If your child needs a kidney transplant, you want an experienced team and support for the whole family. Nemours Children's surgeons in Delaware have performed 59 kidney transplants in the last 10 years and have some of the very best outcomes.
We were one of the first programs in the country to offer living donor kidney transplants in children. Our team is also involved in transplant research. This expertise and innovation are why we’re among the most respected programs in the country.
Nemours has everything you need, all in one place. We’re here from evaluation through transplant, and beyond. We provide guidance and strength and prepare your family for a successful recovery.
After transplant, our team helps your child stay healthy and strong. We watch them as they grow and develop. And when it’s time, we’ll help your child transition to adult health care. We’re with you every step of the way.
Kids who have an organ transplant can and do grow up healthy and strong. See how we help children play, jump and run again.
When a child has end-stage kidney disease or a kidney condition that can’t be treated by minor surgery or medicines, they may need a kidney transplant.
Nemours gives your child the highest level of care along the way. We provide:
The Nemours kidney transplant team is made up of many highly skilled professionals who work closely with your family. You can expect to meet:
Meet the Nemours kidney transplant team now.
Our transplant surgeons are experts. We help give kids the very best chance for a healthy, active life.
We have state-of-the-art equipment and facilities. From our operating rooms and labs, to our private rooms and amenities, you get quality care at a hospital just for kids. Take a virtual tour of Nemours Children’s Hospital, Delaware.
Do you have questions about kidney transplants? Find out what happens before, during and after the procedure from the experts at Nemours KidsHealth.org.Read More
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