Overview

The first lung transplant was performed in 1996 at Jackson Memorial Hospital. Today, we have completed over 100 lung and heart-lung transplants, with competitive transplant rates and waiting times for our candidates. With our team of world-renowned,highly specialized thoracic and transplant surgeons from UHealth, we continue to receive national recognition for transplant rates and outcomes.

Lung
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease(COPD)/Emphysema
  • Cystic fibrosis (CF)
  • Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
  • Non-specific interstitial pneumonia
  • Pulmonary arterial hypertension
  • Sarcoidosis

Heart-Lung
  • Congenital heart disease with Eisenmenger syndrome
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Pulmonary arterial hypertension
  • Primary lung disease with acquiredheart disease