Kidney-Pancreas Transplant

Because most people with type 1 diabetes who meet the criteria for pancreas transplantation also have some degree of kidney disease, simultaneous transplantation of both a pancreas and a kidney is often performed. The best success rates have been achieved with this type of procedure. In its most recent available statistics, the International Pancreas Transplant Registry reported a 95 percent one-year survival rate and a 90 percent three-year survival rate for simultaneous pancreas-kidney (SPK) procedures in the United States.

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Transplant Locations

Methodist University Hospital
Methodist University Hospital

1265 Union Ave.
Memphis, TN 38104

901-516-7000

UT Methodist Physicians Transplant
UT Methodist Physicians Transplant

1265 Union Avenue, Sherard Wing, 1st Floor
Memphis, TN 38104

901-516-9183