Excellent outcomes and dedicated vascular care. Ever closer to you.
At Azura Vascular Care St. Louis (formerly Northwest Vascular Care), we’re here to care for your vascular needs and help you return to your daily life quickly with symptomatic relief. We treat and manage a wide spectrum of vascular access issues using the latest in minimally invasive techniques. Our specialty is dialysis access management and we also treat varicose veins, uterine fibroids, varicoceles and peripheral artery disease.
Through our skills, experience, technological advances and minimally invasive solutions, our goal is to deliver the best patient outcomes and experience possible in a safe, comfortable outpatient setting. Our patient care philosophy is to provide outstanding service without sacrificing warmth or personal attention.
Rooted in the community, serving Florissant, Missouri and the greater St. Louis area, Dr. Jay Albovias, our board-certified medical director, is an interventional radiologist who builds his reputation based on results, experience and relationships. He is driven to provide the highest level of care every day for every patient. Working closely with Dr. Albovias is our highly trained clinical team, including registered nurses who are Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certified by the American Heart Association.
Realizing that treatment can be stressful, Dr. Albovias and our team openly communicate with each patient, providing as much information about their condition as possible to help guide them in making appropriate treatment decisions.
Azura Vascular Care St. Louis accepts most major medical insurance plans. We complete our own pre-authorization process and will be happy to assist you in determining what benefits are available to you via your insurance plan.
Visit us and let us help you get your life back to normal with symptomatic relief.
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. We deliver a different healthcare experience; one that is invested in people, communication and best-in-class care.
At Azura Vascular Care St. Louis, we are committed to superior service and delivering far more. Our patients can expect:
Prompt appointments For dialysis access management patients, Azura Vascular Care St. Louis offers same day/next day appointments when at all possible, allowing you to return to dialysis quickly. Convenient scheduling of appointments is also available for the other treatments. At our 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 Azura Vascular Care St. Louis 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.
Educational programs Educational support through our website, patient brochures and educational sessions help patients enhance understanding of their vascular condition.
If you are a current patient, thank you for entrusting your vascular care to the experts at Azura Vascular Care St. Louis. If you are a new patient, welcome and experience the personal touch that our center provides.
Azura Vascular Care St. Louis is a proud member of the Azura network of outpatient vascular centers, delivering the most advanced care there is—marrying the resources and credibility of a national organization with the relationships, exceptional experience, and clinical capabilities of a trusted local provider. Azura Vascular Care St. Louis is accredited by The Joint Commission.