Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery & Liver Transplantation

Contact Us

Adult Appointments
 (615) 936-5321
Pediatric Appointments
(615) 343-2454

Administrative Office
Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery & Liver Transplantation, VUMC
801 Oxford House
1313 21st Ave. South,
Nashville, TN 37232-4753
Phone: (615) 936-0420

Faculty & Staff


Sunil K. Geevarghese, M.D., M.S.C.I., F.A.C.S
Interim Chief, Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation
Interim Surgical Director, Vanderbilt Liver Transplant Program
Program Director, Vanderbilt ASTS Transplant Surgery Fellowship
Associate Professor of Surgery, Radiology and Radiological Sciences

D. Lee Gorden, M.D., F.A.C.S. 

Professor of Surgery and Cancer Biology

Douglas Wayne Hanto, M.D., Ph.D.

Director of the Vanderbilt Transplant Center
Chief of Pediatric Liver Transplant, Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital
Professor of Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Lewis Thomas Professor of Surgery Emeritus, Harvard Medical School

Seth J. Karp, M.D.

Professor & Chairman, Department of Surgery
H. William Scott Jr. Chair in Surgery

C. Wright Pinson, M.D., M.B.A
Deputy Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs
Associate Vice Chancellor for Clinical Affairs
CEO of the Vanderbilt Health System
Liver and Hepatobiliary Surgeon

J. Kelly Wright, Jr., M.D., F.A.C.S
Professor of Surgery
Surgical Director of Liver Transplantation, Vanderbilt Transplant Center

Research Professors of Surgery
Irene Feurer, Ph.D., Research Professor of Surgery
Edward Y. Zavala, MBA, Research Associate Professor of Surgery

To Refer a Patient to a surgeon in the VUMC Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, have your physician contact us:

P:  (615) 936-0420
F:  (615) 936-0435
Mail address:
Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
1313 21st Ave. South, 801 Oxford House
Nashville, TN 37232-4753

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