About Methodist Transplant Institute McAllen Patient Care Center
Methodist Healthcare provides transplant outreach clinics in various areas throughout Texas to allow patients access to advanced transplant services. At Methodist Transplant Institute McAllen Patient Care Center, residents of McAllen, Texas can be screened to determine whether they qualify for a kidney transplant.
For more information about our patient care center, please call (844) 746-3338.
Through this satellite clinic, patients are evaluated by a Methodist Healthcare surgeon, nephrologist, social worker and laboratory testing team to establish candidacy. Patients are also able to learn more about the transplant experience as well as receive information on what to expect in the process.
Getting ready for transplant surgery
All of the initial testing is performed at Methodist Transplant Institute McAllen Patient Care Center; however, no surgery or any other procedure takes place at the clinic. Surgery is performed at one of the Methodist Healthcare locations in San Antonio.
Accommodations and other arrangements needed to have surgery are the patient's responsibility. Patients are also responsible for attending follow-up appointments in San Antonio.