Christoffer's Kidney Donation Story - Virginia Transplant Center - Henrico Doctors' Hospital

The Virginia Transplant Center, located in HCA Virginia's Henrico Doctors' Hospital in Richmond, VA, specializes in kidney transplants, living kidney donations and paired exchange kidney transplants. We are proud to use the most advanced technology along with medical and surgical innovations to provide individualized ongoing care for all of our kidney transplant patients.

Most people are born with two healthy kidney's, and you only need one to function normally. So, in the case of Christoffer Friend, he chose at a young age to undergo surgery and donate his kidney to someone in need.

Listen to Christoffer's story as he explains his reasoning to become a donor and why living kidney donation is such a rewarding experience.