Nikolaos Pyrsopoulos, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.P., AGAF
Dr. Pyrsopoulos



Nikolaos Pyrsopoulos, MD, PhD, MBA, FACP, AGAF


Division Director, Gastroenterology and Hepatology


Medical Director Liver Transplantation


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Nikolaos Pyrsopoulos, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.P., AGAF., is the Director of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Medical Director of Liver Transplantation at New Jersey Medical School.  


He completed his medical degrees (MD and PhD) at the University of Athens in Greece, followed by residency and fellowships at Sismanogleio General Hospital in Athens and the University of Miami School of Medicine. Dr. Pyrsopoulos is board certified in the areas of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Transplant Hepatology. He received his M.B.A. from the University of Miami School of Business


He formerly served as an Assistant Professor of Medicine and Medical Director of Liver Transplantation at Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami and Broward General Medical Center in Fort Lauderdale.  He was an Associate Professor of Medicine at The University of Central Florida College of Medicine, Chief of Hepatology, Medical Director of Liver Transplantation and the Hepatology Fellowship Program Director at Florida Hospital where he was one of the founding members of the liver transplant program and the Hepatology Fellowship in Central Florida.


His publications include various scientific journals, including the Journal of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Transplantation and one of the authors of the unique in the field of abdominal transplantation book: Intestinal and multivisceral transplantation. Dr. Pyrsopoulos is also a Fellow of The American College of Physicians, and the American Gastroenterological Association. He is a member of various medical associations such as the American Association of the Study of Liver diseases, The European Association of the study of the Liver, the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and the American Society of Transplantation, among others. He has served in numerous national and institutional committees. He has participated in multiple international and national research projects. His vision is excellence in patient care, providing outstanding education to the fellows, residents and students and promoting the science of medicine by conducting research.