• Kidney Transplant Surgery
    Kidney Transplant Surgery Kidney or Pancreas Transplant Surgery at The Transplant Institute at Methodist Dallas When an organ becomes available and a patient is cleared for surgery, the multidisciplinary transplant team at The Transplant Institute at ...
  • A Donor and Recipient Meeting 3 Years in the Making
    Altruistic Donor and Recipient Highlight the Impact of Organ Donation After reading about the great need for kidney donors three years ago, software designer Matt Heard decided to do something most people would consider unconventional. He chose to ...
  • Kidney Transplants
    Kidney Transplants Comprehensive, Compassionate Care for Kidney Transplant and Pancreas Transplant Patients Methodist Dallas Medical Center has earned Center of Excellence designation for Adult Kidney Transplants from Optumhealth SM Care Solutions At ...
  • Two Brothers Show Their Love Through Living Donor Kidney Transplant at Methodist Dallas
    At 21 years old, most of us are out exploring the world and the adventures it has to offer us throughout our lives. When illness strikes, as it did for Sergio Grifaldo, that world changes drastically. At this young age, Sergio developed kidney ...
  • The Wait is Over: A Kidney Transplant After 24 Years
    People are impatient; we are always in a hurry and we rarely pause. To work, to school, to anywhere we are going. We also want immediate answers. Cesar Duran didn't have the good fortune of having an answer at the touch of a smartphone or at the ...
  • Methodist Dallas Transplant Institute Performs First Robotic Kidney Auto-Transplant in North Texas
    Patient with rare, painful condition has kidney transplanted from one side to the other DALLAS – Surgeons at Methodist Dallas Medical Center continue to innovate in the field of robotic surgery. On December 14, 2016, transplant surgeons Alejandro ...
  • Mother-Daughter Kidney Transplant on Facebook Live
  • Is a Kidney or Pancreas Transplant Right For You?
    Is Kidney or Pancreas Transplant Right for You? Kidney Transplant and Pancreas Transplant Guidelines and Screenings Organ Transplantation – a Lifesaving Option Organ transplants save tens of thousands of lives every year, but transplants are not ...
  • Transplant Guidelines
    Transplant Guidelines Guidelines for Potential Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Patients At the Methodist Dallas Transplant Institute, we want to do all we can to make sure kidney transplant , kidney-pancreas transplants, or pancreas transplants are ...
  • Transplant Patient Success Stories
    Transplant Patient Success Stories Inspiring transplant, liver, kidney, and pancreas disease stories from patients at Methodist Dallas Pamela Agee – paired kidney donation success story Paired organ donation gave Pam Agee a new kidney and more time ...
  • Kidney Transplant Physicians and Team
    Kidney Transplant Physicians and Team Exceptional Physicians, Exceptional Care The internationally recognized group of skilled physicians providing care at The Transplant Institute at Methodist Dallas has helped secure our position as one of the ...
  • Pancreas Transplants
    Pancreas Transplants Pancreas Transplant Options at The Transplant Institute at Methodist Dallas Pancreas Transplant or Pancreas-After-Kidney Transplant Guidelines People under the age of 50 with type 1 diabetes who also meet the guidelines for ...
  • Kidney & Pancreas Transplantation
    Kidney & Pancreas Transplant World-class clinical expertise with a personal touch Methodist Dallas has been doing kidney transplants for more than three decades. To date, we have performed over 2,600 kidney transplants with outcomes that meet or ...
  • Cesar Duran
    Cesar Duran – kidney transplant success story Making up for lost time A new kidney brings an end to 24 years of dialysis for Cesar Duran “I was hopeful but never thought I would get another transplant, and now I feel so much better.” Exceptional. ...
  • Glossary of Transplant Terms
    Glossary of Transplant Terms Understanding organ transplant terms If you're looking into organ transplantation or organ donation for the first time, you're likely to come across words and terms you don't recognize or understand. This glossary of ...
  • Transplant FAQs
    FAQs About Organ Transplant FAQs About Transplant Surgery at The Transplant Institute at Methodist Dallas The prospect of an organ transplant may seem overwhelming. To help you feel better prepared and more informed, The Transplant Institute at ...
  • History of the Transplant Institute
    History of the The Transplant Institute at Methodist Dallas 30 Years of Organ Transplant Surgery Experience and Expertise in Dallas, Texas Throughout its history, The Transplant Institute at Methodist Dallas has maintained a commitment to innovation ...
  • Twice a Recipient: Alive and Kicking Through Kidney Living Donation
    When kidney disease first struck Carol Pressley, she had no idea how her family would step up to ensure she lived a happy, healthy life to the fullest. Not only does Carol feel the love from her family, she has physical evidence to prove it. When ...
