Mark J. Hobeika, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery, Academic Institute
Associate Clinical Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Areas Of Expertise

Liver Transplant Surgery Pancreas Transplant Surgery Kidney Transplant Surgery Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery Transplant Surgery
Publications

Effect of a Hispanic outreach program on referral and liver transplantation volume at a single center
Kodali, S, Mobley, CM, Brombosz, EW, Lopez, A, Graves, R, Ontiveros, J, Velazquez, M, Saharia, A, Cheah, YL, Simon, CJ, Valverde, C, Brown, A, Corkrean, J, Moore, LW, Graviss, EA, Victor, DW, Maresh, K, Hobeika, MJ, Egwim, C & Ghobrial, RM 2024, , Transplant Immunology, vol. 84, 102034, pp. 102034. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trim.2024.102034

Single-center Outcomes After Liver Transplantation With SARS-CoV-2–Positive Donors: An Argument for Increased Utilization
Connor, AA, Adelman, MW, Mobley, CM, Moaddab, M, Erhardt, AJ, Hsu, DE, Brombosz, EW, Sanghvi, M, Lee Cheah, Y, Simon, CJ, Hobeika, MJ, Saharia, AS, Victor, DW, Kodali, S, Basra, T, Graviss, EA, Nguyen, DT, Elsaiey, A, Moore, LW, Nigo, M, Drews, AL, Grimes, KA, Arias, CA, Li, XC, Gaber, AO & Ghobrial, RM 2024, , Transplantation Direct, vol. 10, no. 4, pp. E1590. https://doi.org/10.1097/TXD.0000000000001590

Normothermic Regional Perfusion in Donation After Circulatory Death for Liver Transplantation: A Narrative Review
Meinders, AM, Hobeika, MJ & Currie, I 2024, , Current Surgery Reports, vol. 12, no. 3, pp. 15-25. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40137-024-00383-2

Bloodstream infections after solid organ transplantation: clinical epidemiology and antimicrobial resistance (2016–21)
Adelman, MW, Connor, AA, Hsu, E, Saharia, A, Mobley, CM, Victor, DW, Hobeika, MJ, Lin, J, Grimes, KA, Ramos, E, Pedroza, C, Brombosz, EW, Ghobrial, RM & Arias, CA 2024, , JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance, vol. 6, no. 1, 158, pp. dlad158. https://doi.org/10.1093/jacamr/dlad158

US Liver Transplant Outcomes after Normothermic Regional Perfusion vs Standard Super Rapid Recovery
Brubaker, AL, Sellers, MT, Abt, PL, Croome, KP, Merani, S, Wall, A, Abreu, P, Alebrahim, M, Baskin, R, Bohorquez, H, Cannon, RM, Cederquist, K, Edwards, J, Huerter, BG, Hobeika, MJ, Kautzman, L, Langnas, AN, Lee, DD, Manzi, J, Nassar, A, Neidlinger, N, Nydam, TL, Schnickel, GT, Siddiqui, F, Suah, A, Taj, R, Taner, CB, Testa, G, Vianna, R, Vyas, F & Montenovo, MI 2024, , JAMA Surgery. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamasurg.2024.0520

Modern Outcomes After Liver Retransplantation: A Single-center Experience
Connor, AA, Saharia, A, Mobley, CM, Hobeika, MJ, Victor, DW, Kodali, S, Brombosz, EW, Graviss, EA, Nguyen, DT, Moore, LW, Gaber, AO & Ghobrial, RM 2023, , Transplantation, vol. 107, no. 7, pp. 1513-1523. https://doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000004500

Factors affecting survival after liver retransplantation: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Brombosz, EW, Moore, LW, Mobley, CM, Kodali, S, Saharia, A, Hobeika, MJ, Connor, AA, Victor, III, DW, Cheah, YL, Simon, CJ, Gaber, AO & Ghobrial, RM 2023, , Frontiers in Transplantation, vol. 2, pp. 1181770. https://doi.org/10.3389/frtra.2023.1181770

Progress in Combined Liver-lung Transplantation at a Single Center
Connor, AA, Huang, HJ, Mobley, CM, Graviss, EA, Nguyen, DT, Goodarzi, A, Saharia, A, Yau, S, Hobeika, MJ, Suarez, EE, Moaddab, M, Brombosz, EW, Moore, LW, Yi, SG, Gaber, AO & Ghobrial, RM 2023, , Transplantation Direct, vol. 9, no. 5, pp. E1482. https://doi.org/10.1097/TXD.0000000000001482

Deceased donor vein extension grafts for right living donor kidney transplantation
Meinders, AM, Knight, R, Eagar, TN, Hobeika, M, Podder, H, Gaber, AO & Yi, SG 2023, , Clinical Transplantation, vol. 37, no. 8, e14963. https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.14963

