Expert Care for Fatty Liver Disease at Penn State Health

The Fatty Liver Disease Program at Penn State Health is central Pennsylvania’s only multidisciplinary program for patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). Our internationally recognized liver experts (hepatologists) offer a comprehensive approach to the diagnosis and management of this common disease in one convenient location. Treatment focuses on the proper balance of exercise, nutrition, education and, if needed, medications.

Treatment Options for Fatty Liver Disease at Penn State Health 

We provide a care plan tailored to meet each person’s unique needs. Our services include:

  • Preventive care
  • Diabetes management and education
  • High blood pressure control
  • High cholesterol control
  • Obesity counseling
  • Exercise therapy
  • Nutrition and dietary services
  • Drug treatments for fatty liver disease
  • FibroScan exam to test for liver fat and scarring, with same-day results
  • Access to the latest clinical research


Fatty Liver Disease Program
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
University Physician Center
200 Campus Drive
Entrance 4, Suite 2400
Hershey, PA 17033

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Comprehensive Care Founded on Leading-Edge Research

The Fatty Liver Disease Program at Penn State Health is home to the region’s only multidisciplinary NAFLD research team funded by the National Institutes of Health. Patients have access to leading-edge clinical trials that focus on diet and exercise as well as innovative medications. They also have access to a personalized medicine research study on NAFLD that targets the main gene responsible for the disease as a potential new treatment.

Watch Brian’s Story about Taking Part in a Fatty Liver Disease Clinical Trial

Learn about other liver research studies you may qualify for. Find out more about liver disease and see our care team.

See our current clinical trials