Pediatric Pancreas and Kidney/Pancreas Transplant
Jackson Health System has resumed normal operations at a majority of its facilities.
The UHealth Jackson Urgent Care at Cutler Bay is now open
The UHealth Jackson Urgent Care center at Keystone Point is now open
The UHealth Jackson Urgent Care center at Country Walk is now open
The Jefferson Reaves remain closed due to power outages.
To reschedule an appointment, please call 305-585-6000. Updated information for UHealth Jackson Urgent Care centers is available at JacksonUrgentCare.com.
OR Time/ Hospital Stay
- Simultaneous Pancreas/Kidney (SPK) 6-12 hours
- Pancreas 4-6 hours
Time in hospital:
Discharge teaching will begin from time of admission for transplant and have support system available
Discharge when medically stable, even if you may not feel ready
SPK 7 days
Where is the pancreas placed?
Will my Pancreas or Kidney/Pancreas work immediately?
Most organs work immediately. Some take a period of time to begin functioning. The patient may require a dialysis session(s) for the kidney until kidney function is established and supplemental insulin if pancreas function is delayed.
Pediatric Kidney-Pancreas and Pancreas Transplant
Highland Professional Building
1801 N.W. 9th Avenue
Miami, FL 33136