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About Dr. Yasser Shaib

Dr. Yasser Shaib, MD, MPH is a Doctor primarily located in Houston, TX. He has 18 years of experience. His specialties include Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Shaib is affiliated with Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Michael E Debakey Vamc and Texas Children's Hospital. Dr. Shaib has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

7 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Yasser Shaib is Great. Dr. Yasser Shaib has been rated by 7 patients. From those 7 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Yasser Shaib is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Baylor Clinic

6620 Main St
Houston, TX 77030
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Specialties

Dr. Yasser Shaib has the following 2 specialties

  • Gastroenterology

    A gastroenterologist is a specialist in diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the digestive/gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These doctors are experts on how food moves through the digestive system and is chemically broken down, with nutrients being absorbed and waste excreted. You might see this kind of doctor if you are experiencing any number of stomach issues, some of which might be severe diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, ulcers, acid reflux, Crohn's disease and more.

  • 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Yasser Shaib has the following 5 expertise

  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Constipation
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Board Certifications

Dr. Yasser Shaib is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Dismissive and condescending

First of all, Dr. Shaib didn't even examine me. He simply asked a few questions about my symptoms & said I probably just have acid reflux. He made the assumption that I eat large meals & fatty/sugary foods (I don't) & told me to lose weight (I've already lost 100+ lbs). He never even asked about my eating habits or lifestyle. Even though I told him I had taken every type of OTC drug, even doubling & tripling dosages, for years with little to no effect, he gave me a Rx for a VERY expensive drug, saying if it was too expensive to just use the OTC stuff for 3 months then come back for a re-evaluation. All this without ANY sort of examination! Any question or response I gave was met with indignity & brushed off. The whole "exam" lasted maybe 3 minutes before he left. Needless to say, I am looking for another doctor.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2015)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Shaib is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center
  • Michael E Debakey Vamc
  • Texas Children's Hospital
  • Saint Lukes Hospital
  • Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center
  • St Luke's Episcopal Hospital
  • Ben Taub General Hospital
  • The Methodist Hospital
  • Park Plaza Hospital
  • Education

    18 Years Experience

  • American University Of Beirut

    Graduated in 1995

  • New York Medical College

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Yasser Shaib accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas
    • BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
    • BCBS TX BlueChoice
    • BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO

Locations & Directions

Baylor Clinic, 6620 Main St, Houston, TX
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