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Living Donor Transplant Team

Matthew J Hanlon, MD
Matthew J Hanlon, MD
315 464-7329

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Medstar-Georgetown Medical Center, 2020, Transplant & Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery
  • Residency: SUNY Upstate Medical Center, 2018, General Surgery
  • MD: Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, 2013
  • BA: Boston College, 2005, Biology



John E Leggat Jr, MD
John E Leggat Jr, MD
315 464-5290

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers, Nephrology
  • MPH: University of Michigan
  • MPH: University of Michigan, School of Public Health, 1996, Epidemiology
  • Residency: University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers, 1994, Medicine
  • MD: Dartmouth Medical School, 1991


Nephrology; Acute Kidney Failure; Acute Renal Insufficiency; Chronic Kidney Disease; Chronic Kidney Failure; Hypertension; more

Research Interests

  • Outcome of therapeutic decisions in dialysis and transplantation

Clinical Interests

  • Dialysis, transplantation, general nephrology

Rauf Shahbazov, MD, PhD
Rauf Shahbazov, MD, PhD
315 464-5413

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: University of Virginia Medical Center, 2017, Transplant Surgery


Transplant; Acute Pancreatitis; Bile Duct Cancer; Bile Duct Injuries; Bile Duct Stricture; Chronic Pancreatitis; more

Research Interests

  • Transplant immunology, clinical outcome studies in abdominal solid organ transplantation, islet cell transplantation research

Education Interests

  • Application of minimal invasive techniques in transplant and hepatobiliary surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Kidney, pancreas, islet and liver tranplant surgery

    Hepato pancreato biliary sugery

    Total pancreatectomy and auto islet transplantation


  • American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS)
  • International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (IHPBA)
  • Clinical Robotic Surgery Association
  • Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh (RCS ED)
  • Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
  • European Liver and Intestinal Transplantation Association (ELITA)
  • European Society of Organ Transplantation (ESOT)
  • Middle East Society of Organ Transplantation (MESOT)
  • American Medical Association

Living Donor Coordinator

Lavell Jones, MSN, RN, CCTC