Dr. John Primomo, MD

Dr. John Primomo, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. John Primomo, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 2004 and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.

929 Gessner Rd # 106

Houston, TX 77024

Contact Information

(713) 486-1755

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Primomo performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers
Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Primomo'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Primomo "General and Bariatric Surgeon"

2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

10  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

  • University of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Rochester University Strong Meml Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University of Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Baylor University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Primomo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Primomo's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Primomo to family and friends
118 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (118)

  • 5
    (116)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Primomo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Primomo takes his time to have real conversations and to answer any questions you have. He is very friendly and caring. He was authentic and "real" with me throughout the entire process. I'm only two weeks post-op, but I am doing great. I am so happy with my decision, and would do it all...more
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I had tons of trouble getting anyone in the office to call me back.. I called several times and only talked to someone a few times they were suppose to call back and never did. The Doctor was very nice and helpful...would have loved to be able to keep seeing him. But he wanted me to do this...more
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Excellent Doctor! I just had Gastric sleeve surgery and he took excellent care of me, this is major surgery and I was so scared but he made sure all my needs were met. He's great and very kind, great beside manner.Dr. Primomo will talk to you all day if need be , he explains everything to you and...more
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I researched healthgrades and patient recommendations for a general surgeon who could perform my Hiatal Hernia repair. Dr. Primomo was very highly recommended! I had my surgery four days ago and have had NO bad experiences yet. No pain at all, I don't have GERD anymore! No more medicine for...more
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Loved the people and Dr Primomo. We had used him several years ago and he is willing to work with you if needed. I trust him
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