Liver transplant program

Patient guides

Download these booklets on liver donation and transplantation for additional information.

The Hume-Lee Transplant Center is unsurpassed in providing state-of-the-art care to patients needing a liver transplant — with survival rates at or above the national average. The program began in 1964 and was reinvigorated by H.M. Lee, M.D., in 1984.

More than 1,100 patients have received liver transplants at the VCU Medical Center since 1988, the year the United Network for Organ Sharing began collecting data.

Our transplant team is dedicated to evaluating and treating patients who may be denied the option of liver transplantation elsewhere in the country.

The liver transplant program offers: