To get started:

  1. 45 mins Complete the Donor Care Network screening and medical history
  2. ~3 daysCenter will contact you

Then: (may vary slightly by center)

  • 1 dayComplete standard workup
  • 1 – 4 weeksGet cleared for donation
  • Complete pre-op
  • Complete surgery

After surgery:

  • Most donors home within two days following donation
  • Should not fly for a minimum of one week after donation
  • Will need two to eight weeks of recovery time
  • High performance athletes will need six months to a year before they are back to pre-donation performance levels