About the Division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation
The Division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation focuses resources on clinical care, as well as basic and translational clinical research in both transplantation and surgical treatment of cardiothoracic conditions. This allows clinicians to optimize comprehensive care plans, therapies, and outcomes for patients on an individual basis.
The UPMC Cardiothoracic Transplantation Program consists of the following areas:
To date, UPMC specialists have performed over 3,000 lung, heart, and combined heart-lung transplants with outcomes that meet or exceed national benchmarks.
Cardiothoracic Transplantation Residency and Fellowship Programs
The division offers CT surgery residency programs and CT transplantation fellowships for qualified candidates.
These programs provide trainees with a unique combination of UPMC's longstanding institutional commitment to:
- Transplantation expertise
- Availability of investigational therapies
- Comprehensive expertise for ancillary care
All of these greatly benefit our patients, as well as residents and fellows.
» Find details on patient services and treatments at the UPMC Esophageal and Lung Institute.
The Division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation provides heart and lung transplantation services at: