Living Donation

Our Heart Transplant Experts

Heart Transplant Program Physicians

The following experts are members of UPMC's multidisciplinary heart transplant team

Cardiothoracic Transplantation Program Surgeons

The following experts are members of the Cardiothoracic Transplantation Division of UPMC's Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery.

Transplant Coordinators

  • Christgin Klavon, RN, CCTC
  • Chavonne Newman, RN, BSN, CCTC
  • Mark Paynter, RN, BSN, CCTC
  • Tracie Sabatine, RN, BSN, CCTC
  • Frank Speicher, RN, CCTC