Liver Center

Programs and services

  • Specialty outpatient clinics for patients with viralhepatitis, chronic liver disease, hepatic malignancies, hepatobiliary surgery
  • Comprehensive interdisciplinary liver transplant clinic
  • Diagnostic evaluation: ultrasound, CT, MRT, PET incl. US- or CT-guided biopsies
  • Non-invasive diagnosis of liver fibrosis (Fibroscan)
  • Non-invasive evaluation of hepatic function (breath tests)
  • State of the art interventional radiology (IR) treatment incl. TIPSS, radiofrequency ablation (RFA), transarterial chemoembolisation (TACE) and radioembolisation (SIRT)
  • Full array of endoscopic diagnosis and treatment of hepatic and biliary conditions
  • Full array of procedures in hepatobiliary surgery including laparoscopic and pediatric surgery
  • Liver transplantation program, incl. living donor liver transplantation (LDLTx)
  • Weekly multi-disciplinary liver-/liver transplantation board

Cooperating institutions

  • Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Pediatric Surgery
  • Department of Internal Medicine II, Divisions of Hepatology, Gastroenterology, Infectious Diseases and Oncology
  • Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
  • Department of Nuclear Medicine
  • Department of Anesthesiology
  • Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatic and Psychotherapy
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center Mainfranken

Contact

Coordination

Prof. Dr. Ingo Klein
Dr. Andreas Geier

 

 

Contact

Katrin Bischof

Telephone

+49 931 201-36663

E-Mail

bischof_k@ ukw.de

 

 

 

Contact

Antonie Weißenberger

Telephone

+49 931 201-40201

E-Mail

weissenber_a@ ukw.de