In the News

  • New dialysis center a true community asset

    Thursday, October 25, 2012

    Above all else, nothing is more important to the Village of Bolingbrook than ensuring our 74,000 residents enjoy the highest possible quality of life. Central to that goal is securing ample access to quality health care. As such, on behalf of the Village Board, I am happy to welcome U.S.

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  • U.S. Renal Care opens dialysis facility

    Tuesday, October 23, 2012 The Bugle

    Downers Grove recently celebrated the grand opening of U.S. Renal Care’s new 13-station dialysis facility, which will serve patients in the western suburbs. “A renal care center is a facility that allows outpatient treatment of kidney failure,” said Dr. Anis Rauf, medical director of the Downers Grove renal facility

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  • Dieting not so hard when compared to dialysis

    Friday, October 12, 2012 Chicago Sun-Times

    After I wrote about an obese Wisconsin TV newscaster who took to the air to defend herself against a viewer who criticized her for being a poor role model, a number of readers accurately pointed out that being overweight is not merely a matter of aesthetic judgment or self-esteem.

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  • U.S. Renal Care to open Downers Grove facility

    Wednesday, September 26, 2012 Crain's Chicago Business

    Connie Payton, wife of the late Chicago Bear Walter Payton, and Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White are among those expected to attend the opening Tuesday of a 13-station dialysis facility in west suburban Downers Grove operated by U.S. Renal Care.

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  • Ask the expert: Dr. Anis Rauf and what you should know about kidney disease

    Tuesday, September 4, 2012 Chicago Tribune

    We think about being heart healthy. We think about strengthening our bones. But we rarely pondered the state of our kidneys — that is, until Boston Market announced last month that it was removing salt shakers from the tables at its 476 locations.

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