The hepatology service and its liver clinic at Royal North Shore Hospital provide specialist hepatology consultations and multi-disciplinary care for patients within the Northern Sydney Local Health District. We manage patients with a range of liver diseases arising from hepatitis B, hepatitis C, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, alcohol, drug induced liver injury, autoimmune and metabolic disorders. The hepatology service provides comprehensive assessment and management of patients with primary liver cancers (hepatocellular cancer) and associated liver disease in the context of a multi-disciplinary framework with other medical specialties.
|Dr Brett Jones||Director Senior Staff Specialist Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist|
|Dr Venessa Pattullo||Staff Specialist Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist|
|Dr Phil Chang ||Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist|
|Dr Paul O'Farrell||VMO Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist|
|Dr Gordon Park||VMO Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist|
|Dr Nemes Sandanayake||VMO Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist|
|Ms Jocelyn Schramko||Clinical Nurse Consultant|
|Ms Elsa Chu||Clinical Nurse Consultant|
|Ms Alison Grattan-Smith||Dietitian|
|Support staff ||Counsellors|
| ||Social Workers|
|Ms Monica Oh||Administrative Staff|
|Ms Alice Thurtell ||Administrative Staff|
Resources and Useful Links
Liver clinic appointments
Phone: 9463 1680
Email: NSLHD-accreferrals@ health.nsw.gov.au
Fax: 9463 1065
A valid referral addressed to one of the liver clinic specialists is required to make an appointment.
Please bring all relevant test results, scans and medication list to your appointment.
Please advise if language translations services are required.
The referring GP/doctor should phone to discuss cases prior to forwarding an urgent referral to ensure patient can be allocated an appropriate appointment.
Phone: 9463 2450
Fax: 9463 2041
Ambulatory Care Centre
Acute Services Building, Level 3
Royal North Shore Hospital