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Transplantation gives hope to thousands of people with organ failure and provides many others with active and renewed lives.  Learn the Facts »

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Kidney Donation Chain

UCLA Kidney Exchange - Dr. Veale on The Doctors TV - One man's kidney donation launched a life-saving chain reaction.

Dr. Veale on The Doctors TV
One man’s kidney donation launched a life-saving chain reaction. Watch Video »

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UCLA Celebrates 32nd Anniversary of First Liver TransplantUCLA Celebrates 32nd anniversary of First Liver Transplant

The transplant program was inaugurated in 1984 and has grown to be the most active program in the world. Since the program's inception, liver transplants have been performed at UCLA for infants, children and adults, focusing on innovative surgical techniques, advances in immunosuppressive drugs and quality patient care. Read more »

Patient First to Bridge from Experimental Total Artificial Heart to Transplant

A petite 44-year-old woman at UCLA was the first patient in the world to receive a successful heart transplant after “bridging” with an experimental Total Artificial Heart designed for smaller patients. Read more »

Meet Our Physicians

Gregory Harmon, MD
Gregory Harmon, MD

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Intestinal Transplant

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