Dr. Rafael Esquenazi, MD

Dr. Rafael Esquenazi, MD

Nephrology •  Male • Age 73

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Rafael Esquenazi, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Houston, TX. Dr. Esquenazi has more experience with Nephrological Conditions than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as HCA Houston Healthcare Medical Center and HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Esquenazi to book an appointment.


Locations

Nephrology Physicians of Houston

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(713) 637-6320
Nephrology Physicians of Houston1140 Westmont Dr Houston, TX 77015
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Dr. Esquenazi accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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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Practice Areas

Nephrological Conditions

Nephrological conditions specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys, including chronic kidney disease, kidney injury, kidney stones, and lupus nephritis.Compare with other Nephrological Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 73% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Esquenazi treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Esquenazi treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

End-Stage Renal Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Esquenazi treats End-Stage Renal Disease more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Esquenazi treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Chronic Kidney Diseases
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Esquenazi treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Esquenazi treats this condition more than 79% of their peers

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Dr. Esquenazi's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Rafael Esquenazi, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Houston, TX. Dr. Esquenazi has more experience with Nephrological Conditions than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as HCA Houston Healthcare Medical ...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

Baylor College Of Med
Residency Hospital

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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Affiliated Hospitals

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HCA Houston Healthcare Medical Center

Houston, TX

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast

Pasadena, TX

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

Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center

Houston, TX

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

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