Mayo Clinic, with transplant services in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota, performs more transplants than does any other medical center in the world. Mayo Clinic's integrated teams of surgeons, doctors, transplant nurses, pharmacists, social workers and others work together to manage every aspect of your transplant from planning through post-transplant care. Mayo Clinic doctors work closely with you to develop an individualized treatment plan based on your condition.
Mayo Clinic in Florida and Minnesota offer lung transplantation. You may be evaluated for a lung transplant at one Mayo Clinic location, but you may have a lung transplant or follow-up appointments at another Mayo location if it's in your best interest. Doctors collaborate with staff in other Mayo locations to provide your care.
Mayo Clinic has performed more than 500 lung transplants since the lung transplant program began in 1990. The first clinical organ transplant at Mayo took place in 1963. Since then, Mayo's efforts to continually improve and expand organ transplantation have placed Mayo at the leading edge of clinical and basic transplant research worldwide. Research activities in the Transplant Center at Mayo Clinic have contributed significantly to the current successful outcomes of lung transplantation.
Mayo Clinic has one of the largest and most experienced transplant practices in the United States, with campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota. Staff skilled in more than a dozen specialties work together to ensure quality care and successful recovery.
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