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Long-Standing Compassionate Care

If you or a family member need a kidney transplant, liver transplant, or have advanced liver disease, the nationally recognized kidney and liver transplant programs and the Center for Liver Disease at Tower Health Transplant Institute are here to help you through the process every step of the way.

Tower Health Transplant Institute makes the Tower Health system one of only a few in the region with the expertise to handle a wide variety of patients eligible for kidney transplant, liver transplant, hepatobiliary surgery, and medical management of liver diseases. Our team is proud to continue our tradition of excellence; at Hahnemann University Hospital the team had the only 5-star rated kidney transplant program in Pennsylvania and the third highest rated program in the United States (out of 261 programs nationwide as determined by Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, measuring patient survival one year after transplant, 1/1/2016 – 6/30/2018).

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After 20 years of kidney disease, Ron finally found his match in his wife of 40 years, Carmella. After a successful transplant with a team of doctors who made them feel like family, Ron and Carmella are finally enjoying their golden years together.
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Renowned surgeons, hepatologists, and nephrologists along with a specialized support team provide leading-edge therapies to manage and treat a variety of kidney and liver diseases.

We have extensive experience and provide unsurpassed expertise. Our leading-edge technology, and exceptional comprehensive care leads to better results and more successful procedures.

The transplant team of surgeons has performed more than 3,000 organ transplants. Transplant surgeries are performed at the state-of-the-art surgical facilities in the Reading Hospital HealthPlex, one of the most technologically advanced surgical facilities in the state. Patients will be seen in Reading and Center City Philadelphia.

The Tower Health Transplant Institute team cares for our patients with an integrative, multi-disciplinary approach. Through evaluation, pre-surgery management, surgery, postoperative care, and beyond, transplant patients have a highly skilled and empathetic team of experts deeply committed to improving their health and quality of life.

Advancing Transplants and Transforming Lives

Tower Health Transplant Institute is committed to delivering the highest caliber of service in an academic environment while also making compassion and an understanding of patients’ personal and emotional needs a priority. As a leader in organ transplant surgeries and medical management of kidney and liver disease, we dedicate ourselves to exceptional patient-centered care as we advance science through clinical research.

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Want to know more about Transplants?

To learn more about the Tower Health Transplant Institute’s organ transplant and medical management care, call us.