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We recognize that kidney disease impacts your health and quality of life, therefore, our goal is for you to receive a kidney transplant as soon as possible.
Baylor's kidney transplant program is one of the largest in Texas and our three-year patient survival outcomes exceed the national average as reported by the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients. For your convenience, we have outreach locations in Amarillo and Lubbock.
Where you get your kidney transplant matters. Fortunately, you have a choice. Before you decide, here are four important questions to ask.
Understanding these steps will help you know what to expect from kidney transplant.
A living kidney donor offers the fastest option for transplant and has many additional benefits.
Kidney transplants are one of the most common transplant operations in the United States. Our patient survival outcomes exceed the national average as reported by the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS).
Learn the facts about living kidney donation and see if it is right for you. Marlon Levy, MD, surgical director of liver and kidney transplant at Baylor Annette C. and Harold C. Simmons Transplant Institute at Baylor All Saints Medical Center at Fort Worth, discusses.
Paired kidney transplantation allows incompatible living donor/recipient pairs to still donate and receive kidney transplants despite the original incompatibility.
At Baylor, we're committed to helping you make lifestyle adjustments even after you leave our facilities. Learn more about Baylor's support programs and find helpful resources.
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