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William C. Goggins, MD

IU Health

Transplant Surgery

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Dr. William C. Goggins’ area of clinical practice is adult and pediatric kidney transplantation. He is the surgical director of the IU Health kidney transplant program. In 2018, Dr. Goggins performed his 2000th kidney transplant at IU Health and continues to perform hundreds of transplants each year. He is one of the most experienced kidney transplant surgeons in the country. Under Dr. Goggins’ leadership, the kidney transplant program continues to expand treatment options for patients, including those who require desensitization therapies, paired donation with non-compatible living donors, are HIV positive, are Hepatitis C positive, or have been considered ineligible at other transplant centers. In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Goggins serves as the director of the IU Health Transplant and Immunobiology Laboratory.

Dr. Goggins earned his medical degree from St. Louis University School of Medicine and completed his internship and residency at Medical College of Virginia - Virginia Commonwealth University. He completed a clinical fellowship in transplantation at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School. He joined the Indiana University School of Medicine, where he is an associate professor of surgery, in 2003.

He is an editorial board member of transplant journals, including Clinical Transplantation and Transplant Immunology, and has been honored by the Indiana Donor Network and National Kidney Foundation of Indiana for his contributions to his field and community.


Insurance plans accepted by this provider are below.

  • Aetna Medicare Advantage
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Anthem Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Anthem Hoosier Care Connect
  • Anthem Hoosier Healthwise
  • Anthem Medicare Advantage
  • Anthem Medicare HMO
  • Anthem Medicare PPO
  • Anthem Pathway Essentials Network
  • Care Source Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Care Source Hoosier Healthwise
Community Health Alliance
  • Community Health Network - Employee Plan
Community Health System
  • CorVel/Corecare - Workers Compensation
Coventry/First Health
Deaconess OneCare
  • Encore Workers Compensation
  • Health Alliance Medicare Advantage
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Indiana Health Network - Workers Compensation
  • Indiana University Health - Workers Compensation
  • IU Health Plans Medicare Advantage
Lutheran Preferred
  • Managed Health Services Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Managed Health Services Hoosier Care Connect
  • Managed Health Services Hoosier Healthwise
  • Managed Health Services Medicare Advantage
  • MDWise Excel Healthy Indiana Plan
  • MDWise Excel Hoosier Healthwise
  • Parkview Health Plan Signature Care PPO
  • Point Comfort - Refugee Medical Assistance Program
  • Point Comfort - Unaccompanied Children Program
Select Health Network
Suburban Health Organization
  • The Healthcare Group Encircle
  • The Healthcare Group Encore
  • TriCare Select
  • United DSNP
  • United HealthCare
  • United HealthCare Hoosier Care Connect
  • United HMO
  • United Medicare Advantage
  • United PPO
  • VA - CCN via United Healthcare

Note: Although this listing was accurate at the time of posting, insurances change regularly, and insurance plans listed may not be accepted at all office locations for this provider. Please confirm with your insurance company that this provider is covered by your plan before your appointment.

Specialties & Details


Transplant Surgery

Conditions & Treatments:

Renal Transplantation, Vascular Access Surgery, Acute Kidney Injury, Chronic Kidney Disease, Hematuria, Congenital Diseases of the Kidney, Glomerulonephritis, High Blood Pressure, Kidney Stones, Kidney Tubular Acidosis, Nephrotic Syndrome, Proteinuria, Renal Biopsies, Kidney Transplant


School of Medicine:

St Louis University School of Medicine


Medical College of Virginia - Virginia Commonwealth University


Medical College of Virginia - Virginia Commonwealth University


Medical College of Virginia - Virginia Commonwealth University; Massachusetts General Hospital; Harvard Medical School

Hospitals & Affiliations

Hospital Privileges:

IU Health Methodist/IU Health University

Physician Group:

IU Health Physicians


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