We are Canada's largest and most experienced liver transplant program and we are one of the largest in North America. Our surgical survival rates are better at one, five and ten years compared to other hospitals around the world.
With over 50 years of pioneering experience, we perform over 150 transplants each year and follow over 1,500 liver transplant recipients. Our dedicated transplant team works closely together to achieve the best outcome for you.
Widely known for our innovative procedures and high success rates following liver transplantation, surgeons and medical teams from all over the world come to learn our practices and adopt them as standard practice.
We offer variety of specialized transplant programs for you to choose from, including Living and Deceased Donor Transplantation (for people with end-stage liver disease) .
We offer specialized transplant programs designed to increase the opportunity for you to receive a liver transplant.
All liver failure patients who are referred to our program are thoroughly evaluated to determine whether a liver transplant would be the most appropriate treatment for their condition and goals.
We strongly believe in the ability of our team to provide our patients with expert, attentive, and compassionate care and welcome all referrals.
We are a teaching hospital and offer training opportunities to medical and surgical students, residents and fellows. In our high-volume centre, trainees receive exposure to a large number of liver transplant patients and gain experience in managing liver disease and transplantation, including a living donation, a donation from a deceased donor or a donation after a person has experienced cardiac death.
One organ and tissue donor can save up to 8 lives and improve life for up to 75 others.