News and Updates

Stay up to date on our latest news and events, and learn more about our exciting success stories.

Welcome to The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas - Dr. Vahora and Dr. Puri

Welcome Dr. Zahid Vahora and Dr. Vichin Puri!

05.22

We are pleased to announce that Zahid Vahora, M.D, Transplant Hepatologist, and Vichin Puri, M.D., Hepato-biliary/Pancreatic and Transplant Surgeon, have recently joined our practice at The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas Medical Center. … read more

Liver Life Walk 2016 - Join Us!

Liver Life Walk DFW 2016 is here!

08.15

The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas proudly presents its 3rd Annual Liver Life Walk! On Saturday, September 10th, hundreds of walkers will come together to support the American Liver Foundation in their mission … read more

Zika Virus Dr. Dominguez Interview

Has the Zika Virus Come to the U.S.?

07.22

With the recent announcement of a new case of the Zika virus in Florida, Sonia Azad with WFAA Channel 8 News turned to infectious disease expert Dr. Edward Dominguez of The Liver Institute … read more

2016 D Magazine - Ask the Experts Feature

D Magazine Asks the Transplant Experts – Organ Transplant Answers

06.18

When illness strikes, how do you choose the facility that is right for you?  In D Magazine’s Ask The Expert, The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas is here to guide you!  When choosing … read more

Highest Liver Transplant Survival Rate in Dallas and Ft. Worth

The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas is #1 – in Dallas & Ft. Worth!

06.01

Post Update – We wanted to provide you with an exciting update – we did it again!  The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas has once again been ranked #1 in Patient Survival for … read more

The 2016 DFW Liver & Gut Club

The Annual DFW Liver and Gut Club is Here!

04.01

“Hepatitis C in 2016: Playing With a Full Deck of Cards?” Methodist Health System is pleased to announce their upcoming continuing education symposium: the 2016 DFW Liver and Gut Club! This annual event … read more

Welcome Doctor Pagadala to the Liver Institute

Extending a warm welcome to Dr. Mangesh R. Pagadala, M.D.!

01.21

Please help The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas in welcoming their newest physician to the team, Dr. Mangesh R. Pagadala, M.D.! Already well respected, The Liver Institute is thrilled to expand its line-up … read more

2015 Super Doctors - Texas Monthly

The Winners Have Been Selected! Meet The Liver Institute’s Super Doctors and Rising Stars for 2015!

12.15

Earlier this year, The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas introduced several members of their team as Super Doctors Rising Stars. Now, as 2015 draws to an end, The Liver Institute is thrilled to … read more

2015 D Magazine Best Doctors

The Liver Institute Announces Their 2015 Winners for D Magazine’s Best Doctors!

12.01

The falling leaves and cooler fall temperature are not the only signs that the holidays are upon us, it also means D Magazine has released their Best Doctors issue for 2015! The Liver … read more

The Liver Institute sponsors the First Annual Outlive Yourself Awards by Taylor's Gift

Taylor’s Gift Partners with The Liver Institute for the Inaugural Outlive Yourself Awards

11.30

This year, The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas had the pleasure of sponsoring the first Outlive Yourself Awards held by Taylor’s Gift. In addition to celebrating the achievements of the Taylor’s Gift Foundation, … read more

The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas Hosts the Second Annual Liver Life Walk

11.10

This year, The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas once again had the pleasure of partnering with The American Liver Foundation to be the Presenting Sponsor of the 2015 Liver Life Walk for the … read more

Join us for the 2015 Liver Walk

2015 Liver Life Walk – Help Us Save Lives

10.02

This year, The Liver Institute at Methodist is pleased to announce that we will once again be supporting the American Liver Foundation and participating as a team and Presenting Sponsor of the 2015 Liver … read more

Methodist Transplant Institute Offers Life-Saving Pancreas Removal Alternative

07.22

Discover how pancreas removal by Dr. Dickerman at Methodist Transplant Institute in Dallas gave two sisters hope for a healthy, new life! Like most sisters, Lauren Moffett and Megan Picou share many things, … read more

DFW Liver & Gut Club Puts Hepatitis C Treatment in the Spotlight

07.14

Each year, The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas hosts the DFW Liver and Gut Club event to provide continuing medical education for attending physicians, including gastroenterologists, hepatologists, internists and physician extenders. The symposium … read more

Tracy Giacoma receives 2015 Deedle Heckenkemper Leader in Transplant Administration Award

Vice President ‘Trailblazer’ of The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas Wins Prestigious National Award

06.24

The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas Medical Center is proud to announce Tracy Giacoma as the 2015 award winner of the Deedle Heckenkemper Leader in Transplant Administration. Giacoma, Vice President of Transplant Services … read more

da Vinci Robotic System at The Liver Institute

Exploring a New Frontier with the da Vinci® Surgical System Robotic Surgery at The Liver Institute – Dallas, Texas

06.18

(Updated Post – View original 8/22/2014 post here.) Many surgeons today are consistently looking for new, technologically advanced ways to perform procedures in a manner that provides faster recovery and fewer complications than … read more

Dr. Barnes and Dr. Nazario - 2014 Super Doctor Rising Stars

Introducing our Rising Stars from 2015’s Super Doctors!

06.01

The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas Medical Center is pleased to congratulate two of our outstanding physicians who have been named Rising Stars for 2015 by Texas Monthly’s Super Doctors. Congratulations to Dr. … read more

Dr-Nazario-Living-Magazine

Check out Dr. Hector Nazario and the rest of the team in the March issue of Living Magazine!

04.30

Recently, Dr. Hector E. Nazario and the partnering physicians at The Liver Institute at The Methodist Dallas Medical Center had the pleasure of being featured in the March 2015 issue of Living Magazine. … read more

April is National Donate Life Month

It’s National Donate Life Month! Are you a donor?

04.15

This April, Methodist Dallas Medical Center celebrates the 50th Anniversary of National Donate Life Month. In 2010, President Obama made this proclamation to bring awareness to the organ donor program as well as … read more

2014 Best Doctors in Texas

Our Doctors Elected Best in Texas for 2014

04.14

The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas proudly announces their winners for D Magazine’s Best Doctors and Texas Super Doctors featured in Texas Monthly magazine for 2014, placing a spotlight on their multidisciplinary approach … read more

Dr. Mejia with the Latin American surgeons he taught.

Dr. Alejandro Mejia Teaches Groundbreaking Pancreatic Cancer Treatment to Latin American Surgeons

03.27

Surgeons from Brazil, Chile, Columbia and Mexico City recently traveled to Methodist Dallas Medical Center to learn from and observe surgeon Alejandro Mejia, MD, Executive Medical Director Organ Transplantation, as he performed a … read more

FibroScan at the Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas

Introducing the FibroScan to Enhance Patient Care at the Liver Institute

09.02

The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas Medical Center makes a difference in the lives of patients each and every day including Graham, Texas resident Stanley “Stan” Peavy Jr. Ten years ago, Peavy received … read more

da Vinci Robotic System at The Liver Institute

A Leader in Surgical Treatments Paving the Way with da Vinci® Robot System

08.22

Minimally invasive procedures have traditionally been performed laparoscopically. However, The Liver Institute’s surgical team at Methodist Dallas Medical Center has become highly skilled at performing surgeries using the da Vinci® robot system. “To … read more