Welcome to the Division of Solid Organ Transplant
The Transplant Program at University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview, is one of the oldest and most successful transplant programs in the world.
For patient resources, clinic and appointment information, go to our UMMC Transplant Page.
Check out our Living Donor Liver Transplant program page for information on how physicians are expanding the potential donor list to serve those who are waiting for a liver transplant.
The purpose of the Division of Organ Transplantation is to provide outstanding care and to continue developing new techniques that improve organ transplantation results and to train students, residents, and fellows in this vital surgical field.
Head to the Transplant Fellowship Program page for information about the program and application process.
The Cutting Edge in Transplantation: The Future is Now
Improvements, new discoveries and new technologies in all aspects of organ transplantation make this dynamic field one of continued interest and excitement. The 2014 Cutting Edge in Transplantation Conference will focus on new insights gained through technological advances in end-stage organ failure and transplantation. These insights will include information about the “breathing lung”, data lifecycle, donor selection, drug trials, islet allo transplantation and clinical trials including those on liver dialysis.
Conditions We Treat
- Intestinal Transplant
- Islet Transplant
- Kidney Transplant
- Liver Transplant
- Pancreas Transplant
- Pancreatectomy and Auto Islet Transplant
- Pediatric Transplant Program
Professor and Chief
- Bernard J. Hering, M.D.
- Raja Kandaswamy, M.D.
- Arthur J. Matas, M.D.
- William D. Payne, M.D.
- David E.R. Sutherland, M.D., Ph.D.