Welcome to Austin Kidney Associates, a leader in the management and treatment of kidney disorders. Our team has highly skilled physicians to provide you with the highest quality of care and services possible.
Our goal is to work with you and your team of physicians to effectively manage your kidney disease. We offer a wide range of outpatient services at a number of convenient office locations including Central, North and South Austin, Round Rock, Georgetown, Bastrop and Kyle. We are actively involved in the Kidney Transplant Program at North Austin Medical Center. Our physicians are on staff at all area hospitals to offer hospital based and emergency care for patients as needed. In addition, we provide care for renal dialysis patients at dialysis centers located in Central, North and South Austin, Cedar Park, Round Rock, Taylor, Kyle and San Marcos.
Why choose Austin Kidney Associates?
Our nephrologists direct all aspects of kidney care including the diagnosis and management of diabetic and hypertensive kidney diseases. We emphasize preventative medicine with the hope of avoiding late complications of kidney disease. Our physicians are experts in the care of dialysis patients as well as kidney transplant patients. Our nurses, nurse practitioners, dieticians and administrative staff are committed to helping our patients achieve good health and improve their quality of life. Further, we attempt to keep our patients well informed on recent medical research findings and opportunities for patient participationin research studies around the country.
In an effort to effectively communicate with our patients, a wide variety of languages are spoken by our physicians. Those languages include: English, Spanish, basic German, Tamil, French, Teluga and Mandarin Chinese.
About Our Physicians
Our physicians have completed extensive training in the specialty of Internal Medicine and subspecialty of Nephrology (care of the kidneys and related systems) and are current on all treatments concerning kidney disorders. All of our physicians are board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.
Our physicians are also commonly featured in local magazines and healthcare publications. In 2018, Dr. Peter Miller and Dr. Byron Welch will appear in Austin Monthly's list of Top Doctors.
We have dedicated ourselves to providing compassionate and comprehensive care for people with kidney disease. As leaders in kidney disease management, we offer a full spectrum of services, including education, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and clinical research, with a focus on improving health and quality of life. In addition, we support patients with end-stage kidney failure with options including in-center hemodialysis, home peritoneal dialysis, home hemodialysis, kidney transplantation, and hemodialysis access procedures.
Insurance Plans and Referrals
Our practice accepts most insurance plans in our area including Medicare, Medicaid, HMO's, PPO's and indemnity insurance plans. Please check with your insurance company to verify that we are providers for your plan. If you are part of an HMO or other policy that requires referrals to our office, please coordinate with your primary care physician for a referral prior to your appointment with us. Our billing office staff is always happy to answer your billing or insurance related questions and can be reached at (512) 451-5800 or (512) 382-0037.
Office Hours and Locations
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After Hour Contacts
One or more physicians are on call 24 hours a day. After hours, our on-call physician(s) can be reached by calling the Medical Exchange at (512) 458-1121.
In the case of a medical emergency, please call 911.