The main mission of the UPMC Transplant Infectious Diseases (ID) program is to prevent of infectious complications in transplant candidates and recipients.
We support patients of UPMC organ transplant programs in:
We also care for people needing mechanical circulatory support.
The UPMC Transplant ID program's expert services and treatments include:
We also provide education on preventing and treating infections to:
Our doctors have thorough training and expertise in transplant infectious diseases including, but not limited to:
Our Transplant ID program doctors also have experience in:
Our team works closely with experts from other UPMC teams, such as:
This teamwork allows us to design protocols and assure the highest quality of care for our transplant patients.
We're also involved in transplant infectious disease research on a local and national level, and have published extensively on a variety of related topics.
To learn more about the Transplant ID program, call 412-647-0996.