The Pancreas and Kidney Transplant Program and Surgery Services at Memorial Medical Center is a Medicare-certified transplant program.
Each member of our
multidisciplinary team will meet with you to assess your individual needs
during each step of the transplant process, including::
- pre-transplant evaluation for patients who wish to be considered as potential kidney or kidney/pancreas transplant recipients
- immediate post-operative care for transplant recipients
- continued care management of these patients for the lifetime of their transplanted organs.
You will meet with a nurse,
dietitian, a social worker and a financial coordinator before, during and after
your transplant surgery.
We evaluate live kidney
donors interested in donating a kidney to those in need. If the donors are
deemed medically and psychologically suitable, we see them safely though the
Referrals to our transplant
program can come from your nephrologist, your dialysis unit or from yourself.
Our transplant surgery
program offers support, guidance and education every step of the way. Each
patient and family receives an individual plan, with one-on-one management of
all the issues involved in your transplant experience. You will become part of our "transplant
For more information, call
the Memorial Pancreas and Kidney Transplant program and Surgery services at
217-788-3441, or toll free at 888-864-9433.