George Loss, Jr, MD, FACS, PhD

George Loss, Jr
Ochsner Medical Center 1514 Jefferson Hwy. New Orleans, LA 70121  1-866-OCHSNER

Specialties Offered

Dr. George Loss received his AB from Dartmouth College, his MD from the University of Arkansas, and a Ph.D in Immunology from the University of Chicago. He completed a residency in general surgery and his fellowship training in multi-organ abdominal transplant surgery at the University of Chicago. He joined Ochsner in 1998 and has served as the Director of the Pancreas Transplant Program and is the Medical Director of the Ochsner Transplant Unit. Dr. Loss was appointed as Section Head of Ochsner's Abdominal Organ Transplant Dept. in August 2005.


Titles Held

Associate Medical Director and System Chairman, Department of Surgery
Chief, Multi-Organ Transplant Institute

Clinical Interests

Adult Liver Transplantation, Pediatric Liver Transplantation, Liver Transplantation, Kidney Transplantation, Pancreas Transplantation, Hepatobiliary Surgery

Languages Spoken


Certifications Held

American Board of Surgery

  • Medical School: University of Arkansas School of Medicine
  • Internship: University of Chicago Hospitals
  • Residency: University of Chicago Hospitals
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago Hospitals