Bloodless Medicine & Surgery
Excellent Care for Patients Seeking Alternatives to Transfusion

In 1996, Hartford Hospital became the first hospital in Connecticut to implement bloodless medicine and surgery techniques. Through a multidisciplinary approach to patient care, complex procedures such as cardiac surgery, including off-bypass procedures, aortic aneurysm repair, total joint replacements and kidney transplants are performed by physician’s who specialize in techniques of non-blood management. (more)

The Bloodless Center offers pre-operative informational consultations to patients with needs, desires and concerns regarding blood transfusions. Any patient or provider can call the center number at 860.972.4119 (toll-free 800-684-3334) to schedule an appointment. (more)