If you're suffering with a severe lung disease, you can find hope at UPMC's Lung Transplant Program in Pittsburgh.
Our compassionate and skilled lung transplant team cares for people each day with life-threatening lung diseases.
We're one of the most recognized and experienced lung and heart-lung transplant centers in the world. This means we're able to accept many high-risk patients for both single and double lung transplants that other transplant centers may decline.
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From our Health Library:
The UPMC Transplantation team discusses the various stages of the lung transplant process. Watch below.
Richard Callendar was diagnosed with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, a disease that causes scarring of the lungs, making daily activities difficult. Read his story.
After Jay Starr's body rejected his first lung transplant, he traveled to UPMC for evaluation and a second transplant surgery. Read his story.