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Liver Transplant Staff

Liver Transplant Team

Physicians & Surgeons

Dr. BynonJ. Steve. Bynon, M.D., FACS
Chief of Abdominal Transplantation; Director and Professor, Division of Immunology and Organ Transplantation


Dr. MachicaoVictor Machicao, M.D.
Medical Director of Liver Transplantation; Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition


Dr. DarWasim Dar, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Immunology and Organ Transplantation


Dr. FallonMichael Fallon, M.D.
Chief of Service, Gastroenterology and Hepatology; Director, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition


Dr. HobeikaMark Hobeika, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Immunology and Organ Transplantation


Dr. PanJen-Jung Pan, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition


Dr. Kevin DasherKevin Dasher, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition


Nurse Practitioners

Transplant Patricia RaffPatricia Raff, MSN, RN, CCTN, FNP-CNP


Transplant Abimbola Allen-TaylorAbimbola Allen-Taylor, MSN, RN, CCTN, FNP-CNP


Transplant Coordinators

Transplant Katie AldridgeKatie Aldridge, RN, MSN


Transplant Lissa BellLissa Bell, RN


Transplant Makita FranklinMakita Franklin, BSN, CCTC


Transplant Michael LavanMichael Lavan, BSN, CCTC


Shelley McKenzieShelley McKenzie, RN


Transplant Van NguyenVan Nguyen, RN, BSN


Transplant Barbara AlvaradoBarbara Alvarado, RN, BSN
Tumor/Surgical Coordinator


Transplant Julie PalmerJulie Palmer, RN
Pediatric Hepatology Coordinator


Administrative Team

Transplant LaRhea NicholsLaRhea Nichols, RN, MSN, CCTC 
Transplant Administrator


Transplant Dimple PatelDimple Patel, MHA
Manager of Business Development


Transplant Kay WilkesKay Wilkes, RN, BSN
Manager of Operations


Transplant Floyd GravesFloyd Graves
Outpatient Clinical Support Services Manager


Transplant Amanda PowellAmanda Powell


Transplant Angie ValdezAngie Valdez


Transplant Enrique PosadaEnrique Posada


Transplant Faizbano RayanFaizbano Rayan


Transplant Nancy PizanoNancy Pizano


Transplant Nina CampbellNina Campbell


Pharmacists

Transplant Jigna PatelJigna Patel, PharmD, BCPS


Dieticians

Transplant Center Beth SmithBeth Smith, MS, RD, LD


Medical Assistants

Transplant Johana GudinoJohana Gudino
Post Liver Transplant Medical Assistant


Transplant Terra MayTerra May
Pre Liver Transplant Medical Assistant


Transplant Courtney HutchinsonCourtney Hutchinson
Scheduler


Transplant Kenny CastroKenny Castro
Scheduler


Financial Counselors

Transplant Cheryl SaundersCheryl Saunders
 


Transplant Michael ChaneyMichael Chaney


Social Workers

Transplant Floyd JohnsonFloyd Johnson, LCSW


Quality - Data Team

Transplant Chris GilsonChristine Gilson


Transplant Jeffery Bias

Jefferey Bias


Referral Center Representatives

Transplant Ana GamezAna Gamez


Transplant Louis EspinozaLouis Espinoza


Transplant Rosie MoralesRosie Morales


For more information on pancreas or pancreas-kidney transplantation, please contact the Transplant Center at (713) 704-5200.