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Hans W. Sollinger, MD, PhD, FACS

Contact Dr. Sollinger

E-mail:
hans@surgery.wisc.edu

Phone:
(608) 263-9903

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

Hans W. Sollinger, MD, PhD, FACS

Folkert O. Belzer Professor of Surgery
Section of Kidney and Pancreas Surgery
Divison of Transplantation

Education

  • MD, Medical School of Munich, 1973
  • PhD, University of Munich, Germany, 1975
  • Fellowship, Immunobiology Research, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, 1975-1976
  • Residency, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, 1976-1980

Professional Activities

Dr. Sollinger is on the editorial board of several international academic journals, including Transplantation and the Journal of the American College of Surgeons.
He holds offices for the following national and international professional societies:

  • American Society of Transplant Surgeons (past-president)
  • International Society of Organ Sharing (past-president)
  • The Transplantation Society (treasurer)

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Sollinger is certified by the American Board of Surgery. He specializes in kidney and pancreas transplantation as well as total pancreatectomy and islet autotransplantation as a treatment for chronic pancreatitis.

Dr. Sollinger provides a wide range of services including Kidney Transplant, Pancreas Transplant, and Pediatric Kidney Transplant.

Research Interests

Dr. Sollinger’s research interests include the clinical and preclinical testing of new immunosuppressive agents and gene therapy for cell transplantation.

Active Clinical Trials

Recent Publications
  • Prevalence and outcomes of cystic lesions of the transplant pancreas: The University of Wisconsin Experience.
    Al-Qaoud TM, Martinez EJ, Sollinger HW, Kaufman DB, Redfield RR, Welch B, Leverson G, Odorico JS
    Am. J. Transplant. 2017 Oct 11.
    [PubMed ID: 29024476]
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  • The Importance and Utility of Hemoglobin A1c Levels in the Assessment of Donor Pancreas Allografts.
    Arpali E, Scalea JR, Redfield RR, Berg L, Kaufman DB, Sollinger HW, Welch B, Leverson G, Odorico JS
    Transplantation 2017 Oct; 101(10):2508-2519.
    [PubMed ID: 27984519]
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  • Incidence and Indications for Late Allograft Pancreatectomy While on Continued Immunosuppression.
    Parajuli S, Odorico J, Astor BC, Djamali A, Sollinger H, Redfield R, Kaufman D, Mandelbrot DA
    Transplantation 2017 Sep; 101(9):2228-2234.
    [PubMed ID: 27798517]
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  • Concurrent biopsies of both grafts in recipients of simultaneous pancreas and kidney demonstrate high rates of discordance for rejection as well as discordance in type of rejection - a retrospective study.
    Parajuli S, Arpali E, Astor BC, Djamali A, Aziz F, Redfield RR, Sollinger HW, Kaufman DB, Odorico J, Mandelbrot DA
    Transpl. Int. 2017 Jul 03.
    [PubMed ID: 28672081]
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  • Only Time Will Tell: The Future of Donation After Circulatory Death.
    Scalea JR, Sollinger HW
    Exp Clin Transplant 2016 Nov; 14(Suppl 3):27-31.
    [PubMed ID: 27805506]
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