Aaron J. Ahearn, MD, PhD

Transplant Surgery, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Pancreas Transplant Surgery, Liver Transplant Surgery, Kidney Transplant Surgery
Accepting New Patients


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1516 San Pablo St. HC3 - Suite 3200 Ste 3200, Los Angeles, CA 90033

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Keck Hospital of USC


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1450 San Pablo St. Suite 6200 Ste 6200, Los Angeles, CA 90033

Monday - Friday

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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About Aaron J. Ahearn, MD, PhD

Dr. Ahearn is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery and Associate Director of the Liver Transplantation program at Keck Medicine of USC. He received his MD and PhD from the University of Maryland.

Dr. Ahearn specializes in liver, kidney, and pancreas transplantation and is one of the surgeons who performs living-donor liver transplants at Keck Medicine of USC. He is a highly skilled hepatobiliary surgeon, performing resections for liver and pancreas cancer as well as biliary reconstructions. Dr. Ahearn's PhD is in HIV Immunology, and he has applied that insight to his extensive research and experience in transplant immunology.

I love what I do. I love taking care of my patients. When I'm in clinic or in the recovery rooms, I find it rewarding to interact with my patients. I really enjoy helping them get back to their families. 


  • Transplant Surgery
  • Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery
  • Pancreas Transplant Surgery
  • Liver Transplant Surgery
  • Kidney Transplant Surgery
Areas of Focus
Liver Transplantation, Living-Donor Liver Transplantation, Kidney Transplantation, Living-Donor Kidney Transplantation, Pancreas Transplantation, Hepatobiliary Surgery, Transplant Immunology, Liver Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer, Biliary Reconstruction
Academic Title
Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery

Insurances Accepted

Note: Please contact the practice directly to confirm your health plan is accepted.

Benefits among health plans and employers vary. Please contact your health plan to verify benefits and network providers for specific products. It is important to note that not all of our providers participate in all of a health plan's products or networks.

  • Great-West Healthcare of California, Inc.
  • Coventry Health Care
  • GEHA
  • Marian Health Services
  • MultiPlan
  • NEXT
  • Aetna
  • USC Network
  • Medicare
  • Kern Health Systems
  • Private Health Care Systems
  • Pacificare
  • Anthem Blue Cross Covered California
  • Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital
  • Beech Street Corporation /WC
  • Health Plans of Nevada
  • Watchtower
  • Health Net Covered California
  • Interplan
  • First Health
  • Health Net
  • Brand New Day
  • Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers Health & Welfare
  • Blue Shield of California
  • United Healthcare
  • Blue Shield Covered California
  • Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer
  • Union Roofers Health & Welfare Fund
  • Take Care (GUAM)
  • TriWest Healthcare Alliance (UHC)
  • ChoiceCare Network

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  • Provider Gave Easy to Understand Instructions
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  • Provider Listened Carefully
  • Provider Knew Medical History
  • Provider Spent Enough Time

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