Samaneh Dowlatshahi, MD

Metabolic Medicine, Endocrinology

Houston Methodist Academic Medicine Associates - Endocrinology

Accepting New Patients

Samaneh Dowlatshahi, MD

Houston Methodist Academic Medicine Associates - Endocrinology

About Me

Every patient is different with their own unique needs. My goal is to design an individual treatment plan to help each and every one of my patients to achieve the best outcome possible. Being triple board certified in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Diabetes, and Obesity medicine, I use a broad range of knowledge and skills in diagnosis, management, and follow-ups on different endocrinology conditions. Keeping abreast of latest developments in medicine knowledge, I help patients benefit most from available custom based diagnostic and treatment plans.

Clinical Interests

Diabetes, insulin pumps, and continuous glucose monitoring

Thyroid disorders

Disorders of pituitary gland

Metabolic bone diseas and calcium disorders

Gonadal disorders

Adrenal disorders

Hormone Replacement Therapy

Obesity

Hypogonadism

Gestational Diabetes

Pituitary Adenoma

 

Accepted Insurance Plans

90 Degree/Entrust
Aetna Affordable Health Choices
Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna Common Spirit Health KelseyCare
Aetna Common Spirit Minimum Value Plan
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna Health Network
Aetna International
Aetna Managed Choice / Elect Choice
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
Aetna Meritain Health
Aetna Open Access
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Aetna QPOS
Aetna Select
Aetna Signature Administrators
Aetna Signature Administrators Allied Benefits
Aetna Signature Administrators CoreSource
Aetna Signature Administrators TX Annual Conf of UMC
Aetna Student Health
Aetna Transplant
Aetna Workers' Comp
All Saver/United Healthcare
Amerigroup STAR+PLUS Medicare-Medicaid Plan
Amerivantage Medicare Advantage
Amerivantage Medicare Advantage HMO-D-SNP
Beech Street PPO
Best Doctors International
Care Improvement Plus Medicare Advantage
Cigna APWU
Cigna Allegiance Houston Methodist Employee Medical Plan
Cigna Allegiance OAP
Cigna Allegiance PPO
Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna EPO
Cigna Global Health Benefits (International)
Cigna Great West
Cigna HMO
Cigna HealthSpring Medicare Advantage HMO
Cigna HealthSpring Medicare Advantage PPO
Cigna Indemnity
Cigna LocalPlus
Cigna NALC
Cigna Network
Cigna Network Open Access
Cigna Open Access
Cigna Open Access Plus (OAP)
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Cigna Qualcare
Cigna Shared Administration OAP
Cigna Shared Administration PPO
Cigna SureFit
Community Health Choice Marketplace-Silver & Gold
Community Health Choice Medicare Advantage HMO DSNP
Coventry PPO
DEVOTED HEALTH CORE GREATER HOUSTON HMO
DEVOTED HEALTH PRIME GREATER HOUSTON HMO
Erickson Advantage
Evolutions HealthCare PPO
First Health PPO
Galaxy Health Network PPO
HAA Preferred Partners (International)
HealthSmart Accel PPO
HealthSmart PPO
HealthSmart Payors Organization
Humana HMO / EPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus/Choice
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
Humana Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana Natl POS Open Access
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Humana PPO & Preferred PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
Independent Medical Systems PPO (IMS)
Medica-UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
Medicare
Molina Dual Options StarPlus MMP
Molina Healthcare STAR+PLUS MCD
Molina Healthcare TX STAR MCD
Molina Healthcare of TX CHIP MCD
Molina Marketplace Exchange
Molina Medicare Complete Care HMO SNP
MultiPlan PPO
Occunet
Olympus Managed Care (International)
Oscar Easy Care Medicare Advantage
PHCS Healthy Directions
PHCS PPO
ProCare Medicare Advantage
Provider Select PPO
Student Assurance Services Student Accident Plan
TRS-Care Medicare Advantage
TexanPlus/Wellcare Medicare Advantage
UHC Dual Complete MCR
UHC Medicare Chronic Complete
UHC Medicare Complete
UHC Medicare Solutions
UMR
US Family Health Plan
United Health Integrated Services
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
United Healthcare Nexus ACO
United Healthcare Plan of the River Valley
UnitedHealthOne
UnitedHealthcare Choice
UnitedHealthcare ChoicePlus
UnitedHealthcare Core
UnitedHealthcare Core Plus
UnitedHealthcare EPO
UnitedHealthcare Golden Rule
UnitedHealthcare HMO
UnitedHealthcare Navigate
UnitedHealthcare Navigate Plus
UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
UnitedHealthcare Oxford
UnitedHealthcare POS
UnitedHealthcare PPO
UnitedHealthcare Select / ERS
UnitedHealthcare Student Resources
UnitedHealthcare West
WellMed AARP Medicare Advantage Plan
WellMed AARP Medicare Complete
WellMed United Healthcare Dual Complete

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

Credentials

MEDICAL DEGREE
Doctor of Medicine | Tehran University of Medical Sciences | 2008
RESIDENCY
Internal Medicine | Presence St. Frances Hospital | 2015
FELLOWSHIP
Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism | University of Pittsburgh Medical Center | 2017
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist Hospital

Languages

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

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What insurance does Dr. Samaneh Dowlatshahi accept?
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  • Where is Dr. Samaneh Dowlatshahi located?
    Dr. Samaneh Dowlatshahi sees patients at the following locations:
    • Smith Tower, 6550 Fannin St., Ste 1101, Houston, TX 77030
  • What languages do Dr. Samaneh Dowlatshahi and/or staff speak?
    Dr. Samaneh Dowlatshahi and/or office staff speak English and Farsi