The transplant specialists on the medical staff at Baylor Scott & White Annette C. and Harold C. Simmons Transplant Institute at Baylor University Medical Center and Baylor Scott & White All Saints Medical Center – Fort Worth deliver quality, advanced care for patients with end stage liver disease, end stage renal disease, hepatobiliary and pancreaticobiliary disease as well as patients with chronic pancreatitis. Our goal is to deliver the best organ transplant experience to all patients and get the right organ to the right patient in the shortest possible time. In addition, our multidisciplinary environment allows us to access and utilize innovative technology and research for our patients with complicated cases of liver and pancreas cancer. Our expert medical and surgical team works with empathy, sensitivity and compassion to restore meaningful life to as many patients as possible. 

As a referring physician, provider or colleague you play an integral role in our mission. Through this abdominal transplant newsletter, we provide an update on recent research, current initiatives and issues within our transplant community. Please let us know how we can be of service to you and your patients or if you have any questions. 

Giuliano Testa, MD, MBA, FACS
Chairman and Chief of Abdominal Transplantation of Annette C. and Harold C. Simmons Transplant Institute