Dr. Sarah Shearer, MD

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Dr. Sarah Shearer, MD

Nephrology | Female

Renal Specialists Of Houston 4407 Yoakum Blvd Ste B, Houston, TX 77006 Get Directions
(713) 528-8111

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Dr. Shearer specializes in Nephrology and practices in Houston, TX. She practices at 1 location.

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She is very kind and professional. She doesn't talk down to you, she listens to what you have to say and takes action. Very good doctor.
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Specialties

  • Nephrology

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hungry Bone Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Procedures Performed

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

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Texas Medical School At Houston

    Graduated in 1985

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Texas Health Science Center

    Completed in 1986

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Texas Health Science Center

    Completed in 1989

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Baylor University

    Completed in 1991

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Specializes in Nephrology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients