Specialist transplant - HIV

Kidney transplant service

We're one of a small number of hospitals in the UK offering kidney transplants for people with HIV and end-stage kidney disease. We're the most experienced team in the country for kidney transplants in this group.

Our transplant team will assess you with input from:

  • a kidney doctor (nephrologist)
  • a HIV physician
  • kidney and HIV pharmacists

If you're suitable for a transplant, you may be able to have a:

We'll talk with you about this and decide on a case-by-case basis.

After your transplant, we'll work with your HIV team to monitor your:

  • antiretroviral therapies
  • transplant immunosuppression drugs


You'll stay on Richard Bright ward if you're having a kidney transplant.

Our consultants

Rachel Hilton

Martin Drage

Last updated: 21 September 2022

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Contact our Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS)

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