Georgia’s Only Lung Transplant Program

Emory’s McKelvey Lung Transplant Center in Atlanta, Georgia specializes in the treatment of complex lung disorders and offers the full continuum of sophisticated care involved in lung transplantation. We are dedicated to researching lung disorders and providing the best treatment and care for lung transplant patients.

Emory is the only lung transplant program in the state of Georgia, receiving referrals from across the Southeast. Our goal is to provide patients with end-stage lung disease the unsurpassed care they deserve.

Lung Transplant Program Highlights & Differentiators

Georgia’s Only Lung Transplant Program: In 1993, Emory established the only Georgia lung transplant center, with the primary mission of serving Georgia residents suffering from otherwise untreatable complex lung diseases. To date, Emory has performed over 495 lung transplant procedures.

Multidisciplinary Team of Specialists: Emory's team of lung transplant specialists includes pulmonologists, transplant surgeons, cardiologists, transplant coordinators and nurses, working together to provide superior care to all our lung transplant patients.

Commitment to Transplant Research: Our commitment to research, education and patient care is reflected in the success of our program. Emory's highly-esteemed staff of physicians is at the forefront of lung transplant research. They are currently investigating immune tolerance and end-stage pulmonary vascular disease and experimental methods for effective gene therapy.

How Can We Help You Today?

Need help? We will be delighted to assist you today, so please call the Emory Transplant Center at 855-366-7989. We look forward to hearing from you.