Dr. Lazaro Cherem, MD, Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist)
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Dr. Lazaro Cherem, MD

Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist) | Nephrology

5/5(14)
7015 Almeda Rd Houston TX, 77054
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5/5

About

Dr. Lazaro Cherem is a nephrologist practicing in Houston, TX. Dr. Cherem specializes in the care and treatment of the kidneys. As a nephrologist, Dr. Cherem most typically treats conditions like kidney stones, chronic kidney disease, acute renal failure, polycystuc kidney disease, high blood pressure and more. Nephrologists are also experts on kidney transplantation and dialysis. They are usually referred to by primary care physicians for problems related to the kidneys, and while they can perform tests to diagnose kidney disorders, they do not perform surgeries.

Education and Training

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Honduras Facultad de Ciencias Medicas 1973

Universidad AutÛnoma de Guadalajara Facultad de Medicina 1976

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine

Internal Medicine and in nephrology

Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM

Provider Details

MaleEnglish

Areas of expertise and specialization

nephrology, specializing in areas such as hypertension, dialysis & transplant medicine

Professional Memberships

  • St. Luke's Independent Practice Association, the Harris County Medical Society, the Sociedad Medica American British Cowdray Hospital, the American Medical Association  
  • American College of Physicians, the American Society of Nephrology, the American Society of Transplant Medicine, and the Renal Physicians Association  

Fellowships

  • Washington University/Barnes Hospital  Nephrology 

Dr. Lazaro Cherem, MD's Practice location

Lazaro Cherem MD PA Cherem (Kidney Specialty Care)

7015 Almeda Rd -
Houston, TX 77054
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New patients: 713-799-2900, 713-799-2900
Fax: 713-791-1028

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Patient Experience with Dr. Cherem


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Dr. Lazaro Cherem, MD has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 14 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist) in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

Media Releases

Renowned Nephrologist Celebrating 51 Years of Excellence in Houston

A distinguished nephrologist based in Houston, Texas, Dr. Cherem brings over five decades of expertise to the field of healthcare. Affiliated with multiple prestigious hospitals in the area, he is renowned for his comprehensive approach, compassionate care, and commitment to excellence in nephrology.

With a career spanning 51 years, he has established himself as a leading expert in nephrology, specializing in areas such as hypertension, dialysis & transplant medicine. His dedication to providing personalized care tailored to each individual’s needs sets him apart as a compassionate and understanding healthcare provider, his reviews in public platforms are just outstanding and every patient ends up corroborating what they initially read about him before going in to see him.

Before embarking on his professional journey, Dr. Cherem completed his fellowship in nephrology at Washington University/Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. His internship and residency experiences include positions at Dalhousie University School of Medicine in Nova Scotia, Canada, National Institute of Cardiology in Mexico City, Mexico, and Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. He earned his medical degree from Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara in Mexico.

Board-certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine both in Internal Medicine and in nephrology, his dedication to staying at the forefront of medical advancements is evident in his active involvement in various professional organizations. He is a member of the St. Luke’s Independent Practice Association, the Harris County Medical Society, the Sociedad Medica American British Cowdray Hospital, the American Medical Association, the American College of Physicians, the American Society of Nephrology, the American Society of Transplant Medicine, and the Renal Physicians Association.

Among his other roles, Dr. Cherem’s hospital affiliations include Houston Methodist Hospital, CHI Health/Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center, Kindred Hospital,  all located in Houston. His presence in these institutions has had a profound impact on the quality of care provided to patients in the region.

Aside from his medical achievements, he is a multifaceted individual with a range of hobbies and interests. He enjoys reading, traveling, exploring different cultures and languages, watching movies, staying physically active, and engaging in meaningful family activities. 

As Dr. Cherem continues to make a difference in the lives of his patients, his legacy of excellence and compassion in healthcare remains steadfast. His expertise, coupled with his genuine care and dedication, serves as an inspiration to both his colleagues and the community he serves.

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