Liver Transplant Surgery in India at Columbia Asia Hospital

Columbia Asia Hospital, India provides multidisciplinary care that include laboratory medicine, both therapeutic and diagnostic radiology, blood transfusion medicine, hepatology, diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy, pathology, liver specific anesthesiology, well equipped operation theatres, surgeons with experience in laparoscopy, liver resection and transplantation, medical oncology, excellent intensive care and ancillary services such as nursing and physiotherapy. We have common ward rounds with our entire team of surgical gastroenterologists and a multidisciplinary meeting for complicated cases and cancers every week. The hospital has license for liver transplantation and has conducted successful liver transplants already.

List of disease conditions which might require liver transplantation:

  • Cirrhosis of the liver: common causes of which are HEPATITIS B & C and consumption of alcohol
  • Fulminant and sub-fulminant liver failure
  • Biliary atresia
  • Metabolic liver disease
  • Liver tumours

Salient features of Liver Transplant Surgery at Columbia Asia India

Columbia Asia Hospitals – India offers liver transplant surgery. The team of highly qualified and experienced specialists evaluate, diagnose and treat liver and biliary diseases and perform transplants in patients who cannot be managed by other treatment modalities.

The liver transplantation team headed by Dr. Arvinder Singh Soin performs 25 live donor liver transplants every month with 95% success results; at par with the world's best liver transplantation centers. Dr. Arvinder Singh Soin has performed nearly 1000 liver transplants in India, the maximum in the country.

As a practice the team not only treats referrals from India; but also handles cases from the rest of south Asia, the Middle East and Africa

The liver transplant center at Columbia Asia Referral Hospital Yeshwantpur is capable of performing the following procedures:

  • Adult and paediatric liver transplants
  • Cadaveric and living donor transplants

Complex liver and biliary resections for:

  • Hepato biliary tumors
  • Colorectal tumor metastasis
  • Gallbladder cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma and Klatskin tumors

Treatment Packages

Procedure No of ward days No of ICU days Package in USD
LIVER TRANSPLANT 20 days 5 days 40,000
Inclusions Exclusions
Recipient stay of 20 days of which 5 days in ICU and 15 days in Single Room Over and above period of hospital stay, all investigations, medicines and consumables over and above the prescribed limit and some costly medicines like Inj. Zenepax, Inj. ATG, Inj. Thymoglobulin, Dialysis and Nephrology related treatment charges and non-liver transplant consultant visit charges and procedure charges. These would be charged extra.
Donor stay of 8 days of which 2 days in ICU and 6 days in Single Room  
Medicines and Consumables upto USD 13,000/-  
All investigations upto USD 4,000/- (Blood Transfusion service charges, Hematology Lab charges, Bio Chemistry Lab Charges, Microbiology Lab Charges, X-ray, ECG, Ultrasound, CT Scan), Surgeon Fees, Anaesthesist Charges, Operation Theatre Charges, Hepatologist’s fees, Intensivist Fee and Critical care charges   

Please Note: The above mentioned charges are an estimate. Do not consider these as final packages; the actual bill may vary depending on the clinical condition, associated medical problems of the patient & post surgical complication. If any complication occurs and patient is moved to an ICU, charges will vary depending on the medical condition.

Treatment / Procedures

  • Liver Transplantation Surgery