Survival After Ruptured Spontaneous Hepatic Subcapsular Hematoma Following Heparin Initiation for Submassive Pulmonary Embolism
Zhang, Y, Raj, R, Hobeika, M, Rahimi, M, Rice, L & Awar, M 2022, , Annals of Internal Medicine Clinical Cases, vol. 1, no. 10, e220907. https://doi.org/10.7326/aimcc.2022.0907

Risk Factors Associated with an Impaired Antibody Response in Kidney Transplant Recipients following 2 Doses of the SARS-CoV-2 mRNA Vaccine
Yi, SG, Moore, LW, Eagar, T, Graviss, EA, Nguyen, DT, Ibrahim, H, Huang, HJ, Hobeika, M, McMillan, R, Saharia, A, Mobley, C, Podder, H, Drews, A, Ghobrial, RM, Gaber, AO & Knight, RJ 2022, , Transplantation Direct, vol. 8, no. 1, e1257, pp. e1257. https://doi.org/10.1097/TXD.0000000000001257, https://doi.org/10.1097/TXD.0000000000001257

Starting the conversation about value in liver transplantation: Invited Commentary on “Is there value in volume? An assessment of liver transplant practices in the United States since the inception of MELD”
Meinders, AM & Hobeika, MJ 2022, , Surgery (United States), vol. 172, no. 4, pp. 1263-1264. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2022.06.003

Combined liver transplantation and sleeve gastrectomy: Report of a brief-interval staged approach
Tariq, N, Saharia, A, Nwokedi, U, Hobeika, MJ, Mobley, CM, Hsu, D, Potter, LM, Moore, LW, Elaileh, A, Sherman, V & Ghobrial, RM 2023, , Liver Transplantation, vol. 29, no. 4, pp. 422-430. https://doi.org/10.1002/lt.26560

Improving DCD liver utilization by challenging the status quo
Hobeika, MJ, Baio, FE & Saharia, A 2022, , Liver Transplantation, vol. 28, no. 11, pp. 1699-1700. https://doi.org/10.1002/lt.26553

Outcomes of a High-Volume Organ Procurement Organization in the Era of Increasing Donation After Circulatory Death
Hobeika, MJ, Menser, T, Myer, K, Lopez, A, Shaikh, AF, Quinn, L, Curran, C, Wood, RP, Ghobrial, RM & Gaber, AO 2022, , Progress in Transplantation, vol. 32, no. 4, pp. 314-320. https://doi.org/10.1177/15269248221122879

Combined liver transplantation and sleeve gastrectomy: Report of a brief-interval staged approach
Tariq, N, Saharia, A, Nwokedi, U, Hobeika, MJ, Mobley, CM, Hsu, D, Potter, LM, Moore, LW, Elaileh, A, Sherman, V & Ghobrial, RM 2023, , Liver Transplantation, vol. 29, no. 4, pp. 422-430. https://doi.org/10.1002/lt.26560

Pre-transplant T-cell Clonality: An Observational Study of a Biomarker for Prediction of Sepsis in Liver Transplant Recipients
Jones, SL, Moore, LW, Li, XC, Mobley, CM, Fields, PA, Graviss, EA, Nguyen, DT, Nolte Fong, J, Saharia, A, Hobeika, MJ, McMillan, RR, Victor, DW, Minze, LJ, Gaber, AO & Ghobrial, RM 2021, , Annals of surgery, vol. 274, no. 3, pp. 411-418. https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000004998

Re: Delayed Implantation of Pumped Kidneys Decreases Renal Allograft Futility in Combined Liver-Kidney Transplantation
Lunsford, KE, Agopian, VG, Yi, SG, Nguyen, DTM, Graviss, EA, Harlander-Locke, MP, Saharia, A, Kaldas, FM, Mobley, CM, Zarrinpar, A, Hobeika, MJ, Veale, JL, Podder, H, Farmer, DG, Knight, RJ, Danovitch, GM, Gritsch, HA, Li, XC, Ghobrial, RM, Busuttil, RW & Gaber, AO 2021, , Journal of Urology, vol. 205, no. 4, pp. 1215. https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000001610

Donation after circulatory death liver transplantation: An in-depth analysis and propensity score–matched comparison
Hobeika, MJ, Saharia, A, Mobley, CM, Menser, T, Nguyen, DT, Graviss, EA, McMillan, RR, Podder, H, Nolte Fong, JV, Jones, SL, Yi, SG, Elshawwaf, M, Gaber, AO & Ghobrial, RM 2021, , Clinical Transplantation, vol. 35, no. 6, e14304. https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.14304

Donation after circulatory death liver transplantation: An in-depth analysis and propensity score–matched comparison
Hobeika, MJ, Saharia, A, Mobley, CM, Menser, T, Nguyen, DT, Graviss, EA, McMillan, RR, Podder, H, Nolte Fong, JV, Jones, SL, Yi, SG, Elshawwaf, M, Gaber, AO & Ghobrial, RM 2021, , Clinical Transplantation. https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.14304