Thomas Jefferson University
Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Department of Medicine

Fenkel, Jonathan M

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Jonathan M. Fenkel, MD

Jonathan M. Fenkel, MD

Contact Dr. Fenkel

132 South 10th Street
Main Building, Suite 480
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-8900
(215) 503-2146 fax

Medical School

Jefferson Medical College - 2004


University of Maryland Medical Center


Gastroenterology - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Transplant Hepatology - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Board Certification

Internal Medicine
Transplant Hepatology

Hospital Appointment

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Honors and Awards

2014 - Dean's Award for Excellence in Education
2014 - Hobart Amory Hare Medical Honor Society Faculty Teaching Award
2012 - Attending Teaching Award recipient
2012 - Faculty Team Achievement Award recipient
2009 - 3rd prize in Clinical Research, 38th Annual Komarov Research Competition
2004 - Dean's Student Service Award, Jefferson Medical College
2003 - Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Fraternity, Jefferson Medical College
2002 - Hobart Amory Hare Medical Honor Society, Jefferson Medical College


Most Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Randomized placebo-controlled trial of emricasan for non-alcoholic steatohepatitis-related cirrhosis with severe portal hypertension
  2. Improved selection of optimal acoustic output power for subharmonic aided pressure estimation of portal hypertension
  3. On factors impacting subharmonic aided pressure estimation (SHAPE)
  4. Hepatitis B in solid-organ transplant procedures other than liver
  5. Successful treatment of donor-derived hepatitis C viral infection in three transplant recipients from a donor at increased risk for bloodborne pathogens
  6. Obstetricians’ and gynecologists’ knowledge, education, and practices regarding chronic hepatitis b in pregnancy
  7. Liver retransplantation for recurrence of HCV-related cirrhosis using hepatitis C-positive allografts: A 19-year OPTN analysis
  8. Management of the Liver Transplant Recipient: Approach to Allograft Dysfunction
  9. Effectiveness of Simeprevir Plus Sofosbuvir, with or Without Ribavirin, in Real-World Patients with HCV Genotype 1 Infection
  10. Sofosbuvir and velpatasvir for HCV in patients with decompensated cirrhosis
  11. Need to consider full societal impact of hepatitis B virus-positive donors
  12. Virological outcomes and treatment algorithms utilisation in observational study of patients with chronic hepatitis C treated with boceprevir or telaprevir
  13. Sofosbuvir and ribavirin prevent recurrence of hcv infection after liver transplantation: An open-label study
  14. Complementary and alternative medications in hepatitis C infection
  15. Transarterial chemoembolization for palliation of paraneoplastic hypoglycemia in a patient with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma
  16. Treatment of severe alcoholic hepatitis with corticosteroids and pentoxifylline
  17. Single-center comparison of three chemoembolization regimens for hepatocellular carcinoma
  18. Balloon-occluded retrograde transvenous obliteration for the treatment of gastric varices
  19. The Liver in Circulatory Failure
  20. Herbal and dietary supplement-induced liver injury