Jefferson University Hospitals

Pancreaticobiliary Program

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Jefferson's Pancreaticobiliary Program was established to provide you and your referring physicians a comprehensive multidisciplinary approach to disorders of the pancreas and bile ducts.

A team of gastroenterologists, interventional endoscopists, radiologists, surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists and pathologists work together to devise a personalized diagnostic and therapeutic plan for you.

Our team of specialists is skilled in the diagnosis, evaluation and treatment – both surgical and nonsurgical – of diseases of the pancreas and bile ducts. We have access to state-of-the-art technology including diagnostic and therapeutic pancreaticobiliary endoscopy, therapeutic endoscopic ultrasound, helical CT scanning and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI); laparoscopic surgical techniques; and multiple chemotherapy and radiation treatment options for cancer therapy.

Evaluations, Diagnoses and Treatments We Perform

Specifically, our Program staff performs the following:

  • Diagnosis and treatment of malignancies of the pancreas and bile ducts
  • Evaluation of cystic lesions of the pancreas
  • Treatment of acute and chronic pancreatitis
  • Nonsurgical management of pancreatic pseudocysts
  • Medical and surgical treatment of gallstones
  • Evaluation and treatment of post-cholecystectomy syndrome
  • Treatment of primary sclerosing cholangitis
  • Treatment of benign bile duct strictures

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