Capitol City Vascular Care

Center Hours & Contact Information
Location
1501 Forest Ave
Montgomery, AL 36106 Get Directions
Hours
Open Today 7:30am – 4:00pm
SundayClosed
Monday7:30am – 4:00pm
Tuesday7:30am – 4:00pm
Wednesday7:30am – 4:00pm
Thursday7:30am – 4:00pm
Friday7:30am – 4:00pm
SaturdayClosed
Phone
334.593.7434
Fax
334.593.7060
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At Capitol City Vascular Center, you are our number one priority.  We are dedicated to providing vascular care with a patient-focused approach. Our interventional nephrologist, Dr. Eugene Essandoh, is a leader in his specialty and is proud to serve ESRD patients of the Montgomery community.

Our comprehensive clinical skills enable us to treat and manage a wide spectrum of vascular access issues.  We use the latest minimally invasive options available to treat dysfunctional dialysis accesses in a caring and timely manner, emphasizing a quick return to regular dialysis treatments.  We offer numerous treatment options and the latest techniques to ensure that you leave our center with a fully functioning access.

We’re committed to superior service:

At Capitol City Vascular Center, patients can expect:

Prompt appointments: Same day/next day appointments are available.  Patients return to their scheduled dialysis quickly and avoid the complexities of a hospital admission.   

Exceptional patient care: Our team of highly qualified caregivers not only provides exceptional support and expertise, but also demonstrates a spirit of compassionate caring and a real desire to help each patient.  We make every effort to ensure patients are comfortable and kept well-informed.  

Efficient and customized communication: Communication with the referring staff, physicians and patients is a top priority; we provide follow-up reports to referring physicians within hours post-procedure.  

Educational programs: We promote patient education, for we believe that knowledge is the key to staying well.

If you are a current patient, we thank you for entrusting your vascular care to Capitol City Vascular Center. If you are a new patient, we welcome you to experience the personal touch that our center provides.

Capitol City Vascular Center is a proud member of the Azura Vascular Care network of outpatient vascular centers located throughout the United States.  We partner with the top local vascular care experts to deliver best-in-class patient care, support and service excellence in each and every center.

Azura Vascular Care, working every day to deliver far more than our patients expect, bringing dedicated care ever closer to you.  

Services That We Offer

Capitol City Vascular Center specializes in dialysis access management in a safe and comfortable outpatient environment.

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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.

Our interventional nephrologist, Dr. Eugene Essandoh, brings the full range of medical capabilities to every patient, every visit.

Physicians

Eugene Essandoh, Interventional Nephrologist, Medical Director

Eugene Essandoh, MD

Eugene Essandoh, MD, is an interventional nephrologist specializing in interventional procedures, glomerular diseases, hypertension, critical care, as well as acute and chronic dialysis access management.  He the Medical Director of Capitol City Vascular Center in Montgomery, Alabama. Dr. Essandoh earned his medical degree from SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York. He completed an Internal Medicine internship and residency at Thomas Jefferson Medical University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he served as an associate faculty member of the Hospitalist/Internal Medicine Department. Dr. Essandoh completed subspecialty training in Clinical Nephrology at Columbia University Medical College in New York.  His commitment to improving vascular access care for dialysis patients, led him to American Access in Brooklyn for training in interventional nephrology under the tutelage of Dr. Dean Preddie and Dr. Gregg Miller, world renowned experts. Dr. Essandoh is board certified in internal medicine and nephrology. He maintains clinical responsibilities at Jackson Hospital and Baptist Health System in Montgomery, Alabama.  He is an active member of the American and International Societies of Nephrology as well as the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology.

Treatment & Services

Capitol City Vascular Center specializes in dialysis access management in a safe and comfortable outpatient environment.

Dialysis Access Management

Dialysis Access Management

We know vascular care. Our specialty is the critical maintenance and management of dialysis accesses. Dr. Eugene Essandoh treats and manages a range of vascular access issues using the latest in minimally invasive techniques in a safe and comfortable outpatient setting. We provide 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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With outpatient vascular centers and ambulatory surgery centers across the nation, we specialize in minimally invasive techniques to treat and manage a wide range of vascular conditions.  With outpatient vascular centers and ambulatory surgery centers across the nation, we specialize in minimally invasive techniques to treat and manage a wide range of vascular conditions

Azura Vascular Care Examines Patient Specific Risk Factors During Access Surgery

Abstract highlighted at the American Society of Nephrology’s 2018 Kidney Week Symposium MALVERN, 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.

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.

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.

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.

The Capitol City Vascular Center team is devoted to providing exceptional care and delivering the best outcome and experience possible. Our highly trained physicians and clinical staff are there every step of the journey, supporting our 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 Infinity Blog on our site for educational articles, patient stories and more. Or click Knowledge Center to access our resource center.

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9 Signs of a Dysfunctional Dialysis Access to Be Aware of

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An ESRD Patient Resource: Vascular Access Related Terms & Definitions

Everything You Need to Know About Dialysis Access Surgery
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Testimonials

"They do everything pretty perfectly. I cant imagine them being able to do any more."
Capitol City Vascular Care
Feb 24, 2017
"They are doing a very excellent job. They are all very courteous, very nice, and pleasant. I like them very much. I hope there's more like that in the future."
Capitol City Vascular Care
Feb 24, 2017
"The center is excellent. They have treated me with very professional care. Thank you."
Capitol City Vascular Care
Feb 24, 2017
"The people are awesome and really care and are excited about your treatment. I highly recommend them!!"
Capitol City Vascular Care
Feb 24, 2017