kidney transplant

Chronic kidney disease, or CKD, is a common condition that occurs when the kidneys are damaged and cannot properly filter blood. The condition causes gradual loss of ...

By uclahealth • April 26, 2019

“I got my heart and kidney transplant done at the same time,” says 61-year-old Frank Poblete, who was admitted to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center ...

By uclahealth • April 10, 2019

“In June of 2017, three years after I was diagnosed with congestive heart failure, I arrived at UCLA Health,” says Michael Trovato, whose condition had ...

By uclahealth • April 1, 2019

More than 5 years ago my wife needed to start dialysis after being diagnosed with kidney failure, her whole life style ( our whole life ...

By Sergovia50 • March 29, 2019

“I have three kidneys,” says Wayne Darrington, a heart, lung and kidney transplant patient from Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. “I feel so grateful and ...

By uclahealth • January 2, 2019

https://youtu.be/ao2W5kWV7gg Hometown: Moorpark, CAGame: UCLA vs. Arizona View Game Photos Bibiana "Bibi" Von Rueden spent the first three-and-a-half years of her life on dialysis until receiving a kidney transplant at UCLA ...

By uclahealth • November 5, 2018

Dr. Sun Yoo, the medical director of the UCLA Health's Extensivist Program, meets with Shebyon Begood and care coordinator, Kevin Noel. ...

By uclahealth • October 25, 2018

I am writing this to give back a little of all I have received from Dr. Rastogi and his team. I have been a highly ...

By Pedro • May 15, 2018

Molly C., like many members of her family forefathers suffers from a genetic disease known as Polycystic Kidney Disease. Molly initially experienced a slow deterioration ...

By Molly • May 9, 2018

I came to UCLA for a kidney transplant. They discovered a problem with my parathyroid.l My calcium level was high and I ER vihad to ...

By Nancy • May 4, 2018