Brenda Garrett, MSN, MHA, shows pictures of her recovery to an unidentified patient, inside Mitchell Hospital on the UChicago campus
Pre & Post Transplant Care

What to expect before, during and after your transplant.

Dr. Yolanda Becker with a kidney transplant patient
Transplant Wait List

If you are a candidate for transplant, your name will be added to the national waiting list.

Rich Matula, kidney transplant patient, with his friend and kidney donor
Living Kidney Donation

For many patients waiting for a transplant, living donation is an alternative option that offers hope.

UChicago Medicine performs historic back-to-back triple-organ transplants

Two 29-year-old patients from Michigan and Illinois received back-to-back triple-organ transplants to replace their failing hearts, livers and kidneys. The two surgeries lasted more than 17 and 20 hours each. This marked the first time a U.S. hospital has ever performed more than one of these complex procedures within one year, much less within 27 hours.

A Milestone in Organ Transplants

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Transplant Evaluation Locations

Why Choose Transplant Medicine at UChicago Medicine

Our transplantation surgeons are among the best in the world. They have conducted thousands of procedures, earning national and international recognition for their expertise and research.

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