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Jon S Odorico, MD

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(608) 263-0388

MC 7375
MADISON, WI 53792-3284

Jon S Odorico, MD

Section of Kidney and Pancreas Surgery
Division of Transplantation


  • MD, New York University, School of Medicine, New York, NY, 1987
  • Residency, General Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1987-1994
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Harrison Department of Surgical Research, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1990-1992
  • Fellow, Transplant Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, 1994-1996

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Odorico is certified by the American Board of Surgery. He specializes in pancreatic, islet cell, and multi-organ transplants.

Dr. Odorico provides a wide range of services including Kidney Transplant and Pancreas Transplant.

Research Interests

Dr. Odorico’s research focuses on stem cell biology and differentiation, developing novel stem cell-based strategies for treating diabetes, pancreas transplantation, and islet cell transplantation.

Dr. Odorico's Lab

Recent Publications
  • 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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  • Interspecies Organogenesis-Derived Tissues for Transplantation.
    Odorico JS
    Transplantation 2017 Jul; 101(7):1510-1512.
    [PubMed ID: 28640012]
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  • The Nexus of Stem Cell-Derived Beta-Cells and Genome Engineering.
    Sackett SD, Rodriguez A, Odorico JS
    Rev Diabet Stud 2017; 14(1):39-50.
    [PubMed ID: 28632820]
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  • Laparoscopic Biopsies in Pancreas Transplantation.
    Uva PD, Odorico JS, Giunippero A, Cabrera IC, Gallo A, Leon LR, Minue E, Toniolo F, Gonzalez I, Chuluyan E, Casadei DH
    Am. J. Transplant. 2017 Aug; 17(8):2173-2177.
    [PubMed ID: 28267898]
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