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Our Liver and Intestine Transplant Physicians and Staff

Meet the Liver and Intestine Transplant Team

Travel and Teaching to Help Children and Doctors  

Transplant Director

George V. Mazariegos, MS, FACS, chief, Pediatric Transplantation

George Mazariegos, MD
Director, Pediatric Transplantation 
Dr. Mazariegos is the director of Pediatric Transplantation at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. He specializes in the treatment of pediatric patients who have liver and/or intestinal disease that require transplantation. Read more.

Transplant Doctors

Dr. Geoffrey James Bond -Transplant Director, Pediatric Intestinal Care Center, University of Pittsburgh, Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute Geoffrey Bond, MD
Transplant Surgery

As both a pediatric surgeon and transplant surgeon, Dr. Bond is ultimately involved in the expansion of a pediatric intestinal failure unit, which will benefit children with intestinal failure and offer them seamless transitional care. Read more.

Ira Fox, MD
Ira J. Fox, MD
Cellular Therapies

Dr. Fox director of the Center for Innovative Regenerative Therapies, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine. Read more.


 
Dr. Michael D. Green - Professor of Pediatrics and Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pediatrics and Surgery Division of Infectious Diseases Michael D. Green, MD, MPH
Infectious Diseases

Dr. Green is Professor of Pediatrics and Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pediatrics and Surgery Division of Infectious Diseases. Read more.

Dr. Diana A. Shellmer -Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh Medical School Diana Shellmer, PhD
Behavioral Pediatrics, Transplant Surgery

Dr. Shellmer's areas of expertise include adherence to medical regimen, adjustment and psychosocial functioning of transplant populations, and racial and ethnic differences in chronic illness pediatric populations. Read more.

Dr. Rakesh Sindhi - Director, Pediatric Transplant Research Rakesh Sindhi, MD
Director, Pediatric Transplantation Research

Dr. Sindhi is Director of Pediatric Transplant Research and Co-Director of Pediatric Transplantation for the Hillman Center for Pediatric Transplantation at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. Read more.

Dr. Kyle A. Soltys - Assistant Professor of Surgery, Thomas E. Starzl Transplant Institute, Children Kyle A. Soltys, MD
Transplant Surgery

Dr. Soltys is assistant professor of Surgery at the Thomas E. Starzl Transplant Institute at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Read more.

 

Transplant Coordinators

Jan Blice, RN, MSN, CCTC Jan Blice, RN, MSN, CCTC
Renee Brown-Bakewell, BSN, RN   Renee Brown-Bakewell, BSN, RN
Katie Dirling, RN   Katie Dirling, RN
Kim Haberman, BSN, CCTC Kim Haberman, BSN, CCTC
Tara Hartle, RN Tara Hartle, RN
Pamela Kachmar, RN   Pam Kachmar, RN
  Lindsay O’Toole RN, BSN, CPN

 

Transplant Clinical Staff

  Brittany Boehm, ARNP
Nurse Practioners 
 
 Christine Divens, RN Chris Divens, CNS
Physician Assistant
Tamara Fazzolare, PA-C Tammy Fazzolare, PA-C
Physician Assistant
Patti Harris, RN, CWOCN, CTNN - Enterostomal Therapist/Transplant Coordinator Patti Harris, DNP, CWOCN, CTNN, CCTC
Nurse Practitioner
Beverly Kosmach Park, MSN - Clinical Nurse Specialist Beverly Kosmach Park, MSN, CRPN
Clinical Nurse Specialist
  Nicole Kuttesch, ARNP
Nurse Practioners
William McGhee, PharmD - William McGhee, PharmD
Pharmacist
  Samantha Noll, MSW
Social Work

 

Lisa Remaley, PA-C Lisa Remaley, PA-C
Physician Assistant

 

 
Last Update
July 20, 2014
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