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Liver Disease Treatment

Liver disease can threaten your life. The liver cleans your blood and fights infections. It helps you digest food and store energy. An unhealthy liver can't do any of these things. Getting liver disease treatment as soon as possible keeps you alive.

Liver Disease Treatment Experts

At UVA, you'll find a world-class team of hepatology specialists. We can stop your liver disease from getting worse. 

Conditions We Treat

  • Hepatoma
  • Metastatic liver disease
  • NASH (nonalcoholic steatohepatitis) fatty liver disease
  • Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency
  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Primary biliary cirrhosis
  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis
  • Wilson’s disease
Hepatology Specialties

Fatty Liver Disease

Get treated by leaders in hepatology. We specialize in fatty liver disease, including nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH).

Hepatitis

You can benefit from customized therapies. We partner with specialists in infectious disease to give you tailored treatment. Patients with hepatitis get better faster due to our advanced approach to treatment.  

Care Without Surgery

Liver scarring can cause bleeding in your GI tract. When possible, we avoid surgery. We stop the bleeding with a glue injection.

Liver Disease Treatment for Chronic Conditions

We researched a better way to control chronic, end-stage liver disease. Medicine that suppresses hepatitis can improve liver function.

Liver Research
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We're developing new drugs for hepatitis. Our research also aims to find new tests and therapies for liver disease.

Read About Our Liver Research
Liver Cancer
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We offer all forms of therapy for liver cancer. This includes liver tumor removal.

View Liver Cancer Therapies
Liver Transplant
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Become a living liver donor. And access the latest therapies to prevent infection after liver transplant.

Learn About Liver Transplant

Liver Care Clinical Trials

Research Study for those with NASH/Fatty Liver Disease

The Hepatology Department seeks adults over 18 with PSC (primary sclerosing cholangitis) for a research study. The purpose of the study is see if a medication called GS-9674 safe and effective in treating PSC.

You may be eligible for this…

Research Study for those with NASH/Fatty Liver Disease

The Hepatology Department seeks adults over 18 with NASH (fatty liver disease) for a research study. The purpose of the study is see if a medication called resmetiron safe and effective in treating fatty liver disease.

You may be eligible…

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