Robert S. Venick, MD

Robert S. Venick, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology
Primary Location
Children's Heart Center
200 Medical Plaza
330
Los Angeles, California 90095
Phone
Fax
310-825-9524

About

Dr. Venick is a Professor of Pediatrics and Surgery at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He graduated Cum Laude from Duke University with a B.A. in Public Policy, prior to attending medical school at the University of Southern California. Dr. Venick completed his residency and fellowship at UCLA, where he also pursued a Master of Science in Clinical Research. He has been on faculty at UCLA since 2006, where he serves as Director of Pediatric Liver and Intestinal Transplantation Services at Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA.

Dr. Venick has received funding from the National Institute of Health and the American Society of Transplantation for his research in intestinal failure associated liver disease, auto-immune hepatitis, liver and intestinal transplant-related pharmacogenomics, medication adherence and post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease. He is Chair of the Scientific Committee for the Intestinal Rehabilitation and Transplant Association. Dr. Venick is active in many professional societies in the pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology, nutrition and transplant communities. He has authored over 75 peer reviewed publications, and his teaching skills have been recognized by many of the trainees he has mentored over the years. His clinical skills have also been recognized as a Southern California Super Doctors ®.

Education

Medical Board Certifications

Pediatric Transplant Hepatology, American Board of Pediatrics, 2010
Pediatric Gastroenterology, American Board of Pediatrics, 2009

Fellowship

UCLA School of Medicine, 2006

Residency

UCLA School of Medicine, 2003

Internship

UCLA School of Medicine, 2001

Degree

Keck School of Medicine of USC, MD, 2000

Locations

Hospital Affiliations

Videos

The Fontan Liver: A Hepatologist's Perspective - Dr. Rob Venick | 2017 UCLA ACHD Symposium

Awards

  • Top Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2021
  • Southern California Super Doctors ® 2020
  • Southern California Super Doctors ® 2019
  • Southern California Super Doctors ® 2018
  • Top Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2018