Care team roles

Mayo Clinic doctors trained in transplantation work with doctors trained in diabetes, endocrinology and other areas to care for people receiving a pancreas transplant.

Your transplant team may include transplant surgeons, transplant doctors, a transplant coordinator, a clinical nurse specialist, nurses, social workers, a dietitian, physical therapists, pharmacists, infectious disease doctors, a chaplain and a financial representative.


By Location

  1. Arizona
  2. Florida
  3. Minnesota

Arizona doctors by specialty

Kidney and pancreas transplant

Abdominal transplant surgery (kidney, pancreas, and liver transplant surgeries)

  1. Winston R. Hewitt Jr., M.D.
  2. Nitin N. Katariya, M.D.
  3. Adyr A. Moss, M.D.
  4. Kunam S. Reddy, MBBS

Kidney and pancreas transplant medicine

  1. Harini A. Chakkera, M.D.
  2. Raymond L. Heilman, M.D.
  3. Hasan A. Khamash, M.D.

Minnesota doctors by specialty

Kidney and pancreas transplant

Kidney transplant specialists

  1. Hatem Amer, M.D.
  2. Edward T. Casey, D.O.
  3. Fernando G. Cosio, M.D.
  4. Carl H. Cramer II, M.D.
  5. Yogish C. Kudva, MBBS
  6. Timothy S. Larson, M.D.
  7. Elizabeth C. Lorenz, M.D.
  8. Suzanne M. Norby, M.D.
  9. Carrie A. Schinstock, M.D.
  10. Thomas R. Schwab, M.D., Medical Director, Kidney Pancreas Transplant Program
  11. Sandra J. Taler, M.D.
  12. Stephen C. Textor, M.D.

Kidney and pancreas transplant surgeons

  1. Patrick G. Dean, M.D.
  2. Julie K. Heimbach, M.D., Surgical Director, Liver Transplant Program
  3. Scott L. Nyberg, M.D., Ph.D.
  4. Mikel Prieto, M.D., Surgical Director, Kidney Pancreas Transplant Program
  5. Charles B. Rosen, M.D.
  6. Mark D. Stegall, M.D.
  7. Timucin Taner, M.D., Ph.D.