Azura Surgery Center Long Beach

Center Hours & Contact Information
16506 Lakewood Blvd Suite 200
Bellflower, CA 90706 Get Directions
Vascular Center Hours
Open Today 7:30am – 4:00pm
Monday7:30am – 4:00pm
Tuesday7:30am – 4:00pm
Wednesday7:30am – 4:00pm
Thursday7:30am – 4:00pm
Friday7:30am – 4:00pm
Saturday7:30am – 4:00pm

Specializing in Dialysis Access Management

Azura Surgery Center Long Beach offers high quality, minimally invasive procedures coupled with personalized care for dialysis access management patients. The center’s interventional nephrologists are leaders in their specialties and are proud to serve patients in the Long Beach and surrounding communities.
Led by Medical Director Dr. Anthony Becker, the entire clinical team treats dysfunctional dialysis accesses in a caring and timely manner, ensuring that each patient leaves the center with a fully functioning access so that they can return quickly to their scheduled dialysis treatments.

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.

Azura Surgery Center Long Beach delivers a different healthcare experience; one that is invested in people, communication and best-in-class care.

Azura Surgery Center Long Beach is committed to superior service and delivering far more.

At Azura Surgery Center Long Beach, patients can expect:

Prompt appointments: For dialysis access management patients, Azura Surgery Center Long Beach offers same day/next day appointments when at all possible, allowing a prompt return to scheduled dialysis treatments. 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 Azura Surgery Center Long Beach 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 Azura Surgery Center Long Beach.

Azura Surgery Center Long Beach 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.

Medical Services

Azura Surgery Center Long Beach 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, fistula creation and peritoneal dialysis catheter insertion, peritoneal dialysis catheter, or dialysis catheter, we have the proven treatments to ensure that your dialysis access will function safely and smoothly.

This team of highly trained physicians bring the full range of medical capabilities to every patient at every visit.


Anthony D Becker, MD

Anthony D Becker, MD

Dr. Anthony Becker is an interventional radiologist specializing in minimally invasive treatments for a broad range of vascular conditions. He performs critical maintenance and management of vascular accesses for dialysis patients, as well as peripheral arterial disease (PAD) treatments, and varicose vein treatments. Dr. Becker treats patients at Azura Surgery Center Long Beach using the most up-to-date, pain-free techniques to help patients improve their quality of life.

Dr. Becker earned his medical degree from Sackler School of Medicine at Tel Aviv University in Tel Aviv, Israel. He went on to complete his internship in internal medicine at UCLA School of Medicine Veterans Hospital in West Los Angeles, California, and two residencies in radiology, one at State University of New York at Brooklyn and the other at the University of Southern California Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. He then completed his fellowship in interventional radiology at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York, New York.

Dr. Becker is board certified in radiology, and has other certifications including vertebroplasty, kyphoplasty, peritoneal dialysis catheter intervention and more.

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Steven P Posner, MD, FACS, RVT

Dr. Steven Posner is a board-certified vascular surgeon specializing in the creation and maintenance of hemodialysis accesses and the minimally invasive treatment of peripheral artery disease in the outpatient setting. He utilizes noninvasive imaging and minimally invasive interventional techniques for the treatment of vascular disease. Dr. Posner is currently the Director of Surgical Access Creation for Southern California, and treats patients at Orange County Vascular Access Center, Azura Surgery Center Long Beach and Pacific VascuCare Surgery Center.

Dr. Posner served as the Chief of Surgery from 2011 to 2015, was the medical director for Vascular and Endovascular service from 2003 to 2023 and is a member of the community board and currently Chief of Staff Elect at Anaheim Regional Medical Center.

Dr. Posner is certified by the American Board of surgery in vascular surgery. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons and the Society for Vascular Surgery.

Treatment & Services

Azura Surgery Center Long Beach specializes in dialysis access management in a safe and comfortable outpatient environment.

Dialysis Access Management

Dialysis Access Management

Azura Surgery Center Long Beach knows vascular care. Specializing in the critical maintenance and management of dialysis accesses, the team of highly trained physicians 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. Azura Surgery Center Long Beach also performs PAD, Endovascular and Open Fistula Creation and Ultrasound Vein Mapping.

Learn More About Dialysis Access Management

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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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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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