From the day you decide to have this life-changing surgery, to the day your name goes on the wait list, to the day of the surgery, there are many things to consider. At Memorial Pancreas and Kidney Transplant Program and Surgery Services, we will walk you through every step to make sure you are educated and comfortable throughout the entire process.

Often there is confusion and uncertainty about the waiting list and how donations and recipients are selected. Read through the information provided and understand that we do everything in our power to help you:

Once the day of surgery arrives, you may feel anxious and nervous. Be aware of what to expect: