The Transplant Center is a joint program of Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital, with vital support by Versiti for tissue typing and research initiatives. This strong collaboration offers significant advantages when choosing the care team for a complex transplant procedure that will require a lifetime of care.

Froedtert Hospital is ranked as the No. 2 hospital in Milwaukee and the No. 3 in Wisconsin by U.S. News and World Report. Additionally, we have achieved national ranking in nephrology and pulmonology. We are among a select group of centers in the nation to receive U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Silver Level Award in kidney transplantation. In addition, the hospital and physicians have received many other recognitions.

Adult Organ Transplant: Heart, Kidney, Liver, Lung & Pancreas

The Transplant Center at Froedtert Hospital offers exceptional care for adults who need heart, kidney, liver, lung and pancreas transplants. Our comprehensive adult transplant programs are certified by Medicare and Medicaid, and offer survival rates that meet or exceed national benchmarks.

World-Renowned Transplant Physicians

Our physicians and staff are dedicated to delivering the latest in transplant care to patients.

Our Transplant Center team is composed of physicians, coordinators, social workers, and other health care professionals dedicated to helping patients and their families handle the challenges associated with transplantation. Exceptional care for organ donors is also provided. 

U.S. News Best Hospitals Nephrology
U.S. News Best Hospitals Pulmonology

Nationally Ranked

Froedtert Hospital is nationally ranked for three medical specialties, including nephrology and pulmonology.

Donate Life: Organ Donation Saves Lives

Did you know, more than 2,000 people in Wisconsin need lifesaving organs? A single donor can save eight lives and change the lives of more than 75 people.

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Live Liver & Kidney Donor Programs

Making organ transplant available to as many adult recipients as possible is a priority for the Transplant Center team at Froedtert Hospital. That’s why we have put a strong clinical emphasis on excellence in live organ donation.


Pediatric Transplant

Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin has been a pioneer in pediatric heart, liver, kidney and bone marrow transplants for more than three decades now – helping hundreds of children with end-stage diseases survive and thrive.


The Transplant Patient & Live Donor Experience

When it comes to transplant specialty care at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital, adult patients can feel doubly confident about their choice.


Quality & Outcomes

See how our transplant patient survival rates compare to the U.S. national average and other centers in our region.


Research & Innovation

Innovative studies conducted in cooperation with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and pharmaceutical companies concentrate on discovering best-practice transplant approaches and long-term survival.


International Patient Program

U.S. News & World Report ranks Froedtert Hospital among the top 50 hospitals in the country in three specialties. We are here to help international patients arrange for their care at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, Wis.

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