Stephen McClave

Stephen McClave

Stephen A. McClave, M.D.

Stephen A. McClave, M.D.

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Director, Nutrition Support Team UofL Hospital
University of Louisville Health Care Outpatient Center
401 East Chestnut Street, Ste. 310
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-6991 - Academic Office
502-588-4600 - Patient Appointments

Clinical Expertise

EUS; Critical care nutrition; Monitoring patients on early enteral tube feeding


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine / Gastroenterology


Education and Training

  • Medical School: The Ohio State University

  • Residency: Medical University of South Carolina

  • Fellowship: University of South Florida

Recent Publications

  • McClave SA, Martindale RG, Kiraly L: The use of indirect calorimetry in the intensive care unit. Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 2013;16:0000.

  • Mirtallo J, Forbes A, Jensen GI, McClave SA: International consensus guidelines for nutrition therapy in pancreatitis. JPEN 2012;36(3):284-291.

  • McClave SA, Bozeman M, Gee A, Taber A, Martindale RG: Ethical and medicolegal aspects of nutrition therapy in end of life: Who decides what is best for the patient? J Vasc Intervent Radiol 2011;22(12):1781-82.

  • Hurt RT, Frazier TH, McClave SA, Crittenden NE, Kulisek C, Saad M, Franklin GA: Stress prophylaxis in intensive care unit patients and the role of enteral nutrition. JPEN 2012;36:721-731.

  • Heineman J, Bubenik S, McClave SA, Martindale RG: Fighting fire with fire: Is it time to use probiotics to manage pathogenic bacterial diseases? Curr Gastro Reports 2012;14:343-348.