Organ Transplantation


Welcome to the Organ Transplantation Division at Hackensack University Medical Center. We perform adult kidney, pancreas, and simultaneous kidney/pancreas, and pediatric kidney transplant surgeries and provide all necessary services to support and guide you through the transplantation experience.

Transplant Resources

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Our Organ Transplant Specialists


A Second Chance


Blood and Marrow Stem Cell Transplantation Program

The BMT program, which offers both autologous and donor stem cell transplantations, has consistently been awarded highest grades by FACT accreditation for 25 years.

Pioneering approaches around the world

Transplant Surgery Procedures

If you are living with progressive chronic kidney disease or have kidney failure, a transplant may be an option for you. Regardless of your age or the primary cause of your kidney failure, we will evaluate you to determine whether you are suitable for a transplant.

See if you are a candidate

Organ Transplant Glossary of Terms

Become familiar with terminology related to transplantation with this list.

Gain a better understanding

Transplant Evaluation Process

First you will undergo an evaluation that will assess your physical health status and eligibility for surgery. Since transplant candidates have many emotions and questions surrounding the procedure and the care and lifestyle afterwards, you’ll also be evaluated for mental health and support services needs.

Find your match