Heart and Lung Transplant Surgery Outcomes

Heart Transplant Survival Rates

Children's Hospital is one of the most active pediatric transplant centers in the world for children in heart failure.

Heart Transplant Survival
1 Year  93%  national average  92% 
3 Years  100%  national average  88% 

Lung Transplant Survival Rates

Our transplant team performs lung transplants for children suffering from lung disease including cystic fibrosis and pulmonary hypertensionn.

Lung Transplant Survival
1 Year  100%  national average  87% 
3 Years  80%  national average  72% 

Heart and Lung Transplant Volumes

Transplant Type 2015 Program Inception Through 12/31/2014
Heart 10 311
Lung 2 84
Heart/Lung 0 49
Subtotal 12 444

Sources: Internal data, Hillman Center for Pediatric Transplantation; Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (www.srtr.org), June 2016 release.