Split-Liver Transplantation

Dr. Vivek Kohli explains the process of a split liver transplantation.

Living Donor Transplant Process

Dr. E.N. Shea Samara explains the unique surgical process for living donors.

Organ Donation: Myth vs. Fact

You've probably heard all of the confusing and sometimes even scary stories about organ donation and what really happens.

Doug Horstmanshof, M.D.: Restoration

Heart failure doesn’t just strike men. Women are equally at risk, as Heart Failure Institute Director Doug Horstmanshof points out. “Dr. Doug,” as he is known to his patients, also serves as the transplant and left ventricular assist device cardiologist for the INTEGRIS Nazih Zuhdi Transplant Institute.

Patients Jason Henley and Greg Hall: A Timely Delivery

A delivery driver turned living donor helps to save a customer's life.

INTEGRIS Nazih Zuhdi Transplant Institute

Among the nation's highest success rates.

"A faithful friend is the medicine of life." Valerie Thomerson gave Sarah Gigstad a bracelet with that inscription as a thank you gift after Sarah donated one of her kidneys to save Valerie, who was suffering from end-stage renal disease. Now, every year on June 18, the women celebrate Valerie's health and Sarah's generosity. As Sarah notes, "You may be in a situation where you would appreciate someone else being able to bless you."

For some, transplantation can be their final hope. For others, it's their saving grace. Through this section, we invite you to get to know some of the specialists at Oklahoma's largest multi-organ transplant facility. And be inspired by stories of journeys — like Sarah's — that redefine what it means to offer a new beginning … or be given a new lease on life. If you have questions or need assistance, call 800-991-3349.

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