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Texas Medical Center

General Surgery
Phone: 832-822-1551
Fax: 713-610-2479


6701 Fannin Street
Suite 1100
Houston, TX 77030

Abbas A. Rana, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Abdominal Transplantation, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
UCLA Medical Center Fellowship Transplant Surgery 2012
Columbia University Medical Center Residency General Surgery 2010
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2003


Dr. Rana is a transplant surgeon at Texas Children’s Hospital and an Associate Professor of Surgery in the Division of Abdominal Transplantation at Baylor College of Medicine. He specializes in liver and kidney transplantation and surgeries for malignant and non-malignant conditions that affect the liver, gallbladder and bile ducts. An accomplished outcomes researcher with more than 110 published articles in esteemed medical journals, Dr. Rana is a recipient of the Young Investigators Award from the American Society of Transplant Surgeons and the Early-Career Award for Excellence in Patient Care from Baylor College of Medicine. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a member of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, American Medical Association, American Society of Transplantation and the Association for Academic Surgery. Dr. Rana is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.


Organization Name Role
American College of Surgeons Fellow
American Medical Association Member
American Society of Transplant Surgeons Member
American Society of Transplantation Member
Association for Academic Surgery Member

Selected Publications

Awards & Honors

2013 ASTS Young Investigators Award - American Society of Transplant Surgeons
Early-Career Award for Excellence in Patient Care - Baylor College of Medicine

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