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Living Organ Donation
Why Living Donation is the Best Option for Children in Organ Failure
February 14, 2024
While most organs come from deceased individuals, organs from living donors can give a child immeasurable benefits such as a shorter wait time and improved results.
Veteran Gets Living Donor Kidney Transplant
May 08, 2023
University Health recognizes the first veteran in South Texas to use his VA benefits to cover a transplant from a living organ donor.
Town Comes Together for Kidney Recipient
May 01, 2023
Gwyn DeLeon was 15 when she found out she needed a kidney transplant, which she got at University Hospital. Hear her story and learn the importance of organ donation.
How to Become a Living Liver Donor
February 14, 2023
Learn everything you need to know about becoming a living liver donor at University Health, including what to expect before and after surgery.
The Impact of Organ Donation
May 05, 2022
Each year, organ donation saves the lives of thousands of Americans. Here’s how you can make an impact.
Debunking myths about organ donation
May 03, 2022
Registering to donate when you pass away is one way to help fill the need. Becoming a living kidney or liver donor is another. So, why is there such a gap?
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