Kidney transplant program

"The doctors, nurses, and social workers at the Hume-Lee Transplant Center were there for me throughout the entire process. I felt like I was part of a family whose only objective was my wellbeing."   - Dolores H., transplant recipient

The Hume-Lee Transplant Center has created one of the nation’s most successful adult and pediatric kidney transplant programs. We have performed over 3,200 kidney transplants since 1962 and currently perform an average of 150 kidney transplants a year, based on organ availability.

Kidney transplantation is not a cure for end-stage renal disease, but is a proven successful alternative treatment choice for your disease. Other options include hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis.

Innovative therapies, cutting-edge research, and decades of dedication to providing the best outcomes for our patients allow Hume-Lee to offer the following advanced treatments:

Patient guides

Download our guides on kidney donation and transplantation for additional reading.