Gene Im

Gene Im, MD

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medicine, Liver Diseases


Liver Transplantation, Liver Medicine

Research Topics:

Hepatitis C Virus, Liver

Dr. Gene Y Im is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Liver Diseases at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He earned his B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley, graduating with honors. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at Winthrop-University Hospital, the primary teaching affiliate for the SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine. He continued at Winthrop to complete his fellowship training in Gastroenterology, followed by an advanced fellowship in Transplant Hepatology at the Mount Sinai Medical Center. He has given several oral presentations and presented posters of his research at international meetings such as AASLD, DDW, ACG and NYSGE.

Dr. Im’s areas of clinical interest include cirrhosis, acute/chronic liver diseases, portal hypertension, liver biopsy, quality improvement, inpatient care of liver patients and liver transplantation. His research program focuses on clinical aspects of liver diseases such as alcoholic liver disease, viral hepatitis, portal hypertension, liver biopsy and interpretation and outcomes-based research.

Dr. Im is an UNOS-certified Liver Transplant physician and is board certified in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Transplant Hepatology. He is also a member of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases.

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Transplant Hepatology


American Board of Internal Medicine

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MD, New York Medical College

Residency, Internal Medicine, Winthrop University Hospital

Fellowship, Gastroenterology, Winthrop University Hospital

Fellowship, Transplant Hepatology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine