Morton plant, New Jersey, the oldest continuously operating medical facility in the US, has just been approved for the world’s first superhuman organ transplant.
The facility is the first of its kind in the country and is one of only a handful of medical centers in the USA that will make organ transplanted organ donations.
The transplant was conducted at the Morton Memorial Health Care Center in nearby Port Jervis, New York.
The organs were donated by a patient in New Jersey who had been suffering from chronic kidney disease for nearly two years.
“The hospital is doing everything in its power to give the patient an organ that is of the highest quality and is of highest potential to heal a person,” said Dr. Mark Osterberg, chairman of the Mortons Board of Directors.
“We are excited to be one of the first to transplant an organ.”
The transplants were performed by Dr. Michael Kallstrom, chief of the transplant team at the hospital.
“It was an honor to be selected for this incredible mission, and it was a privilege to be part of this mission,” Kallstorm said.
“Our goal is to create a world in which people can live in comfort and happiness.”
The patients were identified in October.
The patient, a 60-year-old man, suffered from a kidney disease that had been killing him for nearly four years.
He had been using a dialysis machine, but his kidneys had been failing.
Kallstra was able to obtain a kidney from the donor by injecting the patient with an aqueous solution that contained stem cells from the patient’s own kidney.
He then transplanted the cells into a recipient’s kidney.
The transplanted kidney was then transplants his own body, the patient said.
The operation was one of many successful transplants for the Mortonia facility, which was designed by famed Italian architect Giuseppe Sraffa in the 1950s.
“Morton is not only the largest organ donation center in the U.S., but also one of America’s most renowned hospitals, and a leader in the field of regenerative medicine,” Kalevala said.
Kaleva said the hospital’s work is being supported by the Mortona Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, which is also the sole donor donor.
Morton is a pioneer in regenerative medical research, Kalevas foundation said.
It is also one a number of major hospitals that have been involved in pioneering transplantation technologies.
The hospital’s operations and medical staff have been recognized for their efforts, including the “Award of the Heart,” the most prestigious award in the hospital and a $1.2 million donation to help fund the hospital, according to its website.
“This groundbreaking project will give people a better chance of living a long, healthy life,” said Morton CEO John E. Mavra, who is also chairman of its board of directors.
“A few years ago, the Mortón Foundation established the Mortontons Memorial Hospital Foundation to further the development of the medical community and the world.”
The hospital has been in business since 1923, when its first patient was a 10-year old boy from Italy who was diagnosed with a kidney infection and began receiving dialysis.
Mortons founding doctor, Dr. Giuseppino Mavro, was the first surgeon to operate on a human being.
Mollona and Morton are both privately owned, with Mortons parent company, the company, now known as New York Medical Group, controlling most of the business.
Mortonia was established in 1929 by Mavru, a former head of the Italian military and an Italian immigrant who had immigrated to the United States as a child.
Mivro left the hospital in 1967 to become president of the New York City Hospital Association, and was named chief medical officer in 1968.
He also served as vice president of a foundation in the United Kingdom.
Mourners arrive at the funeral of Morton Hospital founder and former director Dr. Frank Mavrola at Morton Cemetery on Saturday, May 12, 2021, in Morton, New Hampshire.
Mortona is the oldest operating medical center in New York state, and has operated since 1923.
The organ transplant program was launched in the late 1960s and was designed to address a shortage of kidney transplantable organs in the hospitals medical community.
Organ transplant patients with chronic kidney failure and who had had kidney failure in the past, would be given a standard kidney with a large organ that could be used for transplants.
The kidney would be harvested at the morton hospital, where the organ would be kept in an ice-filled tank and stored for transplant.
In recent years, however, the transplant program has been criticized for its reliance on a few transplants a year.
A new study released by the American Heart Association and the American Society of Nephrology found that