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Sogawa, Hiroshi, MD, FACS 
Surgical Director, Kidney Transplantation
Associate Professor of Surgery

Sogawa, Hiroshi
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Language(s): English, Japanese
Department: Surgery
Board Certification: General Surgery

Dr. Hiroshi Sogawa is a multi-organ transplant surgeon, performing adult and pediatric liver, kidney, pancreas, and intestinal (multi-visceral) transplantation, and hepatobiliary surgery (including Robotic- assisted and laparoscopic liver resection and pancreas surgery). Dr. Sogawa has served as the Surgical Director for the Kidney Transplant program since April 2016. Prior to joining the medical staff at Westchester Medical Center, Dr. Sogawa served as Director of Abdominal Transplant Surgery Fellowship/Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, preceded by an appointment as Assistant Professor of Surgery at Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center.

A graduate of the Shiga University of Medical Science in Shiga, Japan, Dr. Sogawa completed residency in general surgery and gastrointestinal surgery at the Tokyo Women’s Medical University Hospital in Tokyo, Japan. Then he came to the US and completed a residency in general surgery at the State University of New York (SUNY), Stony Brook. Following residency training, Dr. Sogawa completed a multi-organ transplant and hepatobiliary surgery fellowship at Mount Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Sogawa also completed a research fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School for tolerance induction using mixed chimerism.

Dr. Sogawa is Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery at New York Medical College. Dr. Sogawa's research interests focus on improving post-transplant outcomes, induction of clinical immunologic tolerance in transplant recipients, safety and efficacy of living donor liver transplantation, intestinal transplantation, and minimally invasive hepatobiliary surgery.

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Medical School: Shiga University of Medical Science
Tokyo Women's Medical University
State University of New York (SUNY) at Stony Brook
Massachusetts General Hospital / Harvard Medical School
Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY


Specialties: General Surgery
Hepatobiliary Surgery
Transplant Surgery
Special Clinical Interest:
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Pancreas Transplantation
  • Intestinal/Multivisceral Transplantation
  • Multi-Organ Transplantation
  • Management of Post-Transplant Complications
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma (Liver Cancer)
  • Cholangiocarcinoma (Bile Duct Cancer)
  • Pancreatic Cancer, Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Management of Acute and Chronic Rejection
  • Retransplantation


Westchester Medical Center
Ambulatory Care Pavilion, 3rd Floor

100 Woods Road
Valhalla, NY 10595
Phone: 914.493.7867
Fax: 914.493.1583