Dr. Elie N Saber MD Nephrologist

Dr. Elie Saber is a nephrologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Houston Methodist Hospital and Houston Northwest Medical Center. He received his medical degree from St Joseph's University Medical School and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Saber accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 92 doctors at Houston Methodist Hospital and one of 29 at Houston Northwest Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish, French and Arabic.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology, Acute Renal Failure, Chronic Renal Failure & Dialysis, Glomerular Disease

Clinical Interests: Kidney, Dialysis, Thyroid, ACUTE RENAL FAILURE, CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE, DIALYSIS, EDEMA STATES, ELECTROLYTE DISTURBANCE, ANEMIA, HYPERPARATHYROIDISM SECONDARY TO CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE, ACID BASE DISORDERS.

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • French
  • Arabic

Education & Medical Training

Texas Tech University Health Science Center (Amarillo TX)
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1996–1999

Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1999–2001

St Joseph's University Medical School
Class of 1994

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 15 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 13 years in Nephrology

CO State Medical License
Active through 2015

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (ASNF), American Society of Nephrology

Publications & Presentations

Automatic image segmentation by dynamic region growth and multiresolution merging.
Ugarriza, L. G., Saber, E., Vantaram, S. R., Amuso, V., Shaw, M., Bhaskar, R.

Lossless generalized-lSB data embedding.
Celik, M. U., Sharma, G., Tekalp, A. M., Saber, E.

Object segmentation and labeling by learning from examples.
Xu, Y., Saber, E., Tekalp, A. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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