Dialysis is an activity of eliminating excess water, solutes and toxins from the blood in people whose kidney can no longer perform these functions naturally. The first successful dialysis was performed in 1943.
List of dialysis centres in Nairobi is as follows:
1. ARC Healthcare
ARC is a premier healthcare (renal care) company with a global footprint. The company operates under the brand Renasense, that provides innovative and patient centred renal care.
Contacts: +254 1001 28593.
2. Aga Khan Hospital
Aga Khan Hospital strives to provide excellent patient care and patient safety when it comes to acute and chronic dialysis, peritoneal dialysis and continuous renal replacement therapy.
Contacts:, 020 366 2337, 0786 888 119.
3. Nairobi Kidney Centre
Nairobi Kidney Centre is a unique medical facility specializing in outpatient renal dialysis. The centre is fully equipped with state of the art dialysis machines and a well-equipped laboratory specifically for ease of patient evaluation.
Location: Ralph Bunche Road, Near Nairobi Hospital.
Contact: +254 20 272 1583.
4. Nairobi East Hospital Dialysis Clinic
The hospital handles patients who suffer from end stage kidney disease in which dialysis and transplants are the only option. The hospital’s unit consists of haemodialysis machines and standard beds which are available round the clock.
Location: General Waruinge Street, Eastleigh.
Contacts:0714 211 211, 0739 500 000.
5. NephroMed Medical Centre
It is a Kenya based healthcare company that was established in 2017 with a prime focus on dialysis and kidney care. The centre is equipped with latest dialysis machines and comfortable beds for patients.
Location: 2nd Floor, Williamson House, 4th Ngong Avenue.
Contacts: 0792 787 878,0737 787 878.
6. Nairobi South Hospital
The hospital has a spacious and well equipped dialysis centre for both in and outpatient services.
Location: Muhoho Avenue, South C.
Contact: 0721 700 408.
7. Quality Care Dialysis Kenya
Location: Nelson Awori Building, 1st Floor, B2 Ralph Bunche Road, Upper Hill, Nairobi.
8. Karen Hospital Dialysis Centre
The centre handles patients who suffer from end stage kidney disease in which dialysis and transplants are the only options. The centre/unit serves three shifts with the capacity to handle ten patients. They also have intensive care unit haemodialysis services which are available round the clock.
Contacts: 0726 222 001, 0726 222 002.
9. Parklands Kidney Centre
It is a state of the art specialist out-patient based medical facility that specializes in management of kidney diseases and also incorporates a modern dialysis unit.
Location: Third Parklands Avenue, Park Medical Centre, 4th Floor, Room 404.
Contact: 0762 790 207.
10. MP Shah Hospital Renal Clinic
The clinic treats patients with conditions and diseases of the kidney and kidney immunological kidney diseases. The clinic offers dialysis and peritoneal dialysis services.
Contact: +254 20 4291 100.
11. South C Dialysis Centre
The centre provides specialised haemodialysis facilities for all patients with chronic or acute chronic renal failure.
Location: Mai Mahiu Road, South C.
Contact: 020 786 7997.