Heart Transplant

After Heart Transplant

Service Type
Body
A heart transplant significantly alters your life. It means a lifetime of medication, frequent follow-up visits and ongoing monitoring by doctors and nurses at UVA. Learn what to expect.
Clinical Practice Terms

Heart Transplant

Service Type
Body

At UVA, we’ve performed more than 300 heart transplants since 1989.

The evaluation process determines if you are a candidate for a heart transplant. At UVA, we walk you through each step of evaluation and treatment with a team experienced in providing support to transplant patients and recipients. 

Find out about the process of a heart transplant at UVA.

Clinical Practice Terms
James D Bergin

James D Bergin, MD

Title:
Professor
Division:
Cardiovascular Medicine
Primary Location:
Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Center
Phone:
434.243.1000
John A Kern

John A Kern, MD

Title:
Professor
Division:
Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Primary Location:
Heart and Vascular Center
Phone:
434.982.4301
Beth E Fallin

Beth E Fallin, RN, MSN, ACNP

Division:
Cardiovascular Medicine
Primary Location:
Heart and Vascular Center
Phone:
434.243.1000
Carolyn A Brady

Carolyn A Brady, MSN, RN, ACNP, CHFN

Division:
Cardiovascular Medicine
Primary Location:
Heart and Vascular Center
Phone:
434.243.1000
Kelly K Godsey

Kelly K Godsey, MSN, RN, ACNP

Division:
Cardiovascular Medicine
Primary Location:
Heart and Vascular Center
Phone:
434.243.1000
Jaime Escanellas

Jaime Escanellas, MD

Title:
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division:
UVA Specialty Care - Augusta
Primary Location:
Specialty Care Augusta
Phone:
434.243.7121