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Department of Surgery Welcomes Dr. Daniel Campos as the New Abdominal Transplant Chief

B. Daniel Campos, MD

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson Department of Surgery is pleased to welcome B. Daniel Campos, MD, as clinical associate professor and new chief of the Division of Abdominal Transplant.

With 20 years of surgical training and clinical experience, Dr. Campos provides extensive expertise in abdominal transplantation. Prior to joining the University of Arizona, Dr. Campos held faculty positions at the University of Puerto Rico, Emory University Hospitals, and Stanford University Hospitals where he specialized in pediatric and adult liver and kidney transplantation.

Dr. Campos in a native of Bolivia. He received his medical degree from Ignacio A. Santos School of Medicine in Monterrey, Mexico. He then completed his general surgery residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, where he was also a transplant clinical research fellow. Before pursuing an Abdominal Organ Transplantation Fellowship at Stanford University and Lucille Packard Hospitals in Palo Alto, California, Dr. Campos practiced as a general surgeon at Prowers Medical Center in Lamar, Colorado.

Dr. Campos is a member of the American College of Surgeons and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. He has published multiple peer-reviewed articles on liver transplantation and performed the first pediatric liver transplant in Puerto Rico in 2017, after opening both pediatric liver and kidney transplant programs.




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