Kamran  Safdar

Kamran Safdar

Associate Professor of Clinical

Medical Sciences Building

COM IM Digestive Diseases Division - 0595

Medical Sciences Building
231 Albert Sabin Way ML 0595
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267

Education

Residency, Medical College of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI, 1996 (Anesthesiology)

Residency, Medical College of Wisconsin Milwaukee, WI, 2001 (Internal Medicine)

Fellowship, University of Miami Miami, FL, 2002 (Hepatology)

Fellowship, University of Miami Miami, FL, 2003 (Transplant Hepatology)

Fellowship, University of Cincinnati Medical Center Cincinnati, Ohio, 2006 (Gastroenterology)

Fellowship, University of Minnesota Minneapolis, MN, 2008 (Advance GI)

Research and Practice Interests

Gastrenterology and Transplant Hepatology

UC Health Clinical Focus

Gastroenterology

UC Health Specialities

Gastroenterology

Internal Medicine

Transplant Hepatology

Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)

10/23/2007

American Board of Internal Medicine

08/20/2002

American Board of Internal Medicine (Transplant Medicine)

11/19/2008

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Bari, Khurram; Luckett, Keith; Kaiser, Tiffany; Diwan, Tayyab; Cuffy, Madison; Schoech, Michael; Safdar, Kamran; Blackard, Jason T; Apewokin, Senu; Paterno, Flavio; Sherman, Kenneth E; Zucker, Stephen D; Anwar, Nadeem; Shah, Shimul A (2017. )Hepatitis C Transmission from Seropositive, Non-Viremic Donors to Non-Hepatitis C Liver Transplant Recipients.Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.), ,

Ahmed, K; Atiq, M; Richer, E; Neff, G; Kemmer, N; Safdar, K (2008. )Careful observation of hepatic portal venous gas following esophageal variceal band ligation.Endoscopy, ,40 Suppl 2 ,E103

Atiq, Muslim; Budhani, Irfan; Snyder, Richard; Safdar, Kamran; Khan, Adeel; Chauhan, Shailendra (2008. )Pancreatic hydrocele: an unusual manifestation of severe acute pancreatitis.Gastrointestinal endoscopy, ,68 (2 ),393-5

Kemmer, Nyingi; Safdar, Kamran; Kaiser, Tiffany E; Zacharias, Victoria; Neff, Guy W (2008. )Liver transplantation trends for older recipients: regional and ethnic variations.Transplantation, ,86 (1 ),104-7

Atiq, Muslim; Holt, Andrew F; Safdar, Kamran; Weber, Frederick; Ravinuthala, Ravi; Jonas, Mark E; Neff, Guy W (2008. )Adult onset urea cycle disorder in a patient with presumed hepatic encephalopathy.Journal of clinical gastroenterology, ,42 (2 ),213-4

Kemmer, Nyingi; Safdar, Kamran; Kaiser, Tiffany; Zacharias, Victoria; Neff, Guy W (2008. )Impact of geographic location on access to liver transplantation among ethnic minorities.Transplantation, ,85 (2 ),166-70

Ahmed, K; Safdar, K; Kemmer, N; Atiq, M; Wang, J; Neff, G W (2007. )Intestinal schistosomiasis following orthotopic liver transplantation: a case report.Transplantation proceedings, ,39 (10 ),3502-4

Neff, G W; Kemmer, N; Kaiser, T; Zacharias, V; Majoras, N; Safdar, K (2007. )Outcomes in adult and pediatric liver transplantation among various ethnic groups.Transplantation proceedings, ,39 (10 ),3204-6

Neff, Guy W; Nery, Jose; Lau, Daryl Ty; O'Brien, Christopher B; Duncan, Robert; Shire, Norah J; Ruiz, Phillip; Nery, Caio; Montalbano, Marzia; Muslu, Halim; Safdar, Kamran; Schiff, Eugene R; Tzakis, Andreas G; Madariaga, Juan R (2004. )Tenofovir therapy for lamivudine resistance following liver transplantation.The Annals of pharmacotherapy, ,38 (12 ),1999-2004

Neff, Guy W; O'Brien, Christopher B; Nery, Jose; Shire, Norah J; Nishida, Seigo; delaGarza, Julia; Montalbano, Marzia; Safdar, Kamran; Ruiz, Phillip; Rideman, Eric; Gascon, Jose A; Tzakis, Andreas G; Madariaga, Juan; Rudich, Steven M (2004. )Factors that identify survival after liver retransplantation for allograft failure caused by recurrent hepatitis C infection.Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society, ,10 (12 ),1497-503

