Weaverville Dialysis offers in-center and home hemodialysis services. It is located in Weaverville, N.C., and is one of the centers operated by DaVita, which is one of the largest independent providers of dialysis services in the United States. It provides dialysis services for those who are diagnosed with chronic kidney failures. DaVita owns and operates more than 14,000 outpatient dialysis facilities and acute units in over 700 hospitals. It serves nearly 100,000 patients in approximately 40 U.S. states. The company also maintains DVA Laboratory Services, which is a clinical laboratory that is located in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and covers an area of more than 40,000 square feet. The laboratory provides an array of diagnostic and testing services.