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Pediatric Liver Transplant Volumes & Outcomes

The Pediatric Liver Transplantation Program at Lurie Children’s is the largest in Illinois, performing more than 80% of all pediatric liver transplants in the state. Our team has managed more than 600 liver transplant patients and performed more than 400 liver transplants. Our clinical team includes some of the most experienced physicians and surgeons in pediatric liver transplant in the nation.

Volumes

Figure 1: This graph represents the number of pediatric liver transplants performed by Lurie Children's on all patients from January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2021. Find more information on transplant volumes on the UNOS website.

Data source: UNOS and internal hospital data

 


Figure 2: This graph represents the number of pediatric liver transplants performed on all patients by age from the program's inception in July 1997 through December 31, 2021. Find more information on transplant volumes on the UNOS website.

Data source: UNOS and internal hospital data

Outcomes

The Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipient (SRTR) tracks outcome on graft survival, patient survival, and transplant rates, among many other outcome metrics. You can view the SRTR outcomes for Lurie Children’s here.