The Liver Care Center is designed to meet the unique needs of every patient and family member. James Daniel, MD, recognized the need for a medical home for children dealing with highly complex liver disease.
Liver Center Staff
Our team is committed to providing comprehensive care by partnering with families to care for each child - not just the disease. We also work directly with other specialists throughout Children's Mercy whenever needed in order to give children the best available care.
Liver Center Highlights
- More than 700 pediatric patients are receiving ongoing care in our clinics.
- We treat children with a wide range of liver diseases, from an acute case of hepatitis to a chronic liver disease that may require transplant.
- Our team coordinates with hepatology and transplant teams at the University of Kansas Medical Center to offer comprehensive care as our patients transition to adulthood.
- With the addition of Ryan Fischer, MD, to our team in 2012, we are broadening our focus to include research into pediatric liver disease and transplantation.
Ways to Support the Liver Care Center
Learn about the many ways you can help the Liver Care Center continue providing the best available care to our patients.
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