Dr. Filemon K Tan MD Rheumatologist

Dr. Filemon Tan is a rheumatologist in Houston, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center and Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical School at Houston and has been in practice for 20 years. Dr. Tan accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 3 doctors at Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center and one of 5 at Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital who specialize in Rheumatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Rheumatologist: General Rheumatology

Hospital Affiliation

Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center

Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas at Houston
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1991 - 1993

University of Texas at Houston
Fellowship, Rheumatology, 1995 - 1998

University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 19 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 16 years in Rheumatology

Texas Medical License

Publications & Presentations

The complex genetics of scleroderma.
Ahmed, S.S., Tan, F.K., Arnett, F.C.

Genetics and genomic studies in scleroderma (systemic sclerosis).
Agarwal, S.K., Tan, F.K., Arnett, F.C.

Genotypic analysis of the TGF beta-509 allele in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus and Sjogren''s syndrome.
Caserta, T. M., Knisley, A. A., Tan, F. K., Arnett, F. C., Brown, T. L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • 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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