​Contact the UPMC Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program

Office Hours

The transplant office is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

After 5 p.m. and weekends, there is an answering service for urgent and emergency calls.

If you have a medical emergency, please call 911 or visit the nearest emergency department.

Patients: To self-refer, call toll-free 1-877-640-6746 or 412-647-5800.

To refer a patient or request a consultation, call our 24-hour physician referral service at 1-800-544-2500 or

International Patients and Physicians:

Callers from outside the United States should add the country code "001" to the beginning of any of the listed telephone numbers. Learn more about our international transplant services.

Email: transplant@upmc.edu
Fax: 412-647-5070

UPMC Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program
Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute
UPMC Montefiore, 7 South
3459 Fifth Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


Contact a Transplant Representative

If you would like to schedule an appointment for a transplant evaluation, or to refer a patient to the UPMC Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program, call 1-877-640-6746, or complete the form below and a UPMC representative will contact you shortly.

If you have an immediate medical need, please call 911 or go to an emergency room for treatment. For urgent referrals, please contact UPMC’s 24-hour physician referral service by calling 1-800-544-2500.

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Become a Living-Donor

If you would like more information about becoming a kidney donor, please contact one of our living-donor kidney transplant nurse coordinators by calling any of the numbers below:

  • 412-647-5647
  • 412-647-5489
  • 412-647-5512

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