Physician’s Profile

Paul J. Gaglio, MD, FACP

Director, Hepatology Outreach
Contact Phone: 
(212) 305-8941
Board Certificates: 
Transplant Hepatology
Internal Medicine
Liver Disease
Viral Hepatitis
Transplant Hepatology
Liver Transplant
Fatty Liver
Portal Hypertension
Phi Beta Kappa 1984
Alpha Omega Alpha 1988
Fellow American College of Physicians 2001
Fellow American Gastroenterological Association 2008
Fellow American Association for the Study of Liver Disease 2014
“Best Doctors® in America” 2009-2015
Castle Connolly Top Doctors; New York Metro Area 2012-2015
Physician of the Year, New York Chapter, American Liver Foundation 2011

Paul J. Gaglio, MD FACP, AGAF, FAASLD is the newly appointed director of Hepatology Outreach at NY-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center. He is the former medical director of Adult Liver Transplantation at The Montefiore Medical Center. Dr Gaglio received his bachelor’s in Biology/Physiology from Rutgers College in New Brunswick, NJ, and his M.D. from UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. He completed an internship and residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City, and a digestive disease/liver transplantation fellowship at New Jersey Medical School. Dr. Gaglio has published multiple manuscripts, book chapters, and abstracts, and has participated in numerous research trials related to the therapy of hepatitis B and C, liver transplantation, and treatment of liver failure. Dr. Gaglio has lectured nationally and internationally on these topics. He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, the American Gastroenterological Association, and the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases. His research interests include treatment of hepatitis B and C, the natural history of hepatitis C in liver transplant recipients, and non alcoholic fatty liver disease.

• Krane NK, Gaglio PJ Viral Hepatitis as a cause of Renal Disease S Med Journal 1999;92:353-360 • Gaglio PJ, Dash S, Liu HJ, Cheng S, Dunne B, Baskin G, Bohm R, Blanchard J. Partial hepatectomy and laparoscopic-guided liver biopsy in rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta): novel approach for study of liver regeneration. Comparative Medicine 2000;50:363-368 • Gaglio PJ, Baskin G, Raterree M, Blanchard J, Cheng S, Dunne B, Liu H, Dash S, Theise N, LaBrecque D. Liver Regeneration Investigated in a non-human primate model J Hepatol. 2002;37:625-32. • Gaglio PJ, Malireddy S, Levitt BS, Russo MW, Lapointe-Rudow D, Kinkhabwala M , Lefkowitch J, Emond JC, and Brown RS., Jr. Increased Risk of Cholestatic Hepatitis C in Recipients of Grafts from Living versus Cadaveric Donors Liver Transpl. 2003;9:1028-35. • Gaglio PJ, Brown RS, Scope of Worldwide Hepatitis C Pr