Pancreas Transplant Doctors

The hospital's multidisciplinary transplant team diagnoses, treats and manages care for patients with pancreas disorders and kidney disease.

Our pancreas transplant surgeons and doctors provide expert treatment for all types of pancreas conditions, including:

  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Diabetes
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Trauma or injury

Transplant success since 1969

We performed our first kidney transplant in 1969 and our first simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplant in 1999. We are also one of the few transplant programs in the U.S. to practice steroid minimization after patient discharge. Tapering off corticosteroids within four weeks after surgery reduces side effects such as diabetes, weight gain, osteoporosis, bone fractures and patient morbidity.

Our nephrology program ranks No. 46 among the nation's top 50 in U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals 2017-18.  

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