Dr. Moore is a transplant, hepatobiliary, and general surgeon at St. Thomas Health, where he is the Director of the Kidney Transplant Program. His clinic interests include all aspects of abdominal transplant surgery, hepatobiliary surgery, open and laparoscopic donor nephrectomy, vascular access, and general surgery. His research interests include studies of health-related quality of life, cost-effectiveness, and recipient and donor matching in solid organ transplantation.

Dr. Moore received his undergraduate and medical degrees from Vanderbilt University. He completed his general surgery residency at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and his transplant fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children’s Hospital of Pennsylvania.

INTERESTS

I am an avid runner and participate in marathons.

Fellowship

2006-2008 - Fellow in Transplantation Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
2002-2004 - Fellow in Surgical Research, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Medical School

2004 - MPH, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
1999 - MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
1995 - BS, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Residency

2005-2006 - Chief Resident General Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
2004-2005 - Resident in General Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
2000-2002 - Resident in General Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Certifications

2007-Present - American Board of Surgery
2002-Present - Tennessee Medical License
American Society of Transplant Surgeons Fellowship Trained
Board Certified by American Board of Surgery in General Surgery

Awards and Honors

2015 - John L. Sawyers Award in Surgical Education
2011 - Finalist AHPBA Young Investigator Award
2006 - Controversies in Transplantation Young Investigators Grant
2006 - Genzyme Advances in Organ Transplantation Grant
2004 - SAGES Poster of Distinction Award
2004 - American College of Surgeons - Excellence in Research Award
2003 - Vanderbilt University Medical School-MPH Scholars Award
2003 - H. William Scott Society Resident Research Award
2003 - New Investigator Research Award – AHPBA Congress
2002-2004 - Roche Pharmaceutical Transplantation Fellow
2001 - Aventis Resident Education Award
1995 - Cum Laude – B.S. in Psychology, Vanderbilt University