Dr. Rohit S. Satoskar, MD

Dr. Rohit S. Satoskar, MD

Dr. Rohit S. Satoskar, MD

Languages: English
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Specialties
  • Transplant Hepatology
Conditions I Treat
  • alcoholic cirrhosis
  • autoimmune hepatitis
  • biliary cirrhosis
  • cirrhosis
  • esophageal varices
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Procedures I Perform
  • esophagogastroduodenoscopy
  • heterotopic liver transplant
  • liver and kidney transplantation
  • liver elastography
  • liver transplant
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About the Provider

Rohit Satoskar, MD, is medical director of Liver Transplantation, program director of the Transplant Hepatology Fellowship and Associate professor in the Department of Medicine at the MedStar Georgetown Transplant Institute. An expert in hepatology and liver transplantation, Dr. Satoskar is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Transplant Hepatology. He is widely published and a frequent lecturer, regionally and nationally. In addition to Dr. Satoskar's role as a clinician, teacher and researcher, he is actively involved in public policy efforts to benefit patients with liver disease. He serves in leadership positions with professional societies such as the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the American Liver Foundation and is a founding board member of the Global Liver Institute dedicated to collaboration and innovation in dealing with liver disease. Dr. Satoskar is highly rated by patients for explaining things well, listening carefully, and treating patients with respect, among other things. He believes in personalized care for each patient to address their particular needs and help achieve the best possible outcome and quality of life. Each patient is cared for as an individual, using the latest evidence-based medicine and technology available.
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Publications

  • Satoskar R and Reau N.  Potential consequences of healthcare recommendations: A focus on the United States Preventive Services Task Force. Hepatology 2013; 58:422-427.
  • Nguyen P, Plotkin J, Fishbein TM, Laurin JM, Satoskar R, Shetty K, Taylor AJ. Dobutamine stress echocardiography in patients undergoing orthotopic liver transplantation: a pooled analysis of accuracy, perioperative and long term cardiovascular prognosis. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Dec;29(8):1741-8.
  • Desai AP, Satoskar R, Appannagari A, Reddy KG, Te HS, Reau N, Meltzer DO, Jensen D. Co-management between hospitalist and hepatologist improves the quality of care of inpatients with chronic liver disease.  J Clin Gastroenterol. 2014 Apr;48(4):e30-6.
  • Sosin M, Nassif SR, Girlanda R, Desai CS, Satoskar R, Kallakury B, Cermak T, Fishbein T.  Isolated peritoneal donor-related plasmacytoma 3 years after liver transplantation: a case report.  Am J Transplant. 2014 Feb;14(2):472-6.
  • Deising A and Satoskar R.  MELD: Which patients fall through the cracks? Curr Hepatology Rep 2014.13:60-73.

Education
  • Fellowship Program: University of Chicago Medical Center (2007)
  • Fellowship Program: University of Chicago Medical Center (2006)
  • Residency Program: University of Chicago Medical Center (2003)
  • Medical School: Medical College of Ohio (2000)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Transplant Hepatology
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
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Practice Locations
Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
Awards
  • Gastroenterology Fellows Teaching Award 2016
  • Interdisciplinary Collaboration Award, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
  • 1st Place, Academic Debates, American Liver Foundation, Illinois
  • Microbiology and Immunology Award, Medical College of Ohio