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Wilson Disease Physician Contacts

Here is a list of physicians and institutions familiar with Wilson disease and/or accept Wilson disease patients.  This list is not inclusive, if your area is not listed, please contact the WDA office at info@wilsonsdisease.org for more information.

Prof. Dr. Peter Ferenci
Dept. Internal Medicine IV
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
University of Vienna
Vienna General Hospital (AKH)
Waehringer Guertel 18-20
A 1090 Wien
Phone: 43 1 40400 4741
Fax: 43 1 40400 4735

Dr. Egberto Reis Barbosa
Dept. of Clinical Neurology
Hospital das Clinicas da USP
Rua Dr, Eneas de Carvalho Aguiar - 225
CEP 05403-000
E-mail: neuro@doencadewilson.org

Dr. Eduardo Cancado
Department of Gastroenterology
Hospital das Clinicas da USP
Rua Dr, Eneas de Carvalho Aguiar – 225
CEP 05403-00
Email: hepato@doencadewilson.org
Website:  www.doencadewilson.org/

Dr. Eve Roberts
Hospital for Sick Children
Phone: (416) 813-7733
Email: eve.roberts@sickkids.ca

Diane W. Cox, Ph.D, FCCMG, FRSC
Professor of Medical Genetics
Department of Medical Genetics
8-39 Medical Sciences Building (office 43B)
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2H7
Phone: 780-492-7501 (direct)
Medical Genetics Office: 780-492-0874 (Secretary)
Fax: 780-492-1998

Prof. Xiuling Liang
Department of Neurology
First Affiliated Hospital
Sun Yat-sen University of Medical Sciences
74 Zhongshang Road II
Guangzhou, 510080
Phone: 87755766 ext. 8290
Fax: 87750632
Web site: http://www.wilson-disease.com/

Costa Rica
Dr. Francisto J. Heiva
Escuela autonoma de Ciencias Medicas
Dr. A.V. Guzman
Aoartado 77-1007
San Jose
Costa Rica

Richard Hodes, M.D., F.A.C.P.
P.O. Box 7600
Addis Ababa
Phone: 251-1-613827/27
Fax: 251-1-612855

Prof. Wolfgang Stremmel, M.D.
University Hospital of Heidelberg
Department of Internal Medicine IV
Im Neuenheimer Feld 410
D-69120 Heidelberg
Phone: +49 6221 5687-01
Fax: +49 6221 564116

Dr. Karl Heinz Weiss
University Hospital of Heidelberg
Department of Internal Medicine IV
Im Neuenheimer Feld 410
D-69120 Heidelberg
Phone: +49-6221 56-37911
Fax: +49-6221 56-5255

Dr. Ashish Bavdekar
Associate Consultant
Pediatric Gastroenterologist
Liver and Gastroenterology Unit
Department of Pediatrics
T.D.H. Building, Ground Floor
K.E.M. Hospital, Rasta Peth
Pune 411011
Phone: 91-20-4037342/5538728
Mobile: 98220 56174
Fax: 91-020-6125603
E-mail: kemhrc@vsnl.com or bavdekar@vsnl.com
Clinics for Wilson's Disease:
Mondays and Thursdays 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

India - Mumbai
E-mail: pedliver@gmail.com
Clinics for Wilson's Disease Patients:
Monday, Wednesday and Friday: (4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.)
For appointments, phone: 91-22- 24222160 (after 4 pm)
Dr. Aabha Nagral,
Consultant Adult and Pediatric Hepatologist
O-18, Bhavna Building 2nd floor
Veer Savarkar Road
Prabhadevi Clinic

Prof. Yaron Ilan, M.D.
Liver and Gastroenterology Units
Department of Medicine
Hadassah University Hospital
P.O. Box 12000, 91120 Jerusalem
Phone: 972-2-6420338
E-mail: ilan@hadassah.org.il

Dr. Ran Oren
Liver Unit
Urasky Medical Center
Tel Aviv
Phone: 972-3-6974280

Dr. Giacomo Carlo Sturniolo
Universita Degu Studi Di Padova
Dept. Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologishce
Div. Gastroenterologia, Via Giustiniani, 2
Padova 35127
Phone: +39-49-8218726
Fax: +39-49-8760820
E-mail: gc.sturniolo@unipd.it

Massimo Zuin, M.D.            
San Paolo School of Medicine - Clinica Medica
University of Milan
via A. Di Rudinì, 8
Milan 20142
Phone: +39.02.89129975
Fax +39.02.89123960
E-mail: massimo.zuin@unimi.it

Kenji Nakayama, Ph.D.
Department of Clinical Pathology
Hokkaido Institute of Public Health
Phone: +81-11-747-2211 (Ex. 731)
Fax: +81-11-736-9476

