Tag: The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Evaluating liver transplant candidates and MELD scores

Evaluating liver transplant candidates and MELD scores

When we get a referral for a patient that’s referred for a liver transplant evaluation at our center it’s typically a patient that’s cirrhotic or has end stage liver disease and they’ve decompensated at that point so the only thing that could potentially help them in the future is a

Diagnosis and treatment of eosinophilic esophagitis

Food allergies are a question that patients ask commonly. There are a number of considerations. So one important food allergy of course is gluten in patients who have celiac disease. And that really is essentially an allergy to gluten for those patients. There’s another condition that we’re seeing more often

Community Engagement and Equity in Digestive Health

Community Engagement and Equity in Digestive Health

So I’m the Director of Community Engagement and Equity in Digestive Health within my division of gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition. And really within this umbrella what we do is we are working towards bridging both community members, researchers, clinicians, other organizations, even government all stakeholders in making sure that we’re