Eric Kallwitz, MD


Associate Professor

Languages Spoken


Clinical Expertise

  • General Hepatology
  • Transplant Hepatology
  • Viral Hepatitis

About Dr. Kallwitz


Medical Education

Medical School
Rush Medical College of Rush University
University of Chicago Medical Center - Internal Medicine: General
University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center - Gastroenterology, University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center - Transplantation Hepatology

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty Transplant Hepatology


  • Prevalence of suspected nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in Hispanic/Latino individuals differs by heritage Kallwitz, E. R.; Daviglus, M. L.; Allison, M. A.; Emory, K. T.; Zhao, L.; Kuniholm, M. H.; Chen, J.; Gouskova, N.; Pirzada, A.; Talavera, G. A.; Youngblood, M. E.; Cotler, S. J., Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association
  • Sarcopenia and liver transplant: The relevance of too little muscle mass Kallwitz, E. R., World Journal of Gastroenterology
  • Physical activity and metabolic syndrome in liver transplant recipients Kallwitz, E. R.; Loy, V.; Mettu, P.; Von Roenn, N.; Berkes, J.; Cotler, S. J., Liver Transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society
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  • Prognostic capability of different liver disease scoring systems for prediction of early mortality after transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt creation Gaba, R. C.; Couture, P. M.; Bui, J. T.; Knuttinen, M. G.; Walzer, N. M.; Kallwitz, E. R.; Berkes, J. L.; Cotler, S. J., Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR
  • Recurrent hepatitis C virus after transplant and the importance of plasma cells on biopsy Kallwitz, E. R., World journal of gastroenterology : WJG
  • TIPS for treatment of variceal hemorrhage: clinical outcomes in 128 patients at a single institution over a 12-year period Gaba, R. C.; Omene, B. O.; Podczerwinski, E. S.; Knuttinen, M. G.; Cotler, S. J.; Kallwitz, E. R.; Berkes, J. L.; Walzer, N. M.; Bui, J. T.; Owens, C. A., Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR