Hender Rojas received his Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Massachusetts Graduate School of Nursing, with an acute care practice emphasis in cardiology.
In 2008, he joined the UK Transplant Center. He has worked in the outpatient and inpatient service, being involved in every facet of liver, kidney and pancreas transplant care. He has been a liaison between transplant surgery and hepatology, as well as critical care and internal medicine teams.
He has served as a sub-investigator in several clinical trials and played a critical role in developing the smoking cessation and weight loss programs for the UK Transplant Center. He also served as a mentor to several nurse practitioner and physician assistant students throughout my time at UK.
Based on nomination letters from the team of surgeons at UK HealthCare, the American Society of Transplant Surgeons honored Rojas with the 2016 Advanced Transplant Provider Award.
University of Massachusetts Graduate School of Nursing, Worcester
Certifications and Special Training
American Nurses Credentialing Center, Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Fundamental Critical Care Support Course
During the past 5 years I have been coming to UK Transplant unit and hospital I have always been treated with excellent care and kindness - all nurses and doctors have been great. *Hender Rojas has been a beacon of light during some rough times in my line. Continue the great work. Without your excellent care I would not be here today - thanks
*Dr. Hender Rojas is wonderful. He has shown nothing but compassionate care since my liver transplant.
Hender Rojas and everyone in the office are the best team I could hope to have, the are kind courteous, respectful caring and comforting. They are a close to me as family.
Everyone I have come in contact with at UK Liver Transplant has been great to work with, courteous, informative, overall fantastic experience. Can't say enough about Nicole and Hender.
Our first visit but we were definitely impressed they were very courteous and made us feel comfortable to ask questions.Are you happy with the care you received from this provider?
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Kentucky ClinicFax 859-323-1700740 S. Limestone
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Services available: Lung, Liver, Kidney, Pancreas, Living Donor
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