LAWRENCE, Mass., Jan. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- NxStage Kidney Care, Inc., a subsidiary of NxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM), today announced the opening of its dialysis center in Germantown, a suburb of Memphis, Tennessee. NxStage Kidney Care Memphis is focused on providing home dialysis training and education in an intimate setting for people with kidney failure and their families. The facility also welcomes existing home dialysis patients seeking short-term respite care, as well as patients who are traveling.
"We are proud to bring NxStage Kidney Care to the Memphis area and provide patients with flexible therapy options including home hemodialysis (HHD) with the NxStage® System One™ and peritoneal dialysis (PD)," said Dr. Jo Pinnaka, Medical Director at NxStage Kidney Care Memphis. "As a team, we work to design a personalized therapy plan that best fits our patients' health needs and lifestyle goals."
"We remain focused on the importance of providing patients with access to home therapy options," said Robert Brown, President of NxStage Kidney Care. "Our approach to dialysis is to offer patients the opportunity to regain control of their lives."
NxStage Kidney Care Memphis is located at 8040 Wolf River Boulevard, Suite 101, Germantown, TN 38138. For more information about NxStage Kidney Care and the therapy options offered please visit www.nxstagekidneycare.com or call (901) 290-9075.
About NxStage Kidney Care
NxStage Kidney Care, Inc., a subsidiary of NxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM), is innovating a dialysis care model that is intended to support and encourage patient-centered care and provide enhanced access to the life-changing benefits of home therapy as well as flexible in-center options. By leveraging NxStage's home leadership and the innovative technology of its System One, NxStage Kidney Care is committed to helping patients take control of their dialysis and to allowing physicians the flexibility to prescribe what is truly best for their patients. For more information, please visit www.nxstagekidneycare.com or call (866) 694-2707.
About NxStage Medical
NxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM) is a medical device company, headquartered in Lawrence, Massachusetts, USA, that develops, manufactures and markets innovative products for the treatment of ESRD and acute kidney failure. For more information on NxStage and its products, please visit the Company's website at www.nxstage.com.
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