About Us

Carolina Kidney Specialists

CKS is a growing single specialty Nephrology practice. It was incorporated in 2006, as a continuation of the medical practice established in 1996. We provide comprehensive Kidney disease care including dialysis and transplantation through five board certified Nephrologists in collaboration with local area hospitals and nationally recognized dialysis providers in the greater Columbia area. The physicians have extensive management experience in directing large volume dialysis centers including their organization in joint venture model from the grass root level.

CKS is proud to partner with American Renal Associates in providing kidney care to patients in the greater Columbia area.

Our Physicians

Dr. Abdul Usmani
Abdul Basit Usmani, M.D.
Dr. Ashraf Chattra
Ashraf Ali Chattha, M.D.
Deewan Deewan, M.D.
Dr. Muhammad Rafiq
Muhammad Rafiq, M.D.
Dr. Muhammad Islam
Muhammad Islam, M.D.

President, Carolina Kidney Specialists LLC