We understand that the idea of undergoing a heart transplant is daunting. Our heart transplant team at Allegheny Health Network (AHN) Cardiovascular Institute guides you through every step of the process.
Our team’s compassion and expertise has helped make AHN Cardiovascular Institute one of the nation’s top heart transplant programs. We’re proud to offer you:
It can take six months or longer to receive a heart transplant. During this time, you may need mechanical circulatory support in the form of a VAD or balloon pump to support your weakened heart.
Depending on your health condition and personal preferences, your options include: