Pediatric Liver Transplant Program at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh provides a full range of pediatric liver transplant services before, during, and after transplant.

Liver Transplant Program Highlights

  • We've performed more pediatric liver transplants than any other center in the United States, according to the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS).
  • Our one-year survival rate for pediatric liver transplant patients is 100 percent compared to a national average of 96 percent, according to the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, Jan. 2017 release.
  • We're a leading center for pediatric living-donor liver transplantation, performing more than any other pediatric transplant center in the US.
  • We have the largest geographic draw of patients compared to other pediatric transplant centers in the country.
  • We've performed more transplants for patients with metabolic disease than any other center, including adult facilities.
  • Watch the Video: Children’s Hospital Pediatric Transplant Program.
  • Follow us on Twitter @CHPtransplant.

Learn more about our volumes and outcomes.



Clinical Studies

  • Liver Transplant

    UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 3
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224
  • Immunosuppressive Drugs and Liver Transplants

    In Vitro Correlates of Transplant Tolerance in Children Off Immunosuppression

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    Liver Failure Treatment Through Cell Transplant

    Hepatocyte Transplantation for Acute Decompensated Liver Failure

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    Metabolic Disorder Treatment Through Liver Cell Transplant

    Hepatocyte Transplantation for Liver-Based Metabolic Disorders

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    Thymoglobulin Use in Liver Transplant Patients

    Pharmacodynamics, Pharmacogenomics and Preliminary Safety and Efficacy of rATG Induction and Tacrolimus Monotherapy in Pediatric Liver Transplantation

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