Why Choose Stanford Medicine?
Liver Cancer Care at Stanford Health Care
What You Need to Know to Start Treatment
Hepatobiliary surgeons specialize in treating cancers of the liver, bile duct, and gallbladder. Cancer surgeons perform biopsies (taking tiny tissue samples) and remove tumors and surrounding tissues to test for cancer.»
Our skilled advanced practice providers specialize in liver cancer. They see patients independently and occasionally alongside your doctor. APPs can give exams, write prescriptions, and help prevent or treat any issues.»
Your Extended Care Team
Radiologists are specially trained doctors who read and interpret pictures of the inside of the body to help understand your condition. They use medical imaging procedures such as computed tomography (CT), interventional radiology, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), nuclear medicine, positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT), X-ray, and ultrasound.»
Care coordinators provide you with information and assistance before and during your appointment.
- Medical assistants work with our team to help provide care. They may prepare you for an examination, assist your doctor, or take vitals before your appointment.
- Patient care coordinators help you with scheduling appointments and accessing your lab results.
- Patient access representatives can answer any questions you have about insurance coverage, help you apply for insurance, and refer you to a Stanford Health Care financial counselor.
You can get compassionate care and advanced treatments for liver cancer at a Stanford Health Care location near you. We always accept new patients, and we take many insurance plans, including Medicare and Medi-Cal.