John A. Donovan

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
John Donovan, MD

Areas of treatment:

Liver Transplant
Liver Cancer
Viral Hepatitis


  • Hepatology


  • Department of Medicine


  • English

John A. Donovan, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Practicing locations:

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • USC Healthcare Center 2

About this doctor:

Dr. Donovan attended the University of Southern California as an undergraduate before returning years later for his residency at LAC+USC Medical Center. He teaches Medical Students, Medicine Residents and GI fellows about Liver Transplant Hepatology.  Dr. Donovan has been published in numerous medical journals and written book chapters, abstracts and peer-reviewed articles. Of additional note, Dr. Donovan has served as Chair of the Medical Advisory Committee for the Los Angeles Chapter of the American Liver Foundation and served as past president of the Southern California Society of Gastroenterology.


University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, B.S. (Biology), 1979
University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL, M.D., 1983


University of Florida College of Medicine (General Surgery), Shand's Teaching Hospital, Gainesville, FL, 1983 - 1984


LAC+USC Medical Center (Urology), Los Angeles, CA, 1985 - 1987
LAC+USC Medical Center (Anesthesiology), Los Angeles, CA, 1988 - 1989
Huntington Memorial Hospital (Internal Medicine), Pasadena, CA, 1989 - 1992


Kaiser Permanente Medical Center (Gastroenterology and Hepatology), Los Angeles, CA, 1992 - 1995


American Board of Internal Medicine: Gastroenterology and Transplant Hepatology

Professional society memberships:

American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
American College of Gastroenterology
American Gastroenterology Association
International Liver Transplantation Society


Fellow of the Year, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Los Angeles, 1995