Among our goals, we seek to increase the chances of Texans who need a transplant--especially those in the Houston/Galveston area--of getting an organ transplant. With Galveston in Southwest Transplant Alliance organ procurement organization, a different organization than Houston, patients can double list at UTMB for organ transplantation to increase their chance of transplant.
We're working to broaden the types of transplants conducted at UTMB, and, through our first class research activities, we work to provide innovative treatments from bench to bed-side.
Regardless of the type of procedure, our surgeons and medical subspecialists work very closely to ensure that our transplantation patients receive the most advanced treatments possible. Our Texas Transplant Center care team also works diligently with our patients, their families and you, the referring physician, to provide constant feedback regarding your patient’s health status. We believe good communication is the key to providing exemplary patient care.
If you think just one of your patients might benefit from our program or if you simply want more information about our center and its capabilities, we are at your service. Our 24/7 phone number is (800) 323-4109.
Each of us at the Texas Transplant Center looks forward to serving you and your patients.