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Iowa Methodist Transplant Center | Kidney Transplants

Iowa Methodist Transplant Center

The Iowa Methodist Transplant Center performs state-of-the-art kidney transplant services. Most importantly, we put YOU first. We want to see you succeed, and we will walk with you every step of the way.

Kidney Transplant Program

For over 30 years, the Iowa Methodist Transplant Center has performed adult kidney transplants with a dedicated team of care providers. The wait time for a kidney transplant at Iowa Methodist Medical Center is considerably lower than other transplant centers in the country.

  • Over 800 kidney transplants performed at Iowa Methodist Transplant Center.
  • Excellent patient outcomes proven by the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR).
  • We have been recognized as one of the nation's top achievers in living donor follow-up.
  • One-third of our transplant patients are over the age of 65.
  • We encourage multiple listing.
  • We accept patients who have a body mass index (BMI) over 40.
  • We participate in the National Paired Exchange program.

Leading the Way in Firsts for Kidney Transplants

  • First robotic-assisted laparoscopic living donor nephrectomy in Iowa.
  • First in-center paired exchange in Iowa.
  • First national paired exchange in Iowa.
  • First in Iowa to utilize a humanitarian living donor.