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Programs & Services


Apheresis - Alberta Kidney Care - North

Provides service to separate or filter blood to take out harmful parts.

Services may include:

  • Plasmapheresis / plasma exchange
    Plasma is separated and taken out of whole blood and is replaced with donated plasma or another blood product. It’s used to treat a number of illnesses including immune system disorders.
  • Red Blood Cell Exchange
    Red cells are separated and taken out of whole blood and replaced with donated red blood cells. It’s used to treat sickle cell disease and other blood diseases.
  • LDL Apheresis
    Takes out low density lipoprotein cholesterol. It’s used to treat patients with very high cholesterol.
  • Leukapheresis / White Blood Cell Depletion
    Takes out white blood cells. It’s used to treat some types of leukemia.

Contact Details

University of Alberta Hospital

Location Info
Room 1C3.14
Address
8440 112 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2B7
Telephone
780-407-3925
Fax
780-407-2166
Getting There

Parking and Public transportation available

Parking map

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Saturday
8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
doctors, registered nurses
Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.


Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services