Dr. Asif Cochinwala, MD

Dr. Asif Cochinwala, MD

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Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
53 y/o
(45)

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Dr. Asif Cochinwala, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Cypress, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences in 1989 and specializes in rheumatology.

Asif Cochinwala MD

21212 Northwest Fwy Ste 375

Cypress, TX 77429
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Guardian
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Cochinwala performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Cochinwala'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.

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

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

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Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

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

  • Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cochinwala has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cochinwala's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cochinwala to family and friends
3.3
based on 45 total reviews (16 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (45)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (5)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Cochinwala's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (16)

I was very pleased with the services. He was pleasant and very polite. I would recommend him to any of my friends.
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in Houston, TX
I found this doctor to be rude. His bedside leaves a lot to be desired. He was also somewhat insulting.
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in Cypress, TX
I had a terrible experience with Dr. Cochinwala and his staff. My infusions were moved multiple times on short notice, he never understood my diagnosis and was treating me incorrectly for a number of months, and they did not work well with my insurance company or Remistart.
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in Houston, TX
Dr. Cochinwala is the first Rheumatology doctor I have see. He was easy to talk to, patient with my questions and ordered necessary labs and imaging test to review my medical needs. I feel I am in the best hands in his care. His staff is professional and works quickly to provide there part in...more
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in Houston, TX
After seeing a doctor I did not like at all for a year, I have been seeing Dr. Cochinwala since 2006. He is compassionate and caring, along with being extremely knowledgeable in how to treat both of the forms of arthritis that I have. His office staff is great, also. I highly recommend Dr....more
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