Dr. Mario Assouad, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(2)
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Dr. Mario Assouad, MD
Dr. Mario Assouad, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 27 years. Dr. Assouad is affiliated with Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center, Park Plaza Hospital, Mainland Medical Center, Bayshore Medical Center, Clear Lake Regional Medical Center, Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center, Memorial Hermann Healthcare System - Southwest, Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital and Houston Methodist Hospital .

7015 Almeda Rd # 3

Houston, TX 77054

Contact Information

(713) 496-1077

Dr. Mario Assouad, MD

Dr. Mario Assouad, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 94% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
31

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • 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
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
3

Procedures

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Assouad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Assouad's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Assouad to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Assouad'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 (1)
in Pasadena, TX |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Assouad accepts 10 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
  • 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
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    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • WellCare

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Hospitals where Dr. Assouad has admitting privileges

Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
6720 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030
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Bayshore Medical Center
4000 Spencer Hwy
Pasadena, TX 77504
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Clear Lake Regional Medical Center
500 W Medical Center Blvd
Webster, TX 77598
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Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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Mainland Medical Center
6801 Emmett F Lowry Expy
Texas City, TX 77591
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Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center
6411 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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Memorial Hermann Healthcare System - Southwest
7600 Beechnut St
Houston, TX 77074
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Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital
11800 Astoria Blvd
Houston, TX 77089
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Park Plaza Hospital
1313 Hermann Dr
Houston, TX 77004
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