Heart/Lung Transplant Program

The Heart/Lung Transplant Program at CHOP is one of largest in the world and is known for its excellence and comprehensive approach to care. The world-renowned experts at the Program have performed more than 25 heart/lung transplants in young children.

Why Choose Us?

Our Transplant Center manages some of the most complex pediatric cases, performing more than 100 transplants a year and exceeding national expected outcomes. We care for children of all ages, from  the smallest infants through young adults.

Transplant Center Town Hall

The Pediatric Transplant Center held a Virtual Town Hall on September 7, 2021, to discuss frequently asked questions related to COVID-19, vaccines and back to school information transplant patients and families. Watch the recording

Traveling to Philadelphia

If you are anxious about traveling to Philadelphia, we're here to support you. View our resources for patients and families to learn more information about preparing for your appointment, a guide to procedures, overnight and extended hospital stays, where to stay, billing and insurance, and a video about what to expect

Our Team

The experts on the Heart/Lung Transplant team are a closely knit healthcare team, consisting of experts from our Heart Transplant Program and our Lung Transplant Program. This team has performed more than 25 heart/lung transplants in children and young adults.