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Federico Aucejo, MD, is a member of the Transplant Center in the Department of General Surgery at Cleveland Clinic's main campus. He joined the staff in 2006, subsequent to completing a fellowship in multiorgan transplantation at Cleveland Clinic. He is licensed in general surgery in Ohio and Argentina.
Dr. Aucejo's specialty interests include general surgery, liver transplantation, living donor liver transplantation (LDLT), pediatric liver transplantation and hepatocellular carcinoma.
A native of Argentina, Dr. Aucejo received his medical degree from Favaloro University in Buenos Aires, Argentina, graduating with Honors. He completed a residency and internship in his homeland. He then continued his medical training in New York City at Mount Sinai Medical Center with a fellowship in multiorgan transplantation.
Dr. Aucejo has been an investigator in research trials in his specialty areas. He has had numerous articles and abstracts published in leading medical journals. Additionally, he has given presentations at national and international conferences. Dr. Aucejo is a member of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, The Transplant Society, The International Liver Transplant Society and the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
hepatitis B.C., hepatobiliary surgery, Hepatocellular Carcinoma, laparoscopic liver surgery, liver, liver transplantation, living donor liver transplantation, Liver surgery, living donor liver transplantation (duplicate), pediatric liver transplant, Portal Hypertension, general surgery, Liver Transplantation, Living Donor Liver Transplantation
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