Faculty, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Jon S. Odorico, MD

  • Transplant Surgery
  • Pediatric Transplant Surgery
Jon S. Odorico, MD


Dr. Odorico is certified by the American Board of Surgery. He specializes in pancreas transplants, islet cell transplants, and multi-organ transplants. In addition, he performs general surgery procedures on transplant patients.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation

Practice locations

    Education & credentials

    Board certifications
    • Surgery
    Medical School
    • New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

    Transplant Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, 1994-1996

    • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
    • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA


    Additional conditions and treatments
    • Acute Kidney Transplant Rejection
    • Acute Pancreas Transplant Rejection
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Enteric Conversion
    • Hemodialysis Access
    • Islet Autotransplantation
    • Islet Cell Transplantation
    • Kidney Biopsy
    • Lymphocele
    • Pancreas Transplant Biopsy
    • Pancreatectomy
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement or Removal
    • Type I Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus

    Research and publications

    Dr. Odorico’s research focuses on stem cell biology and differentiation, developing novel stem cell-based strategies for treating diabetes, clinical outcomes research in pancreas transplantation and islet cell transplantation.