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Pancreas Transplant


UCLA Pancreas Transplant

Since 1993, our skilled UCLA surgeons have performed life-changing pancreas transplants to help certain patients who have Type 1 diabetes gain freedom from insulin dependence. We offer comprehensive treatment services that few other institutions can match. Learn more about our approach to care

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Why Choose UCLA Pancreas Transplant?

Our program features:

  • Highly specialized team: Our approach involves a cohesive team of medical and surgical experts who specialize in pancreatic and endocrine disease and work together to plan all aspects of your care. Our team also includes dedicated transplant coordinators, a social worker and a dietician.

  • Personal care and outstanding outcomes: Our program strives to develop a personal relationship with our patients, in addition to providing excellent care.

  • Multi-organ surgical expertise: Our fellowship-trained surgeons are highly skilled in complex and advanced procedures, including kidney transplant and transplantation of multiple organs. Many of our pancreas transplant patients also need another transplanted organ.

  • Innovation: Our physicians and researchers are known as pioneers in transplantation of the pancreas and other organs. We have also made groundbreaking advances in auto islet transplant. Read more about our research and clinical trials.

Contact Us

UCLA Pancreas Transplant Program
200 UCLA Medical Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095
(310) 825-6836

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