Providence Access Care

Center Hours & Contact Information
100 Highland Avenue Suite 100
Providence, RI 02906 Get Directions
Open Today 7:00am – 3:30pm
Monday7:00am – 3:30pm
Tuesday7:00am – 3:30pm
Wednesday7:00am – 3:30pm
Thursday7:00am – 3:30pm
Friday7:00am – 3:30pm
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  • The Joint Commission Seal

Located in Providence, Rhode Island we offer a full range of minimally invasive procedures for dialysis access management. Our family-oriented and comfortable center prides itself on being compassionate and welcoming. Our goal is to provide every patient with outstanding care without sacrificing warmth or personal attention, improving the quality of life for our hemodialysis patients by preventing and resolving complications.

Our fellowship trained and board certified Medical Director, Dr. Jonah Licht, and the entire clinical team use the most up-to-date techniques to improve our patients’ quality of life and ease their symptoms. We are proud to serve the Rhode Island community. We make your time at Providence Access Care move as quickly as possible, while still providing you with the warmest, highest quality care available.

Patients are the heart of our practice, and we believe each patient is unique and should be treated as such. This commitment to patient care is just one of the traits that set this trusted vascular care center apart from others in the area. We are dedicated to delivering excellent vascular care to every patient, at every visit.

We’re committed to superior service:

At Providence Access Care, patients can expect:

Prompt appointments: Same day/next day appointment when at all possible. Patients return to dialysis quickly and avoid the complexities of a hospital admission.

Exceptional patient care: Patients encounter a team that is courteous and respectful. Individual needs are accommodated to ensure patients are comfortable.

Efficient and customized communication: Immediate post-procedure reports are sent to your referring physician, and comprehensive reports follow within 24 hours after the procedure. We partner with your nephrologist and other physicians, focusing on coordinating your vascular care.

Educational programs: We provide opportunities for patients to enhance their understanding of their vascular condition. We actively encourage patients to become their own experts by providing educational support through our website, patient brochures, and educational sessions.

We bring to every patient an expert team of clinicians, dedication and compassion, safe and effective treatments, and convenience, with an aim to continually improve their vascular care.

Providence Access Care 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.

Services That We Offer

Providence Access Care treats and manages a wide variety of vascular conditions in a safe and comfortable outpatient environment. Our 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.

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


Jonah Licht, Interventional Nephrologist, Medical Director

Jonah Licht, MD

Jonah Licht, MD is an interventional nephrologist who has dedicated his career to improving the lives of dialysis patients. Dr. Licht specializes in dialysis access management, the treatment of arterial steal syndrome and the management of tunneled catheters. He also specializes in PICC and Port placements for long term antibiotic care and chemotherapy. Dr. Licht is the founder and Medical Director of Providence Access Care in Providence, Rhode Island. Dr. Licht graduated cum laude from Georgetown University and was awarded a medical degree from State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center.  He completed an internal medicine residency at Brown Medical School and a nephrology fellowship at Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Licht is a member of the American Society of Nephrology, American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology, and the Rhode Island Medical Society.  He is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Brown Medical School and is actively involved in the nephrology training program.  He is licensed in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and New York.  He lives in Providence, Rhode Island with his wife and three children. Dr. Licht is board certified in internal medicine and nephrology and is certified in Vascular Access Procedures by the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology.

Treatment & Services

Providence Access Care 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

We know vascular care. Our specialty is the critical maintenance and management of dialysis accesses. Dr. Jonah Licht 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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We Offer the Following Services:

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. Jonah Licht about how you can spare your veins from frequent needle sticks.

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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.

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.


October 30, 2018
Mohegan Sun Sky Convention Center 1 Mohegan Sun Blvd, Uncasville, CT 06382

Controversies in Dialysis Access (CIDA)

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October 31-2 2018
Washington, DC

New York City Walk

Check-in time: 9:00 AM - Start time: 10:30 AM
November 11, 2018
Foley Square

The Providence Access Care 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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"These guys are great, especially the nurse who really guided me through each step."
Providence Access Care
Feb 27, 2017
"Everyone and everything was excellent!"
Providence Access Care
Feb 27, 2017