Julia J Wattacheril

Dr. / MD. / MPH. Julia J Wattacheril, MD

About the Doctor

Dr. Julia J. Wattacheril is a luminary in Gastroenterology, with a refined focus on liver diseases. Her medical journey commenced at Baylor College of Medicine, continued through residencies and fellowships at prestigious institutions, culminating in her role as an Associate Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC). 

Her clinical expertise encompasses a spectrum of liver conditions, including chronic, hereditary, and transplant-related diseases, as well as non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and steatohepatitis. Dr. Wattacheril's research delves into the metabolic intricacies of liver disorders, contributing to a deeper understanding of their pathophysiology. Her dedication to advancing liver health is evidenced by her position as Director of the Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Program, where she leads initiatives to improve patient outcomes through innovative care and research.



Graduated School

Baylor College of Medicine

Specialization School

Frequently Asked Questions

  • In which specialty does Dr. Julia J Wattacheril work?

    She works in the gastroenterology department.

  • At which hospital does Julia J Wattacheril work?

    Dr. Julia works at - NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center.

  • What diseases is Dr. Julia in?

    Dr. Julia specializes in diseases and treatments such as chronic liver disease, hereditary liver disease and liver transplantation, liver disease.

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