You Deserve the Best.
- More than 60 Board Certified, Fellowship-
- Recognized as “Top Docs”
- More than 40 locations in Arizona
- Nationally recognized for renal care
What We Treat
SKI provides comprehensive treatment for acute and chronic kidney disease, end-stage renal disease, hypertension, kidney stones, kidney transplant, and electrolyte disorders.
Renal Care Organization
SKI is a proud, founding member of Renal Care Organization (RCO), a national platform representing more than 250 nephrologists and nearly 300,000 patients.
The kidneys are two bean-shaped organs. They are located below the rib cage on each side of your body. Most people without juvenile kidney disease are born with two functioning kidneys, but only need one to live a normal life...Read More
SKI Vascular Center is First Ambulatory Surgical Center in the Nation to Utilize FDA-Approved Ellipsys System for Non-Surgical Dialysis Fistula Creation
TEMPE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tempe-based interventional nephrologists Randy Cooper, MD and Umar Waheed, MD, and their team at SKI Vascular Center, this week became the first ambulatory surgical center in the US to create a perc...Read More
Becoming Aware of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and What to Look For. By Mario Torres, MD Q: How common is CKD? A: It is estimated that as many as 1 in 7 of the U.S. population (30 million Americans) suf...Read More