Centers & Programs

Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Center at the Jefferson Heart Institute

We provide cardiac patients with leading-edge medical and surgical options including state-of-the-art heart transplants.

Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery Program

Our Program is designated as a Center of Excellence by the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery. Our team of experienced and dedicated healthcare professionals offers patients the safest, most successful bariatric surgery experience possible. 

Breast Care Center

Our Center centralizes diagnosis and treatment of diseases (benign or malignant) and functional abnormalities of the esophagus and stomach.

Burn Center

At our Center, patients have access to the medical team behind our Level 1 Trauma Center, including surgeons, nurses, pharmacists, dietitians, physical therapists, occupational therapists and case managers. 

Comprehensive Traumatic Injury Program

We are an accredited Level I Regional Resource Trauma Center and a referral center for multiple suburban communities and trauma centers in the region. With one of the highest transfer volume rates in Pennsylvania, our Program provides immediate surgical services and care to critically injured patients.

Gastroesophageal Center

Our Center centralizes diagnosis and treatment of diseases (benign or malignant) and functional abnormalities of the esophagus and stomach.

Jefferson Center for Injury Research & Prevention (JCIRP)

Our Center fosters interdisciplinary collaboration that crosses global campuses and community borders ultimately to save lives and reduce disability. Our injury science experts devote themselves to conducting research, providing education, engaging social entrepreneurship and partnering with communities in the Delaware Valley and beyond. 

Kidney Transplant Program

Successful kidney transplantation within the Philadelphia region started at Jefferson. Find out about our wide-ranging team of experts, whose collaboration continues to produce outstanding results.

Liver Transplant Program

Successful kidney transplantation within the Philadelphia region started at Jefferson. Find out about our wide-ranging team of experts, whose collaboration continues to produce outstanding results.

The Delaware Valley's longest-running, high-quality Liver Transplantation Program. We offer patients the shortest time to transplant possible.

Pancreas, Biliary & Related Cancer Center

Our Center offers a multidisciplinary approach to the diagnosis and treatment of patients with these difficult-to-treat cancers. Our internationally renowned experts in treating cancers of the pancreas and biliary tract provide personalized treatment that addresses every aspect of your care.

Pancreas Transplant Program

Pancreas Transplantation has been performed at Jefferson with outstanding results. For patients with diabetes, this potentially curative transplant is carefully considered with all the latest therapeutic options.

Thoracic & Esophageal Surgery Program

When you or someone you care about needs thoracic surgery, turn to the experts. Our team performs a wide range of procedures to treat diseases and conditions affecting organs in the chest (thorax).

Vascular Center

The Jefferson Vascular Center (JVC) provides comprehensive patient care for the diagnosis, management, treatment and prevention of vascular diseases (diseases of blood vessels) and thrombotic (blood-clotting) disorders, as well as care of complex vascular wounds.