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Providence Cancer Institute Franz Liver Clinic is dedicated to serving patients with cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma who are candidates for either surgery or catheter-based liver-directed therapy. Under the supervision of hepatobiliary surgery and interventional radiology attendings, fellows will provide clinical and surgical aspects of care.

Providence Portland Medical Center is one of four area hospitals where fellows will perform hepatobiliary and pancreatic cases under the supervision of attending staff.

Off-campus Training Site Experiences:

While the majority of clinical and operative experiences occur at Providence, approximately 30% occur at Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital, including:

  • HPB Service providing full spectrum of care of benign and malignant hepatobiliary and pancreatic disease processes
  • Elective HPB cases (including pancreatectomy and hepatectomy cases, both open and MIS) for patients with Legacy-restricted insurance plans
  • Multi-disciplinary GI Tumor Board
  • Inpatient management of Legacy service managed by second year fellow