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Dr. Altaf Karim MD

Dr. Altaf Karim MD

Internist

Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Medical Center
4.8 /5
47 reviews

Summary

A graduate of the University of Karachi Dow Medical College in Karachi, Pakistan, Dr. Karim completed his internal medicine residency at Loyola University Medical Center, Foster G. McGaw Hospital and Hines VA Hospital in Chicago. Dr. Karim is a firm believer in the vital role a good patient/doctor relationship plays ... Read More

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Biography

A graduate of the University of Karachi Dow Medical College in Karachi, Pakistan, Dr. Karim completed his internal medicine residency at Loyola University Medical Center, Foster G. McGaw Hospital and Hines VA Hospital in Chicago. Dr. Karim is a firm believer in the vital role a good patient/doctor relationship plays in maintaining good health. He also advocates the importance of continuity of care and will often follow his patients during their hospitalization. His clinical interests include cardiology, metabolic syndrome-related disorders, hypertension, high cholesterol, diabetes and obesity.

He has been consecutively selected as a "Houston Top Doc" in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2014 by H Texas Magazine and has practiced in The Woodlands for the past 15 years. Dr. Karim lives with his family in The Woodlands and in his spare time enjoys traveling, reading, music and staying active. He encourages his patients to find hobbies and remain active as a part of a healthy lifestyle. Dr. Karim is an avid racquetball player who has competed in state doubles competitions. 

Practice Information

Dr. Karim practices at Memorial Hermann Medical Group The Woodlands in North Houston. 

Physician Details

Gender
Male
Hours
Mon - Fri 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Medical Education
Dow Medical College-Registrar, 1984
Internships & Residency
Loyola University Medical Center, 1993
Clinical Interests
Cardio-Pulmonary Medicine, Diabetes, Gastroenterology, Hypertension, Neurology, Stress, Stress Testing
PCP Number
100000019922
Cities Served
Conroe, Houston, Hufsmith, Spring, Tomball
ZIP Codes Served
77068, 77073, 77090, 77268, 77302, 77337, 77373

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Amerigroup Chip
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Cigna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Community Health Choice Chip
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Community Health Choice Star
  • Humana (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana HMOx QHP Exchange
  • Medicaid Traditional
  • Medicare Traditional
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare (Most Benefit Plans)

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Reviews

5.0/5
5.0 /5
45 Reviews

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5.0/5
Aug 19, 2019
Google
My husband and I both appreciate the fact Dr Karim has a genuine concern for his patients and also we always get in and out in a timely manor. appreciate the time Dr Karim spends with his patients. Also we never have to wait long before seeing him.
Google
4.0/5
Jan 11, 2019
Google
Survey
5.0/5
Dec 27, 2018
I appreciate Dr. Karim's advice and friendly manner.
Survey
5.0/5
Dec 22, 2018
Doctor took his time, was clear on instructions.
Survey
5.0/5
Dec 19, 2018
Dr Altaf is family friendly doctor: we trusted him to take care of our family
Survey
5.0/5
Dec 18, 2018
dr Karim always takes time and explains things well
Survey
5.0/5
Dec 18, 2018
Appointment went very well and on time.
Survey
5.0/5
Dec 14, 2018
Dr. Karim is always prepared and sensitive to what will work well with my situation. He's knowledgeable concerning a wide variety of issues. His office is efficient and friendly.
Survey
5.0/5
Dec 14, 2018
Dr. Karim is timely, to the point and does care about his patients.
Survey
5.0/5
Dec 12, 2018
As noted above, Dr. Karim is exactly the kind of doctor for which I was searching.
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