Resources for Transplant Patients
Our Approach to Care
For nearly three decades, our center has developed life-saving techniques that have revolutionized transplant medicine for patients around the globe. As you prepare for transplantation surgery, we encourage you to ask questions if there is something that you do not understand. We are committed to your good health.
Transplant Center Patient Guide (PDF)
Contains information for a wide variety of transplant surgery topics
Transplant Surgery: What to Expect
Learn what to expect as your transplant surgery approaches, how to prepare for it and post-operative instructions
Caring for Yourself and Your Transplant
Learn what to expect when coming to Mass General for abdominal transplant (kidney, liver, pancreas)
How to Find a Living Kidney Donor
Join an upcoming event to learn how to find a living donor for yourself or a loved one.
Medications after Transplant Surgery (PDF)
Learn how to properly manage medication after your transplant surgery
Financial Information and Insurance (PDF)
Read answers to commonly asked questions about financial information and insurance
Caring for your New Organ: Rejection (PDF)
Learn about organ rejection, how to prevent it and what to do if it happens
Questions to Ask Your Transplant Team (PDF)
Download a list of helpful questions to ask your care team
Request an Appointment: Pancreas Transplant
Request an appointment for the Pancreas Transplant Program
Online Patient Education Materials
We have taken several additional measures to ensure the safety of patients including creating educational materials that can be easily shared online.
An Innovator in the Transplant Field
The only center in the region to offer adult patients transplantation for every organ, the Transplant Center is a destination for any patient requiring transplantation, including multiple organ transplants and advanced care options.