Particular rare liver disease expertise of the centre

  • Pediatrics: Neonatal cholestasis, portosystemic and other hepatic vascular anomalies, Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia, pediatric frailty and sarcopenia, polycystic liver disease, Alagille syndrome, biliary atresia and biliary malformations, pediatric liver transplantation, pediatric liver malignancies (hepatoblastoma, hemangioendothelioma, hepatic cholangiocarcinoma), autoimmune sclerosing cholangitis (ASC), autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) and primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) IBD overlap syndromes, liver surgery including Kasai surgery and tumor surgery, interventional shunt procedures and portal vein recanalization, inborn errors of immunity.
  • Adults: AIH, primary biliary cholangitis (PBC), PSC, overlap syndromes PBC / PSC with autoimmune hepatitis, Wilson’s disease, hemochromatosis, polycystic liver disease, interventional endoscopy, interventional shunt procedures and portal vein recanalization liver transplantation
  • Alpha-1-Antitrypsin Deficiency (A1ATD)
  • Wilson Disease
  • Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma (iCCA)
  • Liver disease in pregnancy

ERN Representatives

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    PD Dr. med. Gerald Denk

    Coordinator Liver Center Munich (LCM)

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    Dr. med. Eberhard Lurz

    Pediatric Hepatology and Liver Transplantation

    Dr. von Hauner University Childrens Hospital

ERN Team and Contact

Pediatric Hepatology: Kindergastroenterologie(at)
Adult Hepatology: hepatologie-med2(at)

Dr. von Hauner University Childrens Hospital

  • Department Pediatrics – Prof. Dr. med Dr. sci. nat. Christoph Klein Pediatric Hepatology and Liver Transplantation – Dr. med. Eberhard Lurz / Prof. Dr. med. Markus Guba Pediatric Oncology and Liver Malignancies – Prof. Dr. med. Irene Schmid / Prof. Dr. med. Roland Kappler Pediatric Immunology and Rheumatology – PD Dr. med Dr. sci. nat. Fabian Hauck Pediatric Stem Cell Transplantation – Prof. Dr. med. Michael Albert
  • Department Pediatric Surgery – Prof. Dr. med. Oliver Muensterer Pediatric Hepatic Surgery – PD. Dr. med. Beate Häberle

Liver Center Munich (LCM) – PD Dr. med. Gerald Denk / Prof. Dr med. Christian Lange

  • General Surgery – Prof Dr. med. Jens Werner Transplant Surgery – Prof Dr. med. Markus Guba
  • Department for interventional radiology – Prof. Dr. med. Jens Ricke / Prof Dr. med. Moritz Wildgruber

Centre information

The LMU Munich Center for Liver Diseases, A) Center for Pediatric Hepatology and Transplantation at the von Hauner Children’s Hospital and B) Adult Center for Liver Disease (Liver Center Munich, LCM), provides excellent multidisciplinary care for children and adults with liver diseases at the University Hospital LMU Munich. From childhood to adulthood, we offer specialized diagnostics and medical or surgical treatment modalities, including liver transplantation, for any inborn or secondary acute or chronic liver disease.


  • Dr. von Hauner University Childrens Hospital
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