  • Online Organ Transplant Resources
    Online Organ Transplant Resources Links to websites with additional information about organ transplant surgery and organ donation. If you have additional questions about organ donation, organ transplantation, or anything related to these topics, ...
  • Sergio Grifaldo
    Sergio Grifaldo – kidney transplant success story The gift of brotherly love How Francisco Grifaldo’s kidney donation saved his brother’s life Brothers Sergio (left) and Francisco Grifaldo are closer than ever since Francisco donated one of his ...
  • Living Organ Donation & Paired Donor Kidney Exchange
    Living Organ Donation and Paired Donor Kidney Exchange Living Donors Fill Gap in Organ Donation Currently, more than 123,000 men, women and children are awaiting organ transplants in the United States. For specific numbers visit unos.org . The good ...
  • Molly Sager Harvell
    Molly Sager Harvell – Kidney Robotic Autotransplant Success Story A First For Texas A Robotic Autotransplant Means Relief for Molly Sager Harvell “I am so happy to have my life back,” Molly says with a smile. No Treatment, No Medication, No Amount of ...
  • Megan and Michael Brooks
    Megan and Michael Brooks Wife Donates Kidney to Husband on Wedding Anniversary at Methodist Dallas Medical Center 04/28/2011 DALLAS – Four years ago when Megan Brooks promised "to have and to hold" Michael Brooks as her husband, she didn't know their ...
  • Mahmoud Shmaitelly
    Mahmoud Shmaitelly – Kidney Transplant Success Story From dark night shifts to bright new days A prison sentence. That’s how Mahmoud Shmaitelly refers to his 2½ years on kidney dialysis. “You aren’t free because you have to be on that machine to stay ...
  • Mitch York
    Mitch York – Kidney Transplant Success Story A kidney transplant from a stranger gives new life to father Mitch York (left) and Matt Deffebach now share a life-saving bond as kidney transplant recipient and donor at the Methodist Dallas Transplant ...
  • The Transplant Institute at Methodist Dallas
    The Transplant Institute at Methodist Dallas Advantage Choosing The Transplant Institute at Methodist Dallas There’s a long list of reasons we think you’ll want to choose The Transplant Institute at Methodist Dallas for your kidney transplant or ...
  • Methodist Transplant Institute Offers Life-Saving Pancreas Removal Alternative
    Discover how pancreas removal by Dr. Dickerman at Methodist Transplant Institute in Dallas gave two sisters hope for a healthy, new life! Like most sisters, Lauren Moffett and Megan Picou share many things, such as a teaching career, music and ...
  • About
    About Excellence in Hepatology, Biliary and Pancreatic Disease Management, and Transplantation The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary disease management center specializing in diseases of the liver, bile ducts, ...
  • Amy Brown
    Popular Dallas Singer Leaves Hospital after Double Transplant at Methodist Dallas 12/06/2010 Amy Brown with her parents, Mike & Julie, as she prepares to leave Methodist Dallas Medical Center after her double transplant. DALLAS – Singer Amy Brown, ...
  • Transplant Services
    The Transplant Institute at Methodist Dallas Long-standing, Patient-centered, The Transplant Institute at Methodist Dallas Offering Hope to Organ Recipients and Their Families For more than 30 years, specialists at The Transplant Institute at ...
  • Financial Options
    Financial Options Financial Solutions for Transplant Surgery Patients At The Transplant Institute at Methodist Dallas, we pride ourselves on helping people through every step of the transplant process — this means finances as well. Dedicated ...
  • Organ Transplant Waiting List
    Organ Transplant Waiting List Getting on the Organ Transplant Waiting List When a patient is accepted as a transplant candidate, his or her name will be added to the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) national waiting list for donated organs. ...
  • Post-Transplant Care and Support
    Post-Transplant Care and Support Recovery from Kidney Transplant and/or Pancreas Transplant A truly successful kidney transplant and/or pancreas transplant means a return to good health, not just a smooth surgery. To help our patients regain total ...
  • International Patients
    International Patients Special Support for International Organ Transplant Patients and Their Families Because patients from other countries may need to make special arrangements, the professionals at The Transplant Institute at Methodist Dallas offer ...
  • Contact Us
    Contact Us Contact Information for Transplant Services at Methodist Dallas Medical Center Kidney Transplant Kidney Transplant or Pancreas Transplant 1441 N. Beckley Avenue 4th Floor Service Building Dallas, Texas 75203 Phone: 214-947-1800 Toll-free: ...
  • Organ Donation
    Organ Donation Organ Donation: The Gift of Life Donating a lifesaving organ is the most selfless gift you could ever give. More than 100,000 Americans are on organ donor waiting lists, and many of their lives depend on finding a suitable organ or ...
