The UW Health Transplant Program honors living kidney donors for their ultimate act of giving. A transplant from a living kidney donor is the best option for people who need a kidney transplant. Living kidney donors save the life of the recipient and reduce the number of people on the deceased donor wait list.

 

Why Living Kidney Donation is the Best Option

 

Living Kidney Donation Medical Director, Dr. Mandelbrot explains why living kidney donation is the best option for people who need a transplant. Watch this video, then read our Introduction to Living Donation