How did UChicago Medicine end up performing six triple-organ transplants in one year? It’s all about the right pieces of a complex puzzle coming together at the right time.
Dr. Valluvan Jeevanandam, the cardiac surgeon behind several historic organ transplant milestones at UChicago Medicine, is shaped by his spirituality and a relentless drive to help patients.
You’ve probably heard of cirrhosis, a serious liver disease that leads some people to need liver transplants. But you may be surprised at what actually causes it.