Sharad I. Wadhwani


Pediatric gastroenterologist and hepatologist
Clinical researcher, outdoor enthusiast and aspiring chef

About me

Dr. Sharad I. Wadhwani is a pediatric gastroenterologist and liver specialist who cares for children with gastrointestinal diseases and children undergoing liver transplantation.

Wadhwani's research focuses on understanding how social adversity impacts the care children following a liver transplant. His goal is to identify ways in which health care systems can improve outcomes for these patients.

Wadhwani earned his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine, where he also earned a master of public health degree. He completed a residency in pediatrics at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland, a fellowship in pediatric gastroenterology at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and a fellowship in pediatric transplant hepatology at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco.

  • Education

    Tufts University School of Medicine, MD, 2011

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Pediatrics, 2014

  • Fellowships

    Cincinnati Children's, Pediatric Gastroenterology, 2019

    UCSF, Pediatric Transplant Hepatology, 2020

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor

It is my greatest privilege to care for children with gastrointestinal and hepatic disorders, and to partner with families on family-centered care.

Clinics I work with (3)


Gastroenterology Clinic

Gastroenterology Clinic

San Francisco / Oakland / Brentwood / Fremont / Greenbrae / Los Gatos / ...


Liver Transplant Program

Liver Transplant Program

San Francisco / Oakland / Brentwood / Greenbrae / San Ramon / Santa Rosa...


Pediatric Liver Center

Pediatric Liver Center

San Francisco / Oakland / Brentwood / Greenbrae / San Ramon / Walnut Cre...

Where I see patients (4)

    Saving future lives

    500+ UCSF investigators are researching cures for hundreds of childhood and adult diseases.