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Transplant Surgery

The longest-running and largest transplant center in the state, Avera Transplant Institute has exceeded 600 solid organ transplants and 300 bone marrow transplants.

Physicians

Robert Santella, MD

Robert N. Santella, MD, FACP

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Dr. Christopher Auvenshine

R. Christopher Auvenshine, DO

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Kelly McCaul, MD

Kelly McCaul, MD, ABIM, FRCPC

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Dr. Vinod Parameswaran

Vinod Parameswaran, MD, FRCPatn, MRCP(UK)”

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Dr. Ahmed Galal

Ahmed Galal, MD, FRCPC, MSc

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Dr. Jeffery Steers

Jeffery Steers, MD, FACS

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More Than 1,000 Transplants

Joyce Meland received a bone marrow transplant in 2012, marking the Avera Transplant Institute’s 1,000th transplant since 1993.