Oschner brings Dr. Gia Tyson, hepatologist, to transplant institute
Ochsner Multi-Organ Transplant Institute recently welcomed new hepatologist, Dr. Gia Tyson, to their staff.
Tyson, a native of Louisiana, earned her medical degree at Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD and her fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX. Most recently, Dr. Tyson completed an advanced Fellowship in Transplant Hepatology co-sponsored by Tulane University and Ochsner Clinic Foundation in New Orleans, LA. Dr. Tyson has contributed to numerous research publications focusing on Hepatitis C and liver cancer.
She is board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology. She will be practicing general hepatology, transplant hepatology and gastroenterology at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans and Baton Rouge during the following days and time: The Ochsner Liver Center – Baton Rouge Ochsner Health Center – Summa (Bluebonnet Blvd) 9001 Summa Avenue, Baton Rouge, LA 70809 Tuesdays and Fridays 8 am – 5pm Wednesdays 1:20 pm – 5 pm • The Ochsner Liver Center – New Orleans Ochsner’s Multi-Organ Transplant Institute 1514 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA 70121 Thursdays 9 am – 5 pm