Varvara Kirchner, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery

Varvara Kirchner

Contact Info

kirc0079@umn.edu

Fax 612-624-7168

Office Address:
Transplantation
420 Delaware Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Mailing Address:
Mayo Mail Code 195

Administrative Assistant Name
Ann Marie Papas

Administrative Phone
612-625-5609

Administrative Email
papas001@umn.edu

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery


MD, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Residency, Surgery, University of Minnesota

Fellowship, Multi-organ Transplant Surgery, University of Minnesota

Fellowship, Living and Deceased Donor Liver Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Asan Medical Center and University of Ulsan, Seoul, South Korea

BS, Genetics, Cell Biology and Development, College of Biological Sciences, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Summary

Expertise

  • Living and Deceased Donor Liver Transplantation
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Total Pancreatectomy and Auto Islet Transplantation 
  • Pediatric Transplantation 
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Vascular Access
  • Pancreas Transplantation 
  • Islet Transplantation
  • General Surgery

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Liver transplantation
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma 
  • Islet transplantation
  • Ischemia reperfusion injury
  • Modulation of morphine receptors by long-term opioid therapy

Clinical

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery - General Surgery
  • American Society of Transplant Surgery - Multi-Organ Transplant Surgery

Clinical Interests

Living and Deceased Donor Liver Transplantation; Hepatobiliary Surgery; Total Pancreatectomy and Auto Islet Transplantation; Pediatric Transplantation; Kidney Transplantation;