Liver Transplant Program

Preparing for Pediatric Liver Transplant Evaluation and the Waiting List

Your child's doctor may refer you to the Pediatric Liver Transplant Program at CHOP once she suspects your child needs a liver transplant. Here's what you need to know about the liver transplant process.

Before your child is placed on the liver transplant waiting list, he or she will need to undergo a transplant evaluation to determine if transplant is the best option. Please call the program's administrative assistant at 215-590-4281 to schedule your initial appointment, to meet the pediatric liver transplant team and start the transplant evaluation process.

When you come to the hospital for your first appointment, be sure to bring:

Your initial evaluation appointment will be on the main hospital campus. You can visit our directions page to get door-to-door directions from your area to the hospital. Once you're at the hospital, go to the third floor of the Wood building, in the GI Clinic, for your appointment.

See our liver transplant evaluation page for more information about what to expect.

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