Downtown Chicago
Downtown Chicago

Only 9 miles from University of Chicago Hospital

Polish American Transplant Center
Polish American Transplant Center

University of Chicago Hospital in front of Downtown Skyline

Downtown Chicago
Downtown Chicago

Only 9 miles from University of Chicago Hospital

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POLISH AMERICAN TRANSPLANT CENTER 

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, islet 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 hospital (left).and Jozefa took over her care in clinic during the recovery and afterwards (right). 
Mallory (above)  had suffered from type 1 diabetes since she was a child. She received a pancreatic islet transplant and has not bee using any insulin for almost 4 years. 
Polish husband- Stanislaw and nurse Tomasz
At the age of 69 Stanislaw (below) was stressed about his kidney transplant especially that he spoke mostly Polish. Karolina  guided him in Polish during recovery in the hospital and Jozefa took over his outpatient care, chatting in Polish during the clinic visits and over the phone. 

OUR CLINICAL TEAM

Piotr Witkowski MD PhD
Piotr Witkowski MD PhD

Transplant Surgeon

Andrzej Jakubowiak MD PhD
Andrzej Jakubowiak MD PhD

Professor of Hematology

Agnieszka Ardelt MD PhD
Agnieszka Ardelt MD PhD

Professor of Neurology

Patrycja Ulijaszczyk-Noga
Patrycja Ulijaszczyk-Noga

Pre Transplantant Nurse

Jozefa Stutor
Jozefa Stutor

Post Transplant Nurse

Monika Krezalek MD
Monika Krezalek MD

Surgical Resident

Kinga Skowron MD
Kinga Skowron MD

Surgery Resident

Mieczyslawa Franczyk
Mieczyslawa Franczyk

Physical Therapy Specialist

Karolina_edited
Karolina_edited

Transplant Unit Nurse