Meet Our Physicians

Rick Brian Stevens, MD. Phd

Rick Brian Stevens, MD, PhD, FACS, FAST

Kidney Transplant Surgeon

Dr. Rick Brian Stevens is a Professor of Surgery in the Department of Surgery and the Division of Transplantation at the University of Florida. He is the Primary Surgeon and Director of the newly affiliated kidney transplant program with Sacred Heart Health System.

Douglas Scott Keith

Douglas Scott Keith, MD, FAST

Transplant Nephrologist 

Dr. Douglas Scott Keith is the Medical Director of the Sacred Heart Kidney Transplant Program. He has published numerous research articles in kidney transplantation and chronic kidney disease in peer reviewed journals during his career. 

The Team

Our kidney transpant physicians are supported by a specialized team consisting of:

Transplant Program Coordinator

Social Worker



Transplant Medical Assistant

Patient Safety Management

Financial Coordinator 

Sacred Heart Health System and University of Florida Health are collaborating through the University’s Division of Kidney Surgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine.