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Transplant Center

Cleveland Clinic's Transplant Center provides the highest quality of transplantation procedures. These life-transforming surgeries take place everyday here in the hands of our experts.
Why Choose the Transplant Center
Why Choose Cleveland Clinic Transplant Center

Why Choose the Transplant Center

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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Doctors, Transplant Programs and Patient Education

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Our Doctors

We can help you choose the top transplant specialist from our pool of surgeons and other health care providers.

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Transplant Programs

We offer one of the most comprehensive transplant programs in the world and perform a variety of transplantations.

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Patient Education

Find frequently asked questions regarding your transplant and our center, as well as treatment guides and expert insight about the transplant process.

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Becoming A Living Donor

Becoming A Living Donor

An alternative when time matters.

Cleveland Clinic has one of the few living donor programs in the nation with expertise in both kidney and liver living donor transplantation.

Referring a Patient to Our Transplant Center

Referring a Patient to Our Transplant Center

200+ Transplant Center specialists & 50+ years of transplantation experience

Find important information on how to refer patients to a Cleveland Clinic transplant specialist.

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Patient Stories

Patient Stories

Four organ transplant recipient, Brian Stanley, with his wife, Karrie, after undergoing his kidney and liver transplant.

Man Receives Four Transplanted Organs, "Happy to be Alive!"

Jul 15, 2020

“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!”

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John Howe with his son, Nathan Howe. (Courtesy: Nathan Howe)

Son Gives Dad Priceless Gift, A Healthy Kidney

Jun 20, 2020

“I would really encourage anyone to explore doing it, whether it’s for a family member or someone else.”
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Michelle underwent a 14-hour uterus transplant that paved the way for her to give birth to baby Cole.

Born Without a Uterus, Woman Gives Birth After Uterus Transplant

Jul 20, 2020

“My life has changed completely. It's so much better knowing you have a tiny human that will love you unconditionally.”
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Brooks with his uncle, Grant Mosher, celebrating their one year transplant anniversary.

Uncle’s Living Donor Liver Donation Saves Toddler’s Life

Feb 4, 2021

“He gave us the gift of life. I don't know how you ever thank anyone enough for that.”
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Joe Gilvary, two-time living organ donor, holds liver recipient, Katelyn Kutscher.

Two-Time Living Organ Donor Donates Liver, Saves Baby’s Life

Dec 31, 2019

"It was very powerful seeing her with her family and realizing I got to be a part of helping this little girl get well." 
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