About American Renal Associates

American Renal Associates (ARA) provides high-quality care to patients suffering from End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) and other kidney conditions. Together, as part of the Innovative Renal Care (IRC) family of companies, we are one of the largest dialysis services providers in the United States. We partner with local physicians, enabling them to provide exceptional dialysis care to patients.

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For Providers

IRC offers a comprehensive kidney care solution, encompassing home care, in-center and acute.

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For Patients

IRC is the first organization to offer every type of kidney care patients may need — home care, in-center or acute — and an expert, compassionate team to deliver it.

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Your Treatment Team

The members of your care team will meet with you on a regular basis to make recommendations for your care and listen to your concerns. Your dialysis care team is made up of the following people:

  • Nephrologist
  • Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
  • Nephrology Nurse
  • Patient Care Technician (PCT)
  • Renal Dietitian
  • Nephrology Social Worker
  • You!


What to Expect

What to expect before, during and after dialysis

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Kidney Disease 101

Learn the basics of kidney function and kidney disease

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Dialysis Options

Choose the right care for your needs

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Additional reading and online resources

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Your most common questions answered

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Nutrition & Wellness

Find recipes and enjoy cooking for kidney health

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