Organ transplantation

A Modern Medical Miracle with Drs. Valluvan Jeevanandam and Talia Baker (Ep. 24)

A unbelievable coincidence pushes two transplant doctors to attempt a medical feat no one has ever attempted.

Yolanda T. Becker

Title: Professor of Surgery

Expertise: Organ transplantation, Dialysis

Departmental website: https://www.uchicagomedicine.org/find-a-physician/physician/yolanda-t-becker

John Fung

Title: Professor of Surgery; Director, Transplantation Institute

Expertise: Organ transplantation, Surgery

Departmental website: https://www.uchicagomedicine.org/find-a-physician/physician/john-fung

Valluvan Jeevanandam

Title: Professor of Surgery; Chief, Cardiac Surgery

Expertise: Surgery, Organ transplantation

Departmental website: https://www.uchicagomedicine.org/find-a-physician/physician/valluvan-jeevanandam

Nir Uriel

Title: Louis Block Professor of Medicine; Director, Heart Failure, Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support

Expertise: Cardiology, Organ transplantation

Departmental website: https://www.uchicagomedicine.org/find-a-physician/physician/nir-uriel