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Patient & Family Resources

At Tampa General Hospital, our patients and their caregivers are our priority. To ensure you have everything you need to navigate the liver transplant process for yourself or a loved one, we’ve compiled this list of helpful patient and family resources, including important links to national organizations, local and regional support groups, hotels and information about local pharmacies, grocery stores and eateries.

Community Resources – Important Links and Support Groups

Whether you’re a patient or caregiver, you don’t have to go through a liver transplant alone. Check out our list of useful links to other transplant websites, support groups and more.

Click here to view community resources information.

Tampa General Hospital's Transplant Houses

TGH operates a number of Transplant Houses that offer post-transplant patients and their families a comfortable place to stay in the first weeks following surgery.

Click here to read more about our Transplant Houses and the criteria to stay there.


If you need a place to stay in the Tampa area, whether for an initial liver transplant consultation or to be close to the hospital when you or a loved one is waiting for the call, you can stay at any of our local accommodations. Tampa General Hospital has even partnered with some hotels to offer special rates to our patients and their families.

Click here to see the list of hotels, rates and contact information.

Local Resources

Going through the liver transplant process can be overwhelming, but here at Tampa General Hospital, we’ll do everything in our power to make your time with us—however long it may be—more comfortable for you and your family. When you need to shop for necessities or grab a bite to eat, refer to this list of grocery stores, pharmacies and local eateries near TGH.

Grocery Stores


243 Bayshore Blvd., Tampa, FL 33606


1601 W Kennedy Blvd., Tampa, FL 33606


1544 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33607




315 W Platt St., Tampa, FL 33606

Phone: (813) 251-3939


220 E Madison St., Tampa, FL 33602

Phone: (813) 228-0175


Food and Drink

Sparkman Wharf

615 Channelside Drive, Tampa, FL 33602

Cold Stone Creamery

3810 W Neptune St., Ste B6, Tampa, FL 33629

Oxford Exchange

420 W Kennedy Blvd., Tampa, FL 33606

Eddie & Sam’s N.Y. Pizza

203 E Twiggs St., Tampa, FL 33602

American Social

601 S Harbour Island Blvd. #107, Tampa, FL 33602

First Watch

520 N Tampa St, Tampa, FL 33602

Foundation Coffee Co.

1607 N Franklin St., Tampa, FL 33602

Buddy Brew Coffee  

2020 W Kennedy Blvd., Tampa, FL 33606