Simultaneous Pancreas-Kidney Transplantation

Simultaneous Pancreas-Kidney Transplant Recipients with Dr. Scott
Simultaneous Pancreas-Kidney Transplant Recipients with Dr. Scott

Pancreas transplantation is provided for diabetic patients with kidney disease or those otherwise failing conventional therapy for diabetes management.

OHSU performs simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplants for patients who are candidates for this surgical procedure. OHSU has been performing simultaneous pancreas-kidney (SPK) transplants since 1987. We have the highest quality team of professionals who work closely with patients throughout the transplant process. We take a multidisciplinary approach to care for you, which includes an expert team that includes nephrologists, urologists, surgeons, nurse coordinators, pharmacists, dieticians, social workers, financial coordinators and patient service representatives.

Our Providers

    • Joseph B. Lockridge, M.D.
    • Assistant Professor of Medicine and Medical Director, Portland VA Medical Center Transplantation Kidney
    • Nephrology and Hypertension and Transplantation Medicine/Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation Portland
    • Accepting new patients
    • Douglas J. Norman, M.D.
    • Nephrology and Hypertension, Transplantation and Transplantation Medicine/Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation Portland
    • Shehzad Rehman, MD
    • Associate Professor, School of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension
    • Portland
    • Accepting new patients
    • David L. Scott, M.D.
    • Surgical director, kidney transplantation
    • Surgery, Transplantation and Abdominal Organ Transplantation Portland
    • Accepting new patients
    • Megan N. Stack, NP
    • Nephrology and Hypertension and Renal Transplantation Portland
    • Accepting new patients