American Access Care Suffolk County

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Location
32 Central Ave
Hauppauge, NY 11788 Get Directions
Vascular Center Hours
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SundayClosed
Monday7:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday7:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday7:00am – 5:00pm
Thursday7:00am – 5:00pm
Friday7:00am – 5:00pm
SaturdayClosed
Phone
631-582-9729
Fax
631-582-9731
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Accreditations & Awards
  • The Joint Commission Seal

Excellent Outcomes and Dedicated Vascular Care. Ever Closer to You.

Proudly serving the Hauppauge and surrounding Suffolk County communities for more than 10 years, American Access Care Physician, PLLC Suffolk County delivers the latest in minimally invasive techniques and high-level vascular care in an inviting, family-like outpatient environment.

The center’s highly trained staff has worked together for years and shares the common goal of putting you, the patient, first. You depend on care that is current, safe, effective and tailored to your individual needs, and that is exactly the kind of care delivered here. American Access Care Suffolk County provides treatment options for dialysis access management.

With access to state-of-the-art technology, active medical research and clinical training, the center’s medical director and board-certified vascular surgeon, Leslie Cunningham, MD, PhD, and his clinical team are committed to improving their patients’ health and quality of life. Dr. Cunningham along with every member of his clinical team are patient advocates, working every day to deliver both clinical and service excellence.

Visit American Access Care Suffolk County and experience the devotion to your health and care firsthand.

Vascular Care Has Evolved. It’s About Choices.

People living with vascular conditions don’t want overnight stays in the hospital, lengthy recovery periods and scheduling issues. They want to return to their daily lives quickly. American Access Care Suffolk County delivers a different healthcare experience; one that is invested in people, communication and best-in-class care.

American Access Care Suffolk County is committed to superior service and delivering far more. Patients can expect:

Prompt appointments For dialysis access management patients, American Access Care Suffolk County offers same day/next day appointments when at all possible, allowing a prompt return to scheduled dialysis treatments. Patients seeking treatment for other vascular conditions will experience convenient scheduling of appointments. At the center, patients avoid the complexities of a hospital admission and return home to recover that same day.

Exceptional patient care Patients encounter a team that is kind and respectful, never indifferent. Individual needs are accommodated to ensure patients are comfortable and kept well-informed.

Efficient and customized communication The team at American Access Care Suffolk County partners with your physician care team, focusing on coordinating your vascular care. Immediate post-procedure reports are sent to your referring physicians and comprehensive reports follow within 24 hours after the procedure.

Patient education Patients see us as partners working to find the best treatment to fit their individual needs in vascular care. Online and printed materials are vital components of the patient experience and help patients to be well-informed about their health and available treatment options.

Whether you are a current or a new patient, thank you for entrusting your vascular care to the experts at American Access Care Suffolk County.

American Access Care Suffolk County is managed by Azura Vascular Care, a national network of outpatient vascular and ambulatory surgery centers. Our shared goal is to deliver the most advanced care there is—combining the extensive resources of a nationwide organization with the relationships, exceptional patient experience, and clinical capabilities of a trusted local provider. American Access Care Suffolk County is accredited by The Joint Commission.

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Medical Services

American Access Care Suffolk County treats and manages a wide variety of vascular conditions in an outpatient environment. Services include dialysis access management and more.

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Dialysis Access Management

Whether you have an AV fistula, AV graft, peritoneal dialysis catheter, or dialysis catheter, we have the proven treatments to ensure that your dialysis access will function safely and smoothly.

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Dr. Leslie Cunningham, vascular surgeon and medical director, and his highly trained clinical team bring the full range of medical capabilities to every patient at every visit.

Physicians

Leslie Cunningham, MD, PhD

Leslie Cunningham, MD, is a board-certified vascular surgeon specializing in vascular access creation and dialysis access management, in addition to the minimally invasive treatment of varicose veins and venous disorders. Dr. Cunningham is the medical director at American Access Care Physician, PLLC Suffolk County in Hauppauge, New York.

After graduating cum laude in Psychology from Boston University, Dr. Cunningham entered a combined MD-PhD (Physiology) program at Boston University School of Medicine, from which he graduated as a member of Alpha Omega Alpha, the Honor Society in Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in general surgery at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire, followed by fellowship training in vascular surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School program in Boston.

Having completed his medical and surgical training, Dr. Cunningham served as Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery, at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, as well as on the hospital’s board of directors. He left the Navy service after nearly ten years, having attained the rank of Commander.

He has held academic appointments with Dartmouth Medical School, the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, and is the author and co-author of numerous articles, book chapters, abstracts and presentations in vascular physiology and surgery. He specializes in the care of patients with vascular disease in addition to the creation and maintenance of accesses for hemodialysis.

