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Offering comprehensive pancreatic and liver cancer treatment

Diseases of the liver, biliary system and pancreas represent some of the most difficult and challenging problems faced by healthcare professionals today.

The Center for Diseases of the Liver & Pancreas at Denver's Swedish Medical Center offers a multidisciplinary approach to surgical and non-surgical treatment for patients with complex pancreatic, biliary and liver disease, including liver cancer. We also offer complete care for each patient’s entire cancer journey, from diagnosis through recovery and survivorship. Our team of liver and pancreatic cancer specialists works tirelessly to provide compassionate care and exceptional outcomes to all patients. Indeed our 5-year survival rates exceed the averages for all patients treated in Colorado in nearly all areas.

We offer advanced treatment options, including minimally invasive NanoKnife surgery, for patients with cancers of the pancreas, liver, colon and bile ducts.   Additionally, we partner with experts in oncology rehabilitation to offer our patients comprehensive services to minimize the possible side effects of oncology treatment.

Liver & pancreatic conditions treated

We treat a wide range of pancreatic and liver conditions, including:

  • Alcoholic and Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)
  • Ascites
  • Autoimmune Hepatitis
  • Bile Duct Disorders, including (benign and malignant) biliary duct cancer
  • Cancer of the Liver, primary and metastatic
  • Cirrhosis of the Liver
  • Drug-Induced Hepatitis
  • Encephalopathy
  • Gallstones
  • Inherited Metabolic Liver Disorders
  • Jaundice
  • Pancreatic cancer/tumors
  • Pancreatitis (acute and chronic)
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Viral Hepatitis (A, B, C, D and E) 

Gold-seal accredited in pancreatic cancer care

Swedish is the first hospital in Colorado to earn the Joint Commission's Gold Seal in Pancreatic Cancer Care. As the third medical center in the country to achieve this award for pancreatic cancer care, this certification recognizes Swedish Medical Center’s dedication to continuous compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for quality healthcare. 

For more information about the Center for Diseases of the Liver & Pancreas at Swedish Medical Center, call 303-788-3478.