Natalia Mocanu, MD
National Center for Reproductive Health and Medical Genetics
Str. Buresbista 82
2062 Chisinau
Republic of Moldova
phone/fax: +373 22 568466
email: gmocanud@yahoo.com

New Zealand
Edward J. Gane, MBchB, M.D., FRACP
Associate Professor of Medicine
New Zealand Liver Transplant Unit
Auckland Hospital
Park Road
New Zealand
Phone: 00-649-529-4001
Fax: 00-649-529-4061
Mobile: 00-64-21-548-371 (LIVER1)

Anna Czlonkowska, M.D.
Dept. of Cerebrovascular Disease
Inst. of Psychiatry and Neurology
Sopbieskiego 1/9
Fax: 4822-424023
E-mail: czlonkow@ipin.edu.pl

Cristina Maria Mihai, M.D.
Constanta County Hospital
Pediatric Department, 8-th Floor
145 Tomis Boulevard
Constanta 900591
Phone/Fax: +40 241 553334
E-mail: cristinamaria_mihai@hotmail.com

Razvan Iacob, M.D.
Institutul Clinic Fundeni
Centrul de Gastroenterologie si Hepatologie
Sos. Fundeni 258
022328 Bucuresti, sector 2
phone/fax: +40 21 2410450

Slobodan Kazic,M.D.
Zvezdara Hospital
Dimitrija Tucovica 161
11000 Belgrade
e mail: kazic@scnet.rs
Phone: +38 111 241 0275

United States
University of Michigan Hospital 
Fred Askari, M.D., Ph.D. 
Associate Professor
University of Michigan Hospital 
Liver Clinic
1st floor Taubman Center Area G
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109
Phone: 800-333-9013
Fax: 734-763-4574
Appointments 800-333-9013
E-mail: faskari@umich.edu

Dr. George Brewer
Phone:  734-332-7810
E-mail: brewergj@umich.edu

Dr. Joseph Eisenach
Phone: (816) 478-2000
E-mail: jbeisenach@AOL.com

Sihoun Hahn, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Biochemical Genetics Program
Seattle Children's Hospital
4800 Sand Point Way NE, Mailstop: B-6594
Seattle, WA 98105
Phone: 206-987-7610
E-mail: sihahn@u.washington.edu
The pediatric team will see adult patients at the University of Washington.
For information/appointments (pediatric and adult) please contact:
Ashley Atkinson, RN, BSN, CPON
Appointments: Fax referral and records to (206) 985-3121
E-mail: Ashley.Atkinson@seattlechildrens.org

Peter Hedera, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
Vanderbilt University
465 21st Avenue, South
6140 MRB III
Nashville, TN 37232-8552
Phone: (615) 936-3920
Fax: (615) 322-5517
E-mail: peter.hedera@vanderbilt.edu

Kris Kowdley, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology/Hepatology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Phone: (206) 598-2076
Fax: (206) 598-6706
E-mail: kkowdley@u.washington.edu

Lorenzo Rossaro, M.D.
Professor and Chief
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
University of California, Davis
Internal Medicine - Transplant
HSF 2nd Floor
2233 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Phone: (916) 734-8686
Fax: (916) 734-8698
E-mail: lorenzo.rossaro@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu

Henrietta Salazar
UCLA School of Medicine
Department of Neurology
710 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Phone: (310) 206-9799
Fax (310) 206-9819
E-mail: hsalazar@ucla.edu

Dr. Michael Schilsky
Yale University School of Medicine
333 Cedar Street/1080 LMP
P.O. Box 208019
New Haven, CT 06520-8019
E-Mail: Michael.schilsky@yale.edu
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Schilsky,
contact Ms. Eta Kaplan at 203-737-1592

Fed Ex Address:
One Gilbert Street
FMP Bldg., Room FMP 408
New Haven, CT 06519

Miodra Velickovic, M.D.
Movement Disorders Center
Box 1637
Department of Neurology
The Mount Sinai Medical Center
5 East Street, 1st Floor
New York, NY 10029-6574
Phone: (212) 241-5607
E-mail: miodrag.velickovic@mssm.edu

United Kingdom
Dr. Godfrey Gillett
Consultant, Clinical Biochemistry, Inherited
Metabolic Disease in Adults
Clinical Chemistry
Northern General Hospital
Herries Road
Sheffield S5 7AU
United Kingdom
Phone: +44 114 271 4316
fax: +44 114 271 4505

Hoang Le Phuc, MD
Department of Gastroenterology
Children's Hospital #1
341 Su Van Hanh
Ho Chi Minh City


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