Kidney Transplant Outcomes and Volume at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

Our experts have helped hundreds of children in need of kidney transplants.

Kidney Transplant Survival Rates

Our kidney transplant program's survival rates are among the best in the U.S.:

  • One year: 100% (U.S. average: 100%).
  • Three years: 100% (U.S. average: 99%).

Kidney Transplant Volumes at UPMC Children's Hospital

UPMC Children's is one of the most active kidney transplant centers in the U.S.

We did the world's first living-related pediatric kidney/bone marrow transplant.

Transplant Type 2022 Program Inception Through 12/31/2021
Living-Donor 7 258
Deceased-Donor 14 354
Subtotal 21 612

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Contact the Kidney Transplant Program at UPMC Children's

If you have questions or concerns about your child's kidney disease or transplant, call our team at 412-692-5182.