Liver Disease and Transplant Center
Excellence of health care is the cornerstone of medical services provided at the Liver Disease and Transplant Center. For patients coping with the often serious effects of organ problems, that translates to high-level expertise delivered in a caring environment.
Our staff includes a full contingent of professionals ready to serve patients’ needs – from arranging appointments with specialists and helping sort out insurance issues, to performing complex liver transplant surgeries and managing follow-up care. Working in concert on behalf of the patients under their care are:
- Immunologists and Virologists
- Pathology experts
- Surgeons specializing in liver transplantation
- Specially trained nurses
- Case management coordinators
- Support groups
Cedars-Sinai’s research labs offer patients the opportunity to be first in line for the latest generation of medications and procedures.
With improved drug therapy, HIV positive individuals are living longer but facing a new fatal condition: liver failure.Read Full Story
Quality & Safety
To Measure the quality of care provided to live transplant patients, Cedars-Sinai examines one-month, one-year and three-year survival rates.Read More