John A. Goss, MD, FACS
- Texas Medical Center
Medical Director, Transplant Services, Texas Children's Hospital
Professor of Surgery and Chief, Division of Abdominal Transplantation, Baylor College of Medicine
JLH Foundation Chair in Transplant Surgery, Texas Children's Hospital
Director of Liver Transplantation, St. Luke's Medical Center
Director of Liver Transplantation, Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine
|University of California at Los Angeles||fellowship||Transplant Surgery||1997|
|Washington University School of Medicine||residency||General Surgery||1995|
|Washington University School Of Medicine||fellowship||Transplant Research||1990|
|Washington University School of Medicine||internship||General Surgery||1989|
|Creighton University School of Medicine||medical school||Doctor of Medicine||1988|
|University Of Wyoming||bachelors||Bachelor of Science||1984|
John Goss, MD, FACS, is professor of surgery in the Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine and chief of the division of Abdominal Transplantation. He specializes in adult and pediatric liver transplantation, hepatobiliary surgery, and surgical management of liver tumors. He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Surgery.
After earning his medical degree from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska, Dr. Goss completed his general surgical residency at the Washington University School of Medicine Surgical Program. He then completed a 2-year multi-organ transplant fellowship in the Division of Liver and Pancreas Transplantation at the University of California School of Medicine in Los Angeles (UCLA).
Dr. Goss has performed many surgical "firsts" in Houston, including the first split liver adult and pediatric transplants, the first adult living donor liver transplant, the first dual organ lung-liver transplant, and the first dual organ heart-liver transplant.
|American Association for the Advancement of Science||Member|
|American Association for the Study of Liver Disease||Member|
|American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association||Member|
|American Liver Foundation||Member|
|American Medical Association (AMA)||Member|
|American Society of Transplant Surgeons||Member|
|American Surgical Association||Member|
|Association of Academic Surgery||Member|
|International Liver Transplantation Society||Member|
|Juvenile Diabetes Foundation International||Member|
|LifeGift Medical Advisory Board||Board Member|
|Texas Transplant Society||Nominations Committee|
|The Washington Manual of Surgery||Co-Author|
|UNOS Region 4||Councilor, Member - Board of Directors|
Carter BA, Barshes NR, Karpen SJ, O'Mahony CA, Lee TC, Goss JA. Orthotopic liver transplantation for total parental nutrition-induced liver injury: the U.S. experience. Liver Transplantation 2010 (submitted).
America’s Top Doctors, Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.
Top 10 Doctor in Pediatric Surgery, Vitals.com
Who’s Who in America, Marquis
Best Doctors in America
Texas Super Doctors
America’s Top Surgeons
Houston Healthcare Hero’s Award, Houston Business Journal, 2009