The Region's only Kidney Transplant Program
UT Medical Center’s Center for Transplant Services is home to the only kidney transplant program in East Tennessee and has performed approximately 1,300 transplants since 1985, with the first successful kidney transplant (sister to brother) performed on Feb. 28, 1985.
UT Medical Center’s Transplant Services offers the most advanced methods of diagnosis and treatment for various kidney and pancreas illnesses and conditions. These services offer premier technology with highly trained professionals to provide excellent patient-centered care. Patients can find everything they need in one place for diagnosis, treatment, support and rehabilitation.
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