Department General Surgery
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English, Spanish
Surgeon Yes
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus


Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Cancer Center
  • Care of Liver Transplant Patients
  • Evaluation of Hepatobiliary Malignancies
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Hepatobiliary Transplantation
  • Laparoscopic and Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopy
  • Laparoscopic Colon Resection
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Liver Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Solid Organ Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery for Digestive Diseases
  • Laparoscopic Thermal Ablation Of Liver Tumors
  • Liver Resection
  • Liver Surgery
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Liver Transplantation In Hiv Positive Patients
  • Living Donor Liver Transplantation (LDLT)
  • Management of Hepatobiliary Malignancies
  • Pediatric Liver Transplantation
  • Pre-Transplant Evaluation
  • Reoperative Abdominal Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery for Liver
  • Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Solid Organ Transplant
  • Surgery
  • Transplant- Liver Kidney/Pancreas
  • Transplantation
View all 28 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Adrenal Cancer
  • Adrenal disorders
  • Adrenal Tumors
  • Adrenocortical Carcinoma
  • Ascites
  • Autoimmune Chronic Hepatitis
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Tumors
  • Cirrhosis
  • Diseases of the Liver Biliary Tract and Pancreas
  • End Stage Liver Disease
  • Extrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer
  • Fatty Liver Disease
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatobiliary Disease
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Tumors
  • Liver-Biliary Tract Disease
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
View all 21 Specialties +


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About Federico Aucejo, MD

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

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Liver Transplant
Cleveland, OH USA

Fellowship - Mount Sinai Medical Center
Multiorgan Abdominal Transplant
New York, NY USA

Residency - Pirovano Hospital
General Surgery
Buenos Aires,

Medical Education - Favaloro University Medical School
Buenos Aires,

Internship - Favaloro Foundation
Liver Transportation
Buenos Aires,

Specialty Interests

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

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Federico Aucejo, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 11/19/2019, Dr. Aucejo has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

60 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.6 out of 5
Explains 4.5
Listens 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.7
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.6

8 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2020

The way this facility flows so smoothly with so many time obstacles amazed us, the doctors here clearly give not only their time but extra energy caring for their patients

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

During our first call, Dr. Aucejo did not have all of my records and did not seem to be on the same page as the rest of my care team which was frustrating. He subsequently contacted my hepatologist and got more information and gave me a follow up call which was much more helpful. I did not feel he was totally prepared for my visit and at one point said he wasn't sure why I was referred to him.

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Dr. Aucejo is superb!!! I travel from Pittsburgh for his care. I always recommend him to anyone I know who needs care relating to his specialty.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

Dr. Aucejo is an exemplary doctor. I have been going to Dr. Aucejo for eight years following my cholangiocarcinoma resection he performed in 2012. Each appointment has been an honor, as the prognosis was uncertain and the outcome could have been much different than my annual visits today. As always, thank you, Dr. Aucejo, and May God Bless you.

Reviewed on May 7, 2020

he promptly arranged a same day appointment for me with another provider I needed to see. He was encouraging which is appreciated.

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

Dr. Aucejo is excellent. He removed liver tumors that none of my doctors would surgically remove in my hometown.

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

This team approach was amazing especially since I could stay in one place and have the doctors and nurses come to me. Each person I saw was wonderful.

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019

Dr. Aucejo is absolutely wonderful!

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