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The UW Health kidney transplant program has a significantly higher transplant rate compared to other transplant centers nationally, according to, the definitive source for transplant data.



Since the program's inception in 1966, the UW Health transplant team has performed more than 9,000 kidney transplants, making it one of the largest programs in the country. This number includes over 1,000 simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplants performed, more than any other program in the world.


The definitive source for transplant data,, shows the UW Health Kidney Transplant Program has superior kidney transplant outcomes as well as wait times that are significantly shorter than regional and national averages.


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