BSW Transplant Services is made up of an elite group of surgeons, headed by Göran B. Klintmalm, MD, Ph.D., FACS, Chairman and Chief of Annette C. and Harold C. Simmons Transplant Institute. Established in 1984, BSW Transplant Services, who works in collaboration with Annette C. and Harold C. Simmons Transplant Institute, is one of the Top 10 centers in the nation. In conjunction with the Transplant Institute, we also work closely with
Baylor Scott & White Liver and Pancreas Disease Center and
Baylor Scott & White Liver Consultants of Texas.
We offer comprehensive treatments for liver, kidney, pancreas, and islet transplantation. With more than
6,000 successful solid organs, bone and marrow transplants, we have established a reputation for excellence and innovation in patient care and research. We are proud to participate in more than 60 research protocols and have trained more than
47 transplant surgeons who are now operating worldwide. Our surgeons provide transplant services at two locations, Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas and Baylor Scott & White All Saints Medical Center - Fort Worth.
The cover of TIME Magazine’s January 2019 issue features a story on the first baby born at Baylor University Medical Center to a mother with a transplanted uterus in the United States. Our very own Drs. Testa and Johannesson and other BSW Transplant team members are featured.
Dallas, Texas— 48 year old Kenny DeCay of Arlington, TX is the recipient of the 1000th living donor kidney transplant at Baylor University Medical Center. DeCay’s donor, Janiece DeCay traveled from Atlanta, GA to give the gift of life to her brother-in-law. The Baylor Transplant program is the first in north Texas to reach this historic 1000th living donor kidney transplant milestone.
Congratulations to the Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas transplant team for the first baby to be born to a woman who received a uterus transplant on the downtown campus. The live birth, which occurred in November 2017 and was announced December 1, was the first to a uterine transplant recipient in the United States.
Baylor Scott & White Health performed its 500th solid organ transplant of 2017 - the most transplants its surgical teams have performed in any one year since the transplant program began 33 years ago.
Dr. Giuliano Testa and the team at
Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas performs first living-donor womb transplant in the United States.
Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas participates in the momentous unplanned event transplanting
12 organs in 24 hours, in turn giving nine patients the gift of life.
As of February 2016, Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas becomes the third hospital in the US to transplant 4,000 livers, including more than 55 living liver transplants - only the third program in the US to have done so.
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“Burden of Genius,” a film about Dr. Thomas Starzl and his journey into organ transplantation premiered in Texas at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas on October 30.