• Patient stories

    More than 900 Kentuckians are currently waiting for a life-saving organ transplant. Read about patients who have received their gift of life, and learn more about their stories.

  • David Morrow

    David Morrow, the 57-year-old science and language arts teacher at East Washington Middle School in Pekin, Ind., is now in his 35th year of teaching and still going strong. That alone is impressive. Even more impressive? The fact that Morrow is back in his classroom today after undergoing a combined heart and kidney transplant at UK HealthCare. Read more about David Morrow »

  • Nicole Tipton

    Nicole's had cystic fibrosis since she was born, but over time her lungs have scarred. Nicole's conditioned became so bad that her mom, Teresa, wasn't sure Nicole was going to make it. She says before she knew it, her little girl was in the hospital, hooked up to IVs, unsure of how her daughter's body would react to the transplant. Read more about Nicole Tipton »