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Hepatobiliary surgery

Hepatobiliary surgery is a specialized treatment option for liver, pancreas, gallbladder and biliary system cancers and diseases. By removing primary and metastatic tumors, this type of surgery treats more aggressive forms of cancer.

Hepatobiliary surgeons in Reston, Virginia

We offer support for ongoing liver or pancreas health problems.

At Reston Hospital Center, hepato-pancreato-biliary (HPB) surgeons diagnose, treat and manage long-term diseases of the liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts. At our 230-bed facility, we also treat primary cancers, metastatic cancers and benign HPB diseases.

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Conditions treated by hepatobiliary surgeons

Our hepatobiliary surgeons treat a wide range of conditions that affect the liver, gallbladder, pancreas and bile ducts, including:

  • Bile duct injuries
  • Biliary cysts
  • Biliary inflammation
  • Biliary tree malformations
  • Biliary tree cancers
  • Biliary tree inflammation
  • Chronic liver disease
  • Chronic hepatitis B/C
  • Chronic pancreatitis
  • Focal nodular hyperplasia
  • Gallbladder cancer
  • Gallbladder surgery injuries
  • Genetic history of HPB diseases
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatitis viral infections
  • Liver abscesses, adenomas and cysts
  • Liver cancer
  • Liver hemangioma
  • Noncancerous liver tumors
  • Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Pancreatic solid and cystic tumors
  • Precancerous choledochal cysts
  • Primary and secondary liver cancers
  • Sclerosing cholangitis
  • Trauma to HPB organs

HPB surgery services we offer

Our surgeons perform both traditional surgery and minimally invasive robotic surgery.

Hepatobiliary disease treatment options

Our team of highly trained HPB surgeons is known for their expertise. We offer innovative and advanced treatments, including:

  • Bile duct repair — surgical procedure to repair or rebuild the bile ducts
  • Bile duct resection — surgical treatment to remove all or part of the bile ducts
  • Cholescystectomy — surgical procedure to remove the gallbladder
  • Complex gallbladder resection — surgical procedure to remove gallstones
  • Critical care — surgical treatment for traumatic injuries to HPB organs
  • Irreversible electroporation (IRE) — ablation technique that uses electrical energy to create micro-sized holes in cell membranes that kill cancer cells
  • Microwave ablation — interventional radiology procedure using thermal heat to treat tumors
  • Pancreatectomy — surgical procedure to remove the pancreas

To learn more about our hepatobiliary services or to be evaluated for HPB disease, please call our oncology nurse navigator at (703) 639-9494.