Transplantation Services

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UC San Diego Health's Center For Transplantation: Why Choose Us

Our center is a national hub of clinical expertise and research, and the region’s leader in transplantation. Since 1968, our team has performed thousands of transplants under a national standard model of care. Our survivor rates exceed national averages. 

Our team delivers leading-edge, comprehensive transplant services for:

We provide a full spectrum of care for the entire transplantation process — from pre-transplant evaluation to post-surgical maintenance. Our multidisciplinary transplant team includes surgeons, transplant coordinators, pharmacists, financial coordinators, and nutritionists. We also have social workers and psychologists to provide emotional support and facilitate short- and long-term follow-up.

You can rest assured knowing that UC San Diego Health offers you the highest level of transplantation medicine available.

Our Transplant Specialists

Our specialists utilize the expertise of physician-scientists and clinicians to provide leading-edge, compassionate care for those in need of organ transplantation. Meet our physicians.

UCSD-TV: Organ Transplantation

Watch videos for free online or download to your podcast. Check out our video library.

Support Advances in Transplantation Medicine

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Free Shuttle Service

For transplant patients receiving care at UC San Diego Health - La Jolla: Executive Drive, we offer a shuttle service from UC San Diego Health - La Jolla campus. Runs weekdays (excluding holidays), 7 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. See the shuttle schedule.


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