The friendly staff at Associates in Nephrology in southeast Massachusetts welcomes your call and looks forward to serving you. If you have any questions about our kidney disease services, please call our office at (508) 587-0700. To schedule an appointment, you can call us or use our secure online appointment request form.
You can also visit our kidney centers page for contact information, plus additional details about each of our dialysis/kidney treatment centers: Brockton Regional Kidney Center, Brockton Dialysis Center, and the Taunton Regional Dialysis Center.
What Else You Need to Know
Our regular office hours in Brockton is Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm. Our regular office hours in Taunton are Monday – Thursday, 9 am – 5 pm. Both offices are closed for lunch between 12 pm – 1 pm each workday.
For dialysis and other treatments, visit the appropriate kidney center page for its regular operating hours and for more information:
In the event of a life-threatening medical emergency, call 911 or visit the nearest emergency room immediately. DO NOT WAIT! Inform the ER staff that you are a patient of Associates in Nephrology, and they will contact us.
If you have an urgent medical need and need to talk to our doctors after our regular hours, please call our office at (508) 587-0700. A doctor is on-call 24 hours a day. Your call will be returned promptly.
At Associates in Nephrology, we accept Medicare and most major insurance plans. Please contact your insurance company or you may call our office at (508) 587-0700 to find out if we accept your plan.
If your insurance plan requires you to pay a co-payment, co-insurance, and/or a deductible, you will need to pay at the time of your visit. For your convenience we accept cash, checks, Visa®, MasterCard®, Discover®, and American Express®.
If you have a question related to your bill or insurance, please contact our billing specialists at (508) 587-0700.
If your insurance is an HMO/managed care plan and you are required to obtain a referral from your primary care physician, the referral must be obtained before you can be seen for an office visit. Please coordinate this with your primary care physician in advance. Appointments will be rescheduled if required referrals are not received in the office by the time of your visit.
Doctors at Associates in Nephrology are affiliated with many of the major Boston teaching facilities, as well as with hospitals in Taunton and Brockton, Massachusetts, including:
Prescriptions and refills for established patients of Associates in Nephrology are routinely issued during our regular office hours (see above). You can make your request by calling our office at (508) 587-0700.
Refills are generally not issued during the evenings, weekends, or holidays, as the doctors may not have access to all your medical records during those times. It is helpful to anticipate your refill needs to avoid an interruption in your medication therapy.