Michael K. Porayko, M.D.


Faculty Appointments
Professor of Medicine
M.D., University of Illinois, Chicago, IllinoisB.S., General Biology, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois
Office Address
801 Oxford House
1313 21st Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37232
Fisher RA, Heuman DM, Harper AM, Behnke MK, Smith AD, Russo MW, Zacks S, McGillicuddy JW, Eason J, Porayko MK, Northup P, Marvin MR, Hundley J, Nair S. Region 11 MELD Na exception prospective study. Ann Hepatol. 2012 Jan; 11(1): 62-7. PMID: 22166562, PII: 968781, ISSN: 1665-2681.

Bacon BR, Adams PC, Kowdley KV, Powell LW, Tavill AS, . Diagnosis and management of hemochromatosis: 2011 practice guideline by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases. Hepatology. 2011 Jul; 54(1): 328-43. PMID: 21452290, PMCID: PMC3149125, DOI: 10.1002/hep.24330.

Hoot NR, Feurer ID, Austin MT, Porayko MK, Wright JK, Lorenzi NM, Pinson CW, Aronsky D. Physician predictions of graft survival following liver transplantation. HPB (Oxford). 2007; 9(4): 272-6. PMID: 18345303, PMCID: PMC2215395, DOI: 10.1080/13651820701481471, ISSN: 1365-182X.

Mele CD, Porayko MK. Jejunogastric intussusception, an indication for emergent endoscopy: case report. Gastrointest. Endosc. 2003 Apr; 57(4): 593-5. PMID: 12665779, PII: S0016510703000488, DOI: 10.1067/mge.2003.153, ISSN: 0016-5107.

Matos C, Porayko MK, Francisco-Ziller N, DiCecco S. Nutrition and chronic liver disease. J. Clin. Gastroenterol. 2002 Nov; 35(5): 391-7. PMID: 12394227, ISSN: 0192-0790.

Gunneson TJ, Menon KV, Wiesner RH, Daniels JA, Hay JE, Charlton MR, Brandhagen DJ, Rosen CB, Porayko MK. Ultrasound-assisted percutaneous liver biopsy performed by a physician assistant. Am. J. Gastroenterol. 2002 Jun; 97(6): 1472-5. PMID: 12094868, DOI: 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2002.05789.x, ISSN: 0002-9270.

Porayko MK, Choudhary C. Benign Neoplasms of the Liver. Curr Treat Options Gastroenterol. 2001 Dec; 4(6): 479-91. PMID: 11696274, ISSN: 1092-8472.

González-Koch A, Czaja AJ, Carpenter HA, Roberts SK, Charlton MR, Porayko MK, Rosen CB, Wiesner RH. Recurrent autoimmune hepatitis after orthotopic liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2001 Apr; 7(4): 302-10. PMID: 11303289, PII: S152764650146388X, DOI: 10.1053/jlts.2001.21449, ISSN: 1527-6465.

Krowka MJ, Wiseman GA, Burnett OL, Spivey JR, Therneau T, Porayko MK, Wiesner RH. Hepatopulmonary syndrome: a prospective study of relationships between severity of liver disease, PaO(2) response to 100% oxygen, and brain uptake after (99m)Tc MAA lung scanning. Chest. 2000 Sep; 118(3): 615-24. PMID: 10988181, ISSN: 0012-3692.

Figueiredo FA, Dickson ER, Pasha TM, Porayko MK, Therneau TM, Malinchoc M, DiCecco SR, Francisco-Ziller NM, Kasparova P, Charlton MR. Utility of standard nutritional parameters in detecting body cell mass depletion in patients with end-stage liver disease. Liver Transpl. 2000 Sep; 6(5): 575-81. PMID: 10980056, PII: S1527646500183571, DOI: 10.1053/jlts.2000.9736, ISSN: 1527-6465.

Taler SJ, Textor SC, Canzanello VJ, Schwartz L, Porayko MK, Wiesner RH, Krom RA. Hypertension after liver transplantation: a predictive role for pretreatment hemodynamics and effects of isradipine on the systemic and renal circulations. Am. J. Hypertens. 2000 Mar; 13(3): 231-9. PMID: 10777026, PII: S0895-7061(99)00171-5, ISSN: 0895-7061.

Kim WR, Badley AD, Wiesner RH, Porayko MK, Seaberg EC, Keating MR, Evans RW, Dickson ER, Krom RA, Paya CV. The economic impact of cytomegalovirus infection after liver transplantation. Transplantation. 2000 Feb 2/15/2000; 69(3): 357-61. PMID: 10706042, ISSN: 0041-1337.

Brandhagen DJ, Alvarez W, Therneau TM, Kruckeberg KE, Thibodeau SN, Ludwig J, Porayko MK. Iron overload in cirrhosis-HFE genotypes and outcome after liver transplantation. Hepatology. 2000 Feb; 31(2): 456-60. PMID: 10655270, PII: S0270913900984404, DOI: 10.1002/hep.510310227, ISSN: 0270-9139.

Graziadei IW, Wiesner RH, Marotta PJ, Porayko MK, Hay JE, Charlton MR, Poterucha JJ, Rosen CB, Gores GJ, LaRusso NF, Krom RA. Long-term results of patients undergoing liver transplantation for primary sclerosing cholangitis. Hepatology. 1999 Nov; 30(5): 1121-7. PMID: 10534330, PII: S0270913999004681, DOI: 10.1002/hep.510300501, ISSN: 0270-9139.

Findlay JY, Plevak DJ, Krowka MJ, Sack EM, Porayko MK. Progressive splenomegaly after epoprostenol therapy in portopulmonary hypertension. Liver Transpl Surg. 1999 Sep; 5(5): 362-5. PMID: 10477835, PII: S1527646599000787, DOI: 10.1002/lt.500050517, ISSN: 1074-3022.

Graziadei IW, Wiesner RH, Batts KP, Marotta PJ, LaRusso NF, Porayko MK, Hay JE, Gores GJ, Charlton MR, Ludwig J, Poterucha JJ, Steers JL, Krom RA. Recurrence of primary sclerosing cholangitis following liver transplantation. Hepatology. 1999 Apr; 29(4): 1050-6. PMID: 10094945, PII: S0270913999001639, DOI: 10.1002/hep.510290427, ISSN: 0270-9139.

Graziadei IW, Joseph JJ, Wiesner RH, Therneau TM, Batts KP, Porayko MK. Increased risk of chronic liver failure in adults with heterozygous alpha1-antitrypsin deficiency. Hepatology. 1998 Oct; 28(4): 1058-63. PMID: 9755243, PII: S0270913998004133, DOI: 10.1002/hep.510280421, ISSN: 0270-9139.

Pasha TM, Wiesner RH, Dahlke LM, Porayko MK, Krom RA. An open-label study of the safety and tolerability of converting stable liver transplant recipients to neoral. Liver Transpl Surg. 1998 Sep; 4(5): 410-5. PMID: 9724479, PII: S1527646598000720, ISSN: 1074-3022.

Kim WR, Wiesner RH, Therneau TM, Poterucha JJ, Porayko MK, Evans RW, Klintmalm GB, Crippin JS, Krom RA, Dickson ER. Optimal timing of liver transplantation for primary biliary cirrhosis. Hepatology. 1998 Jul; 28(1): 33-8. PMID: 9657093, PII: S0270913998002675, DOI: 10.1002/hep.510280106, ISSN: 0270-9139.

Porayko MK. Liver dysfunction and parenteral nutritional therapies. Clin Liver Dis. 1998 Feb; 2(1): 133-47, vii. PMID: 15560050, ISSN: 1089-3261.