Liver Cancer Treatment Options

If you or a loved one needs liver cancer treatment, the OHSU Knight Cancer Institute team is here to help. Our liver cancer team is a coordinated group of specialists who work together to bring you the most advanced hepatobiliary treatment available. Our liver cancer surgeons and other team members are fellowship trained, meaning they have advanced training in liver cancer surgery and treatment. Liver cancer is increasing in the United States. This is especially true for people who have chronic (long lasting) liver diseases, such as infection with hepatitis B or C or liver cirrhosis.

The OHSU Liver Cancer Clinic offers all the liver cancer treatments available today.

Specialty services include:

  • Hepatology –Treatment by a liver specialist
  • Interventional radiology –Treatment given with scans, such as a CT or X-ray, and drugs or radiation
  • Surgical options –Surgery on the liver or digestive system, such as resection or hepatic artery infusion
  • Liver transplant –Surgery to replace a diseased liver with a healthy liver from someone else
  • Medical therapy –Chemotherapy for liver cancer
  • Radiation therapy –Liver cancer treatment with radiation