Liver Transplants

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The liver transplant experts at UC San Diego Health provide comprehensive and innovative treatment for people with end-stage liver disease due to chronic liver disease and acute liver failure. We are designated an approved living donor transplant program by the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN) and United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS).

With over 25 years of experience and the region's leader in transplantation, our liver transplant team receives referrals from all over Southern California. Through a joint liver transplantation program with Sharp HealthCare, we are able to offer our specialized, lifesaving services to more patients throughout the community. Meet our team.

Living Liver Donation

Living liver donation is an extraordinary, life-saving option that helps eliminate the risks of waiting for those with advanced liver disease. We are one of few programs in California designated to perform living donor liver transplantation. Learn more.

About Liver Transplantation

With over 25 years of experience, our team receives liver transplant referrals from all over Southern California. Discover the different types of liver transplants we perform and find out how to get on the national waiting list. Learn more.

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