Director: Matthew A. Leavitt, M.DThe Division of Nephrology provides outpatient chronic dialysis care through the Michigan Dialysis Services, LLC, a corporate partnership between the University of Michigan and Renal Research Institute, LLC. Michigan Dialysis Services, LLC offers the following dialysis programs which, in many ways, are exemplary for the dialysis community.
Chronic dialysis care is provided by dedicated Nephrology faculty at the University of Michigan along with a team of qualified nurses and technicians at each site. Our focus on kidney transplantation for all eligible candidates, our patient-centered weekly rounds in the above facilities and our ongoing achievement of outcomes-based measures provide leadership by example for other dialysis programs in Southeastern Michigan.
University of Michigan Dialysis Clinic-Ann Arbor
The Ann Arbor Dialysis Clinic is conveniently located at 2850 South Industrial Boulevard in Ann Arbor, Michigan. This unit consists of 16 state-of-the-art in-center hemodialysis stations and currently provides hemodialysis treatments, including nocturnal service, for 80 patients in the Ann Arbor area.
Nurse Manager: Jenny Houttekier, RN
phone: (734) 677-1490
University of Michigan Dialysis Clinic-Livonia
The Livonia Dialysis Clinic is located in the Livonia Center for Specialty Care at 19900 Haggerty Road in Livonia, Michigan. This center provides hemodialysis therapy for over 70 patients using state-of-the-art in-center hemodialysis equipment.
Nurse Manager: Therese Adamowski, RN
phone: (734) 432-7690
University of Michigan Peritoneal Dialysis Program
Peritoneal dialysis patients are treated in the Peritoneal Dialysis Unit, also located at the 2850 South Industrial Boulevard, Ann Arbor, site.Approximately 55 patients are currently receiving peritoneal dialysis through this program. Approximately two-thirds of the active patients perform cycling-assisted peritoneal dialysis (CCPD) while the remaining one-third perform continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD).
University of Michigan Home Hemodialysis Program
The Home Hemodialysis Program is also located at the 2850 South Industrial Boulevard, Ann Arbor, site. One part-time Home Hemodialysis Training Coordinator works in conjunction with the Peritoneal Dialysis Program staff. Five patients are currently performing Home Hemodialysis through this Program.