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  • UF Health Shands hepatologists in Gainesville offer treatment and evaluation for patients presenting across the spectrum of liver disease. There are specialty clinics for the management of hepatitis C, hepatitis B, liver transplant, hepatocellular carcinoma, portal hypertension, and fatty liver disease. The UF liver team is multidisciplinary, with colleagues in surgery, oncology, radiology and other internal medicine specialties working together to provide patients with personalized care. The team performs leading-edge scientific research to improve prevention, detection, treatment, and outcomes of patients with liver disease and its complications.

UF hepatologists specialize in treatment of the following:

  • Cirrhosis| Fatty Liver | Hepatitis B | Hepatitis C | Autoimmune Hepatitis |
  • Liver Cancer (HCC) | Primary Biliary Cirrhosis | Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis | Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Liver Biopsies | Paracentesis | Liver Transplant


From left to right: Dr. Alpna Limaye, Dr. David Nelson, Dr Amitabh Suman, Dr. Giuseppe Morelli,

Dr Roniel Cabrera, Dr. Roberto Firpi, Dr. Consuelo Soldevila-Pico and Dr. Virginia Clark
(not pictured) Dr. Oxana Norkina

Call 352.273.9500 to contact our team of hepatologists.

Call 352.265.0535 to make a referral to our liver transplant program.