At Cleveland Clinic's Transplant Center, world-class experts perform a variety of transplantation procedures. Each year, thousands of lives are saved and transformed because of our innovative transplant expertise. Combining quality, excellence and the top transplant physicians and specialists, Cleveland Clinic Transplant Center is proud to be a leader in organ transplantation. We offer one of the most comprehensive transplant programs in the world and perform a variety of transplantations.
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Unfortunately, there is not yet a vaccine that can prevent COVID-19, so we cannot prevent the disease. The coronavirus that causes COVID-19 is new, so we don’t yet understand exactly how it impacts specific groups of high-risk people. But there are things you can do to minimize your risk if you have a weakened immune system or are immunocompromised.
Cleveland Clinic Reaches New Organ Transplant Record in 2019
The hospital system performed 897 transplants, including heart, kidney, liver and lung transplants. That’s up 3 percent from 2018’s record-breaking year. Cleveland Clinic also introduced innovative techniques to shorten recovery times for both recipients and living donors.
Cleveland Clinic has one of the few living donor programs in the nation with expertise in both kidney and liver living donor transplantation.
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“I really believe my purpose in life is to promote organ donation and give back by helping people on the organ waiting list.” Brian emphasizes. “I’m so happy to be alive!”