  • Donnie Campbell
    Donnie Campbell and Ronny Golden – Kidney Transplant Success Story Strangers united by an incredible gift Donnie Campbell and Ronny Golden have a lot more in common than rhyming first names. Both are hardworking men in their 50s with supportive ...
  • FAQs
    FAQs About Organ Donation Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Organ Donation It’s natural to have some questions about passing on your organs or tissues to others. We hope these answers can help. Who can become an organ donor? Anyone can ...
  • Patient and Family Resources
    Patient and Family Resources Information for Organ Recipients, Organ Donors, and Their Families Whether you or a loved one needs a liver transplant, a kidney transplant, or a combined kidney-pancreas transplant, the professional staff at The ...
  • Our Doctors Elected Best in Texas for 2014
    The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas proudly announces their winners for D Magazine’s Best Doctors and Texas Super Doctors featured in Texas Monthly magazine for 2014, placing a spotlight on their multidisciplinary approach and excellence in ...
  • Living Magazine Spotlights Yet Another Liver Transplant Success Story from The Liver Institute!
    The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas is thrilled to share their latest success story featured in Living Magazine. Fred Farley, a U.S. Navy veteran, had the pleasure of being presented on the cover of the July 2016 issue. Inside, he credits Dr. ...
  • Medical Services
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  • Contact Us
    Contact Us Contact Information for Transplant Services at Methodist Dallas Medical Center Kidney Transplant or Pancreas Transplant 1441 N. Beckley Avenue 4th Floor Service Building Dallas, Texas 75203 Phone: 214-947-1800 Toll-free: 1-800-284-2185 ...
  • Rotation Overview
    Nephrology Fellowship Rotation Overview Comprehensive Nephrology Training in Dallas Below, you will find a review of the various departments you will rotate through during your Nephrology Scholarship. During each rotation , you will gains hands-on ...
  • Manley Carpenter
    Manley Carpenter – Kidney Disease Patient Success Story Saving the day — and a kidney! After more than a dozen doctors failed to help Manley Carpenter, Methodist Dallas responded and restored his health. As far as Amarillo resident Manley Carpenter ...
  • Texas man gives brother a kidney for Christmas
    Dallas—A Mabank, Texas man only wanted one thing for Christmas this year – a healthy new kidney. Thanks to his younger brother and surgeons at Methodist Dallas Medical Center, 31-year-old Ryan Massengale got the gift he so badly needed. Ryan was born ...
  • Vice President 'Trailblazer' of The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas Wins Prestigious National Award
    The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas Medical Center is proud to announce Tracy Giacoma as the 2015 award winner of the Deedle Heckenkemper Leader in Transplant Administration. Giacoma, Vice President of Transplant Services at Methodist Dallas, ...
  • D Magazine Asks the Transplant Experts - Organ Transplant Answers
    When illness strikes, how do you choose the facility that is right for you? In D Magazine’s Ask The Expert, The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas is here to guide you! When choosing your healthcare professionals, there are important questions to ...
  • Leadership at Methodist Dallas
    John E. Phillips, FACHE, President, Methodist Dallas Medical Center President, Methodist Dallas Medical Center John Phillips is president of Methodist Dallas Medical Center. Phillips has been a member of the Methodist family since 2011, having served ...
  • Why Choose Methodist Dallas for Pancreatic Care
    Why Choose Methodist Dallas for Pancreatic Care Why Choose Methodist for Pancreatic Cancer Treatment Nationally recognized, patient focused, life-giving options for pancreatic cancer patients At Methodist Dallas, we consider it a privilege to partner ...
  • The Liver Institute Announces Their 2015 Winners for D Magazine's Best Doctors!
    The falling leaves and cooler fall temperature are not the only signs that the holidays are upon us, it also means D Magazine has released their Best Doctors issue for 2015 ! The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas is excited to reveal both new and ...
  • The Winners Have Been Selected! Meet The Liver Institute's Super Doctors and Rising Stars for 2015!
    Earlier this year, The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas introduced several members of their team as Super Doctors Rising Stars. Now, as 2015 draws to an end, The Liver Institute is thrilled to announce that, for another consecutive year, its ...
  • DFW Liver & Gut Club Puts Hepatitis C Treatment in the Spotlight
    Each year, The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas hosts the DFW Liver and Gut Club event to provide continuing medical education for attending physicians, including gastroenterologists, hepatologists, internists and physician extenders. The ...
  • Pancreatic Care Team
    Pancreatic Care Team at Methodist Dallas The Multidisciplinary Pancreatic Care Team at Methodist Dallas Communication, collaboration, and compassion At Methodist Dallas, pancreatic cancer patients are cared for by a multidisciplinary team. This ...
