As the largest organ in your body, keeping your liver healthy is crucial to processing proteins, fats, carbohydrates, and nutrients. If liver disease develops, typically it occurs gradually over time and will deteriorate your health. In some cases, acute liver failure may develop quickly and require immediate care.
Comprehensive care and leading-edge therapies
The Center for Liver Disease at Tower Health Transplant Institute treats a variety of liver diseases and conditions such as:
- Alcoholic liver disease
- Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency
- Fatty liver disease and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
- Autoimmune hepatitis
- Hepatitis B
- Hepatitis C
- Hepatocellular carcinoma
- Hereditary hemochromatosis
- Portal hypertension and its complications
- Primary biliary cirrhosis
- Primary sclerosing cholangitis
- Tumors of the liver
- Wilson’s disease
The Center is led by a renowned team of highly skilled hepatologists, nurses, social workers, and healthcare professionals who are deeply committed to work with every patient throughout the stages of their disease to provide an individualized plan of care.
Depending on your diagnosis, treatment may include medications to manage or may require surgery.
Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery Program
The Center for Liver Disease at Tower Health Transplant Institute evaluates and manages patients with a host of liver, bile duct and pancreatic benign and cancerous masses and lesions. When indicated, we perform interventions, including surgeries. We work with a multidisciplinary team, including surgeons, hepatologists, gastroenterologists, oncologists, radiologists, and nurses.