Alyson Fox, MD

Alyson Fox, MD Specialties: Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Transplant Hepatology

Alyson Fox, MD
Specialties: Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Transplant Hepatology
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Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors


CUIMC/Presbyterian Hospital and Vanderbilt Clinic
622 West 168th Street
Floor 14
New York, NY 10032
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About Alyson Fox, MD

Dr. Alyson Fox earned her BA in Public Health at the Johns Hopkins University prior to attending the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center, where she served as assistant chief resident. She completed her Gastroenterology fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. While at Penn, she completed a Masters in Clinical Epidemiology and served as chief fellow. She completed her advanced fellowship training in Advanced Transplant Hepatology at the University of California, San Francisco and was named clinical fellow of the year by the Department of Medicine.

Dr. Fox's clinical practice is focused on the management of patients with a variety of liver diseases including viral hepatitis, alcoholic and non-alcoholic fatty liver diseases, inherited and autoimmune liver diseases and liver cancers. As a transplant hepatologist, she has advanced training in the management of complications of end stage liver disease and caring for patients both pre- and post- liver transplantation. As the medical director of the live donor program, sees and evaluates all candidates for live donation. When she is not caring for patients, she is active as an associate designated institutional office in Graduate Medical Education at NYP and she is a course director and educator at the Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons.

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Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • Autoimmune Liver Disease

  • Cirrhosis

  • Complication of Liver Disease

  • Hepatitis

  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma

  • Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT)

  • Inherited Liver Disease

  • Liver Disease

  • Liver Transplant Evaluation

  • Liver Transplantation

  • Living Donor Transplantation

  • Portal Hypertension


  • Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Gastroenterology
  • Fellowship: University of California, San-Francisco, Transplant Hepatology
  • Internship: NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
  • Medical School: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Transplant Hepatology

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • 2020 Kenneth A. Forde Diversity Alliance 2020 Faculty Diversity Award, Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • 2019 American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), Academy of Educators
  • 2019 Junior Faculty Award, Columbia University Department of Medicine
  • 2018 Virginia Apgar Academy of Medical Educators, Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • 2017 Faculty Speaker, Intern Retreat, Columbia Internal Medicine Program
  • 2017 Pre-Clinical Faculty Speaker, Steven Z. Miller Student Clinician Ceremony, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • 2011 Clinical Fellow of the Year- Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
  • 2010 Komarov Research Competition - Third prize in Clinical Research
  • 2010 Frank Brooks, M.D. Research Award for Fellows, University of Pennsylvania
  • 2010 Edward C. Raffensperger Teaching Award for Fellows
  • 2009 - 2010 Chief Fellow, Gastroenterology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • 2007 Assistant Chief Resident in Internal Medicine, NY Presbyterian Hospital
  • 2005 The American Liver Foundation (ALF) and the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) Resident Scholar Travel Award to attend the AASLD Liver Meeting
  • 2004 Commencement Speaker, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • 2004 The Irwin Gelernt Award for Service to the Community
  • 2004 Mount Sinai School of Medicine Community Service and Academic Achievement
  • 2002 Mount Sinai School of Medicine Student Leadership Award