Beshoy T. Yanny, MD

Beshoy T. Yanny, MD

Transplant Hepatology
Average rating: 4.9
(171 ratings)  
Accepting new patients
Primary Location
Santa Monica Digestive Diseases
1223 16th Street
Suite 3100
Santa Monica, California 90404


  • Hepatology Program Leader, UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Dr. Yanny specializes in general and transplant hepatology and focuses on treating patients with a wide spectrum of liver disorders. He is well versed in the treatment of hepatitis C with the new direct-acting antiviral agents. He cares for patients with liver cirrhosis and its spectrum of complications. He also cares for patients before and after liver transplantation. His research interests include non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, hepatocellular carcinoma and viral hepatitis B and C.

Dr. Yanny completed his internal medicine residency at Keck School of Medicine and county hospital of USC. Following his internal medicine training, he served as the inaugural transplant hepatology hospitalist at Kaiser Permanente, Los Angeles Medical Center for one year. He then completed his gastroenterology and hepatology fellowship at Kaiser Permanente, Los Angeles Medical Center. Dr. Yanny moved to UCLA as the inaugural transplant hepatology fellow, where he completed his training. He is board certified in internal medicine, gastroenterology and transplant hepatology. Dr. Yanny has presented research at multiple national and international societies including AASLD, EASL, GUILD and DDW.




Medical Board Certifications

Transplant Hepatology, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2018
Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2017
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2013


Transplant Hepatology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2018
Gastroenterology, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, 2017


Internal Medicine, Keck School of Medicine of the USC, 2013


MD, Ross University School of Medicine, 2010

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Areas of Focus

Non alcoholic steatohepatitis
Liver cancer
Hepatitis c
Hepatitis b
Fibrocystic liver


Managing patients with acute alcoholic hepatitis
Liver disorders: Challenging patient cases