Dr. Juan Olivero Sr, MD

Dr. Juan Olivero Sr, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 73
(8)
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After graduating from Universidad de San Carlos School of Medicine in Guatemala, Dr. Olivero completed his training in Internal Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, where he also served as Chief Resident and did his Nephrology fellowship. Dr. Olivero is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology and is a Specialist in Clinical Hypertension. He is currently Clinical Professor of Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and a Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology. Dr. Olivero has been practicing Nephrology in the Houston area for over 35 years and has won numerous accolades both locally and nationally for his teaching and his humanitarianism. He is the medical director of DaVita Binz Dialysis Unit and DaVita Med-Center Dialysis Unit, one of the largest in the country. In 1998, Dr. Olivero was the first recipient of the John Overstreet Award, Houston Methodist Hospital's annual award for its most caring and respected physician.

6560 Fannin St Ste 2206

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 790-4615

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 3 More

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Hemodialysis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers
Peritoneal Dialysis
high
more than 90% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Olivero Sr "To give our patients the highest quality of care and, at the same time, ensure individual personal attention to their physical and spiritual needs. We are here to provide excellent professional services aiming to maintain privacy, confidentiality and strongly focusing on personal care, promoting comfort and understanding for those we serve."

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acidosis
  • Acquired Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Transplant Rejection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Dialysis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Ultrasound

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 San Carlos/ Health Services Department
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of San Carlos/ Health Services Department
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Baylor University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Baylor University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Olivero Sr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Olivero Sr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Olivero Sr to family and friends
5.0
based on 8 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Olivero Sr Says:

To give our patients the highest quality of care and, at the same time, ensure individual personal attention to their physical and spiritual needs. We are here to provide excellent professional services aiming to maintain privacy, confidentiality and strongly focusing on personal care, promoting comfort and understanding for those we serve.

Dr. Olivero Sr'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 (2)
in Houston, TX |
Dr Olivero, Sr. is knowledgeable and compassionate. He's the best Dr. that I have ever been a patient of.
in Houston, TX |
I'm a Methodist employee since 1989 and I know Dr.Juan Olivero Sr.Dr.Olivero respect all the nurses at Methodist hospital.I have a hard time to get appt.with Dr.Olivero,they were looking for some requirements like office note from my PCP before they can give me a appt.By the way my name is Sue Ellen Holmes RN.I hope they can give me appt.ASAP.Thanks
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Dr. Olivero Sr accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Choice
    Choice Open Access POS
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice POS II
    Choice PPO
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access PPO
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Choice POS
    Blue Choice PPO
    Blue Cross
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    BestChoice PPO
  • Cigna
    Choice Fund PPO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Commercial PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Advantra PPO
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Medicaid
    Amerigroup
  • POMCO Group
  • Thrivent Financial
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Basic PPO
    Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Olivero Sr has admitting privileges

Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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