Liver Transplant

San Diego’s First Liver Transplant Program

Scripps established San Diego’s first liver transplant program in 1990. Today, the transplant team at Scripps performs lifesaving liver transplants for people in Southern California and beyond.

Expert care for liver transplants

Our team of liver transplant specialists provides compassionate care to adults with acute and chronic liver failure, as well as patients with complex disorders that involve the liver, gallbladder, bile and bile ducts, such as liver cancer including hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), cirrhosis, hepatitis C, biliary stricture and portal hypertension.

The transplant surgeons at Scripps are among the most experienced in the region, providing the highest-quality, most advanced care possible with liver transplant success rates above the U.S. expected average.

Why Choose Scripps

Support for Liver Cancer


Scripps offers a full spectrum of care for the treatment of liver cancer. Learn more about liver cancer care at Scripps.