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New Lungs. A New Life.

At the Florida Hospital Transplant Institute, our lung transplant team transform lives every day. We're ready to transform yours through innovative treatment and compassionate, collaborative care.

 

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Our Dedication. Your Confidence.

Graft Survival Rates

Graft Survival Rates

At 100 percent, our one-year lung graft transplant survival rate exceeds the national average.

Wait Times

Wait Times

Our median wait time is 6.1 days, less than one-quarter of the national average.
Patient Survival Rates

Patient Survival Rates

Our one-year lung transplant survival rates exceed the national average.

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Your Lung Treatment Plan

Start Your Journey

You're ready to take charge of your health. Our lung transplant team is ready to help guide your journey, from navigating the application process to collecting your medical records.

Evaluation

We're working toward the same goal: a successful lung transplant that will help you live a longer, healthier, fuller life. Our evaluation process is designed to make sure there's a clear path to achieving that goal.

Waiting List

Our median transplant wait time is just 6.1 days, less than one-quarter of the national average and our care team is dedicated to caring for you and your support system.

Surgery

Find peace of mind with a lung transplant team that combines state-of-the-art technology with collaborative patient care.

Staying Healthy

We'll guide your recovery every step of the way, empowering you with the information, tools and resources you need to care for your new lung.

Where Expertise Meets Experience.

Duane Davis, MD

Duane Davis, MD

Director of Cardiovascular Institute and Lung Transplant

"When we do transplants, we take a tragedy and turn it into a medical miracle from the perspective that we add between 8 and 14 years of life on average."

Cynthia Gries, MD

Cynthia Gries, MD

Medical Director of Lung Transplant

"My job is an amazing job. Every morning I wake up and I'm really excited to come to work. My patients are really hard workers and they're so inspiring to come and watch every day."

Jared Weiner, MD

Jared Weiner, MD

Anesthesiologist, Thoracic Transplant

"I feel honored and privileged to help bring some of the most advanced medical care available to the sickest members of our community."

Meet Your Lung Team
Multidisciplinary Approach

Multidisciplinary Approach

Our lung transplant team is a group comprised of highly skilled and experienced healthcare practitioners with valuable expertise in the field of lung transplantation.
Ongoing Care

Ongoing Care

Following treatment, our lung team provides patients strong encouragement and support to maintain a healthy, active, and responsible lifestyle in order to achieve the best results possible.
Lindsey Chesteen

"I can't thank the people around me enough. It's just a great feeling being able to breathe on your own. It's just unbelievable what man can do."

- Lindsey Chesteen, Double Lung Transplant Recipient

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Hospitality And Hope Under One Roof.

For patients and families who are traveling more than 35 miles to Orlando for treatment, our brand-new Bartch Transplant House provides patient housing and all the support and amenities they need at an affordable cost during their healing journey.

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