Frank Anania, MD, FACP

Frank  Anania, MD, FACP
Emory Clinic

Associate Professor of Medicine, Director of Hepatology

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Specialties:
Gastroenterology (Board certified since 1995)
Hepatology
Internal Medicine (Board certified since 1991)
Areas of Clinical Interest:
cirrhosis
hepatitis
liver disease
liver transplant evaluation
liver tumor
obesity
Office(s) Locations:
Emory Clinic 'B'
1365 Clifton Rd 1st Floor
Atlanta, GA 30322
(404) 712-2867
Hospital Affiliation(s):
Emory University Hospital
Additional Spoken Language(s):
Spanish
Year Started Practicing: 1994
Year Started Practicing at Emory: 2003
Organizational Memberships:
American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
American College of Physicians
American Gastroenterological Association
Major or Recent Publications:

Alcoholic Hepatitis. Curr Treat Options Gastroenterol 2002 Dec,5(6):417-423.

Aldehydes potentiate alpha(2)(I) collagen gene activity by JNK in hepatic stellate cells. Free Radic Biol Med 2001 Apr 15,30(8):846-57.

Delayed granuloma formation in a patient with vanishing bile duct syndrome 7 years post-liver transplantation. Liver Transpl 2001 Nov,7(11):999-1001.

Hepatorenal syndrome. Definition, pathophysiology, and intervention. Crit Care Clin 2002 Apr,18(2):345-73.

Leptin in hepatic fibrosis: evidence for increased collagen production in stellate cells and lean littermates of ob/ob mice. Hepatology 2002 Apr,35(4):762-71.

Leptin induces increased alpha2(I) collagen gene expression in cultural rat hepatic stellate cells. J Cell Biochem 2003 May 15,89(2):311-20.

Leptin, liver, and obese mice-fibrosis in the fat lane. Hepatology 2002 Jul,36(1):246-8.

Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors and hepatic stellate cell activation. J Biol Chem 2000 Nov 17,275(46):35715-22.

Terbinafine hepatotoxicity resulting in chronic biliary ductopenia and portal fibrosis. Am J Med 2002 Jun 15,112(9):741-2.

The natural history of hepatitis C virus infection: host, viral, and environmental factors. JAMA 2000 July 26,284(4):450-6.

Which patients with hepatitis C virus should be treated?. Sem Gastrointest Dis. 2000 Apr,11(2):84-95.

Education:
Medical School
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA

Internship
University of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Residency
University of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore,MD
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