Dr. Julia Wattacheril

  • Hepatology
  • New York, NY
  • Languages supported at her practice: English
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Electronic Health Records

Dr. Wattacheril's Background

Bio

Gastroenterologist and Transplant Hepatologist Assistant Professor of Medicine at NYP/Columbia's Center for Liver Disease and Transplantation Clinical Specialties: Includes all aspects of transplant hepatology, general hepatology and gastroenterology with emphasis on metabolic liver disease and obesity. Specializes in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease as well as all forms of hepatitis, chronic liver disease, and liver cancer in addition to liver transplantation. Research Interests: Hepatic steatosis, insulin resistance and metabolic liver disease in adults. Her current grant concentrates on the proteins and lipids that signal the transition from steatosis to steatohepatitis.

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Education
  • Medical School, 2004
  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • Houston, TX
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