Torfay Sharifnia Roman, MD
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose - 10/15/2021

Biography:

 

Torfay Sharifnia Roman, MD, joined the AdventHealth Transplant Institute in October 2014 as a Transplant Hepatologist. She completed her Internal Medicine residency training at Boston University Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. She subsequently completed her Gastroenterology fellowship, as well as an advanced fellowship in Transplant Hepatology, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN. She is board certified in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, and Transplant Hepatology.
 

Dr. Roman cares for patients requiring treatment for liver related diseases, including those with end stage liver failure/cirrhosis needing liver transplantation. Her clinical specialties include management of patients with viral hepatitis, NASH/fatty liver, autoimmune liver disease, genetic liver diseases, alcohol mediated disease, liver cancer and cirrhosis. She also specializes in treating patients who require liver transplantation and manages their long-term post-transplant care.
 

Additionally, Dr. Roman is the Medical Director for the Fatty Liver Disease program at AdventHealth, Winter Park. There, she provides subspeciality, comprehensive care for those with Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD), with the goal of early diagnosis, intervention and reversal. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine and is board certified in Obesity Medicine. 

 

Dr. Roman’s research interests include therapeutic targets in NAFLD/NASH.
 

She is a member of the American Association of the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), and American Society of Transplantation (AST).