Catherine Lucero, M.D.

Transplant Hepatology

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Biographical Info

Dr. Catherine Lucero is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Center for Liver Disease and Transplantation. After obtaining her medical degree from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Dr. Lucero completed her medicine residency and gastroenterology fellowship at New York University School of Medicine, where she also served as chief resident. Dr. Lucero completed her advanced fellowship training in Transplant Hepatology at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University. She is board certified in Transplant Hepatology and Gastroenterology.

She specializes in the management of patients with liver diseases including viral hepatitis B and C, fatty liver disease, autoimmune liver disease, metabolic liver disease, and hepatocellular cancer. She sees patients with end-stage liver disease and evaluates those who need liver transplantation. She also provides medical care to patients before and after liver transplantation.

Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)
American Board of Internal Medicine (Transplant Hepatology)
Clinical Expertise
Liver Transplant
Liver Cancer
Liver Transplant Evaluation
Viral Hepatitis
Liver Disease
Cirrhosis of Liver
Portal Hypertension
Bile Duct Cancer
Autoimmune Liver Disease
Liver Disease Due to Alcohol
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
End Stage Liver Disease
Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)
Languages
English
Education 
  • M.D.
    University of Miami School of Medicine
    2007
  • B.S.
    University of Miami
    2004
Appointments 
  • Assistant Attending Physician
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Videos

Autoimmune Liver Disease

Alcoholic Liver Disease

Non alcoholic Liver Disease

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