Sean Elliott Says He Chose Texas Transplant Institute Because It is the Best in the World
World Champion Spurs Player Sean Elliott, who received a kidney transplant in 1999 at Texas Transplant Institute, speaks to patients who attended our reunion ceremony at Sea World in October 2010. He said he had the choice of any doctor or hospital in the world, and chose Methodist Healthcare's Texas Transplant Institute in San Antonio because it offers the best.
I Was Ready
After 12 years on dialysis, Ralph was able to find a donor at the largest live kidney donor program in the U.S. at Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital in San Antonio. Here is his story.
After 3 years of dialysis, Sandy found the largest live donor program in the U.S. at Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital in San Antonio. See how Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital changed her life.
Vicky found her Kidney Donor on Facebook
Vicky Wright watched a Donate-Life Illinois YouTube video and was so inspired by the woman it featured that she posted it on her Facebook where she had mentioned that she needed a kidney transplant. Minutes after posting the video, a woman Vicky had never met from Alabama offered to donate her kidney. After her transplant at Texas Transplant Institute, Vicky says she has a second chance in life.
A daughter's gift: Her Kidney
Randy Davies, a San Antonio father and Taneva Pitts, his 18-year-old daughter, share final moments before she donates her kidney in a kidney exchange transplant. Surgeons at Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital exchange kidneys of willing, healthy donors who aren't a match. On January 29, 2010, six surgeries meant three people who had been told they wouldn't receive a kidney had life-saving transplant surgery.
Randy Davies' Daughter Shares Why She Wants to Donate Her Kidney to Her Father
When Randy Davies needed his second kidney transplant his 18-year-old daughter Taneva Pitts, just a high school senior, donated her kidney. It's part of an innovative kidney exchange transplant program at Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital in San Antonio.