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Dr. Hema Salvady, MD

Dr. Hema Salvady, MD

Rheumatology ·  Female · Age 52


Dr. Hema Salvady, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 29 years. She specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.


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(281) 957-9127

Dr. Salvady accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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Commercial Insurance Company
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Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Meritain Health
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
PHCS
Planned Administration Inc
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Salvady's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salvady treats Arthritis more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Salvady treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salvady treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Salvady treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Spondylosis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Salvady treats Spondylosis more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Salvady treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Salvady's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Hema Salvady, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 29 years. She specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

Wayne State University
Residency Hospital
1990
Gandhi Medical College
Medical School
1990

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Salvady's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Salvady

3.2

Based on 13 reviews

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I feel that Dr. Salvador listens to me and very concerned. She has helped me with the pain in my knee. I am able to walk better. She put me in physical therapy at St Johns aquatics. My pain is easier to handle.
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I owe my quality of life to this women. I went from practically bed ridden with a level 10 pain level, to living life again. All other doctors thought I was making up my pain, she new exactly what my problem was within minutes. I live everyday with moderate to severe Rheumatoid Arthritis. I have...Read More
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She wouldn't even look at me when I spoke. Treated me like a number and had no empathy or bedside manner. She was like a robot with no expression. She wanted to order same bloodwork I already had from previous rheumatologist and just write me a script. I have Lupus and don't want more blood work or...Read More
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Probably the worst doctors visit I have ever had in my life. She put no effort into the diagnosis what's so ever. Had the diagnosis before even and exam. Very lazy doctor. Would not recommend!!
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Dr. Salvady was the third specialist I had been too and brought with me X-rays and an MRI of my right hip. The previous two Orthopedic Surgeons completely misdiagnosed the source of my debilitating hip pain. Dr. Salvady asked me to describe the pain and exactly where it was. She said it's...Read More
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