Meet Our Team

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles provides world-class care for children with life-threatening liver diseases who need liver transplants.

U.S. News & World Report ranks our pediatric gastroenterology (GI) and GI surgery program—which includes our hepatology (liver) program—among the best in the nation. It also rates CHLA as one of the country’s top children’s hospitals and the best in California. Your family has access to renowned liver disease and liver transplant specialists in one convenient location.

The Liver Transplant Program team provides a range of multidisciplinary expertise. Our core specialists include pediatric transplant hepatologists (liver specialists), liver transplant surgeons, gastroenterologists, nutritionists and social workers. Compassionate transplant nurse coordinators seamlessly guide your family through the liver transplant process.


Beth Carter, MD

Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Intestinal rehabilitation
Expert Surgeons
Expert Hepatology Physicians