Dr. Horacio Adrogue, MD

Dr. Horacio Adrogue, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
49 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Horacio Adrogue, MD is a nephrology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 15 years. He specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

Horacio Adrogue, MD

1629 W Alabama St

Houston, TX 77006
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Limb Swelling
more than 91% of peers
more than 59% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
more than 58% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Adrogue "I view the pratice of medicine as a privilidge and an honor. I take an open and honest approach to the care of my patients. I expect them to be active, informed and involved in their care. Medicine is a team sport, without all the players doing their part success is rarely acheived."

2  Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

49  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • AL Amyloidosis
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloid Cardiopathy
  • Amyloidosis
  • Amyloidosis, Beta2-Microglobulinic
  • Amyloidosis, Familial
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hungry Bone Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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6  Procedures

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.


  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Fairview University Medical Center-University of Minnesota
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Fairview University Medical Center-University of Minnesota
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Fairview University Medical Center-University of Minnesota
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • University of Texas Medical Branch Nominated for Osler Teaching Award, 2009
  • Chair of Professional Education Sub-committee for Texas Department of State Health Services Chronic Kidney Disease Task Force, 2010
  • Amyloid Clinic Transplant Physician-The Methodist J.C. Walter Jr. Transplant Center, 2010
  • Medical Director Methodist Transplant Network-The Methodist J.C. Walter Jr. Transplant Center, 2010
  • University of Texas Medical Branch-Cheif of Nephrology, 2009
  • Baylor College of Medicine Nominated for Doris Duke Clinical Scientist Development Award, 2007
  • Baylor College of Medicine Representative to the John D. Nickens Faculty Fellowship, 2003
  • Medical Director Pancreas Transplantation-The Methodist J.C. Walter Jr. Transplant Center, 2010
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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