Organ Transplant

Published On 01/23/2013

Methodist University Hospital Transplant Institute is nationally recognized as a leader in organ transplants.

We specialize in: 

  • Liver transplant
  • Kidney transplant
  • Pancreas transplant
  • Kidney-pancreas transplant

One of the Largest Liver Transplant Programs

Our center is one of only 33 liver programs in the country to have performed more than 1,000 liver transplants, and we have the largest experience in the world in steroid-free liver transplantation.  

In 2011, our surgical team performed a total of 260 transplants, and our Liver Program became the 4th largest in the country for volumes and outcomes. 

Working With UNOS

United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) is responsible for transplant organ distribution in the United States and oversees the allocation of many different types of transplants, including liver, kidney, pancreas, heart, lung, and cornea. Our organ transplant team is responsible for sending the data to UNOS, and updating them as your condition changes.