Jorge Bezerra, MD

Jorge Bezerra, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology Cincinnati, OH

Professor, Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine


Office Address

  • 3333 Burnet Ave
    Ml 2010
    Cincinnati, OH 45229
    Phone: (513) 636-4415
    Fax: (513) 636-7805

Jorge Bezerra, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology Cincinnati, OH

Professor, Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology: General Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatric Hepatology and Liver Transplantation

Education & Medical Training

  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical CenterCincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte
  • University of ArizonaUniversity of Arizona

Certifications & Licensure

  • OH State Medical LicenseOH State Medical License1990 - 2015
  • American Board of PediatricsPediatric Gastroenterology
  • American Board of PediatricsPediatric Transplant Hepatology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Regional Top DoctorCastle Connolly, 2014
  • Associate EditorHepatology, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • Founding Co-Chair, Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology and HepatologyFaculty of 1000, 2011, 2012, 2013

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Grant Support

  • Immunologic Dysfunction In Biliary AtresiaNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2010 - 2012
  • Digestive Health Center: Bench To Bedside Research In Pediatric Digestive DiseaseNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2010 - 2011
  • Clinical Center For Cholestatic Liver Disease In ChildrenNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2010 - 2011
  • Biological Basis Of Phenotypes And Clinical Outcomes In Biliary AtresiaNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2010 - 2011
  • The Plasminogen System And Liver RepairNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2010 - 2010
  • Biological Basis Of Phenotypes And Clinical Outcomes In Biliary AtresiaNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2009 - 2009
  • Clinical Center For Cholestatic Liver Disease In ChildrenNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2009 - 2009
  • Digestive Health Center: Bench To Bedside Research In Pediatric Digestive DiseaseNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2009 - 2009
  • Clinical Center For Biliary Atresia: Etiopathogenesis And Clinical OutcomeNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2007 - 2008
  • The Plasminogen System And Liver RepairNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2007 - 2009
  • The Jaundice CHIP: A Diagnostic Tool For Cholestatic Liver DiseaseNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2007 - 2008
  • Jaundice CHIP: Diagnostic Tool For Cholestatic Liver DISNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2006 - 2006
  • Molecular Determinants Of Clinical Phenotypes In Biliary AtresiaNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2006 - 2007
  • Immunologic Dysfunction In Biliary AtresiaNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2003 - 2009
  • Clinical Center For Biliary Atresia: Etiopathogenesis A*National Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2002 - 2006
  • Plasminogen System And Liver RepairNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    2000 - 2004
  • Biological Role Of Hepatocyte Growth Factor LIKE ProteinNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    1999 - 1999
  • Biological Role Of Hepatocyte Growth Factor-Like ProteinNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases
    1995 - 1999

Research History

  • Principal Investigator, NIH2014 - 2015
    SBIR grant to develop the LiverChip, a diagnostic high-throughput sequencing platform for mutation screen of children with chronic liver disease
  • Principal Investigator, NIH2008 - 2010
    SBIR grant to develop the JaundiceChip, a diagnostic high-throughput sequencing platform for mutation screen of children with chronic liver disease

Professional Memberships"

Other Languages

  • Portuguese

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

Industry Relationships

  • Co-InvestigatorGilead
    2014 - 2014
    Clinical trial of Sofosbovir in children with HCV infection
  • InvestigatorGilead
    2014 - 2014
    Clinical trial of Tenofovir for children with HBV infection
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