Dr. Herminio Suazo-Vasquez, MD

Dr. Herminio Suazo-Vasquez, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 70
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Dr. Herminio Suazo-Vasquez, MD is a nephrology specialist in Houma, LA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Honduras, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas in 1973 and specializes in nephrology.

906 Belanger St

Houma, LA 70360

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Suazo-Vasquez performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Suazo-Vasquez'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

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

43  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Honduras, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Norwalk Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Norwalk Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Rhode Island Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Suazo-Vasquez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Suazo-Vasquez's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Suazo-Vasquez to family and friends
3 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Suazo-Vasquez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Suazo is very thorough and professional in his duties as a physician. He will demand excellence in his treatment to get to the cause of illness and render professional treatment. He has a certain knack for explaining to me the method of treatment and reason being in simple terms. I wish there...more
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Dr. Sauzo is the best doctor I have ever been to. He makes sure you understand everything before he leaves the room. If he doesn't have all of your labs at the time of your appointment he will reschedule unless it is important that you see him.
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While in the hospital at Dr. Suazo's request, he had a dismissive/insulting demeanor toward the other doctors attending to my husband. He would make negative comments about decisions they made in my husbands care. After 3 days, the 2 other physicians cleared my husband to be discharged and saw no...more
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