Dr. Amanda Basford, MD

Dr. Amanda Basford, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Amanda Basford, MD is a nephrology specialist in The Woodlands, TX and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Boylor College of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in nephrology.

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
more than 78% of peers

Dr. Basford'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.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

1  Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

39  Conditions Treated

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3  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.


  • 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
8 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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  • 1

Dr. Basford's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

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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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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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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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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