CentraCare Kidney Care Services

Our nephrologists offer a full range of kidney care services throughout Central, West Central and Southwest Minnesota

When you experience kidney problems, you will want to have a trustworthy resource for the care you need close-to-home. Find comfort in knowing that we're here to provide you and your family with the best treatment possible.

Your kidney program team includes nephrologists, board-certified subspecialists who care for patients with acute and chronic kidney disease, along with registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and renal dietitians, all with specialized training and certification in kidney disease.

We provide comprehensive diagnosis and treatment for disorders and diseases of the kidneys. Our diversely experienced team are committed to finding innovative solutions from common to complex conditions including:

General Nephrology and Hypertension:

  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Inherited renal diseases (ADPKD, hyperoxaluria)
  • Nephrolithiasis
  • Hypertension and resistant hypertension
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Acid base imbalances
  • Electrolyte imbalances
  • Ultrasound evaluation of the kidneys
  • Ultrasound guided biopsy of the renal allograft

Renal Transplantation:

  • Pre-transplant evaluation
  • Post-transplant evaluation
  • Management of antirejection medications
  • Management of rejection
  • Management of transplant infections

Acute Nephrology:

  • Placement of hemodialysis catheters under ultrasound guidance
  • Placement of central line catheters for vasopressor infusion and CVP monitoring
  • Evaluation and treatment of acute kidney injury (renal failure) in hospitalized patients


  • Management of hemodialysis
  • Management of peritoneal dialysis
  • Management of continuous renal replacement therapy (CVVH, Slow Efficiency Hemodialysis)

Our team provides kidney care close to home with services available throughout Minnesota. Virtual visits also are available.

CentraCare Kidney Care Locations: 320-240-2206

Other Kidney Care Outreach Locations:

  • Aitkin - Riverwood Healthcare Center: 320-240-2206
  • Alexandria - Alomere Health: 320-240-2206
  • Cambridge - Cambridge Medical Center: 320-240-2206
  • Crosby - Cuyuna Regional Medical Center: 320-240-2206
  • Litchfield - Meeker Memorial Clinic: 320-240-2206
  • Montevideo - CCM Health: 320-231-8412
  • Motley - Lakewood Health System: 320-240-2206
  • Olivia - Olivia Clinic: 320-240-2206
  • Princeton - Fairview Clinic: 320-240-2206

A Partnership in Dialysis Care

Our kidney care team supports outpatient dialysis services through a partnership with Fresenius Kidney Care in the following locations:

Redwood Falls - CentraCare Nephrology also provides renal replacement services at the Redwood Falls DaVita dialysis unit.

Contact us for more information on CentraCare kidney care program services:

Featured Patient Story

Jimmy Schultz & Lorre McDermott's Story Kidney Care Patient Story
"I love this place and the staff! Now that I can dialyze more frequently, I don’t feel tired all the time — I feel so much better. I just come downstairs and get in my chair."
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