Dr. Hazem Machkhas, MD

Dr. Hazem Machkhas, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Hazem Machkhas, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

2500 Fondren Rd

Houston, TX 77063

Contact Information

(713) 781-4600

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 98% of peers
Tremor
very high
more than 94% of peers
Headache
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
37

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Dementia
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

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

  • American University Of Beirut
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Machkhas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Machkhas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Machkhas to family and friends
2.8
based on 16 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Machkhas' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (4)

in HOUSTON, TX |
Wonderful doctor. All test are done in office! MRI, nerve test, x-rays, blood, everything! He listens and is there for you when needed. He also works at the hospital.
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in Houston, Tx |
Dr. Machkhas and his staff were very helpful in managing my migraines during pregnancy. He was patient with questions, and thorough with explaining the plan of care and his rationale. He was also open to listening to my concerns. He also kept communicated back and forth with my ob to ensure...more
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in Houston, TX |
I came to Dr. Machkhas upset about some symptoms I had been having. He took the time to really listen to me, was compassionate and patient throughout, and explained everything well. This doc is awesome!!
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Houston, TX |
Incompetent physician. Does not communicate effectively.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Machkhas accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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