We are a multidisciplinary outpatient clinic offering continuity of care for patients with decompensated Chronic Liver Disease.
Team: Within the team are Hepatologist/Gastroenterologist specialists (Dr Suong Le and Dr Timothy Papaluca), a Gastroenterology Registrar, a clinic pharmacist (Jo Hunter), Nurse Coordinator (Trish Anderson C.N.C) and a hospital Dietician.
Referrals and clinic: Outpatient referrals are triaged to the Complex Care Liver clinic within the Monash Health Network. The clinic operates on a Thursday 8.30 am until 12 pm in the Clinical Trials Centre of the MHTP building at MMC Clayton Campus.
Patients are seen by the same team at regular intervals and may be managed via several care streams within the clinic. We provide abdominal paracentesis and albumin management incorporating innovative patient-centered communication technologies, and a live(R) well program.