Dr. Amado Zurita-Saavedra, MD

Dr. Amado Zurita-Saavedra, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Amado Zurita-Saavedra, MD is an oncology specialist in Houston, TX. He specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

1515 Holcombe Blvd

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Zurita-Saavedra performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Secondary Malignancies
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Zurita-Saavedra's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Zurita-Saavedra does not have any board certifications listed.

67  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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.


Education data for Dr. Zurita-Saavedra is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

Dr. Zurita-Saavedra has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zurita-Saavedra's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zurita-Saavedra to family and friends
6 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Zurita-Saavedra's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

My husband was diagnosed with prostate cancer, stage 4. We started hormone therapy locally then made an appointment at mdanderson and were assigned to Dr Zurita.after multiple ct scans, mri s blood tests and cystoscopy x2, no treatment had been started. He ordered a 3rd cysto without even checking...more
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Zero people skills. Six months with him and all that was done was test, test test,, get all you can from the insurance. Then they start unnecessary procedures to further evaluate. Came into the appointments unprepared and unaware of what tests he had ordered.
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Dr. Zurita filled in for another doctor who was on vacation while my father was hospitalized at MD Anderson receiving radiation therapy. Dr. Zurita was rude, stated that he was too busy to see my father every day, and told my mother that the only reason my father was in the hospital was because she...more
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