The Liver Institute Opens In Brooklyn

Board Certified Infectious Disease providers to offer personalized,
state-of–the-art care in Brooklyn to treat acute and chronic liver
disease, including Hepatitis B and C

BROOKLYN, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The
Liver Institute
, a state-of-the-art clinic specializing in
evaluating, managing, and treating acute and chronic liver disease, will
hold a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house for its new Brooklyn
location at 475 Atlantic Ave, 2nd Floor in
Brooklyn on Tuesday, August 9th from 2:30
– 4:30 p.m
.

Under the leadership of Dr. Alan Stein, The Liver Institute
Brooklyn’s team of Board Certified/Eligible Infectious Disease
Specialists and Internal Medicine Specialists will offer a
multi-disciplinary approach to treating complex viral infections such as
Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, and HIV/AIDS and will utilize the most recent
treatment guidelines, medications and technologies for treatment,
including onsite FibroScan services. FibroScan is a recently
FDA-approved technology to measure liver elasticity and grade liver
damage that is a noninvasive, painless alternative to liver biopsy.

The Liver Institute Brooklyn accepts most major insurances and will
offer appointments Mondays from 11:00 – 7:00 p.m. and Tuesdays through
Fridays from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Appointments can be scheduled by
calling (718) 369-4850.

WHAT:
Grand Opening for Liver Institute Brooklyn

WHEN:
Tuesday, August 9th
2:30 – 4:30 p.m.

WHERE:
475 Atlantic Ave
2nd Floor
Brooklyn,
NY 33316

In addition to offering providers with tenured experience in disease
evaluation and treating complex viral infections such as Hepatitis B,
Hepatitis C, and HIV/AIDS, The Liver Institute Brooklyn includes
pharmacists who will guide patients through the treatment process with
patient education, case management, and assist with the insurance
approval process. The pharmacist also serves as a liaison to the primary
care provider and office throughout the patient’s care.

The overall clinical approach of The Liver Institute, which also
operates locations in Los Angeles, CA and Fort Lauderdale, FL, is to:

  • Deliver state of the art technology and provide innovative drug
    therapy.
  • Work in partnership with clinical trials in both diagnostic and
    therapeutic treatment areas.
  • Offer onsite benefits specialists to navigate through the insurance
    process.
  • Contain onsite blood draws with results evaluated and provided by our
    clinicians.
  • Provide FibroScan services by certified clinicians.
  • Include a staff pharmacist who provides personalized treatment
    education and guidance through the clinical process.

ABOUT THE LIVER INSTITUTE:

The Liver Institute provides compassionate, personalized,
state-of-the-art care with a multi-disciplinary approach to evaluate and
manage acute and chronic liver disease, including Hepatitis B & C viral
infections. Comprised of Board Certified Infectious Disease physicians
with years of experience in disease evaluation and treating complex
viral infections, The Liver Institute utilizes technology and innovative
drug therapy to provide inclusive services that supports our patients
and reduces the risk of cirrhosis, liver cancer, and liver transplants.
For more information, visit www.theliverinstitute.org.

Contacts

for The Liver Institute
Ged Kenslea, Senior Director,
Communications, AHF
+1.323.308.1833 work
+1.323.791.5526 mobile
gedk@aidshealth.org
or
Christopher
Johnson,
Associate Director of Communications, AHF
+1.323.960.4846
work
+1.310.880.9913 mobile
christopher.johnson@aidshealth.org