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Quick Facts

  • Accepted Insurance

  • United Healthcare
  • BCBS Texas
  • Multiplan
  • BCBS Blue Card
  • Cigna

Specialties

4 specialties

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Pulmonary Disease

    A pulmonologist is a physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to the lungs and respiratory tract.
    These specialists are similar to critical care specialists in that their patients often require mechanical ventilation to assist their breathing.
    Pulmonologists diagnose and treat patients with conditions such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, asbestosis, pulmonary fibrosis, lung cancer, COPD, and emphysema. Exposure and inhalation of certain toxic substances may also warrant the services of a pulmonologist.
    Some of the tools and tests pulmonologists use to diagnose a patient are a stethoscope in order to listen for abnormal breathing sounds, chest X-rays, CT scans, blood tests, bronchoscopy, and polysomnography.

  • Dermatology

    A dermatologist is a doctor who has extensive training and knowledge of the skin, scalp, hair and nails and treats conditions that affect those areas. These doctors will evaluate any abnormality, blemish or lesion on the skin in order to determine the cause and will determine a course of treatment.
    Dermatologists provide patients with full body scans in order to identify any signs that are indicative of an illness that requires treatment, such as skin cancer. These specialists may also provide cosmetic services, such as mole removal, scar diminishing treatments and even botox and face lifts.

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

Ratings & Comments

126 ratings with 45 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Memorial Clinical Associates when asked is excellent. Memorial Clinical Associates has been reviewed by 126 patients. The rating is 4.1 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Memorial Clinical Associates as provided by patient reviews is 17 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Memorial Clinical Associates is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • Memorial Hermann Memorial City Hospital Houston, TX 77024
  • Methodist Diagnostic Center Hospital Houston, TX 77030
  • Select Specialty Hospital Houston West Houston, TX 77008
  • Spring Branch Medical Center Houston, TX 77055
  • CHRISTUS St Catherine Health & Wellness Katy, TX 77450
  • Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital Katy, TX 77494
  • Select Specialty Hospital Houston Medical Ct Houston, TX 77008
  • West Houston Medical Center Houston, TX 77082
  • Kindred Hospital Houston Northwest Houston, TX 77065
  • Memorial Hermann Continuing Southwest Houston, TX 77080
  • Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital Houston, TX 77074
  • Methodist Sugar Land Hospital Sugar Land, TX 77479
  • Select Specialty Hospital Houston Height Houston, TX 77008
  • St Luke's Episcopal Hospital Houston, TX 77030
  • Memorial Hermann Hospital Houston, TX 77030
  • Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital Houston, TX 77008
  • Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital Houston, TX 77074
  • Select Specialty Hospital - Houston Houston, TX 77030
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following school

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Memorial Clinical Associates is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Houston, TX.

  • Concentra

    Group Practice

    Houston, TX

  • Suburban Physicians Ctr

    Group Practice

    Houston, TX

  • Ashford Pediatric Assoc

    Group Practice

    Houston, TX

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.