Hepatology Trials Unit
The Hepatology Department, under the direction of Dr John Lubel, is dedicated to providing our patients with the latest advancements in care. We are also involved in a number of national and international clinical trials. We are committed to on-going education and provide a supportive teaching environment for new doctors, nurses and other allied health staff.
The Unit currently oversees the delivery of care to Eastern Health patients suffering from a range of liver diseases. This includes Hepatitis A, B & C, alcoholic liver cirrhosis, fatty liver disease, auto- immune Hepatitis, hemochromatosis and hepatoma.
Box Hill Hospital – Monday PM & Thursday AM
Maroondah Hospital – Friday PM
Our unit also offers a Fibroscan service, which operates in the 5 Arnold Street Building in Box Hill on Wednesdays and Thursdays.
We also currently provide an outreach Hepatitis C Nurse Consultant Education Service to Healesville and Maroondah Hospital.
To make a booking for any of the above available services, please contact the Hepatology Nurse on the contact details below.
Contact the Hepatology Nurse Coordinator:
Phone: +61 3 9094 9548
Fax: +61 3 9899 9137