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Transplant Patient Finds Hope, Compassion and Second Chance at Mayo Clinic

November 8, 2018

Transplant Patient Finds Hope, Compassion and Second Chance at Mayo Clinic

By In the Loop In the Loop

Scott St. Michel was in need of a liver transplant, but extra weight and the severity of his situation kept him off of the wait list — until surgeon Julie Heimbach, M.D., offered another option.

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Tags: Dr. Julie Heimbach, liver transplant, Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Mayo Clinic Transplant Center, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, sleeve gastrectomy


Paired Kidney Exchange Gives Mayo Staffer New Appreciation for Her Work

October 2, 2018

Paired Kidney Exchange Gives Mayo Staffer New Appreciation for Her Work

By In the Loop In the Loop

Surgical assistant Linda Altermatt was used to being in the operating room, but being the patient was another experience entirely. It’s an experience she says will guide her work in the future.

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Tags: Dr. Julie Heimbach, Dr. Mikel Prieto, kidney disease, Kidney transplant, Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea, Paired Kidney Donation Program


May 5, 2015

A Thousand Lives Saved – Celebrating a Transplant Milestone

By In the Loop In the Loop

Colleagues surprised Charles Rosen, M.D., with a celebration recognizing his 1000th liver transplant, including some lighthearted gifts in line with the theme. In true Mayo fashion, he was quick to turn the attention to the team and the donors. 

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Tags: Dr. Brooks Edwards, Dr. Charles Rosen, Dr. Julie Heimbach, liver transplant, transplant


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