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Stanford Medicine Heart Transplant: Exceptional Growth, Outcomes and Accomplishments

10.25.2022

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Stanford Health Care (SHC) (formerly Stanford Hospital & Clinics)

We’re recognized worldwide as leaders in heart failure care and heart transplantation, achieving excellent outcomes with shorter-than-expected wait times.
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Jeffrey Teuteberg, MD

Joseph Woo, MD

Stanford's heart transplantation experience over 50 years
Hear from experts in the Stanford Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery on a study that found long-term survival after heart transplantation has improved over the last 50 years at the longest-running heart transplant center in the United States. Speakers: Joseph Woo, MD, Chair and Norman E. Shumway Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery John W MacArthur, MD, Assistant Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery Maria Currie, MD, PhD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery Yuanjia Zhu, MD, Cardiothoracic Surgery Resident Findings from the study were published in European Heart Journal: The Stanford experience of heart transplantation over five decades https://academic.oup.com/eurheartj/article/42/48/4934/6333296 News article: https://med.stanford.edu/ctsurgery/about-the-department/news/2022/stanford-experience-in-heart-transplantation-over-five-decades.html

Kiran Kaur Khush, MD

Hannah Valantine, MD

CARE AT STANFORD

Stanford Health Care (SHC) (formerly Stanford Hospital & Clinics)

We’re recognized worldwide as leaders in heart failure care and heart transplantation, achieving excellent outcomes with shorter-than-expected wait times.
650-723-5468

Visit Heart Transplant Program »

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