University of Wisconsin–Madison

Joshua D Mezrich, MD

Associate Professor

  • Section of Liver and Kidney Surgery
  • Division of Transplantation

mezrich@surgery.wisc.edu
(608) 263-2527

600 HIGHLAND AVE
MC 7375
MADISON, WI 53792-3284

Education

  • MD, Cornell University Medical College, 1997
  • Surgery Residency, University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, IL, 1997-2005
  • Research Fellowship, Transplantation Biology Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Transplantation Fellowship, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, 2005-2007

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Mezrich is certified by the American Board of Surgery. He specializes in solid organ transplant (liver, kidney, and pancreas).

Dr. Mezrich provides a wide range of services including Kidney Transplant, Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy, Liver Resection, Liver Transplant, Wedge Resection of the Liver, “Scarless” Single-Port Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy.

Research Interests

Dr. Mezrich’s research interest is in transplant tolerance and how environmental exposures alter the immune system.

Recent Publications:

    • An Evaluation of the Safety and Efficacy of Simultaneous Bilateral Nephrectomy and Renal Transplantation for Polycystic Kidney Disease: A 20-Year Experience.
    • Grodstein EI, Baggett N, Wayne S, Leverson G, D'Alessandro AM, Fernandez LA, Foley DP, Mezrich JD, Odorico JS, Redfield RR, Sollinger HW, Kaufman DB
    • Transplantation 2017 Nov; 101(11): 2774-2779
    • [PubMed ID: 29064957]
    • Transplantation Versus Resection for Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma: An Argument for Shifting Treatment Paradigms for Resectable Disease.
    • Ethun CG, Lopez-Aguiar AG, Anderson DJ, Adams AB, Fields RC, Doyle MB, Chapman WC, Krasnick BA, Weber SM, Mezrich JD, Salem A, Pawlik TM, Poultsides G, Tran TB, Idrees K, Isom CA, Martin RCG, Scoggins CR, Shen P, Mogal HD, Schmidt C, Beal E, Hatzaras I, Shenoy R, Cardona K, Maithel SK
    • Ann. Surg. 2017 Oct 23;
    • [PubMed ID: 29064885]
    • Multidisciplinary Management of Hepatocellular Carcinoma Improves Access to Therapy and Patient Survival.
    • Agarwal PD, Phillips P, Hillman L, Lucey MR, Lee F, Mezrich JD, Said A
    • J. Clin. Gastroenterol. 2017 Oct; 51(9): 845-849
    • [PubMed ID: 28877082]
    • Harms of unsuccessful donation after circulatory death: An exploratory study.
    • Taylor LJ, Buffington A, Scalea JR, Fost N, Croes KD, Mezrich JD, Schwarze ML
    • Am. J. Transplant. 2017 Aug 14;
    • [PubMed ID: 28805291]
    • Modeling the Effect of the Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor on Transplant Immunity.
    • Julliard W, Fechner JH, Owens L, O'Driscoll CA, Zhou L, Sullivan JA, Frydrych L, Mueller A, Mezrich JD
    • Transplant Direct 2017 May; 3(5): e157
    • [PubMed ID: 28573192]

All Publications on PubMed