Intestinal Transplantation: Why Children's

The first pediatric intestinal transplant in North Texas was performed at Children's in 2006.

The Intestinal Transplant Program is managed jointly with the Intestinal Failure Program.

Intestinal Transplantation at Children's – 2006 to 2010

Total Transplants
All Ages5
Younger Than
1 Year1
1-5 Years1
6-10 Years0
11-17 Years2
18 and Older1

Five of the 13 intestinal transplants in Texas have been performed by the transplantation specialists at Children's.

Transplant Services Brochure (PDF)

Additional resources

Texas organ procurement organizations

Fundraising opportunities

Patient/family education

Hospital resources

  • Patient Family Resource Center located in the lobby of Tower D
  • Krissi Hollman Family Resource Library located on C7