Dr. Mothaffar Rimawi, MD

Dr. Mothaffar Rimawi, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mothaffar Rimawi, MD is an oncology doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 44 years old.

1 Baylor Plz

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 798-1600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 7 More

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Breast Cancer
high
more than 89% of peers
Cancer
high
more than 85% of peers

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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
31

Conditions Treated

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Lung Cancer
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

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 Jordan
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rimawi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rimawi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rimawi to family and friends
2.5
based on 8 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Rimawi'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
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Houston, TX |
Calm, kind & very knowledgeable. Listens and addresses all concerns. I was first diagnosed in Mar 2011, and Dr. Rimawi was my oncology doc through chemo/rad/recon surgery and I continue to see him for follow ups. The entire staff at Baylor is wonderful from front desk, imaging, testing, docs,...more
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Spring, TX |
I have reported my poor care to the institution. He was completely indifferent to me and misled me concerning a medical trial. The past-surgical visit was a joke. I have gone to another institution, where I have received incredible care.
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in Houston, TX |
I could not break through with Dr. Rimawi?s staff to get effective care when I developed colitis, a known and serious (yet rare) side effect from the Taxotere I was given for chemotherapy. Dr. Rimawi had set a 100.3 deg temperature as the threshold for care, leaving me in a life-threatening...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Rimawi accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Rimawi has admitting privileges

Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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