Kidney Care

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Expert Dialysis Care

Are you staying overnight in the hospital? Inpatient dialysis care is available 24/7.

You can feel confident knowing you or your loved one will receive high-quality kidney care around-the-clock through Silver Cross’ Acute Inpatient Dialysis Services.

Our highly skilled nephrology nurses and kidney specialists collaborate closely to provide routine and emergency dialysis therapy in a safe, comforting environment.

Facts You Should Know:

  • Acute inpatient dialysis services are located on an inpatient unit in Silver Cross Hospital.
  • Our expert team provides routine and emergency dialysis treatments daily.
  • We provide over 2,400 treatments annually.


Hemodialysis provides a way to artificially cleanse wastes and extra fluid from the blood. During hemodialysis, blood is pumped out of the body through a machine for cleansing and then returned back into the body.

Peritoneal Dialysis

During peritoneal dialysis, a permanent soft tube called a catheter is used to fill the abdomen with a cleansing liquid called dialysis solution.

Need therapy after you go home? Outpatient Dialysis Care is nearby.

If your treatment plan requires you to receive dialysis services in an outpatient setting, services are available through DaVita Dialysis on the Silver Cross Hospital campus in Pavilion A at 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox, IL 60451. Click here for directions.

Need a Doctor?

We can help you find a doctor that specializes in kidney care. Search our online Physician Directory.

Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care. These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.