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Wolf, David, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF 
Medical Director, Liver Transplant
Professor of Clinical Medicine

Wolf, David C.
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About

Language(s): English
Department: Surgery
Board Certification: Gastroenterology, Transplant Hepatology

Dr. David Wolf specializes in Transplant Hepatology and, since 1996, has been the Medical Director of the Liver Transplantation Program at Westchester Medical Center. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Transplant Hepatology. He is Professor of Clinical Medicine in the Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatobiliary Diseases at New York Medical College in Valhalla, NY. Dr. Wolf has over thirty years of experience in gastroenterology and hepatology.

Dr. Wolf received his undergraduate degree from Yale University, where he graduated cum laude. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. He completed his residency training in Internal Medicine at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center and his clinical and research fellowship training in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

He went on to serve on the faculties at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, before joining the faculty at New York Medical College in 1996. Since then, he has received the Excellence in Housestaff Teaching Award six times. He has published more than 40 papers and 70 abstracts, focusing on topics including viral hepatitis, autoimmune hepatitis, portal hypertension, variceal bleeding, liver cancer and the economics of liver transplant.

In 1996, Dr. Wolf established the Liver Transplant Program at Westchester Medical Center, which was the first liver transplant program in the Hudson Valley. Over 800 liver transplants have been performed at Westchester since the program’s founding. He sees patients with a broad array of liver diseases, and has been recognized annually as a Castle Connolly New York Metro Area Top Doctor since 2006.

Dr. Wolf is very active in the transplant community. He lectures frequently to physician and patient organizations and serves as the Medical Advisor for the Transplant Support Organization (TSO). In 2016, TSO honored Dr. Wolf with its Outstanding Professional Award.

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Research

Education

Medical School: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Residency: Internal Medicine at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
Fellowship:
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
Bronx Municipal Hospital, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Specialties

Specialties: Gastroenterology
Hepatobiliary Disease
Transplant Hepotology
Special Clinical Interest:
  • Viral hepatitis
  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • Alcoholic hepatitis
  • Alcoholic liver disease
  • Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)
  • Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)
  • Metabolic liver disease
  • Cholestatic liver disease (PSC, PBC)
  • Hereditary hemochromatosis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Portal hypertension
  • Esophageal and gastric varices
  • Variceal bleeding
  • Ascites
  • Hepatic encephalopathy
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma
  • Liver cancer
  • Acute liver failure
  • Fulminant hepatic failure
  • Drug-induced liver injury

Locations

Westchester Medical Center
Ambulatory Care Pavilion, 3rd Floor

100 Woods Road
Valhalla, NY 10595
Phone: 914.493.8916
Fax: 914.493.7595