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Our Intestinal Rehabilitation and Transplant Experts

Our Intestinal Rehabilitation and Transplant Doctors and Specialists

The following experts are members of the UPMC Intestinal Rehabilitation and Transplantation Center.

Intestinal Rehabilitation Center Physicians

  • Ruy Cruz

    Ruy Jorge Cruz Jr., MD, PhD

    Surgical Director, Intestinal Rehabilitation and Transplant Center, Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute
    Associate Professor of Surgery

  • David George Binion, MD

    Professor of Medicine
    Director, UPMC Nutrition Support Service
    Co-Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center

  • Armando Ganoza, MD

    Surgical Director, Pediatric Kidney Transplant Program, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

  • Adam Slivka, MD, PhD, is a specialist in gastroenterology at UPMC CancerCenter

    Adam Slivka, MD, PhD

    Associate Chief of Clinical Services, UPMC Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
    Professor of Medicine

Transplant Coordinators

  • Susan Legge, RN 
  • Crystal McCormick, RN
  • Mary Roberts, RN