Medical City Fort Worth July 01, 2015

Fort Worth Transplant Institute Surgical Director George Rofaiel, M.D., and Medical Director Sridhar Allam, M.D.

The National Kidney Registry (NKR) recently honored the Fort Worth Transplant Institute at Medical City Fort Worth with an “Excellence in Teamwork Award” for being part of the largest kidney swap in U.S. history. The chain of kidney transplants involved 70 recipients and donors, including a Fort Worth patient who received a kidney at Plaza through the national swap. Fort Worth Transplant Institute Surgical Director George Rofaiel, M.D., and the institute’s Medical Director Sridhar Allam, M.D., accepted the award for the Plaza transplant team at the NKR’s “Seventh Annual Season of Miracles Awards Gala” at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City.