Penn Transplant Institute

Transplant physician with patient

Penn Transplant Institute

The Penn Transplant Institute performed the first successful kidney transplant in 1966, and since then has been a pioneer in organ transplantation for nearly fifty years. Penn's multidisciplinary team leads the region in the total number of transplants performed and is ranked among the top 10 multi-organ transplant centers in the country.

When facing organ transplantation, patients at Penn experience top quality care from transplant programs that are highly experienced and produce excellent results.

Inside the Penn Transplant Institute

Refer a Patient

Healthcare providers far and wide trust Penn with patients who may qualify for a transplant. The Penn Transplant Institute offers referring providers a convenient process for referring.

Patient Care

The Penn Transplant Institute offers comprehensive programs and services for every organ type, including liver, lung, kidney and heart.


More people are surviving end-stage organ disease than ever before. Penn Medicine performs ongoing research studies that have helped improve and increase treatment options.

Education and Training

The Penn Transplant Institute offers residency and fellowship programs that provide a professionally fulfilling foundation for future transplant surgeons.

About Us

The Penn Transplant Institute is one of the most reputable transplant centers in the country, providing exceptional patient care and paving the way for future transplant advances.

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