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Dr. Margaux MustianClinical Instructor, Gastrointestinal Surgery 

Areas of Interest 
gallbladder disease, abdominal wall hernias, health services research and surgical education


Dr. Margaux Mustian is an instructor in the Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery. Dr. Mustian received her undergraduate degree and MD from Wake Forest University. She then completed residency in general surgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. After graduating, she then began her career as an instructor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham as well. Dr. Mustian’s research interest includes health disparities and access to healthcare.

Selected Publications

Mustian MN*, Cannon RM*, MacLennan PA, Reed RD, Shelton BA, McWilliams DM, et al. Landscape of ABO-Incompatible Live Donor Kidney Transplantation in the US. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2018. *co-first author DOI:10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2017.12.026

Mustian MN*, Martins PN*, MacLennan PA, Ortiz JA, Akoad M, Caicedo JC, et al. Impact of the New Kidney Allocation System A2/A2B -->B Policy on Access to Transplantation among Minority Candidates. American Journal of Transplantation. 2018. *co-first author DOI:10.1111/ajt.14719

Mustian MN, Shelton BA, MacLennan PA, Reed RD, White JA, Eckhoff DE, Locke JE, Allan RM, Gray SH. Ethnic and Age Disparities in Outcomes among Liver Transplant Waitlist Candidates. Transplantation. 2018.

Mustian MN, Kumar V, Stegner K, Mompoint-Williams D, Hanaway M, Deierhoi M, Young C, Orandi B, Anderson D, MacLennan P, Reed RD, Shelton BA, Eckhoff D, Locke JE. Mitigating Racial and Gender Disparities in Access to Living Donor Kidney Transplantation: Impact of the Nation’s Longest Single-Center Kidney Chain. Annals of Surgery. 2019.

Mustian MN, Hanaway M, Kumar V, Shelton BA, MacLennan PA, Reed RD, Locke JE. Patient Perspectives on Weight Management for Living Kidney Donation. Journal of Surgical Research. 2019.

Mustian MN, MacLennan PA, Reed RD, Shelton BA, Correya T, Hanaway M, Kumar V, Locke JE. Donation Approval among Obese Living Kidney Donor Candidates: The Impact of Metabolic Syndrome. Surgery. 2019.


Medical School
Wake Forest University School of Medicine

UAB Master's of Science in Public Health

UAB, General Surgery


Campus Address
BDB 519