Medical Services

Lung Transplant

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The lung transplant program at the UVA Transplant Center gives you access to the latest innovations and advanced transplant technologies. What truly makes us different from other programs: Our highly trained specialists focus on treating you as an individual, before, during and after your lung transplant. This consistent support creates a community environment unique to UVA. Expertise, experience and individualized care together help us provide outcomes that, year after year, rate well above the national average.
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Lung Cancer

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As one of the largest and most clinically active lung cancer clinics in the southeast, we offer the latest in research and technology to diagnose and treat cancers of the lung and chest cavity. As managing lung cancer becomes increasingly complex, we often need to use combinations of treatment including surgery, radiation and chemotherapy for success. Our lung cancer experts works together to ensure each patient receives an individualized treatment plan for these conditions:
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Kidney Transplant

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A kidney has 24-48 hours to be transplanted. It's a small, critical window of time that requires teams of experts ready to do their part to make the transplant happen. At UVA Transplant Center, we've been doing kidney transplants for over 40 years. From our surgeons to our transplant coordinators, you will find team members whose experience in the field and working together gives you the best chance for a successful kidney transplant. Our team was honored in 2015, with the National Kidney Registry Excellence in Teamwork Award.
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Spine Services

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At UVA, our spine specialists devise a treatment plan tailored to your needs. Many of our treatments don’t require surgery. If you do need surgery, we offer a full range of options, from minimally invasive outpatient surgery procedures to complex spinal reconstruction.
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Pancreas Transplant

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The pancreas transplant program at UVA Transplant Center was started in 1988 and is one of the busiest in Virginia. We have performed 137 simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplants and 88 pancreas transplants, many on high-risk patients. Our primary goal is to improve your quality of life. Many of our patients have participated in our research efforts, including drug studies that look at ways to reduce and manage the effects of organ transplant rejection and reduce complications from those drugs.
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Sports Medicine

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For athletes at all levels, elite and recreational, we provide treatment and training to help you: Perform the best you can Avoid injury Recover from injury Athletes need to strike a balance between pushing their bodies to perform and preventing injuries that could result in significant down time away from training. No matter what your skill level, our orthopedic specialists can help you get into the game you love.
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Brain Tumors

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When you choose UVA for brain tumor treatment, you get access to clinical trials and a team of neuro-oncologists who focus only on brain tumors. Since brain tumors account for only 1-2 percent of all cancer, most oncologists have little familiarity with treating and managing their symptoms. However, our neuro-oncologists — along with a team that includes surgeons, medical oncologists, pathologists, nurses, social workers, nutritionists and more — exclusively see patients with neuro-oncologic disorders and are up to date on the full range of standard and experimental strategies.
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Joint Replacement

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You may be a candidate for joint replacement (or arthroplasty) if you have: Chronic knee pain, hip pain or limited mobility as a result of arthritis or injury Pain that keeps you from sleeping or participating in normal day-to-day activities At UVA, we offer: Hip replacement, including total hip reconstruction Knee replacement, partial and total Shoulder replacement, total and reverse.
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Women's Health

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"From their teens through the post-menopausal years, women face a range of health issues that require special care. Our skilled and caring OB-GYN doctors, nurses, nurse practitioners and certified nurse midwives offer services for pregnancy, menopause and everything in between, while addressing your overall well-being. We offer the broadest range of women’s health services available in the region — and that means experience you can trust. ">