Liver Fibrosis occurs when there has been damage to the liver. With continued damage, the liver becomes "stiff", and starts to lose it's ability to filter and clean the body. Liver fibrosis has three main causes:
A | B | C
Longterm Alcohol Consumption
Diet and Lifestyle
The Liver Fibrosis Screening Program includes a diverse number of trained health professionals to offer a comprehensive and timely consultation for patients at risk of fibrosis. The workflow of the clinic is as follows:
Pharmacist screening for interactions, damaging liver medications, and recommendations
Medical doctor interprets test results, provides recommendations, and provides a consultation note.
All patients are welcome to receive a Liver Fibrosis Screening. This may range from fortuitous screening, to disease staging, to follow-up. General wellness assessments are also welcome.
Wellness assessment. Identify problems before they become big ones
Elevated liver enzymes, poor cholesterol levels, gut/bowel issues
Identify fibrosis score to help guide therapy.
Following treatment, check in with how your liver is doing
Currently no charge for testing.
2h fasting before test
Do not eat or drink before the test.