Kidney Transplant Team

Our comprehensive, interdisciplinary approach utilizes specialized care teams comprised of medical specialists, social workers, financial counselors and transplant coordinators who work together to provide you with the highest level of care – managing the transplant procedure and post-transplant process with outcomes and success rates that meet or exceed most national benchmarks. Our program offers your physician at home EpicLink, a tool that provides real-time secure web access to your medical record for continued communication and follow-up.

Our Physician Team

Victor Bowers

Victor Bowers, MD, FACS
Board Certified, Surgery

Executive Director of Abdomial Transplant Program, Tampa General Hospital
Assistant Professor of Surgery, USF Health Morsani College of Medicine
Rajendra Baliga

Rajendra Baliga, MD, FACP, FASN
Board Certified, Internal Medicine and Nephrology

Medical Director, Pancreas Transplant Program, Tampa General Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine, USF Health Morsani College of Medicine
Charles Sanders

Charles Sanders, MD
Board Certified, Internal Medicine and Nephrology

Medical Director, Kidney Transplant Program, Tampa General Hospital
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, USF Health Morsani College of Medicine
John Leone

John Leone, MD, PhD, FACS
Board Certified, Surgery

Surgical Director, Pancreas Transplant Program, Tampa General Hospital