It was a big day for two Salvation Army employees. Kate Esker and Mike Riemer both underwent surgery at Allegheny General Hospital on Tuesday, and are recovering well. Esker donated a kidney to Riemer.
A toddler who underwent liver surgery one month ago continues to get better.
From Zumba class in February to surgery in November, we’ve followed a North Hills woman in need of a kidney transplant. The native of Argentina is now back at home with her family.
A woman’s desperate search for a kidney donor came from a man she never met. After the surgeries, both are doing fine.
Jacquie Uhler placed an ad hoping for a miracle. And that’s exactly what she got.
Who would think a kidney would come from a dentist’s office? But that’s exactly what happened for 14-year-old Gabrielle Evans.
KDKA’s Medical Frontiers is joined by Dr. Kumar and Dr. Peter Abrams from Allegheny General Hospital. They take your calls about kidney disease and dialysis.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The live-donor liver transplant program has reportedly been halted at UPMC. According to the Pittsburgh Tribune Review, the health system suspended has the program as a precautionary measure. Earlier this month, UPMC […]