Dr. Moehlen joined the faculty of Tulane in July 2013 as a transplant hepatologist. He completed his Internal Medicine residency and Gastroenterology fellowship at Tulane University. Additionally, he completed a hepatology fellowship at Jackson Memorial Hospital-Leonard Miller School of Medicine University of Miami. He is triple board certified in internal medicine, gastroenterology, and transplant hepatology by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM).
Dr. Moehlen cares for patients at Tulane Hospital and Clinic in New Orleans, LA and outreach clinics in Covington, LA and Baton Rouge, LA. He specializes in the treatment for liver disease including cirrhosis and need for liver transplant. His clinical interests include viral hepatitis, fatty liver/NASH, autoimmune liver disease, alcohol-associated liver disease, cholestatic liver disease - primary biliary cholangitis (PBC) and primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC), and genetic diseases of the liver. He also provides endoscopic evaluation for those needing EGDs and colonoscopies.
In addition to his clinical activities, Dr. Moehlen is the Director of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Research. He is a principal investigator for numerous clinical trials in fatty liver/NASH, PBC, PSC, autoimmune hepatitis, viral hepatitis, and hepatocellular carcinoma. He has published a number of peer-reviewed abstracts and papers. He is an active educator in the Tulane University School of Medicine, mentoring gastroenterology fellows, internal medicine residents, and medical students. He is a member of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), American Society of Transplantation (AST), American Gatroenterological Association (AGA), and American College of Gastroenterology (ACG).