Dr. James Weiss, MD

Dr. James Weiss, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Dr. James Weiss, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Chicago Medical School in 1986 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, sports medicine pain management, and more.Read his story

2621 S Shepherd Dr Ste 220

Houston, TX 77098

Contact Information

(832) 808-7714

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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more than 60% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
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more than 54% of peers

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Dr. Weiss' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Weiss "He is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He received his medical degree from Chicago Medical School and completed his physical medicine and rehabilitation residency at New York University Medical Center's Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine. He served as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Medicine at Mt. Sinai and Baylor College of Medicine and hosted several radio and television shows promoting health and wellness. Dr. Weiss has extensive experience diagnosing and treating spinal and musculoskeletal disorders and working with patients to determine the best possible options for care. His non-surgical approach includes physical therapy, nutritional management, epidural steroid injections, and facet injections and FDA approved medication and procedures. He also performs advanced diagnostics such as lumbar discograms and EMGs. He has a special interest in a holistic approach to the treatment and management of spinal and musculoskeletal disorders. He treats spinal, arthritic and neurodegenerative disorders in Houston where he applies advanced regenerative procedures to help patients live their best lives."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Weiss "Dr. Weiss has extensive experience diagnosing and treating spinal and musculoskeletal disorders and working with patients to determine the best possible options for care. His non-surgical approach includes physical therapy, nutritional management, epidural steroid injections, and facet injections and stem cell injections. He also performs advanced diagnostics such as lumbar discograms and EMGs. He has a special interest in a holistic approach to the treatment and management."

3  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Pain Management

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

28  Conditions Treated

20  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.

Education

  • George Wash U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Maimonides Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Rusk Inst Ny University Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weiss' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Weiss

4.4

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Dr. Weiss thank you for such a wonderful experience in my surgery. I was nervous and scared for no reason at all you and your staff our wonderful. I would recommend your services any day of the year. Thank you so much.
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Dora E. Gomez in Houston , TX – Jun 23, 2018
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Dr. Weiss was friendly and at the same time very professional. He explained what type of test he would be doing on me and if I had any questions, which he answered and made me feel very relaxed. I would recommend Dr. Weiss to friends and family.
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Alicia E. Morris in Pearland, TX – May 12, 2016
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Been seeing Dr Weiss for many years, and he is an excellent Doctor. Anytime I go see him, I never feel rushed, he listens to my needs and makes appropriate recommendations for what's best for my health. Very helpful.
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