Dr. Robert Porter, MD

Dr. Robert Porter, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Porter, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 71 years old.

7777 Southwest Fwy Ste 304

Houston, TX 77074

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
normal
more than 76% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
normal
more than 66% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Purpura
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • 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

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Med College Va
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Baylor University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Porter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Porter accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Porter has admitting privileges

Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital
1635 North Loop W
Houston, TX 77008
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