Gopal A. Ramaraju, M.D.

Gopal A. Ramaraju, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 646
Rochester, NY 14642

Fax: (585) 276-0101

Professional Bio

Dr. Ramaraju is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at URMC and the Associate Director of Transplant Hepatology. He attended medical school at Guntur Medical College in India and completed fellowships in the Gastroenterology and Transplant Hepatology at University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey. He worked as a transplant hepatologist in the Liver Transplant Center at University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey before joining URMC. He is experienced in the management of Hepatitis C, pre and post liver transplant patients and hepato-biliary malignancies. He regularly participates in clinical trials and other research activities in gastroenterology and hepatology.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Best PGY-III Research Award | North General Hospital | New York, New York 2000
First Rank in Organic Chemistry | Andhra Christian College | Guntur Andhra INDIA 1979

Recent Journal Articles

Weinberg, Guy L.; VadeBoncouer, Timothy; Ramaraju, Gopal A.; Garcia-Amaro, Marcelo F.; Cwik, Michael J. ""Pretreatment or Resuscitation with a Lipid Infusion Shifts the Dose - Response to Bupivacaine-Induced Asytole in Rats"". Anesthesiology. 1998; 88(4): 1071-1075.
Kashyap,R.; Safadjou,S.; Chen,R.; Mantry,P.; Sharma,R.; Patil,V.; Maloo, M.; Ryan,C.; Marroquin,C.; Barry, C.; Ramaraju,G.; Maliakkal,B.; Orloff,M.;. "Living Donor and Deceased Donor Live Transplantation for Autoimmune and Cholestatic Liver Disease- An Analysis of the UNOS Database." Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. DOI 10.1007/s11605-010-1256-1.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine - Department of Medicine, Gastroenterology/Hepatology (SMD) - Primary


Gastroenterology - American Board of Internal Medicine
Transplant Hepatology - American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery | Guntur Medical CollegeAttended 1981 - 1986
Bachelor of Science | Chemistry | Andhra Christian CollegeAttended 1977 - 1980

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Gastroenterology at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School07/01/2006 - 06/30/2009
Fellowship at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School07/01/2001 - 08/31/2004
Residency in Internal Medicine at North General Hospital07/01/1998 - 06/30/2001
Internship in Internal Medicine at North General Hospital07/01/1997 - 06/30/1998