Patient Education and Information

The Media Learning Center features educational videos, animations of procedures, and other resources created by Department of Surgery experts. Initially developed for patients, these resources contain highly specific, up-to-date information that is also valuable for clinicians who wish to learn from top experts about the latest treatment options.

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Julia J. Wattacheril, MD, MPH
Dr. Julia Wattacheril and Dr. Joel Lavine answer some common questions surrounding Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD).
LiverTransplant Surgery Fellowship
The following video discusses how one can become a living liver donor at New York-Presbyterian Hospital.
Benjamin Samstein, MD
Benjamin Samstein, M.D., the Surgical Director at the Living Donor Liver Transplant Program and an Attending Surgeon at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center in New York City, discusses surgical treatment of colorectal cancer that has metastasized to the liver.