INTEGRIS Nazih Zuhdi Transplant Institute

Liver Transplant Center

Patients are referred from across the country to the Nazih Zuhdi Transplant Institute for liver transplants, and are typically evaluated over two or three days. Our tests are designed to assess the patient's need for a liver transplantation and the urgency. The tests include blood tests, imaging tests, evaluation of the heart and lung function along with psycho/social evaluation followed by an extensive interview.

See our full liver transplant referral criteria list.

We accept high risk adult candidates for transplant, including a number of patients who were turned down elsewhere due to the complexity of their disease. The program is Medicare certified.

CMS Outcomes Status and Current Survivals
July 2018 SRTR Report

As a part of your informed consent, we are notifying you that all CMS outcome requirements are being met by our program. We are also informing you of our current post-transplant survival rates, which we have summarized in the paragraph and table below.

The Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR) is a national database related to all solid organ transplants. Patient survival rates are calculated for 1 year and 3 years post-transplant. The adult liver transplant survival rates published by the SRTR in January 2018 are listed in the table below. Information specific to each transplant center is available at If you do not have access to the Internet and wish to review any or all of the data available from SRTR, our transplant coordinators will be happy to provide you with a copy at your request.

1 Year Survival


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CMS Outcome Requirements Are Being Met By Our Program Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients (SRTR).

Liver Transplant Recipient Review Committee

Once the evaluation phase is completed, the patient is presented at the Liver Transplant Recipient review committee, which includes a highly skilled multi-disciplinary team consisting of

  • Psychiatrist
  • Social workers
  • Transplant coordinators
  • Nutritionists
  • Pharmacists
  • Physician assistants
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Transplant surgeons
  • Nephrologists
  • Cardiologists
  • Pediatric gastroenterologist
  • Advanced diagnostic and therapeutic gastroenterologist
  • Hospitalists
  • Dedicated transplant intensive care team 

More Information On Our Liver Transplant Surgery Program

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