Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Patient Stories
Each year, more than 200 individuals receive kidney and pancreas transplants at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco. These are just a few of their stories.
A story of friendship: Redding man donates his kidney so his ailing friend can have a better life
A kidney transplant gave her a fighting chance at life. Her doctors gave her the confidence to return to work
Partners in life, partners in transplant: South Bay couple perseveres to have transplant
San Francisco kidney transplant recipient uses experience to speed up transplant for others
Dialysis friends receive simultaneous kidney transplants
A kidney-pancreas transplant inspired him to help others
Kidney transplant provides inspiration to Sacramento woman
Kidney transplant recipient overcomes medical obstacles to get new kidney
Redding woman gives kidney to a stranger so friend could receive a kidney
"I couldn't wait to get a kidney so I could go back to work. For me, it's been a great experience."
"CPMC has a winning and more importantly, rewarding team or experts and professionals. We must commend everyone involved in our transplant journey as both donor and recipient."
"I am eternally grateful for this generous gift of a kidney and pancreas that my donor gave me."