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Goran B. G. Klintmalm, MD
Transplant Surgery
Dr. Goran B. Klintmalm is an internationally-recognized pioneer in liver transplantation and an authority in kidney transplantation, immunosuppression, and organ preservation. Dr. Klintmalm performed the first liver transplant in Texas at Baylor University Medical Center over 30 years ago. He has developed one of the largest and most reputable transplant programs in the world. Under Dr. Klintmalm's direction, more than 8000 solid organ transplants have been performed at Baylor including liver, living liver donor, kidney, kidney/pancreas, living kidney donor and heart and lung transplants. Baylor is one of only 3 liver transplant programs in the US that have performed more than 4,000 transplants. Dr. Klintmalm has served as President of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons and on more than 25 national medical committees. He is a principal investigator of innumerable national and international research projects. In addition, Dr. Klintmalm has been appointed Associated Editor of the American Journal of Transplantation and to 12 editorial boards. He is the author or co-author of more than 600 publications in transplantation. Dr. Klintmalm is the co-editor of the principal textbook in liver transplantation and has published 4 other textbooks, written 33 textbook chapters, 450+ peer reviewed publications, and 85+ non-peer reviewed publications. Dr. Klintmalm has been a transplant surgeon since 1978. A recognized leader in the field of transplantation for over 30 years, Dr. Klintmalm is currently the principal investigator for 21 major studies and sub-investigator for 10, 7 of which are sponsored by the National Institute of Health. See Dr. Klintmalm's Publications here. Complete list of Dr. Klintmalm's Society Memberships and Committees Dr. Klintmalm's Current Research

Ages SeenAdolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics

LanguagesSwedish, English
Insurance Accepted
Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice.Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Elect Choice/Open Access EPO | HMO/QPOS/US Access/HMO Open Access HMO | Managed Choice/Open Access POS | Open Choice PPO
Beech Street of Texas
Beech Street of Texas PPO PPO
Blue Cross/Blue Shield
Blue Advantage (Gold, Silver, Bronze) HMO | Blue Choice Plus POS | Blue Choice PPO PPO | Federal Select PPO | HMO Blue Essentials HMO | Medicare Advantage Oncor/Energy Future Holdings Retirees PPO
Cigna Healthcare of Texas, Inc.
Cigna Healthcare of Texas, Inc. PPO PPO | Open Access Plus PPO
First Health
First Health PPO PPO
Great-West Healthcare (formerly One Health Plan)
Great West POS POS | Great West PPO PPO | Open Access PPO-Open Access PPO-OA
HealthSmart Preferred Care (incl NTHN)
HealthSmart PPO PPO | HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO EPO | HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO GEPO
Humana/ChoiceCare Network
ChoiceCare Concentric Network SmartNet PPO | Humana Medicare Advantage PPO/HMO | Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO PPO
Imagine Health
SmartCare EPN PPO
Medicare Railroad
Medicare Railroad
Oscar Health Insurance Company of Texas
Oscar Health Ins Co of Texas EPO
Private Health Care System
Private Health Care System PPO PPO
Scott & White Health Plan
2018 Baylor Scott & White Employee Network | 2019 BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA | 2019 BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA | BSW Preferred HMO Network | BSW Preferred PPO Network | Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan | EPO Network - Group | EPO Network - Individual/Family | HMO Network - Group | HMO Network - Individual/Family | McLane Group Network | PHCS/ARGUS - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan | PPO Choice Network | PPO Choice Preferred Network | PPO Network - Group | SeniorCare Advantage HMO | SeniorCare Advantage PPO | Texas Statewide PPO | TRS - Active Care Participants Network | Vital Traditions Medicare Advantage Network (HMO)
United HealthCare
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies(collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of Oct 22, 2018, Goran B. G. Klintmalm, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

  • Internship: Rotating, St. Eriks Hospital
  • Internship: Rotating, Beckomberga Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Internship: Rotating, Trumba Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Residency: Surgery, Karolinska Institute,Huddinge Hospital
  • Residency: Part of Residency in Surgery, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge Hospital
  • Fellowship: Transplantation Surgery, Univ. Colorado HSC/Univ. Pittsburgh Med Sch.
  • Fellowship: Transplantation Surgery, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge Hospital
  • Medical School: Karolinska Institute
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor University Medical Center
  • Baylor Scott & White All Saints Medical Center - Fort Worth
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