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Thomas Heffron, MD
General Surgery

A Nebraska native, Dr. Tom Heffron graduated magna cum laude from Creighton University with a biology degree followed by a medical degree at the University of Nebraska. His general surgery residency was at Creighton University followed by a three year fellowship in hepatobiliary surgery and liver, pancreas and kidney transplant surgery at the University of Chicago. He spent two years as an assistant professor of surgery at the same institution. While there, he was a member of the first team in the world to perform a successful series of living donor liver transplantations. He brought the living donor liver procedure to the University of Nebraska where he performed transplantation, hepatobiliary surgery and directed living donor liver transplantion from 1992 to 1996. In 1997, he was recruited to Atlanta where he restarted a dormant pediatric liver transplant program at Emory University/Children's Hospital of Atlanta, and performed hepatobiliary and adult cadaveric and living donor liver transplantation. In 1998, he was also named director of adult liver transplantation.Dr. Heffron is married with four children.
Gender Male

Credentials & Awards

Medical Education
University of Nebraska College of Medicine
Residency
Creighton University School Of Medicine
Surgery
Fellowship
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Hepatology / Liver Transplantation
Certification
Am Bd Surgery (Surgery)
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Thomas Heffron, MD

General Surgery

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