Tower Health Transplant Institute
Advanced Life-Saving Organ Transplant Surgery, Long-Standing Compassionate Care
If you or a family member need a kidney transplant, liver transplant, or have advanced liver disease, the nationally recognized kidney and liver transplant programs and the Center for Liver Disease at Tower Health Transplant Institute are here to help you through the process every step of the way.
Tower Health Transplant Institute makes the Tower Health system one of only a few in the region with the expertise to handle a wide variety of patients eligible for kidney transplant, liver transplant, hepatobiliary surgery, and medical management of liver diseases. Our team is proud to continue our tradition of excellence; at Hahnemann University Hospital the team had the only 5-star rated kidney transplant program in Pennsylvania and the third highest rated program in the United States (out of 261 programs nationwide as determined by Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, measuring patient survival one year after transplant, 1/1/2016 – 6/30/2018).
Advancing Transplants and Transforming Lives
What does a team of nationally and internationally recognized transplant surgeons and physicians mean for you? See real patients whose lives have dramatically improved thanks to high-quality compassionate care.
Transplant Success Stories
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With renowned surgeons, hepatologists, and nephrologists along with a specialized support team with extensive experience, we provide unsurpassed expertise, leading-edge technology, and exceptional comprehensive care.
The transplant team of surgeons has performed more than 3,000 organ transplants. Transplant surgeries are performed at the state-of-the-art surgical facilities in the Reading Hospital HealthPlex, one of the most technologically advanced surgical facilities in the state. Patients will be seen in Reading and Center City Philadelphia.
The Tower Health Transplant Institute team cares for our patients with an integrative, multi-disciplinary approach. Through evaluation, pre-surgery management, surgery, postoperative care, and beyond, transplant patients have a highly skilled and empathetic team of experts deeply committed to improving their health and quality of life.
The Center for Liver Disease provides comprehensive care and leading-edge therapies to manage and treat a variety of liver diseases.
Tower Health Transplant Institute is committed to delivering the highest caliber of service in an academic environment while also making compassion and an understanding of patients’ personal and emotional needs a priority. As a leader in organ transplant surgeries and medical management of kidney and liver disease, we dedicate ourselves to exceptional patient-centered care as we advance science through clinical research.
To learn more about the Tower Health Transplant Institute’s organ transplant and medical management care, call 484-628-7700.