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Alexander Gupta, M.D.

Alexander Gupta, M.D.

Resident Research Fellow
General Surgery

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alexander.gupta@ucsf.edu
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Alexander (Alex) Gupta, MD is a general surgery resident in the University of California, San Francisco Department of Surgery. He completed his undergraduate training at Southern Methodist University studying Electrical Engineering with a specialization in Biomedical Sciences. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch. He has completed three years of clinical training, and is currently in his two-year research fellowship. He is working with Dr. Gardner and Dr. Kratz to study the role of a novel peripheral tolerogenic cell subset (extrathymic Aire-expressing cells) in evasion of normal mechanisms of immune surveillance by tumors. Clinically, he is interested in abdominal solid organ transplantation.
  Institution  
  Degree    
  Dept or School    
  End Date    
  • University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
  • Internship, General Surgery
  • 2017
  • University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
  • MD
  • Doctor of Medicine
  • 2016
  • Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
  • BSE
  • Electrical Engineering with Biomedical Specialization
  • 2012
  • University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
  • Residency, General Surgery
  •   Award  
      Confired By    
      Date    
  • Medical Student Teaching Award
  • University of California, San Francisco
  • 2020
  • Emergency Department Consultant of the Year - Runner Up
  • Zuckerburg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center
  • 2019
  • Krevans Award for Clinical and Professional Excellence
  • Zuckerburg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center
  • 2018
    • Immunology
    • Abdominal Transplant
    • Surgical Oncology
    • Tolerogenic Cells in Transplant
    • Tolerogenic Cells in the Tumor Immune Microenvironment
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    1. Pezeshk RA, Pulikkottil BJ, Bailey SH, Schaffer NE, Reece EM, Thornton NJ, Gupta AR, Hoxworth RE. An Evidence-Based Model for the Successful Treatment of Flank and Lateral Abdominal Wall Hernias. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Aug; 136(2):377-385. View in PubMed

     

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