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.

Research and Clinical Studies

As a nationally recognized research center, UPMC Children’s Hospital’s Pediatric Liver Transplant Program participates in the latest clinical studies, which involve human volunteers and are intended to add to our medical understanding.