Specialties

Transplant Hepatology (Board certified since 2010)

Gastroenterology (Board certified since 2007)

Hepatology

Internal Medicine (Board certified since 2003)

At a Glance

  • 2003 Started practicing
  • 14 Years experience
  • 3 OFFICE LOCATIONS
  • 2 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Parekh

Dr. Parekh serves as The Emory Clinic Director of Hepatology Clinical Operations. He completed his internal medicine residency followed by fellowships in gastroenterology and transplant hepatology at Emory University. He then joined the Emory hepatology faculty in 2007 and shortly after established Emory’s first board accredited transplant hepatology fellowship, where he served as Fellowship Program Director. Dr. Parekh earned a Certificate of Added Qualification in Transplant Hepatology in 2010.

My Clinical Interests

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

Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Medical College of Ohion, Toledo, OH

INTERNSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

RESIDENCY

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

FELLOWSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

Professional Memberships

American Society of the Study of Liver Disease

American Society of Transplantation

Major Publications

Parekh S, Spivey JR. Recurrent Liver Disease. In: Textbook of Organ Transplantation, 2014.

Elder RW, Parekh S, Book WM. More on hepatocellular carcinoma after the Fontan procedure. N Engl J Med. 2013 Aug 1;369(5):490.

Karsan H, Parekh S. Management of Alcoholic Hepatitis. World J Hepatol. 2012 Dec 27;4(12):335-41.

Dhanasekaran R, West JK, Gonzales PC, Subramanian R, Parekh S, Spivey JR, Martin LG, Kim HS. Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt for Symptomatic Refractory Hepatic Hydrothorax in Patients With Cirrhosis. Am J Gastroenterol. 2010 Mar;105(3):635-41.

Parekh S, Anania FA. Abnormal Lipid and Glucose Metabolism in Obesity: Implications for Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. Gastroenterology. 2007;132:2191-2207.

Locations & Appointments

3 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Clinic Gastroenterology

Emory Clinic at 1365 Clifton Rd
1365 Clifton Rd NE
Fl 1
Atlanta, GA 30322
  • 404-778-3184
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2

Emory Transplant Center

Emory Clinic at 1365 Clifton Rd
1365 Clifton Rd NE
Bldg B, Fl 6
Atlanta, GA 30322
  • 855-366-7989
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3

Emory Transplant Center at Savannah

5353 Reynolds St
Ste 212
Savannah, GA 31405
  • 855-366-7989
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2 Hospital Affiliation(s)

4

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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5

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
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Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Medical College of Ohion, Toledo, OH

INTERNSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

RESIDENCY

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

FELLOWSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

Professional Memberships

American Society of the Study of Liver Disease

American Society of Transplantation

Major Publications

Parekh S, Spivey JR. Recurrent Liver Disease. In: Textbook of Organ Transplantation, 2014.

Elder RW, Parekh S, Book WM. More on hepatocellular carcinoma after the Fontan procedure. N Engl J Med. 2013 Aug 1;369(5):490.

Karsan H, Parekh S. Management of Alcoholic Hepatitis. World J Hepatol. 2012 Dec 27;4(12):335-41.

Dhanasekaran R, West JK, Gonzales PC, Subramanian R, Parekh S, Spivey JR, Martin LG, Kim HS. Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt for Symptomatic Refractory Hepatic Hydrothorax in Patients With Cirrhosis. Am J Gastroenterol. 2010 Mar;105(3):635-41.

Parekh S, Anania FA. Abnormal Lipid and Glucose Metabolism in Obesity: Implications for Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. Gastroenterology. 2007;132:2191-2207.