According to the Organ Procurement, Transplantation Network (OPTN), more than 107,476 patients are on the kidney transplant waiting list nationwide. Approximately 1,324 of those kidney patients reside in Indiana.
The St.Vincent Renal Transplant program received approval from the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) after demonstrating compliance with all of the rigid standards of excellence required for kidney transplantation.
The new St.Vincent Transplant Outpatient Center is located at 5823 US Highway 6, Suite 31, Portage, IN 46368. Prospective patients can call 219-764-8020 for more information.