Dr. George Therapondos, MD

Dr. George Therapondos, MD

Transplant Hepatology  ·  
Male  ·  
52 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. George Therapondos, MD is a transplant hepatology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in transplant hepatology, liver disorders, and more.Read his story

Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, LA

1514 Jefferson Hwy

New Orleans, LA 70121
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Payors Organization

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Dr. Therapondos' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Therapondos "Dr. George Therapondos is currently the Hepatology Section Head at the Ochsner MultiOrgan Transplant Institute and is an Associate professor of Medicine at the University of Queensland in Australia. He received his medical training at the University of Edinburgh in the United Kingdom and his specialist certification in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology and underwent clinical research training at the University of Edinburgh and the University of Toronto, Canada. He also completed a Master in Public Health at Johns Hopkins University.He was director of the Clinical Trials Unit of the Multi-organ Transplant Program of the University Health Network in Toronto, Canada and worked as Assistant Professor and Staff Hepatologist at Toronto General Hospital. He is a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and has continued to serve as a journal and grant reviewer for multiple journals and grant awarding bodies. He has published on advanced liver disease and its complications, such as portal hypertension and cirrhotic cardiomyopathy. His research interests are liver transplantation, cirrhosis and portal hypertension as well as Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease."
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3  Specialties

  • Transplant Hepatology
  • Hepatology
  • Liver Disorders

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Therapondos does not have any board certifications listed.

22  Conditions Treated

Background Check

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  • University Of Edinburgh College Of Medicine, Uk
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Royal Inf Of Edinburgh
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Edinburgh Hospitals, Uk
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Royal College Of Physicians
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Edinburgh Hospitals, Uk
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Toronto (Univ. Health Network)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Other Education | Completed

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Awards & Honors

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek

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Dr. Therapondos' Reviews

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3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

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Dr. Therapondos' Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Therapondos was one of the physicians tending to my brother before and after his liver and kidney transplant surgery. This surgery was a miracle! He had so many problems the surgery was in question before we came to Ochsner. Once the transplant had been performed, Dr. Therapondos gave his...more
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