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Hepatology

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The Hepatology Division at the University of Miami Health System provides state-of-the-art care for both the diagnosis and treatment of a wide spectrum of liver diseases. The division is recognized around the world for its liver transplantation service and is a leading clinical trial center in new diagnostic techniques and therapies.

Powered by the Miller School of Medicine, the division is staffed by some of the world’s foremost authorities on liver diseases, including Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C and Autoimmune Hepatitis.

Specialties:

  • Viral hepatitis (hepatitis B, hepatitis C)
  • Fatty liver disease
  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • Bile duct diseases (primary sclerosing cholangitis, primary biliary cirrhosis, and congenital biliary development disorders
  • Metabolic storage diseases (hemochromatosis, Wilson’s Disease, and alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency)
  • Complications of cirrhosis – (ascites, hepatic encephalophathy, variceal bleeding, and liver cancer)