Dr. Gerardo Bueso, MD

Dr. Gerardo Bueso, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(38)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gerardo Bueso, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 39 years.

5711 Almeda Rd

Houston, TX 77004

Contact Information

(713) 520-8385

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Accountable Health Plans of America
  • Aetna
  • Affiliated Health Funds
  • Affiliated Healthcare
  • Affordable Health & Benefits
  • Alliance Health Care
  • America's Health Insurance Plans
  • American Insurance Consultants
  • 15 More

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Top Care Areas

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Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
69

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Loss
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Female Infertility
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Delay
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hirsutism
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypocortisolism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Male Hypogonadism
  • Male Infertility
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Post-Menopausal Problems
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Short Stature
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Turner Syndrome
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Breath Testing
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diet Counseling
  • Doppler Test
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • 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

  • Universita Degli Studi Di Siena, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Resurrection Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Hospital of University of Siena
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • George Washington University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bueso has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bueso's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bueso to family and friends
2.8
based on 38 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (5)
  • 1
    (16)

Dr. Bueso's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

TX |
Just don't go. The entire experience is not worth it. They overschedule and I wait no less than an hour before ever going back to be seen. My insurance change and they don't accept it. I was treated horribly because of it. So glad to have to not go back. I'm be made two appointments with a specific...more
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Houston |
Rude doesn't care how I was feeling. Told him I thought new pills Giving me headache and bad heartburn. Didn't care and then told me to see primary doctor. What the hell. They gave me appointment and they didn't know why I was there for. Waste of time. They always run labs but never contact you...more
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Missouri City, TX |
The staff is not customer service friendly by phone nor in the office. The doctor does not treat the symptoms, and solely looks at test results. This is not a good way to treat individuals with thyroid disease. There is a long wait time with no updates on when you might be seen.
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in Houston, TX |
Dr. Bueso is a very caring and patient doctor. He takes the time to listen. If you have other health issues, he will confer with your other doctors.
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Terrible! Office is understaffed and disorganized. Always hard to get Bueso or his office manager to return calls. Expect long waits; makes a lucrative business by overbooking and running elderly patients through like cattle! Always in a hurry. Doesn't want extra paperwork for himself or his staff;...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bueso accepts 24 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Accountable Health Plans of America
    Accountable Health Plans of America PPO
  • Aetna
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Open Choice PPO
  • Affiliated Health Funds
  • Affiliated Healthcare
    Affiliated Healthcare PPO
  • Affordable Health & Benefits
    Affordable Health & Benefits PPO
  • Alliance Health Care
  • America's Health Insurance Plans
  • American Insurance Consultants
    American Insurance Consultants PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Associates for Health Care
    Associates for Health Care PPO
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Baptist Health Services Group
    Baptist Health Services Group PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Benesight
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas HMO
  • Cigna
    Commercial HMO
    Commercial PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care
    Choice Care PPO
    Choice PPO
    Humana PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Providence Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Basic PPO
    Choice
    Choice Plus
    Choice Plus PPO
    Fiserv
    United Healthcare PPO
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Hospitals where Dr. Bueso has admitting privileges

Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
6720 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030
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Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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Park Plaza Hospital
1313 Hermann Dr
Houston, TX 77004
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