Dialysis provider DaVita Inc. announced it has acquired Tulips Dialysis Centre and has opened two new joint venture centers in Malaysia. The hemodialysis center is located in Kota Damansara, 20 kilometers east of Kuala Lumpur, has capacity for 10 stations and is currently treating patients. Medical supervision is provided by nephrologist Dr. Wong Chew Ming.
Along with joint venture partner Seri Setia Group, DaVita has opened its doors to patients at two new centers in the greater Kuala Lumpur area - a 19-station center located in central Kuala Lumpur, and a six-station center located in Rawang, Selangor.
"DaVita's expansion into Malaysia is an exciting step in the company's long-term international expansion plans," said Atul Mathur, president of Asia Pacific at DaVita.