Meet Your Liver Cancer Team

Access exceptional care for liver cancer at Montefiore Einstein Comprehensive Cancer Center. Our multidisciplinary team has extensive experience caring for this cancer. As one of the first NCI-designated cancer centers, for more than 50 years, we’ve been a leader in the research, diagnosis and treatment of over 200 types of cancer.


The team includes some of the nation’s top hepatobiliary/transplant surgeons and liver medicine specialists (hepatologists) with deep expertise in treating early and late liver disease that occurs with cancer—from hepatitis to sclerosing cholangitis, biliary cirrhosis, jaundice, effects of cirrhosis, autoimmune liver disease, and inherited metabolic disorders. Also on the team: diagnostic imaging specialists, medical and radiation oncologists, social workers, psychologists, nutritionists, and more.

Team Leaders

Highly experienced specialists direct our liver cancer team. They ensure you receive the most effective and safe treatments for your cancer.

Yvonne Saenger, MD

Co-Leader, Cancer Therapeutics, Montefiore Einstein Comprehensive Cancer Center

Team Members

Our team offers well-rounded, whole-person care. Together, we help you have the best outcomes. And we’ll work hard to enable you to have the best possible quality of life during and after treatment.

Brett E. Fortune, MD, MS

Medical Director, Liver Transplant Program

Rafi Kabarriti, MD

Attending Physician, Radiation Oncology, Montefiore Medical Center

Devaraju Kanmaniraja, MD

Interim Division Lead, Abdominal Imaging

Renee M. Moadel, MD, MS

Attending Physician, Nuclear Medicine

Nitin Ohri, MD

Associate Professor, Radiation Oncology