely with all of my medical issues.
    Dec 03, 2022
    Dr Mehta is a wonderful doctor. He listens cares and is very informative. I feel very fortunate and know I am in good hands with him
    Nov 21, 2022
    My MD is like my friend we talked about everything besides my health. I trust him with his judgement and advise
    Nov 10, 2022
    Have already made a couple of recommendations.
    Nov 03, 2022
    I have been very very impressed
    Oct 19, 2022
    I enjoy my visits with Dr. Mehta. He is so engaging and personable. He is very knowledgeable and explains treatment plans with me thoroughly.
    Oct 16, 2022
    Dr Mehta is fantastic
    Oct 15, 2022
    Love Dr Mehta
    Oct 14, 2022
    Dr. Mehta is an excellent and very intelligent Dr. I am sure you are aware of this.
    Oct 12, 2022
    Listened abd Explained very clearly and polite.
    Sep 14, 2022
    My doctor provided the utmost knowledge and service. Excellent
    Sep 14, 2022
    Provider is knowledgeable and concerned about my well being.
    Aug 03, 2022
    Dr Mehta was very reassuring kind and explained everything with detail. I did not feel rushed at all.
    Jul 24, 2022
    Dr. Mehta is always excellent. He listens seeks and respects my input and I trust his medical judgment. Plus he's an all around nice guy!
    Jul 15, 2022
    He's a number one doctor wish you could make my visits to FRESNO
    Jul 10, 2022
    Jun 10, 2022
    Great experience
    May 29, 2022
    I was so highly impressed with hospital being my first time there the ease of having valet parking & wheelchair available from everyone Guilding us to the next disnations building making it so easy with a handicap person.

    Selected research

    Decorative Caduceus

    National Liver Cancer Screening Trial

    Proportion of HCC detected at a late stage, defined as HCC beyond Milan Criteria (one tumor less than or equal to 5 cm or 2-3 tumors each less than or equal to 3 cm, in the absence of vascular invasion or extra-hepatic metastases)