Pediatric Transplant Volumes

The Hillman Center for Pediatric Transplantation is one of the most active transplant centers in the United States. Since our program began, we've performed more than 3,300 transplants on children in need of life-saving organs.

See our patient volumes for:

Total Transplants

112 in 2015

3,206 through 12/31/2014

Abdominal Transplant Volumes

We're one of the most active pediatric transplant centers in the nation, having performed more than 1,800 abdominal transplants, including liver, liver/kidney, living-donor liver, liver/small bowel, small bowel/multivisceral.

Transplant Type 2015 Program Inception Through 12/31/2014
Liver and Liver/Kidney 24 1,384
Living-Donor Liver 11 115
Liver/Small Bowel 1 112
Small Bowel/Multivisceral 6 145
Subtotal 42 1,756

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

Kidney Transplant Volumes

We've helped hundreds of children in need of kidney transplants, making Children's one of the most active kidney transplant centers in the country. Our team also performed the world’s first living-related pediatric kidney/bone marrow transplant.

Transplant Type 2015 Program Inception Through 12/31/2014
Living-Donor Kidney 8 200
Deceased-Donor Kidney 8 304
Subtotal 16 504

Blood and Marrow Transplant Volumes

Transplant Type 2014 Program Inception Through 12/31/2013
Allo Blood and Marrow Transplants 24 287
Auto 10 181
Total 34 468

Sources: Internal data, Hillman Center for Pediatric Transplantation; Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (, December 2015 release.