Patient Stories: Pediatric Kidney Transplant

Kayana Montville Pediatric Kidney Transplant Patient

Kyana Montville
At 12 years old, Kyana Montville, was unexpectedly diagnosed with kidney failure requiring dialysis. After receiving the call that her wait for a kidney transplant was over, she was able to come off dialysis. Hear her story. 

Jameson Laliberte Pediatric Kidney Transplant PatientJameson Laliberte
Recognizing a need for a local pediatric transplant program, UMass Memorial Medical Center launched its comprehensive pediatric kidney transplant program in 2011. Two years later in 2013, nine-year-old Jameson Laliberte became the first pediatric kidney transplant recipient at the Medical Center. Read Jameson's story.