Juan Jorge Olivero, MD

Nephrology

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Juan Jorge Olivero, MD

About Me

Dr. Olivero received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin after graduating from Strake Jesuit College Preparatory.  He received his Doctorate of Medicine from Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara and his Fifth Pathway Certificate from New York Medical College.  Dr. Olivero completed his internship and residency at Baylor College of Medicine.  He also received his Fellowship in Nephrology from Baylor.  

Dr. Olivero is board certified in Nephrology and is a certified Specialist in Clinical Hypertension.  He is a Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology and is certified by the American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology in kidney ultrasonography.

Dr. Olivero is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at both Weill Cornell Medical College and The Institute of Academic Medicine at Houston Methodist Hospital.  He is the medical director of DaVita @ Home Dialysis and Home for Texas Dialysis as well as the Nephrology inpatient unit at Houston Methodist Hospital.  Dr. Olivero serves on the DaVita Physicians Council at the national level. He is on the By-laws Committee, Nominating Committee and chairs the Clinical Nutrition Subcommittee at Houston Methodist Hospital.  

Dr. Olivero was named a Top 300 Physician in Houston in 2012 by Health and Fitness Sports Magazine and was recognized as a Top Doctor by Houstonia Magazine in 2013.

Clinical Interests

  • Dialysis
  • Hypertension
  • Kidney Related Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Transplants
  • Ultrasound

Accepted Insurance Plans

Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Aramco Service
Beech Street PPO
Cigna Great West
First Health PPO
HMO Blue
HealthSmart
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Letter of Guarantee
Medicaid
Medicare
Medicus International
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS PPO
UnitedHealthcare EPO
UnitedHealthcare HMO
UnitedHealthcare POS
UnitedHealthcare PPO

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

Credentials

MEDICAL SCHOOL
Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara - Zapopan, Mexico | 2000
BOARD CERTIFICATION
Internal Medicine | Baylor College of Medicine | 2004
Nephrology | Baylor College of Medicine | 2006
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist Hospital

Languages

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