Comprehensive Hepatology Care at Fortis Hospitals, Mumbai
Hepatology is the branch of medicine concerning the study and management of ailments affecting the liver, gallbladder, biliary tree and pancreas. Most common complications are due to viral hepatitis and alcohol consumption leading to acute and chronic conditions like fatty liver, cirrhosis and cancer. Advanced screening methods and widespread implementation of vaccination in the field will go a long way in reducing infection rates.
Fortis Hospitals, Mumbai Hepatology Department offers comprehensive care for all stages of liver disorders from inflammation and fibrosis to cirrhosis including treatment for pregnant women with liver ailments. We provide patients (adult and paediatric) the entire spectrum of liver care from high-end diagnostic to therapeutic endoscopic procedures (transhepatic pancreato-cholangiography, transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt) to surgical interventions including robot-assisted surgeries to complete treatment for liver cancer and liver transplantation. Our liver transplant team utilises a collaborative approach to bring you expert care and is leading in the city for best patient outcomes, at par with international standards. Pivotal to our liver program is the psychosocial and mental wellbeing support, health education and advanced care accessible throughout a patient’s clinical journey, to enable a longer and better quality of life.
Our Hepatology multi-disciplinary team ensures expert personalised care:
- Paediatric Hepatologists
- Liver Transplant Surgeons
- Well-trained Nutritionists, Physiotherapists, Psychologists, Social Workers and Nurses
The team is ably supported by Intensive Care Specialists, Anaesthetists, Infectious Diseases Specialists and Clinical Pharmacologists.