Now Taking Physician Referrals

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We accept referrals over the phone at 801-585-3697. Our Lung Transplant Team will help facilitate the initial appointment.

Lung Transplant Assistant

Phone: 801-585-3697
Toll-free: 800-456-8341
Fax: 801-213-3969

Patient Information Needed on Referral

Please fax the following medical records to 801-213-3969 or email to lungtransplant@hsc.utah.edu

  • Results of most recent (within one year) tests for pulmonary function and arterial blood gases
  • Results of most recent cardiac cath, stress test, and/or echocardiogram (for patients with history of cardiac disease)
  • Most recent history, physical results, and/or discharge summary
  • Most recent CT scan
  • Results of previous transplant evaluations, if available

Lung Transplant Evaluation Testing

The following tests are part of the evaluation process, and arranging as many of them as possible at the time you refer your patient will speed the transplant evaluation process considerably. If you have any questions regarding these tests or would like to discuss appropriate timing of these tests, please do not hesitate to reach out to our team.

  • Right and left heart catheterization
  • Colonoscopy
  • Echocardiogram with bubble study
  • DEXA scan
  • CT chest without contrast, PA/LAT chest xray
  • Mammogram, if a woman over 40
  • Pap/pelvic exam
  • Up to date yearly visit with dentist and ophthalmologist
  • Breathing tests, including spirometry, DLCO, plethysmography, and a six minute walk test.

Patient Information

Referring Physician Information

Primary Care Physician Information

Primary Insurance Information

Secondary Insurance Information



Or Call 801-585-3697