Fady M. Kaldas, MD, FACS

Fady M. Kaldas, MD, FACS

Liver Transplant Surgery
Primary Location
Pfleger Liver Institute
200 Medical Plaza
Suite 214
Los Angeles, California 90095
Phone
Fax
310-794-4337

About

Academic/Professional Titles

  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Kelly Lee Tarantello Chair in Integrative Liver Transplantation
  • Director, Liver Transplant Service
  • Director, Transplant & Hepatobiliary Surgery Fellowship & Program
  • Co-Director, Heart-Liver Disease Program

Dr. Kaldas is a native of southern California where he completed his undergraduate studies in microbiology, immunology, and molecular genetics at UCLA, and obtained his Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of California Irvine School of Medicine. He then moved to New York where he completed his surgical residency training at SUNY Stony Brook Department of Surgery before returning to UCLA to complete his multi-organ transplant fellowship training under the mentorship of Dr. Ronald W. Busuttil at the Dumont-UCLA transplant center. Dr. Kaldas is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, and he is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Kaldas specializes in the surgical management of benign and malignant liver disease. This ranges from laparoscopic and open liver resection for tumors such as liver cancer, bile duct cancer, and metastatic colon cancer to complex liver transplantation. He has active research studies in hepatocellular carcinoma and ischemia reperfusion injury of the liver.

Languages

English

Education

Medical Board Certification

Surgery, American Board of Surgery, 2012

Fellowship

UCLA School of Medicine, 2010

Residency

SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine, 2008

Internship

SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine, 2003

Degree

UC Irvine College of Medicine, MD, 2002

Locations

West Los Angeles

Pfleger Liver Institute

Liver Transplant Surgery| Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery| Pediatric Liver Transplant Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Videos

Kelly Lee Tarantello Endowed Chair in Integrative Liver Transplantation