UPMC Hamot works closely with the UPMC Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program of the Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute so patients can expect the same level of care offered by some of the leading transplant experts in the world.
UPMC Hamot is the only location outside of Pittsburgh where UPMC offers this potentially life-saving procedure.» Who is a candidate for kidney transplant?
UPMC Hamot is proud to partner with the Center for Organ Recovery and Education (CORE), a regional nonprofit organization that works with families of organ donors and health care organizations to recover organs for patients who need them.
CORE is one of 58 federally designated not-for-profit organ procurement organizations in the country and serves 155 hospitals throughout western Pennsylvania and portions of West Virginia and New York.
UPMC Hamot offers kidney transplants from both live and deceased donors.» Learn more about UPMC Hamot's Living-Donor Kidney Transplant Program
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Clint's Kidney Transplant Story
Clint turned to his daughter Autumn when he was in need of a kidney transplant.