Sara Hassan, M.D.

  1. Pediatric Gastroenterologist
  2. Pediatric Transplant Hepatologist

Specialty Groups


  1. Rochester, Minnesota



Sara Hassan, M.D. is a pediatric transplant hepatologist and gastroenterologist.

Dr. Hassan provides clinical care for patients and families with acute and chronic liver diseases and liver transplant care.

Areas of clinical expertise include:

  • Diagnosis and management of biliary atresia
  • Genetic and metabolic liver disease
  • Providing comprehensive care for on-alcoholic fatty liver disease
  • Long- term post transplant care

In addition to her clinic activities, Dr. Hassan is active in education and research. Her interests include fatty liver disease, genetic & metabolic liver diseases and Fontan-associated liver disease.

  1. Colonoscopy
  2. Endoscopic procedure
  3. Sclerotherapy
  4. Variceal band ligation
  • Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Acute liver failure
  • Wilson's disease
  • Genetic and metabolic liver disease
  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • Primary Sclerosing Hepatitis
  • Pediatric liver transplantation
  • Fontan-associated liver disease
  1. 2020
    Fellowship - Advanced Hepatology and Liver TransplantTexas Children's Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine
  2. 2019
    Fellowship - Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and NutritionUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  3. 2016
    Residency - PediatricsUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  4. 2013
    Postdoctoral Research FellowshipCenter for Infectious Diseases Research
  5. 2012
    Doctor of MedicineAmerican University at Beirut (A.U.B)
  6. 2008
    BS with Distinction - BiologyAmerican University at Beirut (A.U.B)
  7. 2005
    Baccalaureate Studies - French Baccalaureate Diploma with high distinctionInternational College (IC)

Awards and honors

  1. 2015
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

Professional memberships

  1. 2017 - present
    MemberAmerican Association for the Study of Liver Diseases