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Dr. Mario Assouad, MD

Nephrology ·  Male · Age 52

Dr. Assouad

Greater Houston Kidney Specialist

7015 Almeda Rd # 3 Houston, TX 77054

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Dr. Mario Assouad, MD is a nephrology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Aleppo, Faculty Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in nephrology.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Hospital satisfaction . Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital . America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals

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(713) 496-1077

Dr. Assouad accepts the following insurance:

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
Community Health Choice
Humana
Humana HMO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Three Rivers Provider Network
Three Rivers Provider Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
WellCare

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. Assouad's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Assouad treats Mineral Metabolism Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Assouad treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Assouad treats Vitamin D Deficiency more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Assouad treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

End-Stage Renal Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Assouad treats End-Stage Renal Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Assouad treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Assouad's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Dr. Assouad's Reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Mario Assouad, MD
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Dr. Assouad and staff are the absolute best!!! There is no way we would go anywhere else.
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Dr Assouad is hands down THE BEST nephrologist! Him and his staff are very friendly and he will go above and beyond to make sure that you are taken care of.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Mario Assouad, MD is a nephrology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Aleppo, Faculty Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

1997
Baylor School Med
Fellowship Hospital
1995
University Nev
Residency Hospital
1993
University Nev
Internship Hospital
1990
University Of Aleppo, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1997
1995
1993
1990

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Locations

Greater Houston Kidney Specialist

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  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 3:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
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  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 3:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

Affiliated Hospitals

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69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2017)

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average