Patient Care

Yale New Haven Transplantation Center (YNHTC) offers comprehensive, multidisciplinary care and treatment for patients with end stage organ failure. YNHTC focuses on three primary areas: patient care, research and education. The clinical divisions-liver, kidney and pancreas- draw upon Yale University Medical School and Yale-New Haven Hospital’s long tradition of excellence. Our Histocompatibility and Immune Evaluation Laboratory provides state-of-the-art laboratory and diagnostic services. Our Transplant Surgeons work closely with many disciplines including, Hepatology, Immunology, Pathology, Nephrology, Cardiology, Infectious Disease, Pediatrics, Dermatology, Anesthesiology and Intensive Care to provide cutting edge, state of the art transplant services through Yale School of Medicine and Yale-New Haven Hospital. Our efforts are dedicated to the highest level of compassionate and ethical care for our patients, while we continue to develop new strategies for improving organ transplantation as well as preserving organs through innovative clinical research, including clinical trials, and basic science research.

Services include:
  • Adult to adult living donor liver transplantation 
  • Pediatric living donor liver transplantation 
  • Minimally invasive techniques for living-donor operations for kidney transplantation 
  • Adult and Pediatric kidney transplantation 
  • Adult and Pediatric liver transplantation 
  • Pancreas transplantation 
  • Combined organ transplantation including kidney/pancreas, kidney/liver and kidney/heart 
  • Surgical therapy of diseases of the liver and biliary systems 
  • Surgical therapy for patients with end-stage kidney disease 
  • Surgical therapy for patients with end-stage liver disease 
  • Comprehensive evaluation and diagnosis for patients with end-stage kidney or liver diseases 
  • Comprehensive tissue typing and immune evaluation services 
  • Leading edge treatment options for immunosuppression 
  • Thorough follow-up and psychosocial support