With one of its locations in South San Francisco , the Satellite Dialysis Center provides hemodialysis and long-term clinical care services to patients and physicians in the field of chronic kidney disease. Operational for more than 30 years, it has a team of physician partners, dietitians, and renal and nephrology nurses. The center also employs social workers who provide assistance to patients and their families with the management of the emotional and social adjustments after the diagnosis of their kidney disease. Its staff additionally offers individual and family counseling services, as well as patient education and community resource referrals. A partner of Satellite Healthcare, the Satellite Dialysis Center maintains more than 25 locations throughout California and Texas.