Overview

Providence Liver Cancer Clinic offers comprehensive, multidisciplinary care for people with cancers and other diseases of the liver. Our skilled and experienced medical team makes up one of the highest-volume specialty liver clinics on the West Coast.

Our surgeons and interventional radiologists specialize in providing minimally invasive treatments, which allow patients to tolerate therapy better. These treatments typically result in shorter hospital stays, less postoperative pain and scarring, and faster recovery.

By offering multidisciplinary expertise, advanced technology and supportive resources in one integrated clinic, Providence Liver Cancer Clinic is redefining state-of-the-art care for patients.

Services:

  • Multidisciplinary conference review of cases
    • Medical, surgical and radiation oncologists
    • Specialists in gastroenterology, hepatology and HPB pathology
    • Oncology palliative care practitioners
    • Clinical research nurses and specialists
  • HPB specialty diagnostics
    • CT and MRI HPB protocols
    • Endoscopic ultrasound
    • ERCP
  • Coordinated interventions
    • Chemotherapy
    • Radiation therapy
    • Endoscopic interventions
    • Interventional radiology
    • Surgical interventions
  • Surgical treatments
    • Laparoscopic and standard open surgery
    • Ablation of liver tumors
    • Hepatic artery infusion pump
  • Interventional radiology
    • Specialized diagnostic techniques
    • Chemoembolization and yttrium-90 infusion
    • Tumor ablation
  • Liver transplant referrals
  • Access to clinical trials
  • Complementary therapies, including naturopathy, acupuncture and massage to relieve symptoms and treatment side effects
  • Nutritional support
  • Counseling and support services for patients and their families

The Providence Liver Cancer Clinic team includes:

  • Surgical oncologists
  • Medical oncologists
  • Radiation oncologists
  • Interventional radiologists
  • Liver specialists
  • Gastroenterologists
  • Nurses
  • Cancer researchers

Medical director:

Pippa Newell, M.D., Providence Liver Cancer Clinic, 503-215-8650

Additional resources

  • Physician directory: Get contact information for the Providence Cancer Center team.
  • Table of services: See specific services offered at each Providence hospital location.
  • eOncology Report: Subscribe to our physician e-newsletter, which features developments in cancer research, detection and therapies.
  • Clinical trials: Learn about clinical trials available to your patients through Providence Cancer Center.
  • Support services: Find information on support groups, cancer risk assessment, cancer counseling, integrative medicine, Transitions appearance centers and other resources for your patients and their families.