Overview

The first successful lung transplant at MTI was performed in 1996. Since then, our program has continued to grow having performed more than 100 lung transplants (adult and pediatric). Lung transplant offers patients suffering from pulmonary disease the opportunity to extend and enhance the quality of their life. With our team of world-renowned, highly specialized thoracic and transplant surgeons, and collaboration between adult and pediatric pulmonology experts, we continue to receive national recognition for our transplant rates. Our lung transplant provides each family with personalized and expert care along the entire spectrum.

Conditions that are offered lung transplant include:

  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
  • Non-specific interstitial pneumonia
  • Pulmonary arterial hypertension

Heart-Lung:

  • Congenital heart disease with Eisenmenger syndrome
  • Cystic fibrosis (CF)
  • Primary lung disease with acquired heart disease
  • Pulmonary arterial hypertension