Vinod K. Rustgi, MD, MBA, Hepatologist with UPMC and affiliated with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, has been named a 2018 Top Doctor in New Jersey. Top Doctor Awards is dedicated to selecting and honoring those healthcare practitioners who have demonstrated clinical excellence while delivering the highest standards of patient care.
Dr. Vinod K. Rustgi is a highly respected and experienced physician, having been in practice for many years. His career in medicine began in 1975 when he graduated with his Medical Degree from John Hopkins University. After medical school, Dr. Rustgi completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Georgetown University in Washington, DC. Driven to further his expertise and knowledge, he undertook a fellowship in Liver Disease at the National Institute of Health. Dr. Rustgi also completed a fellowship in Gastroenterology at Stanford University, as well.
Dr. Rustgi is renowned in his field having published key findings on liver diseases, in particular, hepatitis A, B, and C.With a passion for his work, Dr. Rustgi is the co-author of five books, as well as 82 articles and over 130 abstracts and has been published in leading journals in his field. He is currently working as Professor of Medicine; Clinical Chief of Gastroenterology/Director of Hepatology at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine.