Dr. Michael Amaro, MD

Dr. Michael Amaro, MD

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Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
61 y/o
(31)

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Dr. Michael Amaro, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

Michael Amaro, MD

12121 Richmond Ave Ste 203

Houston, TX 77082
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Community Health Network
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Texas Children's Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Amaro performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Osteoporosis Screening
normal
more than 45% of peers
Dilation and Curettage
normal
more than 26% of peers
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
normal
more than 16% of peers

Dr. Amaro's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Amaro "Peace, Love & Prenatal Care We are a group who wants to be a part of a wonderful experience you are going through. We truly care for each patient like they are a part of our own family."
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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Gynecology
  • Obstetrics
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Hypertension
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
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Procedures

  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Essure® Procedure
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hysterectomy
  • Normal Vaginal Delivery
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening

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

  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Southern Illinois University At Edwardsville
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Amaro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Amaro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Amaro to family and friends
2.6
based on 31 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Amaro's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Houston, TX |
the staff is rude, dr. was an hour late. The nurse stated that him being late was the "usual". he never spoke when he finally walked in.. Searches for my babies heartbeat for literally 30 seconds and says "yep I don't hear one" walks out and we wait for another 45 minutes for an ultrasound. I look...more
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in Missouri City, TX |
Dr. Amaro is excellent at listening to your needs and concerns. He is the kind of Doctor that takes that time to ask how you are doing? Every visit is pleasant and the staff are friendly. I have been seeing Dr. Amaro for more than 8 years. He is a cool dr. I highly recommend him.
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in Houston, TX |
The most terrible experience. On my very first time meeting him he walked in the room said his name and told me to lay down and open my legs. Didn't explain what he was doing didn't ask me if I had questions or concerns, didn't even attempt to smile or make small talk. I will never be back. I...more
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Sugar Land, TX |
Throughout my pregnancy I got to see Dr Amaro only twice! He doesn't spend enough time with the patient after a looong wait (40 minutes +) and he doesn't listen to your questions or gives you a chance to ask. I wouldn't recommend this Dr. He was on leave when I gave birth and I had no Dr to take...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Amaro accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • 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
  • Community Health Network
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
    Houston Area HMO-Standard
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Texas Children's Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Amaro has admitting privileges

West Houston Medical Center
12141 Richmond Ave
Houston, TX 77082
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