We found 13 providers with an interest in urinary tract infection and who accept Blue Advantage Silver HMO 102 near Sugar Land, TX.

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Specializes in Urology
1327 Lake Pointe Parkway; Suite 500
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Steven Maislos is a medical specialist in urology (urinary tract disease). On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Maislos include bladder cancer, nephroscopy, and laser treatment. Dr. Maislos is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Maislos accepts. He welcomes new patients. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston and SUNY Upstate Medical University.

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Relevant Interests: , urinary tract infection (UTI)

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Dr. Nina Holtzapple Dereska, MD
Specializes in Urogynecology
16655 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Nina Dereska sees patients in Sugar Land, TX. Her medical specialty is urogynecology. Dr. Dereska's clinical interests include menopause, pelvic surgery, and female urologic disorders. She honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Amerigroup Star, and more. She attended the University of Florida College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Georgia for residency. Dr. Dereska (or staff) speaks Telephone Interpretation and Spanish. She is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital, Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital, and Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , urinary tract infection (UTI)

All Interests: Female Urologic Disorders, Laparoscopically Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy, Gynecologic Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Kimberly Lee Evans, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
1429 Highway; 6 Ste 201
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Kimberly Evans' specialty is general obstetrics & gynecology. Her areas of expertise include the following: facial problems, perineoplasty, and ablation. Dr. Evans's hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital and Houston Methodist. She obtained her medical school training at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine and performed her residency at Good Samaritan Hospital, Cincinnati and a hospital affiliated with The University of Toledo. She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Amerigroup Star, and more. She is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , urinary tract infection (UTI)

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Dr. Shahid Hasnain, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
16655 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Shahid Hasnain sees patients in Sugar Land, TX and Richmond, TX. His medical specialty is general pediatrics. Dr. Hasnain's education and training includes medical school at Dow Medical College and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Tennessee. His clinical interests include knee problems, scoliosis, and sinusitis (sinus infection). His patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star, as well as other insurance carriers. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Texas Children's Hospital, Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital, and Houston Methodist. Dr. Hasnain is accepting new patients.

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Dr. Bryan Jay Blonder, DO
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
16545 Southwest Freeway; Suite 150
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Bryan Blonder is a medical specialist in general obstetrics & gynecology. On average, patients gave Dr. Blonder a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: sexually transmitted diseases (STds), amenorrhea (missed periods), and dysfunctional uterine bleeding. His professional affiliations include Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital and Houston Methodist. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star, as well as other insurance carriers. He is accepting new patients. Dr. Blonder graduated from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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All Interests: Amenorrhea, Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding, Gynecologic Procedures, Incontinence, Hysteroscopy, ... (Read more)

Dr. C. Funsho Fagbohun, PhD, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
16655 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. C. Fagbohun's area of specialization is general obstetrics & gynecology. These areas are among his clinical interests: high risk pregnancy, high cholesterol (hyperlipidemia), and infertility. Patient ratings for Dr. Fagbohun average 4.0 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Amerigroup Star, and more. Dr. Fagbohun attended medical school at the University of Lagos College of Medicine. He completed his residency training at St. Joseph Medical Center, Houston. His professional affiliations include Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital and Houston Methodist. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
16655 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Cynthia Rios' area of specialization is general obstetrics & gynecology. Dr. Rios's areas of expertise include sexually transmitted diseases (STds), high risk pregnancy, and depression. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital and Houston Methodist. She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star, as well as other insurance carriers. Her practice is open to new patients. Before performing her residency at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Dr. Rios attended the University of Texas Medical School at Houston for medical school.

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Dr. Jayshreeben Prakash Patel, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
16655 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Jayshree Patel is a general OB/GYN in Houston, TX and Sugar Land, TX. Areas of expertise for Dr. Patel include sexually transmitted diseases (STds), warts, and menopause. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital, Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital, and Houston Methodist. Dr. Patel graduated from M.P. Shah Medical College. For her residency, Dr. Patel trained at Synergy Medical Education Alliance. Dr. Patel is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star. She is accepting new patients.

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Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
16605 Southwest Freeway; Suite 365
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Rachna Bhala's specialty is general obstetrics & gynecology. She is rated 3.0 stars out of 5 by her patients. Her areas of expertise include menopause, high risk pregnancy, and urinary tract infection (UTI). Dr. Bhala's hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital and Houston Methodist. Dr. Bhala honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star, as well as other insurance carriers. She is accepting new patients. Before completing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Dr. Bhala attended medical school at R.N.T. Medical College, Udaipur.

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Dr. Sarah Moid Zaidi, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine, Adolescent Medicine
1229 Creek Way Drive; Suite 101
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Sarah Zaidi practices general internal medicine and adolescent medicine. Dr. Zaidi's areas of expertise include the following: prostate problems, thyroid problems, and depression. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. She is a graduate of Dow Medical College. She is affiliated with Houston Methodist. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Specializes in General Internal Medicine, Adolescent Medicine
16655 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Priti Jadav's specialties are general internal medicine and adolescent medicine. Her areas of expertise include the following: menopause, thyroid problems, and adolescent issues. Dr. Jadav's average rating from her patients is 2.0 stars out of 5. She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. She graduated from Medical College Baroda. Dr. Jadav is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Dr. Tehmina Sami, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
16655 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Tehmina Sami is a family medicine physician. These areas are among her clinical interests: sexually transmitted diseases (STds), diabetes, and pap test. Dr. Sami is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital and Houston Methodist. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Sami takes. She is accepting new patients. She attended Dow Medical College for medical school and subsequently trained at Hoboken University Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School for residency.

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Dr. Xun Zhao, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
16651 Sw Freeway; #330
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Xun Zhao works as an internist in Sugar Land, TX. Dr. Zhao studied medicine at Peking University Health Science Center. These areas are among her clinical interests: gastrointestinal problems (digestive disorders), thyroid problems, and anemia. Her average patient rating is 3.5 stars out of 5. She accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Workers' Compensation, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. She is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. Dr. Zhao has an open panel.

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What is a Urinary Tract Infection?

A urinary tract infection, or UTI, happens when bacteria enter the body through the opening where urine is normally released. The bacteria infect the lining of the urethra and bladder, turning them red and inflamed. This causes pain in the abdomen or pelvic area, a burning sensation during urination, a sense of urgency about going to the bathroom, frequent urination, and urine that smells bad and looks cloudy, or even contains traces of blood. If the urinary tract infection is severe, it may travel all the way to the kidneys, a more serious kind of UTI called pyelonephritis. Patients with this kidney infection might have blood in their urine, feel back pain, and develop a fever.

Urinary tract infections are extremely common: 12% of all men and 40-50% of all women will have a urinary tract infection during their lifetime. They are more common in women because women have shorter urethras, so bacteria have a shorter distance to travel from the outside of the body to the bladder and cause an infection. Some people also have urethras that are an unusual shape or have an obstruction in the urethra that makes getting a UTI more likely. Also, certain chronic illnesses like diabetes weaken the immune system, so any bacteria in the body are more likely to cause an infection.

A urinary tract infection can be diagnosed very quickly by a doctor. A sample of urine can be examined under a microscope for the presence of bacteria or white blood cells. There are also diagnostic strips that can be used to test a urine sample without the need for a microscope. Once a diagnosis is made, treatment is a course of oral antibiotics, and most patients feel better within just a few days. There are some things that patients can do themselves to help reduce the risk of getting a urinary tract infection in the future. Stay well hydrated, wipe from front to back after going to the bathroom, wear breathable cotton undergarments, and don’t hold it in when you feel the urge to go.
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