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About Metrolina Vascular Care of Charlotte and Concord

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About Metrolina Vascular Care of Charlotte and Concord

At Metrolina Vascular Care, we are dedicated to preserving the functionality of your patient's access. Our interventional nephrologists are leaders in their specialties and are proud to serve ESRD and CKD patients of the Charlotte and Concord communities. Our outpatient center offers:

  • Same day/ next day procedures to ensure patients return to dialysis quickly
  • Comprehensive reports within 24 - 48 hours following the procedure to ensure efficient communication
Nursing caring for dialysis access patient

Our Physicians


Donald Berling, MDDonald Berling, MD

Medical Director, Interventional Nephrologist

Thomas Smarz, Jr., MDThomas Smarz, Jr., MD

Interventional Nephrologist



Christopher Buehrig, MDChristopher Buehrig, MD

Interventional Nephrologist

Jack Lohavichan, MDJack Lohavichan, MD

Interventional Nephrologist

Medical Services


Dialysis Access Management

Clinical indications for intervention by our physicians:

  • Clotted access
  • Non-maturing fistula
  • Elevated venous or arterial pressure
  • Changes in bruit/pulsatility
  • Excessive post-dialysis bleeding
  • Access limb swelling
  • Inadequate catheter flow
  • Decreasing access flows
  • Failure to achieve prescribed dialysis dose

Procedures available at Metrolina Vascular Care:

  • Hemodialysis catheter placement
  • Fistulogram
  • Angioplasty
  • Thrombectomy
  • Venogram
  • Stent placement

For more information, visit infoDialysisAccess.com.

Dialysis Access Management

Charlotte Location



Metrolina Vascular Care of Charlotte
2711 Randolph Rd., Bldg 400
Charlotte, NC 28207
Phone: 704-971-8088
Fax: 704-971-8098


Hours of Services

Monday 7:30am - 4:00pm
Tuesday 7:30am - 4:00pm
Wednesday 7:30am - 4:00pm
Thursday 7:30am - 4:00pm
Friday 7:30am - 4:00pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

To request an appointment, call 704-971-8088 or Fill Out Our Appointment Form

Concord Location



Metrolina Vascular Care of Concord
425 Copperfield Blvd. NE
Concord, NC 28025
Phone: 704-707-0090
Fax: 704-795-9273


Hours of Services

Monday 7:30am - 4:00pm
Tuesday 7:30am - 4:00pm
Wednesday 7:30am - 4:00pm
Thursday 7:30am - 4:00pm
Friday 7:30am - 4:00pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

To request an appointment, call 704-707-0090 or Fill Out Our Appointment Form



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