We found 5 pediatric endocrinologists who accept Humana Bronze 6450/Houston HMOx near Houston, TX.
Dr. Katherine Velez specializes in pediatric endocrinology and adolescent medicine and practices in Houston, TX and The Woodlands, TX. Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Dr. Velez attended the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine. Dr. Velez honors several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. She is affiliated with Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital.
Dr. Nunilo Rubio is a medical specialist in pediatric endocrinology. He has a special interest in bone problems. Dr. Rubio is affiliated with Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital. He is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.
Clinical interests: Bone Disorders
Dr. Michael Yafi's area of specialization is pediatric endocrinology. He takes several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. Dr. Yafi attended the University of Damascus Faculty of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Michigan State University (MSU). He is affiliated with Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital.
Clinical interests: Psychological Aspects of Hormonal Disorders
Dr. David Rodriguez-Buritica is a Houston, TX physician who specializes in pediatric endocrinology and pediatric genetics. Dr. Rodriguez-Buritica attended National University of Colombia Faculty of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Winthrop University Hospital for residency. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Rodriguez-Buritica include genetic disorders. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers.
Clinical interests: Pediatric Medical Genetics
Dr. Patrick Brosnan is a specialist in pediatric endocrinology. He honors United Healthcare Choice, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare EPO, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Georgetown University School of Medicine. Dr. Brosnan has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors.
Conditions / Treatments
Years Since Graduation
- Growth disorders, which prevent children from growing or maturing as expected
- Thyroid disease
- Pituitary or adrenal disorders
- Sex hormone disorders, where the body produces either too little or too much of the hormones that affect puberty and sexual development
- Unexplained obesity
- Intersex, a group of conditions that make a person's sex unclear
- Vitamin D deficiency
- Problems with calcium metabolism
- Treatment for transgender children, who feel they do not match the gender associated with their external genitalia (many, but not all, pediatric endocrinology offices provide this service)