Jeffrey H. Teckman, MD

Dr. Teckman is the Director of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology in the Department of Pediatrics at Saint Louis University School of Medicine. He has 25 years of research experience in liver disease focusing on how liver damage happens and how to stop it.

Dr. Teckman is a leader in the study of the genetic liver disease, Alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency, and has been involved in studies of cystic fibrosis liver disease, liver birth defects and hepatitis C. He has worked on a range of basic science projects and participated in multiple human studies and drug trials. Jeff is blessed by his wife, Jennifer and their two children.