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​Our Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Experts

The following experts are members of the Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program at UPMC.

Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program Surgeons

Abhinav Humar, MD

Abhinav Humar, MD
Chief, Division of Transplantation
Clinical Director, Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute
Thomas E. Starzl Professor of Transplantation Surgery​

Amit D. Tevar, MD

Amit D. Tevar, MD
Surgical Director, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation​

Henkie Tan, MD

Henkie Tan, MD
Director, Transplant Fellowship Program​

Martin Wijkstrom, MD

Martin Wijkstrom, MD
Director, Islet Cell Transplant Program​

Roberto Carlos Lopez, MD

Roberto Carlos Lopez, MD
Transplant Surgery

Michele Molinari, MD

Michele Molinari, MD
​Transplant Surgery

Armando Ganoza, MD

Armando Ganoza, MD
Transplant Surgery

UPMC Renal-Electrolyte Division Nephrologists

Sundaram Hariharan, MD

Sundaram Hariharan, MD
Medical Director, Transplant Nephrology
Medical Director, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation​

Fadi Lakkis, MD

Fadi Lakkis, MD
Scientific Director
Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute
Frank & Athena Sarris Chair in Transplantation Biology​

David Rothstein, MD

David Rothstein, MD
Pittsburgh Steelers Chair in Transplantation​

Jose F. Bernardo, MD

Jose F. Bernardo, MD
Transplant Nephrology​

Geetha Chalasani, MD

Geetha Chalasani, MD
Transplant Nephrology

Rajil Mehta, MD

Rajil Mehta, MD
​Transplant Nephrology

Chethan Puttarajappa, MD

Chethan Puttarajappa, MD
Transplant Nephrology

Nirav Shah, MD

Nirav Shah, MD
​Transplant Nephrology

Puneet Sood, MD

Puneet Sood, MD
Transplant Nephrology​

Christine Wu, MD

Christine Wu, MD
​Transplant Nephrology

Transplant Coordinators

​Stacy Acevedo, BSN, RN, CCTC
Allison Asbury, RN
​Angela Barber, RN, BS, CCTC
Rosemarie Burch, RN, BSN, CCTC
Seth Cress, BA, BSN, RN-BC, CCTC
​Antoinette Carrooll, RN, CTCC
​Lydia Dandapat, RN, CCTC
​Hollie Lambert, RN, CCTC
​Rebecca Lampe, RN
​Elaine Lander, BSN, RN, CCTC
​Christine Lion, BSN, RN, CCTC
Alice Maglione​, RN, CCTC
​Nanci McCombs, RN, CCTC
​Lori Ann Schrall, RN, CCTC
​Sarah Skubak, BSN, RN
​Leslie Tarlo, BSN, RN

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