Ask a Specialist: Living Kidney Donation


The Queen’s Transplant Center has done more than 200 kidney transplants since 2012. However, there are more than 400 people on the Queen’s kidney transplant waiting list. What happens to those who have end-stage kidney disease? Did you know you could be a living kidney donor and make a difference in someone’s life?  Find out more with Dr. Jon Kai Yamaguchi, transplant surgeon at The Queen’s Transplant Center, in this segment of Ask a Specialist on Wake Up 2day.


To learn more about the organ donation process, how to become a living kidney donor, and how you can register to become a donor, call the Queen’s Transplant Center at 691-8897 or go to

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