Jeffrey L. Veale, MD

Jeffrey L. Veale, MD

Kidney Transplant Surgery| Urology
Accepting new patients
Primary Location
Westwood Urology
200 Medical Plaza
Suite 140
Los Angeles, California 90095


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Jeffrey Veale, MD is a Professor at the David Geffen School of Medicine in the UCLA Department of Urology. He specializes in Renal Transplantation and is the Director of the UCLA Kidney Transplantation Exchange Program.

Dr. Veale is Board Certified by the American Board of Urology (2009) and the Canadian Board of Urology (2005).

Professional Memberships

  • American Society of Transplant Surgeons
  • American Society of Transplantation
  • American Urological Association
  • Urologic Society for Transplantation and Renal Surgery

Patient Stories

Magazine Articles

Other Videos




Medical Board Certification

Urology, American Board of Urology, 2009


Renal Transplantation, UCLA School of Medicine, 2006


Urology, University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine, 2005


MD, University of Calgary, 2000


Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Areas of Focus

Immunosuppression-free transplant
Immune tolerance
Kidney transplant chain
Living donor kidney transplant
Kidney transplant


Andy and Tom: A Special Transplant Brings Two Brothers Together
Corrections officer receives life-saving kidney transplant at UCLA
Rare Transplant Procedure Could Save Lives, Change Field
UCLA Kidney Exchange & Dr. Jeff Veale Program featured on The Doctors TV



  • Research - Immune Tolerance
  • Clinical - Renal Transplantation
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH) R21 Funding that focuses on altruistic donors and bridge donors in an effort to ultimately expand the donor pool

In the News

Media Coverage



  • Top Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2021
  • Top Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2017
  • Teaching Humanism at the Bedside Award, UCLA, 2012
  • Medical Innovator of the Year, National Kidney Registry, 2009
  • New Key Opinion Leader, The Transplantation Society, 2009
  • Graduate of the Last Decade (Gold) Award, University of Calgary, 2009
  • David Swartz Memorial Award, 2006
  • St. Boniface General Hospital Daisy Pin Award, 2004
  • Resident Research Award, 2002
  • NCBAA Academic Scholarship, 1992-1993