Dr. Amanda Basford, MD

Dr. Amanda Basford, MD

Nephrology  |  
Female  |  
Age 40
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Dr. Amanda Basford, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in The Woodlands, TX. She is 40 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.

17198 St Lukes Way Ste 620

The Woodlands, TX 77384

Contact Information

(936) 273-0836

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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Nephrotic Syndrome
very high
more than 96% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 96% of peers
Acute Kidney Failure
normal
more than 78% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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

  • Baylor University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Boylor College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Baylor College of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals Program
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Baylor College of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vanderbilt Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Basford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Basford's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Basford to family and friends
3.9
based on 7 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Basford's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Conroe, TX |
Dr. Basford displays poor bedside manners. She is not a very good listener and communication is always one-way, you listen to her. She will not explain the medical condition to my family members. Her office staff never calls Rx on time, it usually takes weeks to get a refill. The visits a very...more
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in Spring, Tx |
She's the only one of my doctors - and I have many of them - whom I trust implicitly. She is warm, caring, engaging and focused on my needs. I've had problems with staff at other offices, but never at hers. When you have a serious medical condition, you want to know your doctor sees you as a...more
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in spring, Texas |
She explains your condition clearly and what she plans to do to get your back on your feet. Her bedside manners is the best. I cannot believe that anyone would report on her bedside manners as being bad. I was in the hospital 3 times this year and spent what time that was needed to see that I was...more
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in Conroe, Tx |
She is smart but her bedside manner sucks. She is kurt, abrupt and aloof. She spends literally no more 3 minutes with you and has to learn how to not be so rough in speech. Dr. Frome her partner is completely opposite. He treats you like a human not a case.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Basford accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Basford has admitting privileges

CHI St. Luke's Health - The Woodlands Hospital
17200 St Lukes Way
The Woodlands, TX 77384
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Conroe Regional Medical Center
504 Medical Center Blvd
Conroe, TX 77304
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Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital
9250 Pinecroft Dr
Shenandoah, TX 77380
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St. Luke's Lakeside Hospital
17400 St Lukes Way
The Woodlands, TX 77384
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