Hepatology Trials Unit

About Us

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.

Available Services

Outpatient clinics:

Box Hill Hospital – Monday PM & Thursday AM
Maroondah Hospital – Friday PM

Fibroscan:

Our unit also offers a Fibroscan service, which operates in the 5 Arnold Street Building in Box Hill on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Education:

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 Us

Contact the Hepatology Nurse Coordinator:
Phone: +61 3 9094 9548
Fax: +61 3 9899 9137
Email: hepatologyboxhill@me.com