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UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital nationally ranked in five specialties, makes big gains in three

Published: Jun 19th, 2019

  UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital has been nationally ranked in five medical specialties, making significant gains in three areas — pediatric cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, and diabetes/endocrinology…

Striving for excellence: UF Health’s kidney transplant program maintains favorable outcomes​

Striving for excellence: UF Health’s kidney transplant program maintains favorable outcomes​

Published: Mar 3rd, 2017

UF Health Shands Hospital’s kidney transplant program has demonstrated favorable outcomes, according to a recent report from the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, or SRTR. The results, released in January […]

Read the Summer 2016 issue of The Stitch

Published: Aug 7th, 2016

UF College of Medicine names chief of the division of transplantation surgery

UF College of Medicine names chief of the division of transplantation surgery

Published: Jul 26th, 2016

Kenneth Andreoni, M.D., has been named the new chief of the division of transplantation surgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine. He oversees the division’s kidney, liver and […]

Mom’s plea for son’s kidney transplant goes viral and raises awareness about process

Mom’s plea for son’s kidney transplant goes viral and raises awareness about process

Published: Dec 11th, 2015

Kenneth Andreoni, MD, surgical director for kidney and pancreas transplants at UF Health, performed a kidney transplant on Johnathan Rye just one week after his mom posted a photo on […]

New faculty member joins transplantation division

New faculty member joins transplantation division

Published: Jul 22nd, 2015

Mark W. Johnson, MD, FACS, has joined the UF department of surgery as a professor in the division of transplantation surgery. Dr. Johnson earned his medical degree from Tufts University […]

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UF Health Shands Transplant Center testing new device for rehabilitating donated lungs

Published: Mar 20th, 2015

The UF Health Shands Transplant Center is testing a new approach that could improve the viability of many donated lungs, allowing more of them to be used and shortening the […]