Dialysis Access Program
The Dialysis Access Program at Massachusetts General Hospital offers innovative dialysis access placement strategies and expert management for the long-term care of dialysis access.
Our multidisciplinary team of surgeons, interventional radiologists, nurses and coordinators provide care 24 hours a day for patients in need of emergent, short-term and long-term dialysis access.
We provide options for both hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis in children and adults, through a combination of sophisticated interventional radiologic procedures and surgical interventions. These options include:
Team members ensure that hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis patients receive prompt and personal care, in coordination with each patient's home dialysis units and primary nephrologists.
To make an appointment or to refer a patient, call the Kidney Dialysis Access Hotline at 877-644-2223.
is a destination for those requiring transplant, and is the only center in the region to offer adult transplantation for every organ.