Zohair Abbas, MD

Rheumatology

Accepting New Patients

About Me

Dr Abbas is a board certified Rheumatologist. He earned his medical degree with honors at Hamdard College of Medicine and Dentistry in Karachi, Pakistan. He completed Internal Medicine residency at State University of New York at Buffalo.

After completion of residency, Dr Abbas joined academic faculty in Department of Medicine at University at Buffalo. He was actively involved in teaching students, interns and residents. He was awarded Dr Carter Pannill award in 2009 for excellence in teaching.

In 2011, Dr Abbas pursued fellowship in field of Rheumatology. In 2013, he completed his fellowship at Case Western Reserve University at Metrohealth in Cleveland, Ohio.

Dr Abbas now practices Rheumatology in Houston, TX. He started Rheumatology Care of North Houston in January 2016. He is dedicated to providing high quality and comprehensive care.

Accepted Insurance Plans

Aetna
Aetna Open Access
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Aetna Select
BCBS Blue Choice-Hlth Select
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Choice PPO Affordable Care Act/Marketplace plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield Best Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield FEP Federal Employee Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Saver PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Temp PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Traditional / Par Plan
Blue Cross and Blue Shield HMO
Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna Network
Cigna Network Open Access
Cigna Open Access
Cigna Open Access Plus (OAP)
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
HMO Blue
Humana
Humana HMO / EPO
Humana Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana National POS Open Access (Affordable Care Act/MarketPlace plan)
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Humana PPO & Preferred PPO
Humana TRS-Care Medicare Advantage PPO Plan
Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
HumanaNatl POS Open Access
Medicare
UMR
United Healthcare
UnitedHealthcare Choice
UnitedHealthcare ChoicePlus
UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
UnitedHealthcare POS
UnitedHealthcare PPO
UnitedHealthcare Select / ERS

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

Credentials

MEDICAL SCHOOL
Hamdard College of Medicine & Dentistry - Karachi, Pakistan | 2001
RESIDENCY
Internal Medicine | State University of New York at Buffalo - Buffalo, NY | 2007
BOARD CERTIFICATION
Internal Medicine | State University of New York at Buffalo - Buffalo, NY | 2008
Rheumatology | Case Western Reserve University - Metrohealth, OH | 2013
FELLOWSHIP
Rheumatology | Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine - Cleveland, OH | 2013
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital
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