A kidney pancreas transplant is an operation to place both a kidney and a pancreas at the same time into someone who has kidney failure related to type 1 diabetes in many cases both transplanted organs may come from one deceased donor. Kidney and pancreas transplant candidates might be currently on dialysis or might require dialysis in the near future after combined transplantation of the kidney and pancreas the kidney will be able to filter and excrete wastes so dialysis will not be needed the transplanted pancreas will produce insulin to control the diabetes. The kidney and pancreas transplant program at weill cornell medicine is the largest of its kind in the united states with more than 5000 kidney transplants under our belt our program also has among the highest living donor kidney transplant volumes in the nation. In pancreas after kidney transplant or pak a person receives a kidney transplant from a living donor and then after several months of recovery has a second surgery to receive a pancreas transplant from a deceased donor. Kidney kidney pancreas transplant programs kidney kidney pancreas transplant programs the uk kidney transplant program has been a leader in advanced kidney failure since 1964 when we completed our first live donor kidney transplant
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