The CarePoint health liver program was created to maintain a balance between prevention, early diagnosis, treatment, liver transplant evaluation and clinical trials. We take nothing for granted and go the extra distance to make sure our patients receive the absolute best care possible. Although we are a major teaching institution, we drill into our resident physicians, the concept that we treat our patients as if they were our own family, i.e. “If that were your mom, what would you do for her?”

Services we provide Include:
1) Treatment of liver disease:
Liver cancer screening
Hepatitis C
Hepatitis B
Fatty liver disease
Non-Alcoholic-Steato-Hepatitis (NASH)
Alcoholic liver damage
Autoimmune hepatitis
Primary Biliary Cholangitis/Cirrhosis
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Wilson’s Disease
alpha-one-anti-trypsin disease

2) Portal Hypertension: TIPS procedure, Surgical shunt, BRTO

3) Liver cancer and Bile duct cancer care:

a. Surgical: open and laparoscopic liver resection, bile duct resection and reconstruction
b. Non-surgical: hepatic artery chemo-embolization, Yttrium 90 hepatic artery infusion, Radiofrequency ablation

4) Liver Transplant Evaluation in collaboration with several major transplant centers

The Center for Liver Disease and Cancer Care at CarePoint Health: Multidisciplinary Treatment and Surgical Care

Kearny, NJ
Edgewater, NJ
Bayonne, NJ
Hoboken, NJ
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Phone: 201-795-8596, Fax: 201-418-7067

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Hepatic Elastography is a special type of ultrasound that can identify patients with advanced liver damage (cirrhosis) who need routine liver cancer testing.

Hepatic elastography is available at St Joseph's Outpatient Radiology located at
1135 Broad St, Clifton New Jersey

Call 973-569-6300 for more information and an appointment

Support Senate bill No. 1279 requiring hospitals and health care professionals to offer hepatitis C testing to patients born between 1945 and 1965

American Association for the Study of Liver Disease HCV Guidelines