Neff, G W; O'Brien, C B; Shire, N J; DeManno, A; Kahn, S; Rideman, E; Safdar, K; Madariaga, J; Rudich, S R (2004. )Topical testosterone treatment for chronic allograft failure in liver transplant recipients with recurrent hepatitis C virus.Transplantation proceedings, ,36 (10 ),3071-4

Neff, G W; delaGarza, J; Shire, N; Nishida, S; O'Brien, C B; Safdar, K; Madariaga, J; Schiff, E; Ruiz, P (2004. )The long-term effects of immune suppression on liver transplant recipients with recurrent hepatitis C viral infection.Transplantation proceedings, ,36 (10 ),3065-7

Neff, Guy W; O'brien, Christopher B; Nery, Jose; Shire, Norah; Montalbano, Marzia; Ruiz, Phillip; Nery, Ciao; Safdar, Kamran; De Medina, Maria; Tzakis, Andreas G; Schiff, Eugene R; Madariaga, Juan (2004. )Outcomes in liver transplant recipients with hepatitis B virus: resistance and recurrence patterns from a large transplant center over the last decade.Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society, ,10 (11 ),1372-8

Anwar, Nadeem; Kaiser, Tiffany E; Bari, Khurram; Schoech, Michael; Diwan, Tayyab S; Cuffy, Madison C; Silski, Latifa; Quillin, Ralph C; Safdar, Kamran; Shah, Shimul A (2020. )Use of Hepatitis C NAT Positive Liver Allografts in Hepatitis C Virus Seronegative Recipients.Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society, ,

Lee, Tiffany C; Kaiser, Tiffany E; Luckett, Keith; Wima, Koffi; Winer, Leah K; Morris, Mackenzie C; Kassam, Al-Faraaz; Safdar, Kamran; Bari, Khurram; Anwar, Nadeem; Quillin, R Cutler; Shah, Shimul A (2019. )Use, Safety, and Effectiveness of Viremic Hepatitis B Virus Donor Livers: A Potential Opportunity to Expand the Donor Pool.Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society, ,25 (10 ),1581-1584

Cortez, Alexander R; Morris, Mackenzie C; Brown, Nicholas G; Winer, Leah K; Safdar, Kamran; Poreddy, Sampath; Shah, Shimul A; Quillin, R Cutler (2019. )Is Surgery Necessary? Endoscopic Management of Post-transplant Biliary Complications in the Modern Era.Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, ,

Luckett, Keith; Kaiser, Tiffany E; Bari, Khurram; Safdar, Kamran; Schoech, Michael R; Apewokin, Senu; Diwan, Tayyab S; Cuffy, Madison C; Anwar, Nadeem; Shah, Shimul A (2019. )Use of Hepatitis C Virus Antibody-Positive Donor Livers in Hepatitis C Nonviremic Liver Transplant Recipients.Journal of the American College of Surgeons, ,228 (4 ),560-567

Truong, Vien; Mazur, Wojciech; Magier, Adam; Broderick, John; Safdar, Komal; Volz, Brian; Bartone, Cheryl; Kereiakes, Dean J; Chung, Eugene S (2019. )Changes in mechanical dyssynchrony in severe aortic stenosis patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement.Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.), ,36 (2 ),243-248

Aloreidi, Khalil; Safdar, Kamran (2019. )The Forgotten Cause of Gastroparesis: Liver Cirrhosis. South Dakota medicine : the journal of the South Dakota State Medical Association, ,72 (2 ),58-59

Truong, Vien T; Safdar, Komal S; Kalra, Dinesh K; Gao, Xuexin; Ambach, Stephanie; Taylor, Michael D; Moore, Ryan; Taylor, Robin J; Germann, Joshua; Toro-Salazar, Olga; Jefferies, John L; Bartone, Cheryl; Raman, Subha V; Ngo, Tam; Mazur, Wojciech (2017. )Cardiac magnetic resonance tissue tracking in right ventricle: Feasibility and normal values.Magnetic resonance imaging, ,38 ,189-195

Contact Information

Academic - Medical Sciences Building
231 Albert Sabin Way ML 0595
CincinnatiĀ  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-558-7200
Fax: 513-558-6013
safdark@ucmail.uc.edu