Liver Care

Liver Care

St. Luke’s Health takes a multidisciplinary approach to caring for patients with liver disease. As one of the country’s premier programs and the largest in Houston, The Center for Liver Disease—homed in the world-renowned Texas Medical Center—provides comprehensive liver disease care, including:

  • Evaluation of abnormal liver tests
  • Diagnosis and management of viral and bacterial hepatitis
  • Treatment of Hepatitis C
  • Treatment of alcohol-related and metabolic liver disease
  • Management of patients with cirrhosis and portal hypertension
  • Paracentesis
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Radiofrequency ablation treatment

The nationally and internationally recognized physicians at The Center for Liver Disease lead a specialized staff in utilizing the most advanced diagnostic tools to ensure world-class care. Collectively, they have more than 25 years experience in treating all types of liver disease and have performed more than 1,500 liver transplant procedures. 

The Center for Liver Disease's state-of-the-art facilities ensure patients receive the most accurate diagnosis, the most up-to-date care, and the most effective treatments anywhere—all backed by Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center's reputation for world-class care, compassion, and confidentiality.

Advanced Liver Therapies, affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, conducts clinical research to advance the science and practice of hepatology and liver transplantation. 

In an effort to better serve the needs of individuals and families and to ensure the best possible patient experience for liver transplant evaluations and complex liver care closer to home, we have a satellite location at St. Luke's Health–The Woodlands Hospital.

To maximize our expertise and enhance your care, The Center for Liver Disease requires all patients have a primary care physician. This partnership will ensure you receive specialized care of your liver disease and continued care for all other health concerns and needs.

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