Professor Massimo Pinzani


Professor Of Hepatology

Professor Massimo Pinzani is the Director of the UCL Institute for Liver and Digestive Health and the Sheila Sherlock Chair of Hepatology at UCL.

He is an internationally renowned specialist in the area of Liver diseases with over 30 years of clinical experience built in Italy, USA and the UK.

Hospital Locations

Royal Free Hospital

Year qualified


Country of qualification

Italy, USA


  • Hepatology


  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (London)

Procedures offered

  • Hepatology consultation

Clinical interests

  • Chronic liver diseases
  • Primary liver cancer

Special interests

  • Chronic liver diseases
  • Cirrhosis
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma

Research interests

He is a pioneer in the area of liver fibrogenesis with key contributions on the cellular and molecular biology mechanisms and the development of non-invasive methods for the evaluation of disease progression including the development of serum biomarkers. Professor Pinzani has served in the governing and scientific boards of major international organization in the area of Hepatology and Gastroenterology, and as Associate Editor of top peer reviewed international journals.

Professor Massimo Pinzani, Professor Of Hepatology is available to be seen for consultations at Royal Free London