Transplantation Center

Programs and services

  • Transplantation of Kidneys (including Living Donor Kidney Tx)
    • Livers (including Living Donor Liver Tx)
    • Pancreas (SPK, PAK, pancreas alone)
    • Hearts
    • Combined multi-organ transplants
    • AB0 incompatible Kidney living donations
  • Regional medical care pre- and post-transplantation
  • Organspecific outpatient clinics
  • Multidisciplinary cooperation of expert teams
  • Kidney Transplant: Immunoadsorption in Living Donor Kidney Transplant recipients
  • Liver Transplant: Treatment of fulminant hepatic failure
  • Heart Transplant: Ventricular assist device (VAD) implantation (Bridging or destination therapy)
  • Clinically inspired basic science research
  • Organ procurement team in cooperation with the German Organ Transplantation Foundation (DSO)

Cooperating institutions

  • Department of General-, Visceral-, Vascular-, and Pediatric Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary and Transplant Surgery
  • Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Department of Internal Medicine I
  • Department of Internal Medicine II
  • Liver Center Würzburg
  • Department of Urology and Paediatric Urology
  • Comprehensive Heart Failure Center
  • Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care
  • Institute of Transfusion Medicine and Haemotherapy
  • Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology



Prof. Dr. Ingo Klein
Priv.-Doz. Dr. Kai Lopau



Transplantation center UKW

Dr. Anna Laura Herzog


+49 931 201-39741




Kidney transplantation program

Priv.-Doz. Dr. Kai Lopau

Liver- and Pancreas transplantation program

Prof. Dr. Ingo Klein

Heart transplantation program

Prof. Dr. Ivan Aleksic


Transplantation Center | Oberdürrbacher Str. 6 | Building A3 | 97080 Würzburg | Germany