Dr. Zohair Abbas, MD

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Dr. Zohair Abbas, MD

Rheumatology | Male

(832) 532-9779

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Dr. Abbas specializes in Rheumatology and practices in Houston, TX. He practices at 1 location.

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Experience with Dr. Abbas
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Abbas' Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Houston, TX |
Very thorough and detailed. Explained treatment plan well.
in Houston, TX |
Excellent! I had a short but very acceptable wait to be brought back and be seen. Dr Abbas is very open, pleasant and easy to talk to and convenient to my work. The staff is very friendly and helpful. I'm glad that I found out about him.
in Houston, TX |
Outstanding!! He took as much time as was needed & didn't act like he was in a hurry. Explained everything in great detail in away we could understand. Was very pleasant, maintained eye contact plus his countenance was one of confidence and not arrogance as most Dr.'s do.
in Houston, Texas |
This was my first visit with Dr. Abbas a couple of days ago. He took his time, to listen to me, not assume anything about me and came up with an actual diagnosis, which is something 5 previous doctors could never do. He was very straightforward about my treatment plan and suggested a low impact exercise that could help me lose weight and maintain my lifestyle with the new diagnosis. I can now move forward in trying to control the disease process. Thank you Dr. Abbas!!!
in Spring, TX |
Patient, Through, Explains carefully
in Houston, TX |
Dr. Abbas is the most caring doctor I have ever met in my 60 years. He is extremely attentive and will ask you many questions and you will feel is heart felt concern.
in Houston, TX |
Very pleasant and friendly. I was a first-time patient & he took the time to know & understand my current health, history of condition, etc. He did not seem rushed, but patiently & clearly explained what he was thinking. He was not quick to put me on medication until he got lab tests & x-rays from recent years so he can get a better comparison of how my condition has progressed. Thanks to other patients who wrote good reviews, I felt better making an appointment & seeing Dr. Abbas.
in Cypress, TX |
Dr Abbas is very knowledgeable, kind, caring, understanding and he explains everything never seems rushed. couldnt ask for a better Dr.
in Tomball, TX |
He is the most compassionate physician I have ever seen. I have several serious medical condition and Dr. Abbas researches to make sure the meds will not cause problems with the other medical conditions.
in Houston, TX |
Excellent! Dr. Abbas spent great effort to research my past history and lab results in order to understand my complicated illness. Then, he spent time explaining his diagnosis in a very pleasant and easy manner so that I understood. Would definitely recommend him.
in Hemphill, TX |
It is so wonderful to be able to recommend Dr. Abbas. He is by far the best of both worlds; doctor and person. I am so proud that he has opened his own practice. He is so committed to his life of medicine and family. I could go on and on.......... Laretta Sayers 04/13/16
in Cypress, TX |
Dr. Abbas is a great doctor. He explains everything to you and why it is happening. I feel very comfortable with him which is a huge change from my last doctor. I'm so happy that my PCP referred me to him.
in Porter, TX |
Dr. Abbas was very good and very detailed during the examination. I was really impressed with his medical matter.
in Houston, TX |
Dr. Abbas is extremely thorough. He asked more questions than any physician I have encountered. He wanted to know everything health related about me. I am a retired registered nurse and appreciate this level of care. Instead of what brings you in he wants to know about about you. Very personable with a great sense of humor.
Polite friendly office staff! Best bed side manner from Dr Abbas! I took my mother to him and I'm a nurse and can't say enough about him! Listens to the patient, extremely thorough. Explained meds in detail. Very caring and kind! Extremely knowledgeable! My mom and I recommend him to everyone.
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Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Conditions Treated

  • Amyloidosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoporosis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis

Procedures Performed

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Bursa Injection
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Texas.

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  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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Education

  • Medical School
    Hamdard College Of Med and Dent Hamdard University Karachi Pakistan

    Graduated in 2001

  • Residency Hospital
    State University Of New York At Buffalo

    Completed in 2007

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Metro Health Hosp/Case Wstn Rsvr University

    Completed in 2013

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Urdu

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Dr. Abbas' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Rheumatology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Abbas' Office & Staff

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Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Abbas

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