NxStage Kidney Care Opens New Orlando Florida Dialysis Center

Aug 20, 2014, 10:00 ET from NxStage Medical, Inc.

LAWRENCE, Mass., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NxStage Kidney Care, Inc., a subsidiary of NxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM), today announced the opening of a new dialysis center serving the south Orlando area.   NxStage Kidney Care's staff of highly trained nurses and medical professionals are committed to providing enhanced access to the significant clinical and quality of life benefits made possible through home therapy as well as flexible in-center options at the frequency and duration that works best for the patient. 

"We are excited to open the South Orlando facility, where our goal remains rooted in improving the quality of care for dialysis patients," said Robert Brown, president of NxStage Kidney Care.  "Flexibility and options are integral to our program in Orlando and across the country, allowing patients to regain control of their treatment choices."

With a spacious, state-of-the-art facility, the new South Orlando center provides a comfortable and relaxing environment where patients have the option to perform peritoneal dialysis, home hemodialysis with the NxStage® System One™, or flexible in-center hemodialysis treatment to suit each of their individual lifestyles.  The passionate and attentive staff members, led by the center's Medical Director and Orlando-based nephrologist, Dr. Ndidi Nwamu, offer high levels of personalized care for each patient, mapping to his or her individual healthcare goals. 

"I have worked as a nephrologist in Orlando for two years, and I'm excited to work with NxStage Kidney Care center and give local patients another choice in dialysis care," said Dr. Nwamu.

NxStage Kidney Care South Orlando is located at 14522 Landstar Boulevard in Orlando, Florida. For more information please call (407) 454-5440 or visit www.nxstagekidneycare.com.

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.

Forward-Looking Statements  This release contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All statements contained in this release that are not clearly historical in nature are forward-looking, and the words "anticipate," "believe," "expect," "estimate," "plan," and similar expressions are generally intended to identify forward-looking statements. Actual results may differ materially from those indicated by these forward-looking statements as a result of various important factors including those that are discussed in NxStage's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. NxStage is under no obligation to (and expressly disclaims any such obligation to) update or alter its forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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