Living Donation

The Lung Transplant Process: Video Series

At UPMC, we understand that patients in need of a lung transplant due to life-threatening lung disease or vascular disease that significantly limits life activities may feel overwhelmed. Our lung transplant experts have more than 30 years of experience in understanding the needs of patients and their families.

This video series will walk you through the lung transplant process at UPMC and reassure you that you or your loved ones are in expert hands.

  • Treatment for Advanced Lung Disease—Who is a Candidate for Lung Transplant
  • The Evaluation Process
  • Waiting for Your Lungs
  • Receiving Your Lungs
  • Lung Transplant Resources for Patients and Families

From determining if you are a candidate for lung transplant to caring for your new lungs, our dedicated lung transplant team will guide you every step of the way.