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Dr. Sara Taveras Alam, MD

Hematology

Medical Oncology

Dr. Sara Taveras Alam earned her medical degree at Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE) in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. She completed her internship and residency in internal medicine at Jacobi Medical Center-Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, N.Y., where she served as chief resident. She worked as a leukemia/lymphoma hospitalist at ...

Dr. Sara Taveras Alam earned her medical degree at Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE) in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. She completed her internship and residency in internal medicine at Jacobi Medical Center-Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, N.Y., where she served as chief resident. She worked as a leukemia/lymphoma hospitalist at Sylvester Cancer Center-University of Miami prior to her fellowship in hematology-oncology at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) in Houston.

During her fellowship at BCM, she was honored as a member of the American Society of Hematology (ASH) Trainee Council and a scholar of the BCM Center of Excellence in Health Equity, Training & Research. As Hematology-Oncology faculty, she has trained with the ASH Medical Educator’s Institute and serves on the taskforce for the ASH Hematology Review Series- an initiative she helped launch as a trainee during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Board certified in internal medicine and hematology, she treats adult patients 18 years and older and also speaks Spanish. Her primary clinical interests are leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma.

Her research has focused on health care disparities in hematologic malignancies, real-world outcomes in hematologic malignancies as well as the impact of medical education interventions and stressors on hematology/oncology trainees.

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Locations and Appointments

Call to make an appointment (713) 500-3961

Meet the Provider

Specialties
  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology
Medical Education

Universidad Iberoamericana 2011

Languages Spoken
  • Spanish
  • English
Fellowship

Baylor College of Medicine - Hematology and Oncology 2021

Affiliated Centers
  • Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
Gender

Female

Internship & Residency

Jacobi Medical Center-Internal medicine 2015

Clinical Interests
  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Myeloma
Cities Served

Bellaire, Galena Park, Houston, Missouri City

Zip Codes Served

77001, 77002, 77003, 77004, 77005, 77006, 77007, 77008, 77009, 77010, ...

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Insurance Accepted

Insurance Providers
  • AARP Medicare Complete
  • Aetna Most Benefit Plans
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • AHI Healthlink
  • Amerigroup Chip
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Beechstreet
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Cigna Most Benefit Plans
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna Healthspring Star Plus MMP
  • Coastal Comp Healthnetworks Work Comp
  • Community Health Choice
  • Community Health Choice Chip
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace Kelsey QHP
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Community Health Choice Star
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO Network
  • Coventry Medicare Advantra
  • First Health - PPO Network
  • First Health - Worker's Comp
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Healthsmart
  • Humana HMOx QHP Exchange
  • Humanachoice PPO Medicare
  • Independant Medical Systems
  • Medicaid Traditional
  • Medicare Traditional
  • Medicus International - PPO Network
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Molina StarStar Plus
  • Multiplan
  • OccuNet PPO - PPO Network
  • Private Healthcare System
  • Reny Company Worker's Comp
  • Superior Foster Care Program
  • United Healthcare Most Benefit Plans
  • United Healthcare Chip
  • United Healthcare CHIP Perinate
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
  • United Healthcare Medicare Complete
  • United Healthcare Star
  • United Healthcare TXMMP
  • US Family Health Plan
  • USA Managed Care Organization - PPO Network
  • Wellcare
  • WELLCARE TEXAN PLUS
  • WorkLink Worker's Comp

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