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.

PUBLIC PAGE
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
Sep 18, 2018

Self-Care Tips for Transplant Patients

By Kristin Eggebraaten, Relations Coordinator @keggebraaten
Whether you or your loved one is pre-transplant or post, you know the importance of basic self-care. Here’s a round-up of three posts reminding you to take care of yourself and adopt healthy habits. Hand Washing 101 Getting Ready for Flu Season: Should I Get Vaccinated? [...]
Self-Care Tips for Transplant Patients
Sep 4, 2018

Member Q&A with JK

By Kristen Quick, Marketing Specialist @kequick
If you follow our transplant discussion group, you’ve probably encountered member @contentandwell, or JK, in various threads. JK’s been part of our community since February 2017 and we’re so glad to learn from her experience receiving a liver transplant in 2016. It was an honor to have an e-interview with [...]
Member Q&A with JK

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