Specializing in Dialysis Access Management
From the moment you arrive, you are treated as the number one priority. Vascular Care of South Carolina is dedicated to preserving the functionality of your access. With a goal of providing every patient with outstanding service without sacrificing warmth or personal attention, this clinical team is truly passionate about helping people and doing whatever it takes to make patients’ lives better. This commitment to personalized patient care is just one of the traits that sets this trusted vascular center apart from others in the Columbia area.
Board-certified medical director, Dr. Michael Cook, is a highly trained and skilled specialist, leading the team to always deliver the best care possible. Using the latest minimally invasive techniques, the professional staff of physicians treat and manage a wide spectrum of vascular access issues, performing all necessary procedures to re-establish adequate blood flow through a poorly functioning AV fistula or graft. The center’s exceptional team of registered nurses is Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certified by the American Heart Association.
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. Vascular Care of South Carolina delivers a different healthcare experience; one that is invested in people, communication and best-in-class care.
Vascular Care of South Carolina is committed to superior service and delivering far more. Patients can expect:
Prompt appointments For dialysis access management patients, Vascular Care of South Carolina 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 Vascular Care of South Carolina 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 Vascular Care of South Carolina.
Vascular Care of South Carolina 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.