Carlos O. Esquivel

Transplant surgeon, Liver transplant surgeon, Kidney transplant surgeon, Hepatobiliary surgeon, Pancreatic surgeon, Pancreas transplant surgeon

Intestinal Rehabilitation and Transplant Program

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • 1st Floor, Suite A160
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-498-7878
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Liver Transplant Program at Boswell Building

Liver Transplant Program

Professional Education

  • Residency: UC Davis Medical Center (1984) CA
  • Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine (1985) PA
  • Board Certification: General Surgery, American Board of Surgery (1985)
  • Fellowship: University of Lund (1983) Sweden
  • Internship: UC Davis Medical Center (1978) CA
  • Medical Education: University of Costa Rica School of Medicine (1975) Costa Rica
  • Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh, Transplantation (1985)
  • Residency, University of California, Davis, Surgery (1984)
  • Internship, University of California, Davis, Surgery (1978)
  • Ph.D., University of Lund, Sweden, Medicine (1983)
  • MD, University of Costa Rica, Medicine (1975)

Honors & Awards

  • National Research Service Award, NIH (1980)
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons (1990)
  • Premio a la Superacion (Honor al Merito) by Rafael A. Calderon F. Presidente de la Republica, Costa Rica (1991)
  • Member, American Surgical Association (1997)
  • 1st Recipient "The Arnold and Barbara Chair in Pediatric Transplantation", Stanford University (1999)
  • Honoree 'Salute to Excellence', American Liver Foundation, Northern California Chapter (2003)
  • President, San Francisco Surgical Society (2010 - 2011)
  • Francis Moore Excellence in Mentorship in the field of Transplantation Surgery Award, American Society of Transplant Surgeons (2015)
  • Medical Staff Distinguished Service Award, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford (April 16, 2015)

Administrative Appointments

  • Chief, Division of Abdominal Transplantation, Stanford University (1998 - Present)
  • Associate Director, Institute for Immunity, Transplantation and Infection, Stanford University (2004 - Present)
  • Director, Abdominal Transplant Fellowship, Stanford University (1998 - Present)
  • Vice Chairman, Department of Surgery, Stanford University (1995 - 1997)
  • Director, Pediatric Liver Transplant Program, Stanford University (1995 - Present)

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