- Pediatric Heart
- Pediatric Lung
Meet the Team
Strong results reflect a multidisciplinary approach to patient care that draws on the combined talents and experience of transplant physicians, transplant surgeons, nurse coordinators, transplant assistants, social workers, financial counselors and psychologists.
UF Health Shands Transplant Center team members offer state of the art immunosuppression protocols to improve patient and graft survival rates.
- Kenneth Andreoni, M.D.
Surgical Director, Adult and Pediatric Kidney Transplant
- Narendra Battula, MBBS, MRCS, MD, FRC
- Mark Johnson, M.D.
- Ali Zarrinpar, MD, PhD
- Kawther Alquadan, MD
- Alfonso Santos, Jr., M.D.
Interim Medical Director, Adult Kideny Transplant
- Kiran Upadhyay, M.D.
Medical Director, Pediatric Kidney Transplant
- Jillian Bowdain, MSN, AGACNP-BC, FNP
- Michelle Klenk-Cohen, MSN, FNP-C
- Sandra Demasters-Reynolds, MSN, RN, CCTC
- Phyllis Mitchell
- Maria Oxendine
- Shanne'l Woods
- Michaela Wiley
Living Donor Assistant
- Vickie Connell
- Viva Brown
- Edward Harley
- Kathy Henderson
- Latosha Williams
Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Coordinators
- Mojdeh Bannister BSN, RN
- Goldwyn Rahman BSN, RN, CCRN
- Laura Schoonmaker MSN, RN, CCTC
- Michelle Tharp, RN, BSN
- Stephanie Sharpe, RN, BSN
- Ke'van Brown, RN, BSN
- Karen S. Miller, RN, BS
- Kennisha Miranda, RN, BSN
- Gena Johns, RN, BSN
Pediatric Kidney Coordinator
- Rachel Bush, MSN, RN-BC, CPNP-AC/PC
- Felicia Johns, RN, BSN
Pediatric Transplant Assistant
- April Ellis
UF Health is contracted with most transplant networks. Check with your employer or insurer for more information about accessing UF Health for transplant services or our call financial coordinators with any questions.
Social Worker, Kidney Transplant
- Jennifer Zeidman, MSW, LCSW, CCTSW (Adult and Pediatric)
- Mackaully Parada, MSW
- Angela Hoppe, LCSW
Contact us at 1-352-265-0254
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Sacred Heart Kidney Transplant affiliated with UF Health
5149 N. 9th Avenue, Suite 246
Pensacola, FL 32504
Halifax Health Center for Transplant Services affiliated with UF Health
311 N. Clyde Morris Blvd., Suite 360, Daytona Beach, FL 32114