Hepatology

The liver unit at Mediclinic Parkview Hospital treats a diverse range of liver conditions.

Conditions include:

  • Fatty liver disease - running a non-alcoholic fatty liver disease clinic (NAFLD)
  • Autoimmune liver diseases such as;
    • Primary biliary cholangitis (PBC)
    • Autoimmune hepatitis
    • Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC)
  • Diagnosis and management of liver cirrhosis and associated complications:
    • Portal hypertension
    • Hepatic encephalopathy
    • Ascites
  • Metabolic and rare liver diseases such as:
    • Genetic haemochromatosis
    • Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency
    • Wilson's diseases
  • Benign and malignant liver lesions including
    • Hepatic adenomas
    • Hepatocellular carcinoma
  • Pancreaticobiliary diseases including:
    • Complex gallstone disease
    • Chronic pancreatitis
    • Pancreatic stone disease

We are also able to provide long term management of post-liver transplant patients.

Depending on your diagnosis, we aim for you to see a specialist within two weeks of us receiving your referral. They will discuss with you the best way to treat your condition.