Dr. Cunningham is a diplomate of the American Board of Surgery and is board certified in vascular surgery.

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Treatment & Services

American Access Care of Suffolk County treats and manages a wide variety of vascular conditions in a safe and comfortable outpatient environment. Our services include dialysis access management and more.

Dialysis Access Management

Dialysis Access Management

American Access Care Suffolk County knows vascular care. Specializing in the critical maintenance and management of dialysis accesses, Dr. Leslie Cunningham treats and manages a range of vascular access issues using the latest in minimally invasive techniques in an outpatient setting. The center provides individualized care in a timely fashion so that you can return to your normal routine with minimal disruption to your regular dialysis schedule.

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Procedures Include:

Port or PICC Line Placement

Port or PICC Line Placement

If you are receiving treatment such as chemotherapy, it may involve frequent injections and the need for accessible veins. A port or PICC placement can help make these procedures more comfortable for you, especially if your treatment requires frequent access to the bloodstream for medication delivery or blood withdrawal. Talk to Dr. Cunningham about how you can spare your veins from frequent needle sticks.

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Vascular Interventions of Tampa Acquires New Name And Logo

MALVERN, Pa. (May 16, 2019) – Vascular Interventions of Tampa announced today that it will rebrand and now be known as Azura Vascular Care Tampa, a leading provider of outpatient vascular care in Hillsborough County. Warren S. Krackov, MD, MA, MSHA, a board-certified interventional radiologist specializing in providing critical management and treatment of dialysis accesses and the treatment of uterine fibroids, is the Medical Director of the facility. Azura Vascular Care Tampa is located at 12666 Telecom Drive, Temple Terrace, Florida 33637. 
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Azura Vascular Care Brand Rolls Out In Northeast Florida

MALVERN, Pa., (May 16, 2019) –American Access Care of Jacksonville today announced that, as part of a phased brand rollout, it will now be known as Azura Vascular Care Jacksonville. Rishi Razdan, MD, board certified in both Diagnostic Radiology and Vascular and Interventional Radiology, is the Medical Director of the facility and leads this highly trained clinical team specializing in dialysis access management for patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD), minimally invasive vascular procedures, and image-guided oncologic treatments. Azura Vascular Care Jacksonville is located at 2416 Dunn Avenue, Jacksonville, Florida.
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Azura Vascular Care Examines Patient Specific Risk Factors During Access Surgery

Abstract highlighted at the American Society of Nephrology’s 2018 Kidney Week SymposiumMALVERN, Pa., Oct. 26, 2018 – Azura Vascular Care, a national leader in outpatient, minimally invasive vascular specialty services including dialysis access management, announces that a retrospective analysis of patient data suggests anemia may contribute to complications during dialysis vascular access (VA) interventions and increase the risk of hospitalization.
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Fresenius Vascular Care Announces New Name to Reflect Company’s Strategic Transformation

Malvern, PA, June 20, 2017 Fresenius Vascular Care, a national network of outpatient vascular care and ambulatory surgery centers that specialize in minimally invasive techniques to treat and manage a wide range of vascular conditions, has today announced its new name, Azura Vascular Care, as part of a strategic rebranding initiative.
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Fresenius Medical Care Acquires American Access Care

Germany's Fresenius Medical Care has acquired the US-based company American Access Care Holdings (AAC) for $385 million.
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Fresenius Medical Care of North America Announces Acquisition of National Vascular Care

Fresenius Medical Care, the world's largest provider of dialysis services and products, today announced that its subsidiary, U.S. Vascular Access Holdings, LLC has completed the acquisition of National Vascular Care, Inc. Based in Rosemont, Pennsylvania, National Vascular Care is a premier provider of vascular services that works in partnership with leading vascular surgeons, nephrologists, interventional radiologists and cardiologists throughout the United States to develop, own and manage specialty outpatient surgery centers dedicated to improving the delivery of vascular care in the U.S.
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The American Access Care Suffolk County team is devoted to providing exceptional care and delivering the best outcome and experience possible. Highly trained physicians and clinical staff are there at every step of the journey, supporting patients and their families through the full course of treatment, including providing educational support to help enhance understanding of their vascular condition and treatment plan. Visit the Azura Vascular Care Infinity Blog for educational articles and patient stories, or click Knowledge Center to access info sheets, videos and more.

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Everyone was very helpful and kind.
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Aug 19, 2019

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Everyone is very polite and pleasant, Dr. has cold hands. The coffee and buttered roll was very nice.
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Jul 12, 2019

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