UF Health Liver Transplant
UF Health Shands Transplant Program at the University of Florida
Our program features University of Florida physicians and multidisciplinary teams of specially trained coordinators, nurses, social workers, pharmacists, physical therapists and psychologists who are experts in transplant care.
The UF Health Shands Transplant Program at the University of Florida performs more than 250 transplants a year, with more than 7,000 organ transplants total since the first program began in 1966. The center performs transplants of the heart, lung, kidney, liver and pancreas. The patient population includes adults and children, and some patients receive multiple organ transplants at UF Health Shands Transplant Center.
With great experience and a record for excellent outcomes, UF Health Shands Transplant Program is uniquely qualified to accept higher-risk candidates. Multiple specialty programs at UF Health are ranked by U.S. News and World Report each year.
Team members lecture worldwide, are actively involved in transplant policy-making committees, and are nationally recognized for their contributions to clinical transplantation and research.
Our team is committed to following patients throughout their lifetime, and UF Health Shands Transplant Center has patient data spanning decades.
We look forward to continuing our relationship with patients and referring physicians from all over the country, so together we can improve our patients’ quality and length of life through transplantation.
Call 352.265.0535 to make a referral to the liver transplant program.