  • Our Physicians
    Liver Institute Physicians Meet the Physicians at The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas Independently practicing physicians at The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas remain easily accessible and readily available to meet the needs of both ...
  • It's National Donate Life Month! Are you a donor?
    This April, Methodist Dallas Medical Center celebrates the 50th Anniversary of National Donate Life Month. In 2010, President Obama made this proclamation to bring awareness to the organ donor program as well as to honor those that have passed their ...
  • Check out Dr. Hector Nazario and the rest of the team in the March issue of Living Magazine!
    Recently, Dr. Hector E. Nazario and the partnering physicians at The Liver Institute at The Methodist Dallas Medical Center had the pleasure of being featured in the March 2015 issue of Living Magazine. This issue was distributed to homes throughout ...
  • For Professionals
    For Professionals Providing the highest level of care and communication for mutual patients REFERRING DOCTORS CONTACT US: 214.947.4400 or 1.877.4A.LIVER (phone) | 214.947.4404 (fax) Download Referral Form Download Enrolling Clinical Studies Download ...
  • Pharmacy Residency Faculty
    Oluwabunmi Abraham, PharmD Degree - PharmD., Xavier University of Louisiana College of Pharmacy PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency - Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital Certification: APhA Certified Immunizer, BLS Professional Experience: Clinical Pharmacist, ...
  • Medical Services
    Medical Services High Quality Health Services in Dallas When you or a loved one is in need of medical care, the dedicated and compassionate staff of Methodist Dallas Medical Center is here to help. It is important to have medical providers near you ...
  • Transplant Physician Referral
    For Transplant Physician Referral Referring Potential Transplant Patients to The Transplant Institute at Methodist Dallas If you are a physician considering referring your patients to The Transplant Institute at Methodist Dallas, you can do so with ...
  • Innovative Surgical Services
    Innovative Surgical Services Innovative Surgery and Comprehensive Treatment for Liver, Biliary, and Pancreas Disease The Liver Institute's fellowship-trained surgeons are highly skilled in performing complex liver, bile duct and pancreatic tumor ...
  • Nephrology Fellowship
    Dallas Nephrology Fellowship Prepare for Your Career at Methodist Health System The Nephrology Fellowship Program is a two-year ACGME accredited program that prepares trainees in all areas of clinical nephrology including: Transplantation ...
  • Program Highlights
    General Surgery Residency Program Highlights Methodist Health System’s Residency Programs in Dallas Methodist Dallas Medical Center is a 585-bed private, nonprofit hospital located just south of downtown Dallas in the historic, tree-lined area known ...
  • Physician Opportunities
    Physician Careers Guided by the founding principles of life, learning & compassion, Methodist Health System’s mission is to provide quality, integrated health care to improve & save lives in North Texas. We are one of Texas’ leading teaching and ...
  • Careers
    Careers Career opportunities at Methodist Health System in North Texas Thank you for visiting this site to learn more about your career at Methodist Health System and the Methodist Family Health Centers and Medical Groups.* Our service area stretches ...
  • Javier Espinosa
    Javier Espinosa – Liver Transplant Success Story From college senior to liver transplant patient to filmmaker, star athlete, and beyond A transplant gave Javier a new liver and a new love. In January 2007, Javier Espinosa was living the life of a ...
  • About
    Methodist Dallas Medical Center Methodist Dallas – Committed to Our Community, Committed to Your Care Since 1927, Methodist Dallas Medical Center has served North Texas as a leader in sophisticated, compassionate medical care with world-class medical ...
  • Quality & Awards
    Methodist Dallas Medical Center Awards Methodist Dallas received an “A” safety rating from The Leapfrog Group ® , a national patient safety watchdog, for the 4 th consecutive period, in Spring 2017. Methodist Dallas was among only 30% of hospitals ...
  • PGY2 Critical Care Residency
    Purpose The ASHP-accredited PGY2 critical care residency program at Methodist Dallas Medical Center (MDMC) produces graduates capable of practicing as clinical specialists in multiple areas of adult critical care including medicine, surgery/trauma, ...
  • History
    History Methodist Health System — a history of caring for our community Methodist Hospital of Dallas groundbreaking, 1924 Methodist Health System is one of North Texas' oldest nonprofit health systems. We've gone through many changes over the ...
  • Living Magazine Shares Successes in Lifesaving Care at The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas
    As teenagers, most of us have few worries, are focused on enjoying life, and are brimming with excitement for what the future holds. However, this is not the case for everyone as Sayon Thill discovered at the young age of only 13. During a battle ...