Dr. Edward Rensimer, MD

Dr. Edward Rensimer, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(51)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Edward Rensimer, MD is an infectious disease medicine doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.

9230 Katy Fwy Ste 400

Houston, TX 77055

Contact Information

(713) 973-6078

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Rensimer's Experience

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Dr. Rensimer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Board certified in Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rensimer "We consider achieving an accurate diagnosis, within our specialty or otherwise, as our control mission that paves the pathway for the least risky, most effective management of the problem and a realistic prognosis."
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Specialties

  • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • AIDS
  • AIDS-Related Opportunistic Infections
  • Bacterial Endocarditis
  • Bacterial Infections
  • Bacterial Meningitis
  • Bacterial Pericarditis
  • Cellulitis
  • Diarrhea
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis C
  • Infections
  • Japanese Encephalitis
  • Lyme Disease
  • Mycobacterial Infections
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Rabies
  • Sepsis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Staph Infection
  • Traveler's Diarrhea
  • Tuberculosis
  • Typhoid Fever
  • Wound Infection
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Procedures

  • Antibiotic Infusion
  • Blood Test
  • IV Therapy
  • Immunization
  • International Travel Prophylactic Medication
  • International Travel Vaccination
  • Physical Examination
  • Vaccination

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

  • Temple University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Hermann Hospital University Tex
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rensimer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rensimer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rensimer to family and friends
4.8
based on 51 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (51)

  • 5
    (47)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Rensimer's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I've been seeing Dr. Rensimer for several years, first for international travel and later also as my internal medicine physician. He listens, is thoughtful and fully explains any diagnosis or medication. He will also go to all ends in order to solve a medical problem. I'm impressed with how much...more
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Houston , TX |
Dr Rensimer is the best doctor in his field. He is conservative I’m treatment, listens to all your concerns, looks at all your medical history and makes the best decisions based on your needs. His staff is great. I miss his wife Jane, a nurse who retired. But- he is excellent and I’m thankful for...more
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I called for an appointment and got one immediately. Great staff.
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Dr. Rensimer and staff are rare find in Houston. Trying to get in to see an I.D. specialist seems to require booking over a month out in advance in Houston. Rensimer's office made it a point to see me right away with the caveat that I might need to wait awhile once I got there. The staff returns...more
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I have a very complicated health history and I've stumped a lot of medical professionals. Dr. Rensimer gave me hope and knew exactly what to do. I was very ill when I came to him and now I'm back to work full time. He gave me my life back. The wait time is the only negative thing I can say about...more
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Dr. Rensimer accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Guardian
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Rensimer has admitting privileges

Houston Methodist West Hospital
18500 Katy Fwy
Houston, TX 77094
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