Kidney Transplant Team

Leadership

Joseph Singh, MDMedical Director, Kidney Transplant Program
Ebcioglu, Zeynep Ayse, MD


Kidney Transplant Nephrologists

Name Specialties Location
Kent, Rebecca L., MD 860.241.0700
  • Nephrology
  • Hartford
Singh, Joseph Udai, MD 860.972.4219
  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
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  • Hartford
  • Enfield
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Tremaglio, Joseph M., MD 860.972.4219
  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
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  • Hartford
  • Bloomfield
  • Farmington
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Ye, Xiaoyi, MD 860.972.4219
  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
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  • Hartford

Kidney Transplant Surgeons

Name Specialties Location
Dar, Wasim, MD, PhD 860.972.4219
  • Transplant Surgery
  • Hartford
Morgan, Glyn, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS 860.972.4219
  • Transplant Surgery
  • General Surgery
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  • Hartford
Serrano, Oscar K., MD 860.972.4219
  • Transplant Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Hepatobiliary and Surgical Oncology
  • Surgical Oncology
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  • Hartford
Sheiner, Patricia Ann, MD, FACS 860.972.4219
  • Transplant Surgery
  • General Surgery
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  • Hartford

Kidney Transplant Team Roles:

 

Nephrology Advanced Practice Provider

An Advanced Practice Registered Nurse or a Physician Assistant provides specialized medical management of pre and post- transplant patients

Nurse Coordinator

Coordinators play a pivotal role in all phases of the transplant process. They manage referrals, evaluations, waitlisted patients, and coordinate management of post-transplant patients.

Social Worker

Transplant social workers work closely with patients and families to provide support and cope with the stress involved with transplantation. They can identify community resources for patients and their families to assist with their recovery.

Registered Dietitian

Transplant dietitians review your current nutritional status and provide recommendations to optimize your nutrition throughout your transplant experience.

Financial Coordinators

Transplant financial coordinators focus on insurance issues related to the transplant surgery and medical follow up. They can help with insurance requirements, coordination of benefits, & verify coverage pre & post-transplant.

Psychologist/Psychiatrist

Performs a thorough assessment of your mental health, your wellbeing, and your social support.

Pharmacist

Transplant pharmacists have expertise in patient education, monitoring of drug adverse interactions, and improving patient medication adherence. They will also coordinate medications upon discharge.

 

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