Joseph S. Galati, MD

Transplant Hepatology Gastroenterology

Phone: 713.794.0700


Scurlock Tower
6560 Fannin St
Scurlock Tower, Ste 2050
Houston, TX 77030

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Dr. Joseph S. Galati is a native of Long Island, New York. He received his undergraduate degree at Syracuse University and attended St. George's University School of Medicine.
Following medical school, Dr. Galati was an intern and resident in internal medicine at State University of New York Health Science Center-Brooklyn(formerly Downstate Medical Center) /Kings County Hospital Center, one of the premier teaching hospitals in the country.
Dr. Galati left New York City for Omaha, Nebraska, where he attended University of Nebraska Medical Center, receiving his fellowship training in gastroenterology, hepatology, and transplant medicine.
In 1994, Dr. Galati came to Houston, holding several different positions at University of Texas-Health Science Center and St. Luke's Hospital. In 2007, Dr. Galati was appointed the medical director of the Houston Methodist Center for Liver Disease & Transplantation in Houston Texas.
Dr. Galati's practice, Liver Specialists of Texas, is devoted to the care of patients with both acute and chronic liver disease as well as individuals with disorders of the digestive tract. The majority of his referrals are for patients with chronic type C hepatitis - most of which have previously failed some form of therapy or have now developed complications.
For the past 10 years, Dr. Galati has been producing and hosting a weekly radio program called 'Your Health First' on 740 KTRH. He discusses the latest in health and wellness news.
Clinical Interests:
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Surgery
  • Endoscopy
  • Hepatology
  • Liver Transplant
Education & Training

Medical School: St George's University School of Medicine-Grenada, West Indies - 1987
Residency: SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn - Brooklyn, NY - 1991
Internship: SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn- Brooklyn, NY - 1988
Board Certification: Gastroenterology
Office Locations
Scurlock Tower
6560 Fannin St
Scurlock Tower, Ste 2050
Houston, TX 77030
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Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX 77030
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Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital
16655 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX 77479
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