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Additional Services

Willis-Knighton Health System has a state-of-the-art Histocompatibility Laboratory (HLA). The surgeons affiliated with The John C. McDonald Regional Transplant Center also perform complex hepato-pancreato-biliary surgery, endocrine surgery, vascular access surgery, as well as robotic and minimally invasive surgeries through their Advanced Surgery Center.

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  • Histocompatibility Laboratory (HLA)
    State-of-the-art tissue testing for compatibility
  • Advanced Surgery Center
    Occasionally transplant patients require more than a transplant alone. The surgeons of the John C. McDonald Regional Transplant Center perform additional procedures that include endocrine surgery, hepato-pancreato-biliary surgery, and vascular access for dialysis.
  • Bariatric Surgery
    Some patients may be required to lose weight prior to transplantation. The Metabolic Surgery Center is accredited by the American Society for Metabollic and Bariatric Surgery.