Liver Diseases

UT Southwestern Medical Center’s Clinical Center for Liver Diseases offers the most advanced diagnostic and treatment options for all types of liver disease. By preventing or delaying additional liver damage and related complications through innovative therapies, our liver disease specialists are able to markedly improve your health and quality of life.

Our services also include a Clinical Program in Hepatitis, making UT Southwestern Medical Center the foremost center in Texas for the diagnosis and treatment of viral hepatitis, including both hepatitis B- and C-infected patients.

Some of the liver diseases treated at UT Southwestern include:

  • Ascites
  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • Cirrhosis of the liver
  • Fatty liver
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatitis A, B, and C
  • Liver cancer (patients are seen at Simmons Cancer Center)
  • Liver cysts
  • Liver disease
  • Primary biliary cirrhosis
  • Sclerosing cholangitis
  • Wilson’s disease 

Our collaborative approach incorporates gastroenterologists, hepatologists, radiologists, hepatobiliary surgeons, and pathologists, who specialize in evaluating biopsy tissue samples from the liver.