Mayo Clinic Q&A

Mayo Clinic Q&A


The living-kidney donation option

June 24, 2020

While 6,000 people chose living-kidney donation in 2018, experts say the pool of potential donors is still untapped. Educating would-be donors and recipients about the advantages of living donation is key.


Dr. Mikel Prieto, a Mayo Clinic transplant surgeon, discusses the living kidney donation option.