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Transplant Center

We offer comprehensive care with compassion and respect to children and teens with end-stage diseases of the heart, liver, kidneys and intestine. Your child’s care will be coordinated by transplant specialists dedicated to giving your family the information — and support — you’ll need all along the way.

As an organ and tissue donor, you can help save or improve the lives of over 50 people.

Areas of Focus

  • Excellent Outcomes

    For transplants done at Seattle Children’s, survival rates are better than the expected outcomes.

  • National Leadership

    We are one of the nation’s leading pediatric transplant centers, offering nationally known transplant specialists and innovative programs. 

  • Improving Anti-Rejection Protocols

    One of our top research priorities — unlocking the human immune system — is to achieve much higher rates of survival and better quality of life for children receiving transplants.

  • Innovating National Standards of Care

    Our providers have written standards for managing and treating liver disease used by pediatric hepatologists around the country.

Related Research

  • Thinking Outside the Box

    Drs. Jorge Reyes and Simon Horslen share a vision: to make Seattle Children's intestine and liver transplant programs the best in the nation.

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  • Center for Immunity and Immunotherapies

    Our mission is to keep children healthy through the gift of immunity.

  • Developmental Biology and Regenerative Medicine

    Our mission is to restore children's health after injury through repair, regeneration or replacement of tissues, cells and organs.  

Related News and Press Releases


Boy healing quickly after heart transplant
7.22.14 — The Columbian

In less than two weeks, Jack Conover went from being a 7-year-old in need of a heart transplant to a vibrant boy walking out of ... cont.

Award winning essay empowers young people battling illness
5.7.14 — On the Pulse Blog

Christal Hays, of Anchorage, Alaska, is only 18 years old, but ... cont.

A lesson one boy who received a new kidney can teach the world
4.24.14 — On the Pulse Blog

Twelve-year-old Alan Louie has been in and out of hospitals since he was a ... cont.

Press Releases

100th Patient Gets a New Heart at Seattle Children’s Hospital


5-month-old received this milestone transplant at Children’s

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Liver and Intestine


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Carson's Story


Each year, hundreds of kids like Carson receive the region’s most advanced pediatric transplant care from Children’s Transplant team. Your support makes it possible.

Children’s 100th Heart Transplant

100th Heart Transplant video

Dr. Yuk Law, a Children’s pediatric cardiologist, discusses Children’s 100th heart transplant.