The diagnosis and treatment of liver cancer is complex. The expert health care professionals of the Liver Cancer Program are dedicated to providing comprehensive and integrated care for individuals with diseases of the liver.
Whether we are providing early detection services, implementing targeted treatments directly to the liver, or performing surgeries to remove tumors, the staff at Virginia Piper are the best in their field at battling liver cancer.
The team is comprised of a nurse
coordinator, medical and surgical specialists, nurses, researchers and support
staff who have a special interest and training in problems associated with
disease of the liver. This team participates in weekly treatment planning
conferences to review recent cases to improve the consistency and quality of
Lynn Weatherson, LAc
A nurse coordinator is an experienced registered nurse who meets with patients and families to provide support and assist in efficiently navigating the medical system. The nurse coordinator for our Liver Program is:Jill May, RN
A nurse coordinator is an experienced registered nurse who meets with patients and families to provide support and assist in efficiently navigating the medical system. The nurse coordinator for our Liver Program is:
Hepatology and transplant hepatologyColeman Smith, MD, Minnesota GastroenterologyHepatologyDavid Feldshon, MD, Minnesota GastroenterologyAmy Mulvahill, MD, Minnesota GastroenterologyJeff Rank, MD, Minnesota Gastroenterology
Hepatology and transplant hepatology
Ibrahim Hanouneh, MD – Minnesota
GastroenterologyJack Lake, MD – University of Minnesota,
Minnesota GastroenterologyDonald Zogg, MD – Minnesota Gastroenterology
Subarrao Inampudi, MD, Consulting Radiologists, Ltd.Clark Schumacher, MD, Consulting Radiologists, Ltd.
John Seng, MD, Minnesota OncologyTim Larson, MD, Minnesota OncologyJoe Leach, MD, Minnesota Oncology
Michelle Ragen, MD
Kenneth Batts, MD, Hospital Pathology Associates, PALarry Burgart, MD, Hospital Pathology Associates, PAJason Daniels, MD, Hospital Pathology Associates, PAH. Parry Dilworth, MD, Hospital Pathology Associates, PA
David Monyak, MD*Patsa Sullivan, MD*Laura Willson, MD**Shared medical directorship of the Radiation Oncology Center
*Shared medical directorship of the Radiation Oncology Center
Ann Callahan, MDMark Hill, MDAshwin Kamath, MD
Abbott Northwestern Hospital is one of only a few facilities that uses selective internal radiation therapy (SIRT) to treat unresectable liver tumors.