Organ transplantation has come a long way over the past few decades. If you're looking for world-renowned doctors and a hospital system with one of the highest transplant survival rates in the nation, look no further than the Jefferson Transplant Institute in Philadelphia.
The Jefferson Transplant Institute offers the following subspecialty services for transplant patients:
Did You Know?
- Every 10 minutes, there will be one new addition to the national transplant waiting list.
- On average, 20 people die each day while waiting for a transplant. Additionally, every 18 hours a Pennsylvanian dies waiting for an organ transplant.
- One organ donor can save up to eight lives and a tissue donor can improve the livers of more than 100 others.
Register to become an organ donor. It only takes 30 seconds to save a life.