Liver Transplant: The Importance of Liver Donations
February 1, 2016•9 min
Transplantation of the liver has become more common within the last two decades. This successful and effective surgery is a major, lifesaving operation typically done in the hands of an experienced liver transplant team.After patients complete the evaluation and the team places them on the organ waiting list, they have the opportunity to meet with their surgeon to review the surgical procedure, including the risks and benefits of the operation and of transplant medications.Dr. Manish Thapar is here to help answer questions about liver health and liver transplant.