Transplant patient was able to have her wedding before surgery

Kristin Roberts and her longtime boyfriend wanted to get married before she had a heart transplant. Since she was unable to leave the hospital, we decided to throw the couple a wedding.
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Heart Failure and Transplantation

At the University of Chicago Medicine, we bring the best minds in medicine together to meet the needs of patients facing heart failure and transplant.

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From left, Dr. Anjana Pillai, Section Chief Michael Charleton and Dr. Talia Baker, of the Liver Tumor Clinic at the University of Chicago Medicine

World-Renowned Transplant Specialists

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