INITIAL CONSULTANCY

Initial Consultancy

Your physician may recommend a liver transplant when all other treatment options fail.

During the consultation you will meet with members of the transplant team to review past medical and social history to ascertain appropriate medical treatment. You may meet various members of the Transplant Team.

Transplant &Hepatobiliary Surgeons:
Surgeons trained in the field of transplantation

Hepatologists:
Liver specialists who will take care of your medical needs during the transplant period

Transplant Coordinators / Social worker:
Registered nurses who assist in the evaluation, education and post-operative follow-up. They may provide support for you and your family in dealing with stress associated with chronic illness and transplantation