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Specializes in Internal Medicine • Female • Age 43

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Hospital Quality

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Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
23900 Katy Freeway
Katy, TX 77494
Houston Methodist West Hospital
18500 Katy Freeway
Houston, TX 77094

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Appointments & Offices

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Houston Internal Medicine Associates, P.A.
WEST HOUSTON INTERNAL MEDICINE
21238 Kingsland Blvd
Katy, TX 77450
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    Dr. Thampoe's Experience

    Dr. Thampoe's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Internal Medicine
    • Family Medicine
    • Geriatric Medicine
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    • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
    • Immunization
    • Pap Smear
    • Physical Examination
    • Urinalysis
    • Vaccination
    • Weight Loss Program
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    • Anemia
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Injuries
    • Obesity
    • Osteoporosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Thampoe

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    George Washington School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2001

    Internship Hospital

    Long Island Coll Hosp
    Complete in 2002

    Residency Hospital

    Mamonides
    Complete in 2004

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of California At Santa Barbara
    Graduated in 1994
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Thampoe & Staff

    • English
    • Chinese
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Thampoe's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Houston Methodist West Hospital

    • Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Thampoe

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thampoe to family and friends

    118 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Thampoe's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    115 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    118 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    116 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 116 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Thampoe
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    118 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    117 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    118 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    118 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    Houston Internal Medicine Associates, P.A.
    WEST HOUSTON INTERNAL MEDICINE
    21238 Kingsland Blvd
    Katy, TX 77450
    (832) 321-4962 (Office)
    (281) 944-9602 (Fax)
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