Dr. Donald Gardner, MD

Dr. Donald Gardner, MD

Endocrinology  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Donald Gardner, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1973 and specializes in endocrinology.

1140 Business Center Dr Ste 550

Houston, TX 77043

Contact Information

(713) 984-8200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetes Type 1
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Gardner'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

  • Endocrinology

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Ultrasound

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

  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Fla
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gardner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gardner's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gardner to family and friends
32 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Gardner's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I came to this practice when I moved here. The women in the office are the typical " I am overworked and you problems are not important to me types" Long waits for the the doctor once they lock you up in the exam room. Now they changed my meds 2 weeks ago. My INS co needed more info. NO ONE...more
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Dr. Gardner is very good at what he does, but I have sat in the office for as long as 2+ hours to where I thought they all went home. I would recommend him especially if you are having trouble getting your diabetes under control. The office needs to schedule fewer appointments, so the doctor can...more
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Dr Gardner's nurse practicioner, Kimberley, interviewed me on my first visit. Asked all the right pertinent questions on initial vist. Collaborated with Dr Gardner to form a diagnosis of my health problems. Took time to cover all possibilities. Ordered pertinent lab tests to determine treatment...more
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