Frequently Asked Questions
Who are Liver Transplant Surgeons
A liver Transplant surgeon is a specialist who replaces diseased liver with a healthy liver taken from a donor. At BLK-Max, we have some of the best Liver Transplant surgeons who provide quality treatment and ensure a high success rate.
Conditions and types of diseases treated by Liver Transplant Surgeon
The Liver Transplant Surgeon might advise you liver transplant if you suffer from end-stage liver disease.
Following diseases can lead to end-stage liver disease-
- Acute hepatic necrosis
- Viral hepatitis
- Biliary atresia
- Primary liver cancers
- Metabolic diseases
- Autoimmune hepatitis
When to see a liver transplant surgeon?
You should consult a Liver Transplant Surgeon if you are suffering from end-stage liver disease which leads to the following symptoms-
- Easy bleeding
- Abdominal pain
- Nausea and vomiting
- Loss of appetite
- Swelling of the abdomen
How long would a surgeon take to perform liver transplant?
Generally, a Liver Transplant procedure takes 8 hours, but in some cases, it can take longer.
How can a liver transplant surgeon help you?
A Liver Transplant surgeon can help you lead a quality life and overcome symptoms of end-stage liver diseases by performing liver transplant surgery
How much does it cost to consult with a liver transplant surgeon?
The cost depends on the expertise, years of experience and location.
What factors to consider while choosing a liver transplant surgeon?
You should choose a liver transplant surgeon on the basis of:
- Expertise, speciality, and duration of practice
- Number of Successful cases
- Proximity to the clinic