Rolf Barth is an associate professor of surgery at the University of Maryland School of Medicine specializing in kidney, pancreas, and liver transplantation. Dr. Barth received his medical degree and surgical training at Duke University and continued specialty training in transplant surgery at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Barth also performed post-doctoral training in transplant immunology at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School.
Dr. Barth, along with Dr. Eduardo Rodriguez in plastic and reconstructive surgery and Dr. Stephen Bartlett, have an active lab investigating transplant tolerance and pre-clinical models of composite facial and limb transplantation towards the clinical goal of reconstructive transplantation.
Clinical Speciality:Dr. Barth specializes in kidney, pancreas, and liver transplantation. Dr. Barth also performs minimally invasive surgery for living kidney donation and performed the first "scarless" single-port laparoscopic donor nephrectomies in Maryland (also referred to as SILS or e-NOTES).