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We've been building a culture of care for decades.

Since the 1980s, we have been focused on finding ways to assist our patients in maintaining their kidney health, avoiding hospitalization, and prolonging the need for dialysis. We are dedicated to improving the quality of care when dialysis becomes necessary.

National Kidney Partners is a collaborative alliance of independent nephrologists who prioritize local leadership, physician autonomy, and shared governance.  Simultaneously, our physician partners are equal members of our broader organization, striving to deliver exceptional care to patients while establishing an optimal framework for healthcare providers.

Our core values revolve around the principles of honesty, accountability, responsibility, and integrity.  We continuously seek new methods and strategies to better serve our patients, improve our systems, and increase efficiency.

Muralidhar Acharya, MD
Muralidhar Acharya, MD
CEO of National Kidney Partners

"At National Kidney Partners, we strive for nothing less than excellence in kidney health. We are committed to providing the highest standard of care, utilizing the latest advancements in medical knowledge and technology. Our dedicated team of healthcare professionals, with their expertise and specialized training in kidney care, ensures that you receive top-quality treatment and support.

Excellence in kidney health means not only addressing immediate medical needs but also taking a proactive approach to prevent complications and improve long-term outcomes. We emphasize comprehensive care, focusing on early detection, accurate diagnosis, and personalized treatment plans tailored to your specific needs. We prioritize patient education, empowering you with the knowledge and tools to actively participate in your kidney health journey. By fostering a collaborative partnership between our healthcare team and you, we strive to achieve optimal health outcomes and enhance your overall quality of life.

At National Kidney Partners, our pursuit of excellence extends beyond medical expertise. We create an environment of compassion, respect, and empathy, understanding the emotional and psychological aspects of kidney disease. Our goal is to provide holistic care that addresses your physical, emotional, and mental well-being. By choosing National Kidney Partners, you are entrusting your kidney health to a team that is deeply committed to excellence in all aspects of care.

We are here to support you, advocate for you, and strive for the best possible outcomes in your kidney health journey. Together, we can achieve excellence in kidney health and improve your overall well-being."

The Facts

This culture of patient care takes time to build. And we’ve been building it for decades.

Patient Centered

We have proven that when the patient is the center of care, life is better for everyone around them.

Provider Led

Our providers are independent, equal partners in leading the way to better patient outcomes.

Value Based

When patients get the best preventative care through our effective systems of care, value is added for everyone.

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