Transplant at University Hospital is one of the world's foremost organ transplant programs. UW Health physicians are recognized experts in their field, providing care to patients in our heart, lung, kidney, liver, pancreas, intestine, islet cell and pediatric transplant programs. More about UW Health Transplant | UW Organ and Tissue Donation


The UW Health Transplant Program is among the nation's most active transplant centers 

Why Choose UW Health Transplant?


Located at Wisconsin's top hospital, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report, the UW Health Transplant Program is consistently one of the largest transplant programs in the United States and a strong option for transplant patients in the U.S.


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Scott Kirkpatrick's self-portrait 

Loving Life Lessons


Scott Kirkpatrick spent many days at University Hospital before and after his heart transplant. As he waited and recovered, the man from Middleton, Wisconsin, used his iPad to draw self-portraits to cope with his emotions.


Read Scott's story | More patient stories

UW Health Transplant Calendar 2019: Kerrell Johnson

Meet the People in Our Calendar


Transplant recipients, donor family members and living donors all have one thing in common: remarkable strength. Meet the people in our 2019 calendar who exemplify strength in all its forms

Living kidney donation 

Want to Know What it's Like to be a Living Kidney Donor?


Just ask 91-year-old Don Richards, who is still going strong after donating to his daughter, Jeri, 35 years ago.

Learn more about living kidney donation.

Interested in living donation? Apply here

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