Dr. Samuel Pegram, MD

Dr. Samuel Pegram, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
63 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Samuel Pegram, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in rheumatology.

Rheumatic Disease Clinic of Houston

4825 Almeda Rd

Houston, TX 77004
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pegram "The rheumatologists at RDC provide state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment for diseases that affect the body's connective tissue. RDC rheumatologists treat more than 100 types of arthritis, including common diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis and rare diseases such as relapsing polychondritis and multicentric reticulohistiocytosis. Additionally physicians offer consultative and continuing care for patients with regional musculoskeletal disorders such as shoulder pain, hip pain, and knee pain. Preoperative evaluation and recommendations for patients considering joint replacement and arthritis-related reconstructive surgeries are also provided"

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

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

93  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

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

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  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Baylor Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Baylor Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Baylor Affil Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Samuel Pegram, MD
I don't know how Dr. Pegram gets any business with the office staff he has. The first day I called someone actually picked up and I explained how I've been having a hard time getting into a rheumatologist and need to urgently because I have not been well. They could care less. Last I hear Alzena...Read More
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Houston, TX – Jul 10, 2018
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Dr Pegram and staff are simply the best!!!!
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Charles Miller in Houston,TX – Apr 06, 2018
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Excellent care. Dr. Pegram is very thorough and attentive. They are able to see patients efficiently and timely. He really cares and we saw that throughout his entire medical team. We drove over 5 hours to see him and highly recommend.
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May 25, 2017
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I don't know who left the one star or how Dr. Pegram got an overall 31/2 stars because if I could I would give him 10 stars. This Doctor has the best bedside manner and the most genuine disposition I have come across. He cares deeply for his patients and I have been one for almost 30 years. ...Read More
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YeVonne Sawyers in Houston, Texas – May 17, 2017
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I am very likely to recommend Dr. Pegram to my family and others, he shows determination to find out what's on with my auto immune disease. He listen to what you say and is not intimidated when you ask questions as some Dr's appear to be. his assistant is very attentative as well as nurse and his...Read More
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Gloria F. in Houston, TX – Sep 20, 2016
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