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  89%  national average  93% 
3 Years  100%  national average  87% 

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  83%  national average  86% 
3 Years  80%  national average  69% 

Heart and Lung Transplant Volumes

Transplant Type 2016 Program Inception Through 12/31/2015
Heart 11 321
Lung 1 86
Heart/Lung 0 49
Subtotal 12 456

Sources: Internal data, Hillman Center for Pediatric Transplantation; Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (www.srtr.org), January 2017 release.