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Cristiano Quintini, MD, is a Staff Physician in Liver Transplantation at Cleveland Clinic. He is also a Staff Physician in the Department of General Surgery.
Dr. Quintini is involved in research into small-for-size living donor liver transplantation and intestinal failure as well as ex-vivo organ perfusion and advanced liver tumor surgery.
Dr. Quintini received his medical degree from the Universita’ degli Studi di Bologna in Bologna, Italy. He completed a residency in the General Surgery Residency Program at Universita’ di Modena e Reggio Emilia in Modena, Italy. Dr. Quintini then received a fellowship from the University of Miami in abdominal transplant surgery, which he completed at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Fla. Dr. Quintini then completed an advanced fellowship in living donor liver transplantation, which he received from Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio.
Dr. Quintini is an expert in advanced liver surgery. He is involved in the treatment of advanced cancers affecting the liver using innovative approaches such as robotic and minimally invasive surgery. Dr. Quintini is also involved in research on the treatment of ex-vivo tumor resection and perfusion with chemotherapeutic agents for advanced and inoperable liver tumors.
Hepatobiliary surgery, Metastatic liver cancers, Neuroendocrine tumors, Hepatocellular carcinoma, Benign liver tumors, Liver cysts, Liver transplantation, Living donor liver surgery, Pediatric liver transplant, Organ recovery and preservation, Portal hypertension
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