Amit K. Mathur MD, MS, FACS

Transplant & HPB Surgeon in Scottsdale, Arizona

Amit K. Mathur MD, MS, FACS

Transplant & HPB Surgeon in Scottsdale, Arizona

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Dr. Amit K Mathur MD, MS, FACS is a Transplant and Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary surgeon at the Mayo Clinic in Arizona. His clinical practice focuses on liver, kidney, and pancreas transplantation, and on surgery of the liver, bile duct, and pancreas for benign and malignant conditions. Dr. Mathur uses a combination of open, laparoscopic, and other minimally-invasive techniques to treat patients. He is also a member of the pediatric liver transplant team at Phoenix Children's Hospital.

He is currently a Senior Associate Consultant in Transplant and Hepatobiliary Surgery at Mayo Clinic Arizona and is an Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Mayo Medical School, and serves as the Chair of Transplant Quality in the Mayo Clinic Transplant Center in Arizona.

Dr. Mathur earned his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Florida. He completed his general, transplant, and HPB surgical training at the University of Michigan. He is board-certified in General Surgery by the American Board of Surgery and is certified by the American Society of Transplant Surgeons as a multi-organ abdominal transplant surgeon. He also completed a two-year health services research fellowship and obtained a Masters in Health and Health Care Research from the University of Michigan School of Public Health. He was a visiting scholar at the Scientific Registry for Transplant Recipients from 2008-2010. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Mathur's research focuses on improving access to care, clinical outcomes and health care delivery in surgery, cancer, end organ failure, and transplantation. He has published in several key journals including JAMA, Annals of Surgery, American Journal of Transplantation, Liver Transplantation, Transplantation, JAMA Surgery, and the Journal of the American College of Surgeons.

He is passionate about his service to the field of organ transplantation. He currently serves on the UNOS/OPTN Minority Affairs Committee. He is a member of the Editorial Board of Liver Transplantation and is an invited reviewer for multiple surgical and transplant journals. He is a member of several esteemed surgical societies including the American College of Surgeons, the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, the American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, Association of Academic Surgery, AASLD, International Liver Transplant Society, and the Surgical Outcomes Club.

He and his family live in Scottsdale.

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