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Qualifications and Experience
Board-certified in internal medicine, Richard S. DePalma, DO, specializes in gastroenterology and transplant hepatology. Through his research, he has extensive knowledge in the treatment of Hepatitis C in postliver transplant patients and the immunology of liver transplantation. Prior to joining Einstein, Dr. DePalma earned his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He fulfilled his residency and internship at Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia, where he also completed fellowships in hepatology, gastroenterology and transplant hepatology. He also co-authored a section in Contemporary Liver Transplantation and co-authored an abstract for Digestive Disease Week. Dr. DePalma is seeing transplant hepatology and gastroenterology patients in the Department of Transplantation at Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia.