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Meet Our Team

Our team of experts span the complete spectrum of medical and surgical disciplines to provide the best possible comprehensive care for patients with complex liver diseases.



Assistant Professor, Pathology

Associate Professor, Radiology

Amar Nijagal, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Pediatric Surgery
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, San Francisco

Emily Perito, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Assistant Medical Director, Pediatric Liver Transplant
Co-director, Pediatric Pancreas Program
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital

Pediatric hematologist and oncologist

Philip Rosenthal, M.D.

Professor of Pediatrics and Surgery

Director of Pediatric Hepatology Research

Director, Pediatric Hepatology

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UCSF
Director, Molecular Oncology Initiative, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Benioff UCSF Professorship in Children's Health, Division of Hematology and Oncology

Assistant Professor, Division of Gastroenterology

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