INTEGRIS Nazih Zuhdi Transplant Institute

About the Transplant Institute

INTEGRIS Nazih Zuhdi Transplant Institute was founded in 1984 by director Nazih Zuhdi, M.D. "In founding this program, Dr. Zuhdi believed that Oklahomans had the right to have transplant procedures performed here and should not have to leave the state," said Stanley Hupfeld, former INTEGRIS Health president and CEO. "The transplant institute brought life-saving medicine to the Sooner state and has continued to pave the way with cutting-edge procedures."

Services include


  • Kidney, Liver, Heart, Lung, and Pancreas

Artificial Organ Replacement

  • LVADs and Total Artificial Hearts

High Risk, Complex Disease Management

  • Advanced Heart Failure, Medical and Surgical
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Advanced Hepatobiliary Disease, Surgery, Cancer
  • Hepatitis C
  • Complex Critical Care (Transplant-related)

As a leader in transplantation, INTEGRIS Nazih Zuhdi Transplant Institute's "hospital within a hospital" approach combines the expertise of multiple specialists to care for the whole patient. With a full understanding of organ systems, INTEGRIS Nazih Zuhdi Transplant Institute patients are cared for by an entire team of experts so there is no need for patients to leave the facility to benefit from liver cancer management (radiology and chemotherapy), assist devices for bridge to heart transplant, a congestive heart failure program, or the hepatobiliary center, all of these services are available at INTEGRIS Nazih Zuhdi Transplant Institute.

A history of “Firsts” at INTEGRIS Nazih Zuhdi Transplant Institute

History of Firsts

Quality & Awards