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

  • The Utility of Donor Specific Antibody Monitoring and the Role of Kidney Biopsy in Simultaneous Liver and Kidney recipients with denovo Donor Specific Antibodies.
    Parajuli S, Aziz F, Blazel J, Muth BL, Garg N, Mohamed M, Rice J, Mezrich JD, Hidalgo LG, Mandelbrot D
    Transplantation 2020 Jul 22;
    [PubMed ID: 32732618]

  • Microsteatosis in Livers from Donation after Circulatory Death (DCD) Donors Is Associated with Inferior Outcomes Following Liver Transplantation.
    Bath NM, Leverson G, Al-Adra D, D'Alessandro A, Mezrich J, Foley DP
    Liver Transpl. 2020 May 26;
    [PubMed ID: 32453905]

  • Third-party vessel allografts in kidney and pancreas transplantation: Utilization, de novo DSAs, and outcomes.
    Garg N, Hidalgo LG, Ellis TM, Redfield RR, Parajuli S, Mezrich JD, Kaufman DB, Astor BC, Djamali A, Mandelbrot DA
    Am. J. Transplant. 2020 May 13;
    [PubMed ID: 32402138]

  • Reply.
    Groose MK, Aldred BN, Mezrich JD, Hammel LL
    Liver Transpl. 2019 12; 25(12): 1851
    [PubMed ID: 31433894]

  • Risk Factors for Intracardiac Thrombus During Liver Transplantation.
    Groose MK, Aldred BN, Mezrich JD, Hammel LL
    Liver Transpl. 2019 11; 25(11): 1682-1689
    [PubMed ID: 31119833]

All Publications on PubMed