Dr. Katherine Hwu, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology  |  
Female  |  
Age 56
(4)
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Dr. Katherine Hwu, MD
Dr. Katherine Hwu, MD is a pediatric endocrinology doctor who practices in Houston, TX. She is 56 years old and has been practicing for 30 years. Dr. Hwu is affiliated with Texas Children's Hospital.

6701 Fannin St Fl 11

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(832) 822-2778

Dr. Katherine Hwu, MD

Dr. Katherine Hwu, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Hwu's Experience

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Dr. Hwu's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Board certified in Pediatric Endocrinology and Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
2

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
11

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Osteopenia
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease

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 Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Tex Chldns Hospital Baylor
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Tex Chldns Hospital Baylor
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Tex Chldns Hospital Baylor
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hwu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hwu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hwu to family and friends
2.3
based on 4 total reviews
Dr. Hwu's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    FAIR
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    FAIR
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hwu accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Hwu has admitting privileges

Texas Children's Hospital
6621 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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