Multi-Organ Transplant Institute

Patients at the Multi-Organ Transplant Institute choose Ochsner Health System for the peace of mind that comes with being at one of the leading hospitals in the nation for organ transplants. Over the past three decades, we’ve successfully performed more than 5,000 lifesaving liver, kidney, pancreas, heart and lung transplants, and have been ranked No. 1 in the nation for liver transplants for three years in a row, and is among the top hospitals for kidney transplants by CareChex.

Organ Transplants at Ochsner

We’re proud of our accomplishments in medicine, but delivering that peace of mind our patients deserve is about more than statistics. At Ochsner, we treat our patients, not just their condition. An experienced and dedicated team of surgeons, physicians and support specialists provides patients with the physical, emotional and practical support they need.  We also offer additional amentities to support patient and their loved ones like an on-campus hotel, the Brent House Hotel, and near by apartments for longer stays. Ochsner International Health Services Department available to assist with the unique ethnic and cultural needs of our patients.

Comprehensive Patient Care

Ochsner’s comprehensive team of transplant surgeons, physicians and support specialists are dedicated to clinical excellence and innovation.  For patients, this means:

  • Shorter wait times for transplant
  • Greater transplant success rates
  • Patient survival rates greater than national averages
  • Minimal surgery times
  • Fewer days in critical care
  • Shorter hospital stays
  • Innovative surgical procedures