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Anthony M D'Alessandro, MD

Contact Dr. D'Alessandro

E-mail:
adalessandro@uwhealth.org

Phone:
(608) 263-9903

Mail:
600 HIGHLAND AVE
MC 7375
MADISON, WI 53792-3284

Anthony M D'Alessandro, MD

Professor
Section of Liver and Kidney Surgery
Division of Transplantation

Education

  • MD, Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA, 1981
  • Internship and Residency, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1981-1987
  • Transplantation Research Fellowship, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1984-1985
  • Transplantation and Clinical Research Fellowship, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1987-1989

Clinical Specialties

Dr. D’Alessandro is certified by the American Board of Surgery in general surgery. His clinical specialties are liver, kidney and small bowel transplants and hepatobiliary surgery.

Dr. D'Alessandro provides a wide range of services including Intestine Transplant, Kidney Transplant, Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy, Liver Resection, Liver Transplant, and Pediatric Liver Transplant.

Research Interests

Dr. D’Alessandro’s research interests include marketing and social networking efforts to increase awareness and rate of organ and tissue donation and implementation of donation after cardiac death policies.

Recent Publications
  • Does DCD Donor Time-to-Death Affect Recipient Outcomes? Implications of Time-to-Death at a High-Volume Center in the United States.
    Scalea JR, Redfield RR, Arpali E, Leverson GE, Bennett RJ, Anderson ME, Kaufman DB, Fernandez LA, D'Alessandro AM, Foley DP, Mezrich JD
    Am. J. Transplant. 2016 Jul 4.
    [PubMed ID: 27375072]
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  • Single-Dose Basiliximab Induction in Low-Risk Renal Transplant Recipients.
    Cunningham KC, Hager DR, Fischer J, D'Alessandro AM, Leverson GE, Kaufman DB, Djamali A
    Pharmacotherapy 2016 Jul; 36(7):823-9.
    [PubMed ID: 27265620]
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  • Results of pediatric living donor compared to deceased donor liver transplantation in the PELD/MELD era: Experience from two centers on two different continents.
    Yankol Y, Fernandez LA, Kanmaz T, Leverson GE, Mezrich JD, Foley D, Mecit N, D'Alessandro AM, Acarli K, Kalayoglu M
    Pediatr Transplant 2016 Feb; 20(1):72-82.
    [PubMed ID: 26861217]
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  • When Do DCD Donors Die?: Outcomes and Implications of DCD at a High-volume, Single-center OPO in the United States.
    Scalea JR, Redfield RR, Rizzari MD, Bennett R, Anderson ME, Anderson JE, Kaufman DB, Sollinger HW, Fernandez LA, D'Alessandro AM, Mezrich J
    Ann. Surg. 2016 Feb; 263(2):211-6.
    [PubMed ID: 26181480]
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  • Antithymocyte globulin is associated with a lower incidence of de novo donor-specific antibodies in moderately sensitized renal transplant recipients.
    Brokhof MM, Sollinger HW, Hager DR, Muth BL, Pirsch JD, Fernandez LA, Bellingham JM, Mezrich JD, Foley DP, D'Alessandro AM, Odorico JS, Mohamed MA, Vidyasagar V, Ellis TM, Kaufman DB, Djamali A
    Transplantation 2014 Mar 27; 97(6):612-7.
    [PubMed ID: 24531846, PMC ID: 4106033]
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