Lydia Liane Aye, D.O. for UC Davis Health

Lydia Liane Aye, D.O.

Associate Clinical Professor, Medical Director of Transplant Hepatology

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Transplant Hepatology


Internal Medicine

Locations and Contact

UC Davis Medical Center - Cypress Building

UC Davis Medical Center - Cypress Building
2221 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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UC Davis Midtown Ambulatory Care Center

Midtown GI Clinic
3160 Folsom Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95816

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Phone: 916-734-0779

Additional Numbers

Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

I believe in comprehensive and compassionate care. As a Transplant Hepatologist I am committed to offering excellent care to complex liver patients. I believe in patient centered care and creating a strong relationship with patients to provide the best possible care to patients. I want to provide the best care to my patients.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Aye is a board certified transplant hepatologist who cares for patients with various liver diseases, such as cirrhosis, viral hepatitis, fatty liver, liver cancer, and patients who are eligible for liver transplant or have had a liver transplant. Her clinical interests include hepatitis B, hepatocellular carcinoma, and liver transplantation.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Aye’s research interests include the use of technology to improve healthcare outcomes and innovation in medical education.


Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Center/Program Affiliation

Transplant Center

Undergraduate School

B.A., Anthropology, UCLA, Los Angeles CA 2002

Medical School

D.O., Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona CA 2006


Internal Medicine, Banner University Medical Center, Phoenix AZ 2006-2007


Internal Medicine, Banner University Medical Center, Phoenix AZ 2007-2009


Gastroenterology, Banner University Medical Center, Phoenix AZ 2009-2012


Transplant Hepatology, University of Miami, Miami FL 2012-2013

Aye L, Volk ML. Discussion: Hospital readmissions in cirrhosis and the importance of treating alcohol use disorder. Dig Liver Dis. 2020 Jul;52(7):788-789. doi:10.1016/j.dld.2020.03.023. Epub 2020 May 1. PMID:32370934.

Aye L, Volk M. First Do No Harm: Medication-Related Problems Among Patients With Cirrhosis. Hepatol Commun. 2019 May 1;3(5):603-604. doi:10.1002/hep4.1349. PMID:31061948.

Carrion AF, Aye L, Martin P. Patient selection for liver transplantation. Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2013 Aug;7(6):571-9. doi:10.1586/17474124.2013.824701. PMID:23985006.

Aye L, Tram T. Liver Disease and Pregnancy. In Cohen S, Davitkov P (Eds). Liver Disease: A Clinical Casebook. 2019:105-116.