Physicians who care for transplant patients at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center include transplant surgeons, transplant hepatologists, transplant nephrologists, anesthesiologists, and specialists in infectious diseases, psychiatry, blood bank, pathology, cardiology and radiology.
The transplant surgeons at Lahey are board certified and have extensive experience in all aspects of the surgical care of transplant patients. They also manage immunosuppressive medication following transplantation and monitor patients for the development of rejection.
The transplant surgeons work collaboratively with other members of the transplant team and enlist their expertise when appropriate. The surgeons also perform non-transplant hepatobiliary surgery and general surgery in transplant patients.