The surgical removal of a portion of your liver is called liver surgery or liver resection. This procedure is usually performed to remove tumors. It is also referred to as a partial or full hepatectomy. Our surgeon, Dr. Prasad, has the experience in performing complicated and major liver surgery procedures using the latest techniques.
Reasons for Liver Surgery
A liver surgery or hepatectomy is performed to treat the following:
- Hepatic neoplasms, both benign or malignant
- Hepatocellular carcinoma
- Intrahepatic gallstones
- Parasitic cysts of the liver
Dr. Madhu Prasad has over 30+ years of experience working as a general surgeon and surgical oncologist and providing the highest level of care in Anchorage, Alaska. He believes in providing quality care to patients and their families. Inspired by compassion and humanism, Dr. Prasad and his team work for the well-being of their patients. Click here to know more about him.