Pediatric Transplant Center
At the Pediatric Transplant Center at CHOP, our team of world-renowned experts addresses all of the transplant needs of children and families, from evaluation through long-term, post-surgical care. We treat patients with some of the most complex cases and perform more than 100 transplants a year, typically exceeding national expected outcomes.
When Kendall was only 3 years old when he was diagnosed with a rare condition called Kawasaki disease, experienced a sudden heart attack, and received a life-saving heart transplant at CHOP.
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Transplant Center has met extensive quality criteria to be recognized as a Center of Excellence by OptumHealth and an Institute of Excellence by Aetna.