Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Matthias Loebe, M.D.

Matthias Loebe, M.D.

Dr.Matthias Loebe

Media Contact:

George Kovacik

Heart/Lung Transplant Surgeon
Methodist J.C. Walter Jr. Transplant Center

Clinical Interests

  • Heart and lung transplant surgery
  • LVAD
  • Cardiothoracic surgery
  • Cardiovascular surgery
  • Aortic aneurysms
  • Mitral valve disease
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Thoracic Surgery – lung tumor resection

Research Interests

  • Pre-transplant variables associated with quality of life in liver transplant recipients
  • Does race influence outcomes after primary liver transplantation? A 23-year experience with 2,700 patients
  • Recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma following liver transplantation: A review of preoperative and postoperative prognostic indicators.
  • Effectiveness of tolerability of Sirolimus in liver transplantation
  • Donor morbidity after living donation for liver transplantation
  • Efficacy and safety of low-dose tacrolimus and mycophenolate mofetil in OLT recipients
  • Impact of liver transplantation of patients with high disease severity on health care resources: University Healthsystem Consortium (UHC) Benchmarking Project.
  • ABO-Incompatible liver transplantation in the modern era

Languages Spoken

  • English, French, German

Media Experience

  • KRIV Channel 26
  • KHOU Channel 11
  • KTRK Channel 13
  • Houston Chronicle
  • KTRH Radio