Nephrology Associates of Northern Illinois and Indiana
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Ensuring Quality Care for Dialysis Patients at NANI Vascular Access

Blog Date: June 7th 2024

When it comes to dialysis, having reliable vascular access is crucial for effective treatment. At NANI Vascular Access, we understand the importance of providing comprehensive, state-of-the-art care for patients requiring dialysis access.

With facilities located in Illinois and Indiana, our team of 18 Interventional Nephrologists and one general surgeon are dedicated to ensuring the highest standards of care in vascular access management.

Comprehensive Services Tailored to Your Needs

At NANI , we offer a full range of procedures to meet all aspects of dialysis access creation, repair, and maintenance.

Our specialized team is equipped to handle various vascular access needs, ensuring that patients receive the most appropriate and effective treatments. Our services include:


Diagnostic imaging procedures that allow our specialists to visualize blood vessels and identify any issues.


Minimally invasive procedures to open narrowed or blocked blood vessels, ensuring proper blood flow.


Procedures to remove blood clots from blood vessels, preventing potential complications.

Catheter Placements and Exchanges:

Insertion and replacement of catheters for patients needing temporary or long-term dialysis access.

Vessel Mappings:

Detailed mapping of blood vessels to plan and optimize access site selection and procedures. Fistula and Graft Creations: Surgical creation of arteriovenous (AV) fistulas and grafts, providing reliable long-term access for hemodialysis.

Peritoneal Catheter Placements:

Placement of catheters for patients opting for peritoneal dialysis, offering an alternative to hemodialysis.

Patient-Centered Approach

At NANI Vascular, we prioritize patient comfort and satisfaction. Our facilities are designed to provide a welcoming and supportive environment, making each visit as stress-free as possible. We work closely with patients to develop individualized care plans, ensuring that they understand their treatment options and are actively involved in their care decisions.

Convenient Locations

With state-of-the-art vascular facilities located across Illinois and Indiana, accessing top-quality care has never been easier. Our multiple locations ensure that patients can receive timely treatment without the need for extensive travel, making it more convenient to manage their dialysis needs.

Why Choose NANI Vascular Access?

Choosing NANI means choosing a team of dedicated professionals committed to providing exceptional care. Our focus on specialized training, advanced procedures, and patient-centered service sets us apart as a leader in vascular access management for dialysis patients. We are here to support you every step of the way, from initial consultation to post-procedure follow-up.

For more information about our services or to schedule an appointment, visit our website at or contact one of our conveniently located centers in Illinois or Indiana.

Trust NANI Vascular Access for all your dialysis access needs – because your health and well-being are our top priorities.