Expert Team

Cedars-Sinai is indeed fortunate to have the expertise of some of the world's leading liver transplant specialists. Each team consists of a wide array of specialists from various fields of medicine. In addition to diagnosing and treating complex medical conditions and performing the multifaceted procedures associated with organ transplants, the staff is also engaged in groundbreaking research that has advanced the field of medicine in many ways. Recognized for their expertise, members of our team are published widely in national and international scientific and medical journals.


Expert Team

Alagappan Annamalai, MD

Transplant Surgeon

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Walid Ayoub, MD

Assistant Medical Director Liver Transplantation

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Steven D. Colquhoun, MD, FACS

Surgical Director Liver Transplantation

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Irene Kim, MD

Surgeon Comprehensive Transplant Center

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Andrew S. Klein, MD, FACS, MBA

Director Comprehensive Transplant Center
Esther and Mark Schulman Chair Surgery and Transplantation Medicine

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Nicholas Nissen, MD

Director Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery

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Vinay Sundaram, MD, MsC

Assistant Director Hepatology

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Tram T. Tran, MD

Medical Director Liver Transplantation

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Gordon Wu, MD

Director Transplant Immunobiology Laboratory

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