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Faculty, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Margarita German, MD

  • Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  • Transplant Medicine


Dr. Rita German received her medical degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago and completed her residency at the University of Chicago. She did her fellowship training in Gastroenterology and Transplant Hepatology at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. She is now an Assistant Professor in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology within the Department of Medicine at University of Wisconsin-Madison. She also serves as the Associate Program Director of the Transplant Hepatology Fellowship. She is a member of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and American Society of Transplantation and is involved in training medical students, residents and fellows.

Dr. German’s clinical interests focus on caring for patients with liver disease, liver cancer, and providing care to patients before and after liver transplantation. Furthermore, she aims to optimize care for patients with alcohol-associated liver disease and alcohol use disorder.

Languages spoken
  • English
  • Russian
University affiliation

Practice locations

Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Transplant Hepatology
Medical School
  • University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI

Transplant Hepatology, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI

  • University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL