The Vanderbilt Hepatology and Liver Transplant Center a leading program in Tennessee. Experts in all areas of liver disease evaluate, manage, treat and follow up on our patients. Our goal is to provide the highest quality care and to restore every patient to a full and productive life.

Our Hepatology group is skilled in diagnosing and treating all forms of acute and chronic liver disease. Special interests include viral hepatitis, fatty liver disease, liver tumors, and autoimmune liver disease. We work closely with patients and their referring physician to develop the best treatment and follow-up care possible.

Vanderbilt has done more than 1,000 transplants since it began the program in 1991. Use of the newest drug treatments has helped to significantly reduce transplant rejection.


Surgical Director: 
Sophoclis Alexopoulos, M.D. (Liver Transplant)

Medical Director: Roman Perri, M.D. (Hepatology)
Co-chief: Roman Perri, M.D. (Hepatology)

Andrew Scanga

Co-chief: Andrew Scanga, M.D. (Hepatology)



Hepatology Referrals: (615) 322-0128
For more information, please visit the Vanderbilt Liver Transplant Program.