POLISH AMERICAN TRANSPLANT CENTER 

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The Center was established to serve Polish-American community in the USA

 

Particularly, to enable Polish-American patients an access to the highest quality medical care provided by Polish- and English-speaking personnel

in preparation for, during and after organ and tissue transplantation procedures.

We offer kidney, pancreas, liver, heart, lungs and bone marrow transplantation.

For more information, please contact

Patrycja Ulijaszczyk-Noga@uchospitals.edu    

tel. (773) 834-8482  

fax (773) 834-0732

OUR PATIENTS

“Kinga was 19 year old when she gave a part of her own liver to her Mom, Maria, when Maria’s liver failed and was dying.  Both are feeling great 5 years after the transplantation procedure. Kinga graduated from a nursing school.
“Teresa who moved with family to Chicago from South of Poland years ago, received a kidney from her brother Marian, so

she was only one month on hemodialysis. Both are feeling great more then 5 years after the procedure; both are fully active professionally.

Irenka speaks only Polish. She received a kidney transplant at the age of 75. 
Nurse Karolina took care of her speaking Polish in the hospital (above), and Jozefa guides her in clinic during recovery (below). 
Mallory has suffered from type 1 diabetes since she was a child. She received a pancreatic islet transplant and has not bee using any insulin for last 3 and half years. 
Polish husband- Stanislaw, nurse Tomasz
At the age of 69 Stanislaw was stressed about his kidney transplant especially that  he did not speak English at all.  Karolina  guided him in Polish during recovery in the hospital and Jozefa took over chatting in Polish during the clinic visits and over the phone afterwards 

OUR CLINICAL TEAM

Piotr Witkowski MD PhD
Piotr Witkowski MD PhD

Transplant Surgeon

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Andrzej Jakubowiak MD PhD
Andrzej Jakubowiak MD PhD

Professor Hematology

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Agnieszak Ardelt MD PhD
Agnieszak Ardelt MD PhD

Professor, Neurologist

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Pre Transplantant Nurse

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Jozefa Stutor
Jozefa Stutor

Post Transplant Nurse

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Monika Krezalek MD
Monika Krezalek MD

Surgical Resident

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Mieczyslawa Franczyk RN
Mieczyslawa Franczyk RN

Physical Therapy Specialist

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Karolina Krakowiak RN
Karolina Krakowiak RN

Transplant Unit Nurse

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Agnieszka Stryjek RN
Agnieszka Stryjek RN

Transplant Unit Nurse

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