Kenzo Hirose, M.D.

Kenzo Hirose, M.D.

Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Surgical Oncology
Director,  General Surgery Residency Program

Contact Information

Phone: (415) 502-5577
Fax: (415) 502-2236
Kenzo.Hirose@ucsf.edu

 
Open Popup

1995, AB, Harvard University, Biochemical Sciences
1999, MD, Harvard Medical School

  • 2000, Internship, University of California, San Francisco, General Surgery
  • 2006, Residency, University of California, San Francisco, General Surgery
  • 2007, Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Liver Transplantation
  • 2008, Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery
  • Hepatobiliary and Pancreas Surgery Program
  • Bile Duct Cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma)
  • Bile Duct Injuries
  • Bile Duct Strictures
  • Bridging Therapies to Downstage HCC pre-Liver Transplant
  • Choledochal Cysts
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Tumor
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST)
  • Liver Cancer (Hepatocellular Carcinoma)
  • Liver Cysts
  • Liver Metastases
  • Minimally Invasive Liver & Pancreas Surgery
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cysts
  • Pancreatic Neuroendocrine (Islet Cell) Tumors
  • Soft Tissue Sarcomas
  • Stomach (Gastric) Cancer

Dr. Kenzo Hirose is a general surgeon specializing in benign and malignant conditions of the liver, pancreas and bile duct. He has a special interest in minimally invasive surgical techniques and conducts research in patient outcomes after surgery.   

Dr. Kenzo Hirose received his medical degree from Harvard Medical school. He did his residency in general surgery at the University of California, San Francisco and his Hepatopancreatobiliary Fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic. 

MOST RECENT PUBLICATIONS FROM A TOTAL OF 66
Data provided by UCSF Profiles, powered by CTSI
  1. Thiruvengadam NR, Miranda J, Kim C, Behr S, Corvera C, Dai SC, Kirkwood K, Harris HW, Hirose K, Nakakura E, Ostroff JW, Kochman ML, Arain MA. Burden of Ionizing Radiation in the Diagnosis and Management of Necrotizing Pancreatitis. Clin Transl Gastroenterol. 2021 Apr 27; 12(5):e00347. View in PubMed
  2. Mahuron KM, Kasai Y, Javeed ZA, Bergsland EK, Hirose K, Corvera CU, Nakakura EK. Minimally Invasive Surgery for Ileal Neuroendocrine Tumors. J Gastrointest Surg. 2021 Mar 19. View in PubMed
  3. Brian R, Stock P, Syed S, Hirose K, Reilly L, O'Sullivan P. How COVID-19 inspired surgical residents to rethink educational programs. Am J Surg. 2020 Oct 21. View in PubMed
  4. Gomez A, Wisneski AD, Luu HY, Hirose K, Roberts JP, Hirose R, Freise CE, Nakakura EK, Corvera CU. Contemporary Management of Hepatic Cyst Disease: Techniques and Outcomes at a Tertiary Hepatobiliary Center. J Gastrointest Surg. 2020 Oct 20. View in PubMed
  5. Wisneski AD, Jin C, Huang CY, Warren R, Hirose K, Nakakura EK, Corvera CU. Synchronous Versus Metachronous Colorectal Liver Metastasis Yields Similar Survival in Modern Era. J Surg Res. 2020 Aug 13; 256:476-485. View in PubMed
  6. View All Publications