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Liver Disease and Transplantation


    We guide our patients every step of the way. Learn more about how Einstein is different.

    • Einstein Healthcare Network's Center for Advanced Liver Disease and Transplantation has the highest percentage of one-year patient survival and one-year graft survival in Pennsylvania, and is among the top 15 percent in the nation, according to data release in June 2015 by the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients.
    • New Patients: Please download our New Patient Packet.
    • Appointments scheduled in days, not weeks: Evaluation appointments are scheduled within one week of the initial appointment request.
    • The Region's Only Dedicated Inpatient Unit: Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia has the only inpatient unit dedicated to the care of patients with liver disease in the Delaware Valley.
    • Transplant experts: Our team includes Philadelphia magazine and U.S.News & World Report Top Docs.
    • Compassionate team approach: You will have one-on-one meetings with each member of your coordinated transplant team. This team will create a customized treatment plan to meet your individual needs.
    • A Location Near You. Our regional program has offices in Philadelphia, Montgomery County and multiple satellite locations in the tri-state area, including Delaware.
    • Clinical trials and research: You have access to the latest medications and treatment techniques.
    • Designated transplantation center: Einstein is recognized by the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS).
    • York House: You may choose to stay in our on-campus housing and use our complimentary shuttle service.
    • Free interpreters: Our interpreters provide spoken language and sign language interpreters free of charge.

    Did you know you can list with multiple transplant centers?


    Einstein's Liver Transplant Program is led by Victor J. Navarro, MD, Chairman of the Department of Hepatology, and Radi R. Zaki, MD, Chairman of the Division of Transplantation.

    Coordinated, Convenient Care

    Our team of specialists – from hepatology, radiology and surgery – work together from evaluation through post-operative recovery to give you personalized care. We have extensive experience in treating a wide range of liver disease conditions including:

    • Hepatitis
    • Cirrhosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • High-Risk and Complex Liver Disease

    A Location Near You

    Patients with advanced liver disease can seek treatment without a trip to Philadelphia. Those suffering from cirrhosis, liver cancer and other pre-transplant conditions get the convenience of close-by care and coordinated access to our team's full range of specialists.

    Please see our Locations page for directions to these satellite offices:

    • Doylestown, PA
    • East Norriton, PA
    • Philadelphia, PA
    • Collegeville, PA
    • Voorhees Township, NJ
    • Dover, DE
    • Newark, DE

    One-day, One-location Liver Cancer Evaluations by Multiple Specialists

    When you contact Einstein for liver cancer treatment, a nurse navigator will arrange your evaluations – by up to five physician specialists – to be performed at Einstein Medical Center.

    After your initial visit, any tests and follow-up appointments you need are scheduled for you. Your case is then examined and evaluated each week by your treatment team.

    Specialists include:

    • Medical oncologist
    • Radiation oncologist
    • Interventional oncologist
    • Hepatologist
    • Hepatobiliary surgeon
    • Nurse
    • Social Worker
    Accreditation-Recognition 2012

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