Monica A. Tincopa, MD

Monica A. Tincopa, MD

Transplant Hepatology| Gastroenterology
Primary Location
Santa Monica Digestive Diseases
1223 16th Street
Suite 3100
Santa Monica, California 90404


Dr. Tincopa specializes in general and transplant hepatology. She treats a broad array of liver conditions including cirrhosis, viral hepatitis, autoimmune hepatitis, genetic forms of liver disease and alcohol-related liver disease. Dr. Tincopa has a particular interest in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).  She also has expertise in caring for patients before and after liver transplantation.

Dr. Tincopa completed medical school and her internal medicine residency at Johns Hopkins. She completed her gastroenterology and transplant hepatology fellowships at the University of Michigan (UM) in Ann Arbor. Dr. Tincopa also completed her master’s in health and health care Research at UM. She is board certified in internal medicine, gastroenterology, transplant hepatology and obesity medicine. Dr. Tincopa has presented research at multiple national society meetings including AASLD, ATC and DDW.




Medical Board Certifications

Transplant Hepatology, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2016
Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2015
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2012


University of Michigan Hospital, 2016
University of Michigan Hospital, 2015


John Hopkins University Hospital, 2012


University of Michigan Rackham School of Graduate Education, MSc, 2014
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD, 2009

Hospital Affiliations

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Areas of Focus

Non alcoholic fatty liver disease
Primary biliary cirrhosis
Liver disease
Autoimmune hepatitis