Liver Tumor Clinic at UWMC

Liver Tumor Clinic at UWMC 1959 N.E. Pacific St., Seattle, WA 98195     206.598.4477
​​​​​The Liver Tumor Clinic at UWMC is the Pacific Northwest’s longest running multidisciplinary clinic that offers patients a one-stop consultation for malignant or benign liver tumors. Liver Tumor Clinic is comprised of specialists from the disciplines of Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology, Surgical Oncology, Pathology, Hepatology, Transplant Services and Medical Oncology, who meet every Tuesday and Wednesday to discuss each individual patient and come up with a complete diagnostic and treatment plan.

Services

Diagnosis and treatment of all liver tumors including:

Primary Tumors
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
    --Intrahepatic/Extrahepatic
  • Gallbladder Carcinoma
  • Adenomas
  • Focal Nodular Hyperplasia
  • Hemangiomas
  • Cysts
    --Simple, Complex, Polycystic
    --Echinococcal
    --Choledochal
Secondary Tumors
  • Colorectal
  • Breast
  • Neuroendocrine
  • Uterine/Ovarian/Cervical
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor
  • Neuroendocrine
  • Pancreas
  • Melanoma
  • Lung
  • Sarcoma  

Treatments

  • Surgical resection: laparoscopic, open or robotic
  • Radiofrequency ablation: percutaneous, laparoscopic, open or thoracoscopic
  • Nanoknife
  • Chemoembolization
  • Radioembolization
  • Transplantation
  • Systemic chemotherapy
  • Radiation therapy
  • Palliative care
  • Nutrition evaluation
In this podcast, members of the multidisciplinary team at UW Medicine's Liver Tumor Clinic will explore the latest in treatment, plus a patient will share his story.

Forms to Bring
  • New Patient Health History Form
  • Medication History -- (Spanish version also available)
  • Insurance card or current medical coupon. You may not be seen without proper authorization from your primary care physician where needed or a current medical coupon when required.
  • Relevant medical records with you or ask your referring physician to mail or fax them to us.
    Address: UWMC Surgical Specialties Center, Box 356165 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle WA 98195.
  • FAX (206) 598-1984.
Visit Plan
  • Plan to arrive at the UWMC Surgical Specialties Center about 20 minutes before your first appointment to complete registration and check-in.
  • Some of our patients have complex problems causing us to run behind schedule. Please allow two hours for your clinic visit.
  • The UWMC Surgical Specialties Center has a teaching mission in addition to patient care. You may be seen by a medical student and/or resident as well as the attending physician.
Billing Information
  • Patients who receive outpatient services at the University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC) receive two bills:
    • One bill from the physician or other provider (for the costs of his or her professional services).
    • One bill from the hospital (for costs, i.e. building, equipment, supplies, staff time).
  • Each of these bills may incur a co-payment or co-insurance responsibility for the patient.
  • The exact dollar amount of the co-insurance or co-payment that will be required to pay to the hospital and the physician will depend upon the actual services provided to you during your first visit and the coverage provided by your insurance.
  • Fees for not-medically necessary and/ or cosmetic services remain the individual patient’s responsibility and will be collected at the time services are rendered.
​For information about facility fees and hospital-billing, please visit our facility fee FAQs.

To make an appointment, please call 206.598.4477 on .

To fax documents, please use the clinic fax number: 206.598.1984