Glen Lutchman, MD

Hepatologist, Transplant hepatologist

Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine - Gastroenterology & Hepatology
4.6 out of 5
158 Patient Ratings
7 Patient Comments

Liver Transplant Program

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-498-7878
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Liver Clinic (Hepatology)

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6961
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Digestive Health Center

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-736-5555
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Liver Transplant Program in Turlock

  • 880 East Tuolumne Road
  • Turlock, CA 95382
  • Phone: 209-664-5058
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Digestive Health Center - Endoscopy Suite at Stanford

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-736-5555
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Professional Education

Fellowship: UCSF Medical Center (2008) CA

Residency: SUNY at Brooklyn School Of Medicine (2002) NY

Board Certification: Transplant Hepatology, American Board of Internal Medicine (2008)

Board Certification: Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine (2007)

Board Certification, American Board of Internal Medicine, Transplant Hepatology (2008)

Fellowship: UCSF Medical Center (2007) CA

Fellowship: National Institutes of Health (2005) MD

Medical Education: University of the West Indies (1996) West Indies

Fellow, UCSF Medical Center, Transplant Hepatology (2008)

Research Fellow, National Institutes of Health, Hepatology Research (2005)

MHSc, Duke University, Clinical Research (2005)

Chief Resident, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Internal Medicine (2002)

Resident, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Internal Medicine (2001)

MBBS, University of the West Indies, Medicine (1996)

Honors & Awards

AASLD Advanced Hepatology Fellowship,, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (2007-2008)

NIH Intramural Fellows Travel Award, National Institutes of Health (2003)

Chin Yee Prize for Surgery, University of the West Indies (1996)

Honors in Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of the West Indies (1996)

Honors in Pharmacology, University of the West Indies (1996)

Honors in Biochemistry, University of the West Indies (1996)

Patient Ratings and Comments

4.7

Friendliness

4.6

Recommended to others

4.6

Explanations

4.6

Listens

4.6

Includes you in decisions

4.7

Clear Communication

4.6

Confidence in your doctor

4.6

Wait times

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Provider seemed to be in a hurry rushed through exam.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Very good - Dr. Lutchman was very informative about my condition.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

We were talking about a new hep. c drug & we did not understand the name of the 2 drugs. He wrote them down to show us how they work I forgot the information.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Very good!

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Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

Incidence of Hepatocellular Carcinoma Among US Patients With Cirrhosis of Viral or Nonviral Etiologies
Mair, R. D., Valenzuela, A., Ha, N. B., Ayoub, W. S., Daugherty, T., & Nguyen, M. H. (2012). Incidence of Hepatocellular Carcinoma Among US Patients With Cirrhosis of Viral or Nonviral Etiologies. CLINICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 10(12), 1412-1417.

Ethnic Differences in Viral Dominance Patterns in Patients with Hepatitis B Virus and Hepatitis C Virus Dual Infection
Nguyen, L. H., Ko, S., Wong, S. S., Tran, P. S., Trinh, H. N., & Nguyen, M. H. (2011). Ethnic Differences in Viral Dominance Patterns in Patients with Hepatitis B Virus and Hepatitis C Virus Dual Infection. HEPATOLOGY, 53(6), 1839-1845.

Screening for Hepatocellular Carcinoma After HBsAg Clearance Age Before Cirrhosis?
Lutchman, G. A., & Nguyen, M. A. (2011). Screening for Hepatocellular Carcinoma After HBsAg Clearance Age Before Cirrhosis?. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY, 45(1), 4-5.

Clinical trial: pilot study of metformin for the treatment of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis
Loomba, R., Lutchman, G., Kleiner, D. E., Ricks, M., Feld, J. J., & Hoofnagle, J. H. (2009). Clinical trial: pilot study of metformin for the treatment of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis. ALIMENTARY PHARMACOLOGY & THERAPEUTICS, 29(2), 172-182.

The effects of discontinuing pioglitazone in patients with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis
Lutchman, G., Modi, A., Kleiner, D. E., Promrat, K., Heller, T., & Hoofnagle, J. H. (2007). The effects of discontinuing pioglitazone in patients with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. HEPATOLOGY, 46(2), 424-429.

Mutation rate of the hepatitis C virus NS5B in patients undergoing treatment with ribavirin monotherapy
Lutchman, G., Danehower, S., Song, B.-C., Liang, T. J., Hoofnagle, J. H., & Ghany, M. G. (2007). Mutation rate of the hepatitis C virus NS5B in patients undergoing treatment with ribavirin monotherapy. GASTROENTEROLOGY, 132(5), 1757-1766.

Changes in serum adipokine levels during pioglitazone treatment for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis: Relationship to histological improvement
Lutchman, G., Promrat, K., Kleiner, D. E., Heller, T., Ghany, M. G., & Hoofnagle, J. H. (2006). Changes in serum adipokine levels during pioglitazone treatment for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis: Relationship to histological improvement. CLINICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, 4(8), 1048-1052.

Steatosis and progression of fibrosis in untreated patients with chronic hepatitis C infection
Perumalswami, P., Kleiner, D. E., Lutchman, G., Heller, T., Borg, B., & Ghany, M. G. (2006). Steatosis and progression of fibrosis in untreated patients with chronic hepatitis C infection. HEPATOLOGY, 43(4), 780-787.

Pilot study of interferon gamma for chronic hepatitis C
Soza, A., Heller, T., Ghany, M., Lutchman, G., Liang, T. J., & Hoofnagle, J. H. (2005). Pilot study of interferon gamma for chronic hepatitis C. JOURNAL OF HEPATOLOGY, 43(1), 67-71.

Pushing the treatment envelope for chronic hepatitis C - Is more necessarily better?
Lutchman, G., & Ghany, M. (2005). Pushing the treatment envelope for chronic hepatitis C - Is more necessarily better?. HEPATOLOGY, 41(2), 234-236.

A pilot study of ploglitazone treatment for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis
Promrat, K., Lutchman, G., Uwaifo, G. I., Freedman, R. J., Soza, A., & Hoofnagle, J. H. (2004). A pilot study of ploglitazone treatment for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. HEPATOLOGY, 39(1), 188-196.

Viral kinetics in hepatitis C
Lutchman, G., & Hoofnagle, J. H. (2003). Viral kinetics in hepatitis C. HEPATOLOGY, 37(6), 1257-1259.

4.6 out of 5
158 Patient Ratings
7 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Provider seemed to be in a hurry rushed through exam.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

Very good - Dr. Lutchman was very informative about my condition.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

We were talking about a new hep. c drug & we did not understand the name of the 2 drugs. He wrote them down to show us how they work I forgot the information.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Very good!

SHC Patient, May 2014

The people that I have dealt has been very helpful and made me feel very confident -

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Not great "bedside" manner on part of MD. Other staff very caring.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Very kind & compassionate.