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 9 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

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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Primomo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Primomo treats Obesity more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Primomo treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Stomach Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Primomo performs Stomach Surgery more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Primomo performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Esophageal Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Primomo performs Esophageal Surgery more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Primomo performs this procedure more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Primomo's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Hernia
Achalasia
Appendectomy
Appendicitis
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Cholelithiasis
Diabetes
Esophageal Surgery
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastrectomy
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Gastric Ulcer
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Obesity
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Stomach Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

General and Bariatric Surgeon

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Primomo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Primomo

4.9

Based on 119 reviews

5 Stars
97.47899159663865%
(116)
4 Stars
1.680672268907563%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
0.8403361344537815%
(1)

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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...Read 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...Read 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...Read 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...Read 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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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Navigate HMO
United Healthcare