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Jaime A. Pineda, MD

Transplant Surgeon
Assistant Professor





1 South Prospect Street
Rehab, Level 2
Burlington,  Vermont  05401


  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Biographical Information

Dr. Jaime Pineda is a transplant surgeon at the University of Vermont Medical Center. He specializes in liver and pancreatic surgery, kidney transplant and pancreas transplant.

Dr. Pineda treats patients with conditions such as liver tumors, metastasis colon cancer, Cholangiocarcinoma (a form of cancer that develops in the bile ducts), pancreas head tumors, and patients with End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) as well as patients with Type I Diabetes. His research includes liver cancer and transplant immunosuppression.

The heart of Dr. Pineda’s patient care philosophy is personalized patient-centered care. His patients and their families are the most important members of the care team. He believes that we are all in this together. His goal is to give patients the best care possible, and treat them as he would his own family member.

Learn about the transplant surgery program at the University of Vermont Medical Center.


Clinical Interests

  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Liver Transplant
  • Pancreas Transplant
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery

Special Procedures

Bile Duct Reconstruction, Cadaveric Organ Donors, Distal Pancreatectomy, Kidney Transplant, Live Donor Nephrectomy, Liver Resection and Ablation, Pancreas Transplant, Whipple Procedure

Research Interests

Liver Cancer Immunosuppression

View Dr. Pineda's academic profile.


University Hospital - Surgery
University Hospital - Transplant
University Health Center of Pittsburgh - Pediatric Transplant Surgery
Other Education
Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates

Board Certifications

Member Board
American Board of Surgery


Primary Language