Sukru Emre

Sukru Emre, MD,FACS

Specialty

Pediatric Transplant Hepatology, Transplant Hepatology, Transplant Surgery

Conditions & Treatments

Biliary Disease, Cancer, Familial Amyloid Polyneuropathy, Hepatitis C, Hepatobiliary Cancer, Hepatobiliary Surgery, Hepatoblastoma, Hepatocellular Carcinoma, Hepatology Biliary Surgery, Immunosuppression Management, Liver Cancer, Liver Disease, Liver Transplant, Living Donor Transplants, Organ Donation, Pediatric Liver Transplant, Portal Hypertension, Shunts, Split Liver Transplant, Transplantation


Phone
(203) 785-6501
Accepting New Patients

Biography

Dr. Emre received his medical degree from the University of Istanbul where he also completed a residency in general surgery. His clinical post-doctoral training includes completion of a hepatobiliary surgery fellowship at the University of Istanbul and a transplant fellowship at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York. He also completed two transplantation research fellowships, one at SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn and another at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York. He holds a foreign board certification in general surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Emre is an expert in adult and pediatric liver transplantations. He has performed more than 2,000 liver transplants, of which the youngest patient was 16 days old and the oldest was 75 years old. His special interests are performing split-liver transplants and living donor transplants which involves transplanting a portion of a donor's healthy liver into a recipient. He is also expert in hepato-biliary surgery including resection for liver cancer, portal hypertension surgery, repair of complex bile duct injuries and Kasai procedure for biliary atresia. Dr. Emre's research interests include hepatocyte transplantation for chldren born with urea cycle defects, acute liver failure, biliary atresia and rare cholestatic diseases in children, and transplanting adult patients with primary biliary cirrhosis, sclorosing cholangitis, autoimmune hepatitis, hepatitis B, C and liver cancer.

Gender

Male

Language(s)

English;Turkish

Years In Practice

12

Affiliated With

Smilow Cancer Hospital, Yale Medicine, Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital

Locations

Yale Surgical Specialties

800 Howard Avenue
Yale Physicians Building 3rd Fl
New Haven, CT 06519

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Monday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Phone
(203) 785-6501
Fax
(203) 785-7162

Education & Training

Education

University of Istanbul Medical School

Residency

University of Istanbul, Turkey

Fellowship

University of Istanbul, Turkey;Mount Sinai Hospital New York NY

Accepted Insurance

Insurance coverage regularly changes, please contact the doctor’s office directly to verify that your specific insurance plan is accepted.

  • aetna
  • anthem bc/bs
  • berkeley care network
  • cigna healthcare
  • community care network
  • connecticare
  • corvel
  • first health network
  • focus healthcare
  • great west
  • husky
  • medicaid
  • medicare
  • multiplan
  • oxford health plans
  • railroad medicare
  • tricare/champus
  • united healthcare
  • us family health plan
  • wellcare