Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Abdominal Transplantation
Baylor College of Medicine
Associate Professor of Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine
Transplant Hepatology
American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • Transplant Hepatology
  • Cirrhosis
  • Ascites
  • Hepatic encephalopathy
  • Portal hypertension
  • Liver Cancer
  • Hepatitis B and C
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Wilsons disease
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy ( EGD )
  • Variceal ligation
  • Colonoscopy
  • Transplant Hepatology


Residency from Henry Ford Hospital
Fellowship from University of Alabama
MBBS from Indira Gandhi Medical College
MD from Postgraduate Institute Of Medical Education & Research

Gagan K. Sood, M.D is Associate Professor of Surgery in the Division of Abdominal Transplantation of the Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery and in the Department of Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Sood is board certified in gastroenterology, internal medicine and transplant hepatology. Dr. Sood earned his medical degree from Himachal Pradesh Medical University in Himachal Pradesh, India. His extensive training includes an internship in internal medicine at Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, Michigan. He completed a fellowship in gastroenterology and advanced liver transplant fellowship at University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham, Alabama. Dr. Sood's clinical interests include hepatocellular carcinoma, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), hepatitis B and hepatitis C.


American Society of Study of Liver Disease
American Gastroenterology Association
Texas Transplant Society

Honors & Awards

Norton Rose Fulbright Faculty Excellence Award for Teaching & Evaluation

Selected Publications