Dr. Michelle Lai is a hepatologist practicing in Boston, MA. Dr. Lai specializes in the study of body parts such as the liver, the biliary tree, the gallbladder and the pancreas. Hepatologists manage disorders in these areas and are specifically known for treating viral hepatitis. Patients who have received liver transplants also follow up with hepatologists after their procedure.
Education and Training
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons 2002
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM
- Population cell differentiation of Serratia marcescens on agar surface and in broth culture.
- Examples of bivariate nonseparable compactly supported orthonormal continuous wavelets.
- Complexion-mediated martensitic phase transformation in Titanium.
- Effect of glucose concentration on swimming motility in enterobacteria.
- Hepatology, Liver Transplant
- Hepatitis B
- Hepatitis C
- Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 2005
- Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 2003
- Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Gastroenterology, Boston, MA 2008
- Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Advanced/Transplant Hepatology, Boston, MA 2009
- Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Fellow:Gastroenterology 2005
- Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Fellow:Transplant Hepatology (Internal Medicine) 2008
Dr. Michelle J Lai M.D.'s Practice location
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