Liver Specialists of Texas provides a wide range of specialized care to patients with digestive and liver disorders.
Our main office, located in St. Luke’s Medical Towers, is a 4300 square foot facility, with a spacious waiting room, 5 examinations rooms, a patient/family education classroom, and physician consultation offices. Our warm receptive staff is available for all of your needs. At this location, all of the outpatient consultations take place. Detailed medical histories are obtained along with a thorough physical examination.
Old medical records are reviewed by Dr. Galati, as well as previously performed x-rays including ultrasound, MRI, and CAT scans. Liver biopsy specimens can also be reviewed on a microscope in the office. These x-rays and biopsies are reviewed directly with the patients, giving them a more complete explanation of there condition. A full report to your referring physician is dictated immediately once the visit is complete. For foreign visitors, a wide range of interpreter services is available.
Patients that require hospitalization for more complicated problems are admitted exclusively to St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, located directly across Fannin Street, and attached to St. Luke’s Medical Tower. St. Luke’s is one of the finest hospitals in the Texas Medical Center, and home of the world-renowned Texas Heart Institute. St. Luke’s is consistently listed in U.S. News and World Report as one of the leading hospital in the country. A superb staff of specialists’ practice at St. Luke’s, assists in the care of our patients when called upon.
Patients that require outpatient endoscopic procedures have them performed at the St. Luke’s Outpatient Surgery Center, located on the 9th floor of St. Luke’s Medical Tower. Here, day surgeries are performed including liver biopsies, upper endoscopies, and colonoscopies. The caring nursing staff of St. Luke’s makes your brief visit enjoyable, in a caring and respectful manner.