Bernardino Abaya, MD


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Bernardino Abaya, MD

About Me

Dr. Abaya is board certified in internal medicine and nephrology. Graduating as Medical Class Valedictorian at the University of the Philippines in 1984, Dr. Abaya began his medical career as an intern and resident at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. He was honored for his outstanding clinical performance at Cook County Hospital from 1988 to 1989.

In 1989, he came to Houston, Texas as a fellow in the Baylor College of Medicine Nephrology Program. He received an award as president of the Texas Association of Philippine Physicians in 1998. To better accommodate his patients, Dr. Abaya founded his private practice on Dorrington Street in 2006. Dr. Abaya continues to serve his patients at various hospitals and dialysis centers around Houston, but most specifically at Houston Methodist Hospital and at his private practice clinic.

Clinical Interests

Kidney Related Disease
Kidney Stones
Kidney Transplants
Lipid Disorders
Physical Exams
Renal Failure

Accepted Insurance Plans

Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
AmeriGroup Medicaid StarPlus
Beech Street PPO
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Best Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Saver PPO
Cigna Allegiance
Cigna Allegiance Houston Methodist Employee Medical Plan
Cigna Great West
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Evolutions HealthCare PPO
Fiesta Groceries-Emp Direct
First Health PPO
Galaxy Health Network PPO
Guardian Life PPO
HMO Blue
HealthSmart PPO
Humana HMO / EPO
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Independent Medical Systems PPO (IMS)
Kelsey Seybold Affiliate Network
MultiPlan PPO
Mutual of Omaha PPO
PacifiCare PPO
PacificCare HMO
ProAmerica Managed Care PPO
Providers Network of Amer PPO
USA Managed Care PPO
USC Health Services-Transplt
UnitedHealthcare EPO
UnitedHealthcare HMO
UnitedHealthcare POS
UnitedHealthcare PPO

Insurance plans may change. Please verify your plan is accepted when scheduling an appointment.


University of Philippines College of Medicine-Manila, Philippines | 1984
Baylor College of Medicine - Houston, TX | 1993
Cook County Hospital - Chicago, IL | 1989
Cook County Hospital - Chicago, IL | 1986
Internal Medicine - General Medicine
  • Houston Methodist Hospital


  • English
  • Filipino
  • Spanish
Languages listed are spoken by doctor and/or office staff.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What insurance does Dr. Bernardino Abaya accept?
    See the insurance that Dr. Bernardino Abaya accepts here.
  • Where is Dr. Bernardino Abaya located?
    Dr. Bernardino Abaya sees patients at the following locations:
    • 2517 Dorrington St, Houston, TX 77030
  • What languages do Dr. Bernardino Abaya and/or staff speak?
    Dr. Bernardino Abaya and/or office staff speak English, Filipino and Spanish