Overview of Living Kidney Donation


Lloyd Ratner, MD, Director, Renal and Pancreatic Transplant Program, tells prospective patients, kidney donors, and families what they need to know about kidney donation and transplantation. In this direct and engaging presentation, Dr. Ratner provides a weath of information about the advantages of living donor kidney donation; laparoscopic and open surgical techniques; what onors and recipients should expect during and after surgery; post-operative pain and followup; and post-donation pregnancy.