The links below will provide information on our Adult Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program. This material comes directly from our Kidney Transplant Patient Education Guide.
- Table of Contents
- Transplant Team
- Before Transplant
- Weight Loss
- Living Donor Kidney
- Inpatient Stay and Discharge
- Clinical Studies
- Financial Aspects
Below is an education resource provided to all patients at their evaluation appointment. This is contains helpful information for patients as they start their transplant journey.
Below is a condensed version of the kidney patient education materials. This contains key information that is essential for our kidney transplant patients. We have also translated this into Spanish and Arabic.
- Condensed Kidney Booklet - English
- Condensed Kidney Booklet - Spanish
- Condensed Kidney Booklet - Arabic
The U-M Transplant Center also offers a free Kidney Transplantation Education app for Apple and Android.
Living Kidney Donation
There are several advantages for a transplant candidate to receive a living kidney transplant. The major advantage is that the recipient does not have to wait as long for a transplant. Learn more about living kidney donation and becoming a living kidney donor (English) and (Spanish).