Pediatric Nephrology Patient Stories

  • Ethan Hatton

    Ethan Hatton was a UMCH patient since he was born; he was first cared for in the NICU and spent some time on dialysis before receiving a kidney transplant.

  • Kahla Tallie

    Kahla Tallie was just a baby when it was determined that she would need a kidney transplant. Kahla's mother was her living donor, giving life to her daughter for a second time through transplantation.
  • Matthew Colantuno

    Matthew was diagnosed with severe damage to the kidneys before he was even born. Today he is running around with one of his father's kidneys inside his belly.