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Dr. Miguel Tan, MD

Specializes in Kidney Diseases and Transplantation, Liver Diseases and Transplantation, Transplant Nephrology, Transplant Surgery

Dr. Miguel Tan is a multi-organ transplant surgeon and serves as the surgical director of kidney and pancreas transplantation at Piedmont Transplant Institute. Dr. Tan’s special interests include pancreas transplantation, live donor/paired exchange kidney transplantation and improving access to kidney transplantation in minority populations.

Previously, Dr. Tan was assistant professor of surgery in the Division of Transplantation at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD. Dr. Tan received his medical degree and completed his residency at McGill University in Montreal, Canada as well as a research fellowship in experimental surgery at The Royal Victoria Hospital Research Institute.  He completed a clinical fellowship in transplant surgery at the University of Minnesota.

Dr. Tan is member of a number of international transplant societies including the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, The Transplantation Society, and The International  Pancreas & Islet Transplant Association. He also serves on the Scientific Oversight Committee of the Alliance for Paired Donation.

Dr. Tan has numerous publications and book chapters on kidney and pancreas transplantation.

Hospital Affiliation

Piedmont Atlanta Hospital


Transplant Surgery

Board Certification

Royal College of Surgeons (Canada)

Special Interests

Pancreas transplantation 

Live donor/paired exchange kidney transplantation

Education and Training

Medical School: McGill University Hospital

Internship and Residency: McGill University

Fellowship: University of Minnesota Hospital & Clinic

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