Kevork PeltekianMD, FRCPC



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Phone: 902-473-7833
Fax - GI / Hepatology Referrals: 902-473-4406
Fax - ERCP Referrals: 902-473-5548
Mailing Address: 
QEII - Victoria Building
Suite 915 Victoria Building
1276 South Park Street
Halifax, NS B3H 2Y9


Dr. Kevork Peltekian is a hepatologist and professor in the Division of Digestive Care and Endoscopy. Dr. Peltekian was Division Head for almost 10 years completing his term in September 6, 2021. Not only is he a passionate advocate for Atlantic Canadians with liver disease, he’s also a chairman and chief executive officer of the Canadian Liver Foundation. Throughout his career, he’s received numerous undergraduate education, postgraduate education and research awards.

Research interests

Dr. Peltekian’s research focuses is on the impact of fatty liver and hepatitis C viral infection in Atlantic Canada. He has published many articles in peer-reviewed journals focusing on liver disease and transplantation.

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