Transplantation at Jefferson
The longest continuously active liver transplantation program in the area and one of the fastest growing. Learn more
Jefferson is designated as a kidney transplant center for both live donor and deceased donor kidneys. Learn more
Jefferson's one-year transplant survival rate for heart transplants is 96% – exceeding the national average of 87%. Learn more
The first Liver Transplant in the Delaware Valley was performed here. Learn more
Rated a Top Hospital – Kidney Disease by Philadelphia magazine. Learn more
Cardiologists and surgeons at Jefferson have collective lifetime experience with over 1,100 heart transplants. Learn more
If disease or injury has brought you down the path to organ transplantation, your journey will be filled with fear, hope, trust and patience. Today, transplants are more successful than ever before. Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals has established itself as one of the most distinguished multi-organ transplant centers in the Delaware Valley, recognized for excellent patient and organ survival rates.
Today, we perform over 150 life-changing solid organ transplants per year.
At Jefferson, you can rely on the best in transplantation care, innovation and research. Jefferson's Transplant Programs provide you with a multidisciplinary approach throughout your treatment and follow-up care. The Philadelphia region's best medical specialists and surgeons will assess your condition and prepare a carefully designed treatment plan tailored just for you.
Jefferson is certified by the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) to provide the following transplantations: heart, liver (live and deceased donor), kidney (live and deceased donor) and pancreas. Jefferson also offers dual solid organ transplants: kidney/pancreas, kidney/heart and
kidney/liver. For bone marrow and tissue transplantation, Jefferson meets the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT) standards.