Under the leadership of Dr. Thomas Fishbein, the MedStar Georgetown Transplant Institute (MGTI) offers one of the best abdominal transplant fellowships in the country. MGTI annually performs more that 110 liver transplants, 200 kidney transplants, 20-25 intestinal/multivisceral transplants, 20 pancreas transplants, and over 150 major hepatobiliary cases. As one of only XX centers in the United States for intestinal/multivisceral transplants, MGTI has distinguished itself as a leader in the field, and is a referral center nationally and internationally.
The fellowship provides an extensive clinical experience in:
- Liver transplantation – both adult and pediatric
- Live donor liver transplantation
- Kidney transplant
- Kidney swaps and exchanges
- Laparoscopic donor nephrectomy
- Pancreas transplant
- Intestinal and multivisceral transplantation – both adult and pediatric
- Hepatobiliary surgery
- Donor procurements
The MedStar Georgetown Transplant Institute takes either one or two fellows every other year. We are searching for highly motivated individuals who are ready to commit to training and one of the premier facilities in the country. The fellowship program in ASTS certified, and uses the NRMP match system.