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