Dr. John Ott, MD

Internal Medicine •  Male • Age 64
  
Dr. Ott
Telehealth services available

Hillcroft Medical Clinic

2500 Fondren Rd Ste 209 Houston, TX 77063

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(832) 525-7285

Dr. John Ott, MD is a Internal Medicine Specialist in Houston, TX and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas medical school in 1987. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center and Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ott to book an appointment.


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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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(832) 525-7285

Dr. Ott accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Guardian
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellPoint

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Ott's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergy Shots
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Draw
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchitis
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cellulitis
  • Cervicitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Fever
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Indigestion
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Injection
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Function Test
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Physical Examination
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Runner's Knee
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Syncope
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Testosterone Injection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Urinalysis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wellness Examination

Dr. Ott's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ott

4.8

Based on 91 ratings

5 Stars
92.3076923076923%
(84)
4 Stars
1.098901098901099%
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3 Stars
2.197802197802198%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
4.395604395604396%
(4)
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I have seen Dr. John P Ott for 30 years or so now. I absolutely LOVE him! He is very conservative in his approach - he does not go directly to prescribing medicine - which I applaud! I feel strongly that meds are good; but you always have the side effects to deal with, and I prefer natural healing as much as possible. Dr. Ott is not opposed to discussing supplements and vitamins to assist in your self-care. I recently lost employer insurance and had to go to a HMO BCBC plan in Texas. I absolutely lucked out that Dr. Ott was one of the preferred providers for this plan, and I am able to continue to be treated by the best!
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  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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B. Bowers - Sugar Land, TX – Jun 26, 2020
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I saw Dr Ott for ~5 years. He is bright - - continues to stay current in his field. He is an excellent listener and respected my input. He balanced a conservative approach with a ‘need to act’ position. Make the call! He helped save my life.
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Suzy – Nov 30, 2019
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My family has been going to Dr. Ott for years, he has done wonders for me and my condition. He has listened when other doctors turned a blind eye. We certainly hope he can continue to look after us for years to come.
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
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Larry Graham – Oct 18, 2019
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My husband and I have been patients of Dr Ott’s for years and just love him. He is so attentive and caring. He makes you feel comfortable and has the best bed side manner. Can’t give him enough stars! Spiro and Melissa Soukis - Houston Tx 2019
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May 16, 2019
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Dr. Ott is practical, ethical, smart and caring. I can always be candid with him. He is non-judgmental. The team has been helpful each visit over the last 3 years.
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Apr 06, 2019
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I love Dr Ott he’s the best always feel comfortable when I go see him he cares for his patients.
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Gloria in Houston, TX – Mar 08, 2019
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Dr Ott is the kindest, most caring doctor I’ve seen. I have been a patient of his for the better part of 25 years. In all of that time, he has never once let me down. He’s a keen listener and when I see him, I don’t feel rushed and I always feel that I have his full attention. His staff are always very friendly and professional.
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Shannon in Richmond, TX – Feb 27, 2019
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Dr. Ott didnt seem to care about my condition, barely laying a hand on me to examine me. Seemed more interested in referring me for expensive tests. I am disappointed in the quality of care (or lack thereof) I received.
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Jack in Houston, TX – Dec 24, 2018
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My family and I have been patients of Dr. John P. Ott for close to 3 decades. We think extremely highly of him. He is an exceptional doctor and I'd highly recommend Dr. Ott to anyone seeking a knowledgeable and friendly doctor.
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TX – Dec 04, 2018
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I can't say enough about Dr. Ott!!! He is an amazing doctor who cares about his patients' well-being and the things that matter to them. It's obvious that he LOVES what he does. He is a solution-based physician who LISTENS and partners with you to achieve the best results for your well-being, whether you're 18 or 80, Dr. Ott is a great physician.
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Jan in Rosharon, TX – Oct 20, 2018
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I love Dr. Ott. I have been seeing him for about 20 years. He LISTENS! He thinks outside of the box and just doses not rubber stamp treatment. He works to find a solution for difficult problems. I trust him and love seeing him. I have gone to specialists who rushed me and acted like they could care less. Dr. Ott cares! He spends an appropriate amount of time. I am fortunate to have him as my primary doctor. Dr. Marilyn Reitz-Pustejovsky
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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  • Long wait times
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Dr. Marilyn Reitz-Pustejovsky in HOUSTON, TX – Sep 12, 2018
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I feel a whole lot better after seeing Dr. Ott.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Joe Pearson in Houston, TX – Sep 07, 2018
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Dr Ott fit me in as a new patient on a Friday afternoon. His office was friendly and efficient. I was seen quickly once in the office. So many other offices didn't answer the phone, or left me on hold for a long time with many transfers and automated recordings. At the appointment he exhibited great diagnostic skills, took time to explain everything, and had a good sense of humor. I highly recommend him and his staff.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Crystal Cone in Houston, TX – Jun 27, 2018
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I have been a patient of Dr Ott for over 30+ years. He is very thorough. Also provides cutting edge options. Staff and Dr Ott are friendly and take time to answer any questions or concerns.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Sandra Taylor in Houston TX – May 02, 2018
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After 20 years of complex issues causing chronic fatigue, seeing Dr Ott has resulted in dramatic improvements which in turn resulted in improved general health. I only wish I had found him much earlier in life. He has been able to solve issues that I had had for 10 and 20 years. At this point, even if he moved 200 miles away, I'd still travel to see him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Apr 18, 2018
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After years of no one else being able to help me, Dr. Ott took only minutes to diagnose me. He is very kind and always takes time to listen to me. I don't know what I would do without him; I hope I never find out. I have never felt so cared for, it is clear he cares for his patients.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Hartensia Johnson in Houston, Texas – Mar 13, 2018
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I have known Dr Ott for over 20 years. He is the kindest, sweetest and most understanding person I know in the medical profession. He is one doctor who takes the time to listen to you and does what is best for you.
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BAYTOWN – Jan 27, 2018
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My husband and I have used Dr. Ott for MANY years and we love him. He is attentive and caring. I never have to wait very long in the waiting room. He is a GREAT diagnostician!
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Cathey in Bellaire, TX – Dec 14, 2017
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I've been seeing Dr. Ott for almost twenty years. He's certainly a common sense doctor. I would strongly recommend him to anyone.
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Dan B. in Sugar Land, TX – Dec 09, 2017
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Great bedside manner. Spends time with the patient. Explains conditions and treatment very well.
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Bill Williams in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico – Sep 26, 2017
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About Me

• Listening well

• Looking for solutions

• Minimizing long-term costs

• Achieving a sense of well-being

• Using all modalities in addition to medication

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Adult Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • General Medical Practice
  • Men's Health Medicine
  • Pediatric Medicine
  • Women's Health Medicine
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Board Certifications

Education

1987
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

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Locations

Hillcroft Medical Clinic

Hillcroft Medical Clinic2500 Fondren Rd Ste 209 Houston, TX 77063
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center

Houston, TX

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center

Houston, TX

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital

Houston, TX

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)
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