George Cholankeril, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine

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Position

Address

Abdominal Transplant and Liver Disease (Clinic)
Baylor Clinic
Suite 1450
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
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Education

  • MD from American University of the Caribbean
    Saint Martin
  • MSc from Stanford University School of Medicine
    Stanford

  • Residency at Boston University School of Medicine
    Providence

  • Fellowship at University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center
    Memphis

  • Fellowship at Stanford University School of Medicine
    Stanford

Gender

  • M

Professional Statement

Dr. George Cholankeril is an assistant professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Cholankeril is responsible for the care of liver transplant patients at Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center. In addition to overseeing pre- and post-transplant end-stage liver disease patients, he is responsible for managing their long-term care and providing education before and after their surgical procedure. His extensive training includes internal medicine residency at Boston University, transplant hepatology fellowship at University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, and gastroenterology fellowship at Stanford University. Dr. Cholankeril is a member of the American Gastroenterology Association and the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease. Dr. Cholankeril’s clinical research interests include liver cancer, fatty liver disease and liver transplant outcomes.

Professional Achievements

  • Young Investigator Travel Award
    European Association for the Study of Liver Disease

  • Young Investigator Travel Award
    American Association for the Study of Liver Disease

  • Fellow Travel Award at Digestive Disease Week
    American Gastroenterological Association

Professional Interests

  • Transplant Hepatology

  • Liver cancer

  • Fatty Liver Disease

  • Viral hepatitis

  • Cirrhosis

Physician Specialties

  • Hepatology

Memberships

  • American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases

  • American Gastroenterological Association