Dr. Lazaro Cherem MD Nephrologist

Dr. Lazaro Cherem is a nephrologist in Houston, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Kindred Hospital-Houston and Park Plaza Hospital. He received his medical degree from Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Cherem accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 19 doctors at Kindred Hospital-Houston and one of 34 at Park Plaza Hospital who specialize in Nephrology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology

Clinical Interests: All aspects of Nephrology care

Hospital Affiliation

Kindred Hospital-Houston

Park Plaza Hospital

Plaza Specialty Hospital

Select Specialty Hospital-Houston Medical Center

St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital
High performing in Nephrology

The Methodist Hospital
Ranked #28 in Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

Mount Sinai School of Medicine at Elmhurst
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1976 - 1978

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1978 - 1980

Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara
Class of 1973

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 35 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 13 years in Nephrology

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

MO State Medical License
Active through 2013

TX State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Bortezomib successfully reverses early recurrence of light-chain deposition disease in a renal allograft: a case report.
Kaposztas, Z., Kahan, B. D., Katz, S. M., Van Buren, C. T., Cherem, L.

Dialysis in the management of pregnant patients with renal insufficiency.
Redrow, M., Cherem, L., Elliott, J., Mangalat, J., Mishler, R. E., Bennett, W. M., Lutz, M., Sigala, J., Byrnes, J., Phillipe, M.

Dialysis in pregnancy: a critical review.
Elliott, J. P., O'Keeffe, D. F., Schon, D. A., Cherem, L. B.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card 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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