Lung transplant offers the promise of treatment for otherwise untreatable lung diseases. Our multidisciplinary care team evaluates candidates and treats their diseases at every stage, in one location, and attends to all related issues for patients and families. This comprehensive treatment ensures that every aspect of a child’s life is considered during treatment. Our patients stay at or nearby the hospital for several months after treatment and are followed daily to ensure the best possible outcome.
Our pre-transplant patient evaluations include:
Our post-transplant care includes:
We also manage immunosuppression, used to prevent the body from rejecting the transplanted organs. This includes care of rejection episodes and complications from immunosuppressive agents.