Dr. Mohammad Riaz, MD

Dr. Mohammad Riaz, MD

Medical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Mohammad Riaz, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences in 1989 and specializes in medical oncology and oncology.Read his story

18400 Katy Fwy Ste 320

Houston, TX 77094

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Bone Marrow Biopsy
more than 56% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
more than 52% of peers
Blood Disorders
more than 39% of peers

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Dr. Riaz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Riaz "Dr. Riaz is board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Palliative Medicine. He regards his patients as part of his family, focusing on their comfort while being committed to helping them live each day to its fullest.Trained in Palliative and Hospice care, Dr. Riaz will aid your recovery by relieving the symptoms of pain, anxiety or loss of appetite during treatment. With a focus on comfort and compassion, he feels strongly about maintaining his patients quality of life as they meet the challenges of their illness. We understand that you can go many places for your cancer treatment. At Premier Oncology Consultants, we pride ourselves in the relationships we build with our patients. This is why our physicians spend more time with patients, getting to know them as individuals. Each patient has the doctors' cell phone numbers and can call or text at any time, to alleviate fears and increase a sense of well-being.Dr. Naqvi and Dr. Riaz provide the most current cancer therapies available and consider each patient's needs and lifestyle when developing a treatment plan. They understand the time constraints and responsibilities of working full time or raising children, and want to help you maintain your everyday commitments. They will work to remove barriers that could stand in they way of a positive outcome."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Riaz ".You Are More Than Your Diagnosis

A cancer diagnosis can be scary and life changing. At Premier Oncology we do more than treat a disease, we restore your peace of mind. Our entire staff is devoted to providing our patients with exceptional personalized care. We believe that developing a relationship with each patient and their families is an important part of an effective treatment plan.Our physicians and staff know you are more than your diagnosis; you are a whole unique individual that deserves the very best from your medical providers. We are passionate about your comfort, confidence, and convenience. We combine state of the art medical care and cancer therapies with the personal attention and time you deserve. Our practice is a warm, comfortable environment where we know every patient by heart."


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2  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

42  Conditions Treated


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15  Procedures

  • Biological Therapy
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Genetic Testing
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment
  • Intrathecal Chemotherapy
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Thoracentesis

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.


  • Dow Medical College-Civil Hospital Karachi
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Dow Medical College, Dow University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Brookdale Hosp Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Western Reserve Hlth Care
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Cleveland Clin Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University of Texas Medical Branch
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Riaz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Riaz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Riaz to family and friends
6 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Riaz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Riaz is a nice and understanding doctor. He was very helpful as to my condition, and explained everything to me very well. I will definitely refer him to friends and family.
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Dr. Riaz was so nice and assured me that he could help me. He understood my issues and could explain what is wrong with me better than I could. He answered all of my questions and checked for understanding. I know in my gut that he is going to help me and I'm so excited that I found him. I actually...more
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I really enjoyed my visits to Dr. Riaz's Office. He is a great physician and I would highly recommend him to my family and friends. He is very knowledgeable in his practice and explained everything to me to where I understood it. He did not mind answering questions and repeating himself to me...more
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Dr. Riaz is extremely knowledgeable. He takes his time and explains everything to his patients. And, if the patient doesn't quite understand something he explains again & again in a different ways until the patient does understand. He NEVER rushes his patients in & out, keeping to a patient to time...more
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I have have seen Dr. Riaz as an alternative when my oncologist, Shagufta Naqvi, was it was more practical. He was knowledgeable about my case and the current circumstances, as well as helpful with explanations and treatment.
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