Specialties

Transplant Hepatology (Board certified since 2008)

Gastroenterology (Board certified since 2003)

Internal Medicine (Board certified since 1999)

At a Glance

  • 2003 Started practicing
  • 14 Years experience
  • 1 OFFICE LOCATION
  • 2 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Karsan

Dr. Karsan joined the team in 2005 and serves as Adjunct Professor in the Division of Digestive Diseases at the Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Karsan earned his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine and completed his internship and residency at Boston University Medical Center. He then completed clinical fellowships in gastroenterology and hepatology at the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) Medical Center. While at UCLA, he received additional training in interventional endoscopy, liver transplantation and clinical research design. He has authored three gastroenterology and hepatology textbooks, directs an annual gastroenterology and hepatology review course and also serves on editorial boards of gastroenterology and hepatology journals. Dr. Karsan earned a Certificate of Added Qualification in Transplant Hepatology in 2008. He is active in a number of medical societies and has been elected Fellow of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and the American College of Physicians.

My Clinical Interests

  • cirrhosis
  • endoscopy
  • esophageal varices
  • hepatitis
  • liver biopsy
  • liver cancer
  • liver disease
  • liver transplant evaluation
  • liver tumor
  • portal hypertension
  • Transplant Hepatology
  • variceal bleeding

Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

INTERNSHIP

Boston University Hospital, Boston, MA

RESIDENCY

Boston University Hospital, Boston, MA

FELLOWSHIP

University of California, Los Angeles, CA

Locations & Appointments

1 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Transplant Center

Emory Clinic at 1365 Clifton Rd
1365 Clifton Rd NE
Fl 6
Atlanta, GA 30322
  • 855-366-7989
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2 Hospital Affiliation(s)

2

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
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3

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
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Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

INTERNSHIP

Boston University Hospital, Boston, MA

RESIDENCY

Boston University Hospital, Boston, MA

FELLOWSHIP

University of California, Los Angeles, CA