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When it comes to liver transplantation at Baylor, there’s comfort in numbers.
Surgeons on the medical staff at Baylor have performed more than 3,000 liver transplants—placing us in an elite handful of centers in the United States to reach this milestone. Studies show that the more times a hospital performs a highly complex procedure, the better its success rate. Based upon volume, Baylor is one of the top 10 liver transplant centers in the United States.
We’re also utilizing promising therapies and better managing liver disease, so that many patients may avoid a liver transplant altogether. Exciting liver cancer treatments—such as laparoscopic resection or targeted radiation therapy—are allowing more cancer patients to keep their livers.
Baylor offers a broad spectrum of treatment options for patients with benign or malignant liver tumors, bile duct cancer, bile duct injury, pancreatic tumors or chronic pancreatitis.
Living Donor Liver Transplant is a procedure in which a living person donates a portion of his or her liver to another.
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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