Why Choose Us?
Dialysis access requires surgery and our surgeons at Centura Transplant have more than 30 years of surgical experience with these procedures. Our same surgeons also perform kidney transplants, which allows for seamless care for patients along the chronic kidney disease spectrum.
How do I get seen at Centura Transplant Center for dialysis access?
Most patients are referred by either their primary care provider or kidney specialist (nephrologist).
What type of dialysis access is the best option for me?
We will work with your referring provider in order to determine the best choice for dialysis access for you. In general, our goal is to minimize the use of catheters and artificial grafts in hemodialysis. The best choices for most patients is either an arteriovenous fistula or peritoneal dialysis catheters.
What are the outcomes with dialysis access procedures?
The risk and benefits of each type of dialysis access procedure will be described in detail during your visit with us.