What We Treat

Children’s is home to one of the leading pediatric transplant centers in the country offering comprehensive pre- and posttransplant services to children, teens and young adults with end-stage diseases of the liver, heart and kidney.

What is a transplant?

A solid organ transplant gives your child a healthy organ (heart, liver or kidney) from a donor. A donor is a person who gives your child an organ.

Learn more about organ donation

Services We Offer

Programs and services

The Children's Carlos and Marguerite Mason Transplant Center provides full pre- and post-transplant services for children in need of a liver, heart or kidney transplant.

  • Liver Transplant Program: We are home to one of the largest pediatric liver transplant programs in the country. We have performed more than 400 liver transplants on infants, children and young adults, and have some of the shortest wait times in the country.
  • Heart Transplant Program: Our pediatric heart transplant team has performed more than 300 heart transplants on children with survival rates that are better than the national average.
  • Kidney Transplant Program: For more than 30 years, we have been a pioneer in pediatric kidney transplantation. We have wait times and patient survival rates that are better than the national average.
  • Adolescent and Young Adult Transplant Program: We provide the resources to help make the transition to adulthood as smooth as possible. Our AP101: I Own it Clinic is specially designed for our liver, heart and kidney transplant patients ages 14 to 21.

Innovative research

In conjunction with Emory University School of Medicine, our transplant team is committed to excellence and innovation in pediatric research. We are devoted to developing new and better preventive, diagnostic services and treatments through research.

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Our Unique Approach

Why choose Children's?

Children's is home to one of the largest pediatric solid organ transplant programs in the country. Combining the latest proven technology and research with a caring, child-friendly approach, makes Children's a top choice for pediatric transplantation. 

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Helpful Resources

Transplant camps, events and support groups

Family involvement is a crucial part of recovery. That's why we offer programs and events that involve the entire family.

Learn more and get involved

Family support services

Transplant patients and their families have basic and extraordinary mental, physical, emotional and spiritual needs, and Children's has many services available to meet them.

Learn more about what you can expect during your stay

Transitional housing

Many families travel great distances to Children's for transplantation. To meet the needs of those families, we offer transitional or temporary housing options that have been carefully chosen for safety, cleanliness, amenities and proximity. The housing options for transplant patients include the Mason Guest House and the Ronald McDonald House near Egleston.

Learn more about our temporary housing options, transportation for out-of-town patients and amenities


Egleston hospital

1405 Clifton Road NE

Atlanta, GA 30322-1062