The Latest in Left Ventricular Assist Devices | FAQ with Dr. Ahmet Kilic
Cardiac surgeon Ahmet Kilic answers commonly asked questions about left ventricular assist devices (LVAD) and discusses improvements to LVAD technology and implantation techniques.Learn more about VADs
Amyloidosis Leads to Heart and Kidney Transplant: Harold Baines's Story
Harold Baines, MLB Hall of Famer, has a genetic condition called amyloidosis which is a rare disease characterized by a buildup of abnormal amyloid deposits in the body. As a result, he needed both a heart and kidney transplant.
A Team of Heart Care Experts
Heart & Vascular Institute
Our cardiomyopathy and heart failure specialists work with you to ensure you are healthy while you wait for a heart transplant.
Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
Our multidisciplinary care team consists of pediatric cardiac surgeons from the Johns Hopkins Children's Center, making sure your child gets the best care possible.
More Patient Stories
Heart Transplant | Marion's Story
Marion Bennett received a lifesaving heart transplant from Johns Hopkins Medicine. Marion was born with transposition of the great arteries, a condition that weakened her heart over time.
Combined Heart-Liver Transplantation | Kristine's Story
Kristine Stoehr was diagnosed with a rare heart condition, arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy (ARVD/C). As her disease progressed, her care team at Johns Hopkins performed a life-saving heart-liver transplantation.
Remote Access to CareTelemedicine Heart Transplant Services
Our clinic provides telemedicine services for patients undergoing heart transplantation and heart transplant recipients. Virtual visits can help you manage your condition with more ease and flexibility without having to leave your home when appropriate.
Contact us at 410-955-7935 to request an appointment.
Adult Appointment Phone
Pediatric Appointment Phone
Johns Hopkins Comprehensive Transplant Center
Heart Transplant Program Office
1800 Orleans Street
Baltimore, MD 21287