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Dr. Robert Saunders MD

Dr. Robert Saunders MD


Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital
(713) 461-6711


Dr. Robert Saunders completed his pre-medical education at Mississippi State University and earned his medical degree from the University of Mississippi Medical Center. After medical school, he completed his internal medicine training in the U.S. Air Force, including a year as chief resident at Keesler Medical Center in Biloxi, Mississippi. After practicing internal medicine for several years in California, he completed a fellowship in allergy-immunology at the University of California Davis Medical Center.

Board certified in both allergy-immunology and internal medicine, Dr. Saunders has practiced in Houston since 2001. He treats both children and adults.

Dr. Saunders particularly enjoys the patient education process. His goal is for his patients to enjoy the same lifestyle as their non-allergic/asthmatic peers do.

Dr. Saunders retired from the Air Force Reserves in 2007 with the rank of Colonel. He is married and has two daughters and a stepson.

Physician Details

Medical Education
University of Mississippi - Registrar, 1972
Internships & Residency
Keesler Medical Center, 1976
University of California Davis - Division of Allergy & Rheumatology, 1995
PCP Number
Cities Served
Alief, Alvin, Angleton, Bacliff, Barker


ZIP Codes Served
77001, 77002, 77003, 77004, 77005, 77006, 77007


Affiliated Centers

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Memorial Hermann
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Cigna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare (Most Benefit Plans)