Dr. Carlos Uriel Corvera MD Surgeon

Dr. Carlos Corvera is a surgeon in San Francisco, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center and UCSF Medical Center. He received his medical degree from UC San Diego School of Medicine and has been in practice for 12 years. He is one of 37 doctors at San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 144 at UCSF Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Hepatobiliary

Clinical Interests: Pancreatic Neoplasms, Cholangiocarcinoma, Gastric cancer

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, General Surgery, 1993 - 2001

UC San Diego School of Medicine
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 12 years in Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Postgraduate Course in General Surgery
2012 5 18

Expanded use of aggressive therapies improves survival in early and intermediate hepatocellular carcinoma.
Ho, E. Y.,Cozen, M. L.,Shen, H.,Lerrigo, R.,Trimble, E.,Ryan, J. C.,Corvera, C. U.,Monto, A.

Activation of G protein-coupled bile acid receptor, TGR5 induces smooth muscle relaxation via both Epac- and PKA-mediated inhibition of RhoA/Rho kinase pathway.
Rajagopal, S.,Kumar, D. P.,Mahavadi, S.,Bhattacharya, S.,Zhou, R.,Corvera, C.,Bunnett, N. W.,Grider, J. R.,Murthy, K. S.

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