prof. MUDr. Julius Špičák, CSc.
Director of the Department
Tel: +420 26136 4016
MUDr. Petr Štirand
Deputy Director of the Department for medical preventive care
Tel: +420 26136 2600, 2617
MUDr. Jan Šperl, CSc.
Deputy Director of the Department for research and education
Tel: +420 26136 4003
In the field of clinical medicine, the Hepatogastroenterology Department focuses primarily on providing comprehensive internal backup for the liver transplant program: Selection of recipients and their examination, monitoring and treatment of patients on the waiting list, treatment of some post-transplant complications. This department also serves as a super-consulting workplace covering a whole range of fields with special focus on all liver and pancreatic diseases, tumours, and non-specific inflammation of the bowel.
Areas of specialization
- Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
- Capsule endoscopy
- Oesophageal manometry
- Anorectal manometry
- Untargeted and targeted liver biopsy
- 24-hour pH monitoring