Transplant

Welcome to the Mayo Clinic Transplant page! Mayo Clinic is the largest integrated transplant provider in the United States, performing over 2,000 solid organ and bone marrow transplants each year at our campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota.

In these pages, there are materials for transplant recipients as well as living donors. No matter where you are in your transplant journey, our goal is to connect you to others and provide you with information and support.

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Dec 11, 2018

Transplant Hospitality Houses - A Home Away From Home

By Kristin Eggebraaten, Relations Coordinator @keggebraaten
Most patients don’t have a transplant center located in their hometown, so many have to travel hours to get their lifesaving treatment and surgery. Traveling for medical reasons can be expensive since it [...]
Transplant Hospitality Houses - A Home Away From Home
Nov 27, 2018

Living Kidney Donation Surgery Play-by-Play

By Kristin Eggebraaten, Relations Coordinator @keggebraaten
At Mayo Clinic, we are lucky to have not just one, but three transplant centers with some of the best transplant doctors in the world. And not only do they have the best medical knowledge and bedside manner for our patients, they're also willing to share their knowledge so we [...]
Living Kidney Donation Surgery Play-by-Play
Nov 13, 2018

Nondirect Donor Q&A with Kay Kosberg, R.N., C.C.T.C.

By Kristin Eggebraaten, Relations Coordinator @keggebraaten
If you are waiting for a kidney transplant, you are likely familiar with living donation. But did you know that not all potential donors have to be a relative or friend? Siblings and family should be considered first when looking for kidney donors, but a stranger might end up as [...]
Nondirect Donor Q&A with Kay Kosberg, R.N., C.C.T.C.
Oct 23, 2018

NASH Patients: Blog Round-Up

By Kristin Eggebraaten, Relations Coordinator @keggebraaten
Our Connect blog started in October 2016 with the goal of educating and empowering transplant patients. Fast forward approximately two years, and we have quite the archive of content and stories! In this post, we’re reviving three posts that appeared on our blog in the early days. [...]
NASH Patients: Blog Round-Up
Oct 9, 2018

Meet the Expert: Patti Weaver, R.N., Transplant Procurement Coordinator

By Kristin Eggebraaten, Relations Coordinator @keggebraaten
Readers: meet Patricia (Patti) Weaver, R.N., transplant procurement coordinator at Mayo Clinic’s campus in Jacksonville. Patti has a very interesting role with our transplant program, and we were so glad when she accepted our invitation to be interviewed for our blog. We hope you enjoy getting to know her a [...]
Meet the Expert: Patti Weaver, R.N., Transplant Procurement Coordinator

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