Lung Transplant Clinic
About the Clinic
The Toronto Lung Transplant Program is a combined adult and paediatric program with adult transplants being done at University Health Network – Toronto General site and paediatric transplants being done at SickKids. The program was initiated in 1983 with paediatric lung transplantation beginning in 1995.
The Lung Transplant team at SickKids is a group of highly skilled professionals who work together to help patients have a successful transplant and recovery. The Lung Transplant Program is part of the Transplant & Regenerative Medicine Centre.
The Lung Transplant Clinic offers pre-evaluations and post-operative medical management for lung transplantation in children.
Patients must be referred by a Physician or Surgeon.
Coming to a clinic appointment
It's important to come prepared and be on time for a clinic appointment. Visit Coming for Clinic Appointments to read appointment guidelines that are applicable for most clinical appointments at SickKids.
You’ll find information on how to prepare and what to bring, what to do if you/your child are sick before your appointment or you need to cancel, and important things to know about the SickKids philosophy.