Alan Hemming, MD, General Surgery, Iowa City, IA, UC San Diego Medical Center – Hillcrest


General Surgery Iowa City, IA

Hepatobiliary Surgery, Pancreas, Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast), Transplantation

Professor , Transplantation & Hepatobiliary Surgery

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  • Office

    Division of Transplantation & HPB Surgery University of Iowa
    200 Hawkins SE 427 GH
    Iowa City, IA 52242
    Phone(319) 467-5303
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  • I am the Professor of Transplantation & Hepatobiliary Surgery at UC San Diego. My general surgery training was done at the University of British Columbia , Vancouver , Canada followed by a fellowship in Hepatopancreaticobiliary surgery and Liver Transplantation at the University of Toronto. I was faculty at the University of Toronto , Princess Margaret Hospital and the Toronto Hospital of Sick Children prior to being recruited to the University of Florida in 1999. I directed the University of Florida Transplant and HPB program until 2009 at which point I was recruited to UC San Diego to direct their Transplant and HPB program. My interested are in Liver transplantation and complex oncologic surgery of the liver , bile ducts and pancreas.

Education & Training

  • University of British Columbia Faculty of Medicine
    University of British Columbia Faculty of MedicineClass of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

  • IA State Medical License
    IA State Medical License 2019 - 2022
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2009 - 2021
  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2000 - 2010
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Top Doctors:San Diego Area Castle Connolly, 2013-2017
  • Top Doctors:Southern California Castle Connolly, 2012-2017
  • America's Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2006-2017
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Publications & Presentations


Press Mentions

  • Man Survives Heart-Liver Transplant in San Diego
    Man Survives Heart-Liver Transplant in San DiegoDecember 2nd, 2016
  • UC San Diego and Samsara Sciences Team up to Advance Liver Tissue Models
    UC San Diego and Samsara Sciences Team up to Advance Liver Tissue ModelsFebruary 12th, 2016


  • member, American Society of Transplant Surgeons Ethics Committee 2010 - 2013

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