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David P Foley, MD

Contact Dr. Foley

E-mail:
foley@surgery.wisc.edu

Phone:
(608) 263-2527

Mail:
600 HIGHLAND AVE
BX7375 CLINICAL SCIENCE CNTR-H4
MADISON, WI 53792-3284

David P Foley, MD

Associate Professor
Section of Liver and Kidney Surgery
Division of Transplantation

Education

  • MD, Boston University, 1994
  • General Surgery Residency, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 1994-2001
  • Surgical Research Fellow, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 1996-1998
  • Transplantation Fellow, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, 2001-2003

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Foley is certified by the American Board of Surgery. He specializes in liver and kidney transplantation.

Dr. Foley provides a wide range of services including Kidney Transplant, Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy, Liver Resection, Liver Transplant, and Wedge Resection of the Liver.

Research Interests

Dr. Foley’s research interests include identifying novel protective strategies to minimize ischemia-reperfusion injury in both liver and kidney transplantation. Specific focus includes the study of endogenous antioxidant protective pathways mediated by the transcription factor, Nrf2.

Recent Publications
  • Activation of the Nrf2-ARE Pathway in Hepatocytes Protects Against Steatosis in Nutritionally Induced Non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis in Mice.
    Lee LY, Köhler UA, Zhang L, Roenneburg D, Werner S, Johnson JA, Foley DP
    Toxicol. Sci. 2014 Oct 6.
    [PubMed ID: 25294219]
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  • Incidence and risk factors of incisional hernia formation following abdominal organ transplantation.
    Smith CT, Katz MG, Foley D, Welch B, Leverson GE, Funk LM, Greenberg JA
    Surg Endosc 2014 Aug 15.
    [PubMed ID: 25125093]
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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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  • Impact of donor warm ischemia time on outcomes after donation after cardiac death liver transplantation.
    Foley DP
    Liver Transpl. 2014 May; 20(5):509-11.
    [PubMed ID: 24677445]
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  • Increased C4d in post-reperfusion biopsies and increased donor specific antibodies at one-week post transplant are risk factors for acute rejection in mild to moderately sensitized kidney transplant recipients.
    Djamali A, Muth BL, Ellis TM, Mohamed M, Fernandez LA, Miller KM, Bellingham JM, Odorico JS, Mezrich JD, Pirsch JD, D'Alessandro TM, Vidyasagar V, Hofmann RM, Torrealba JR, Kaufman DB, Foley DP
    Kidney Int. 2013 Jun; 83(6):1185-92.
    [PubMed ID: 23447068, PMC ID: 3672254]
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