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Cary Caldwell, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases)

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Cary Caldwell, MD

Patient Care Locations

Mailing Address

  • Yale School of Medicine

    Department of Medicine (Digestive Diseases), P.O. Box 208019

    New Haven, CT 06520-8019

    United States



Dr. Caldwell graduated from Bates College in Maine and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He trained in Internal Medicine at Yale-New Haven Hospital, following which he completed a Fellowship in Gastroenterology and Liver Disease at the University of Michigan Medical Center, focusing in Transplant Hepatology and becoming UNOS (United Network Organ Sharing) certified. Thereafter he was a member of the full time faculty in the Gastroenterology Division at Barnes Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine, where he later became co-director of Transplant Hepatology at Barnes. In 1998 he returned to New Haven and joined the clinical faculty of Yale New Haven Transplant Center (YNHTC) with an appointment as Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at Yale School of Medicine.

A full time clinician, Dr. Caldwell also mentors trainees in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology and he is a recipient of the Vincent Deluca Award for Outstanding Teacher of Gastroenterology Fellows at Yale School of Medicine.

Dr. Caldwell is board certified in both Gastroenterology (ABIM recertified 2015) and Transplant Hepatology (ABIM recertified 2018). A member of the ACG (American College of Gastroenterology), AASLD (American Association for the Study of Liver Disease), and AST (American Society of Transplant), he serves on numerous committees including the Connecticut chapter of ALF (American Liver Foundation) and the organization Donate Life.

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    University of Michigan (1996)
  • Resident
    Yale-New Haven Hospital (1992)
  • MD
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine (1989)
  • BS
    Bates College (1980)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Vincent Deluca Award for Outstanding Teacher of Gastroenterology FellowsYale School of Medicine Digestive Diseases Section2001
John Vecchio Teaching Award of Medical ResidentsHospital of Saint Raphael Campus1993

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